Blachford Lake Lodge

Blachford Lake Lodge While planning my trip to Yellowknife, Northwest Territories, I thought it would be nice to supplement my camping itinerary with a little bit of pampering—after all, we were celebrating our fifth anniversary and wanted to make this trip a little more memorable. After searching online through countless pages of things to do and places […]

The Real Aurora Borealis

This post explains how typical people see the Aurora Borealis. We don’t see the vibrant and bright colours that we always see in photographs, so what exactly do we see out in the field?

A sneak peek at Nordstrom Eaton Centre

A few days ago I spent the evening at a private preview party for the new Nordstrom Eaton Centre, before its grand opening on September 16, 2016. We had a chance to tour the area, take snaps, and enjoy the café on the first floor, and Habitant, the fully license bar on the second floor, serving up some tasty food items. […]

The LG 360 Cam

The LG 360 Camera comes at a time when 360 photos and videos are becoming fairly popular within social media outlets. Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube all support these new formats and photographers are just finding out the potential for them. So when I was given the LG 360 Cam from LG Canada, I knew I had to take […]



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 Island living at its best.  It's my wife's birthday today and while she thinks I spend way too much time on social media, and she'll never show her face in any of my photos, I love her for everything that she is. Thank you for being who you are and for putting up with me and my photography requests all these years!
 Why is this part of #torontosunriseseriesbytaku when there's a moon in the photo? Because you just have to wake up early enough to catch it before it dips below the horizon. Sorry the answer isn't anything more interesting!  This person had it right. I saw this sailboat anchored here during sunrise, and also during sunset. I never saw the owner out of the boat though, which was a shame because the views from there would have been stellar. I've been told it's fairly easy to get a boat license here in Ontario. Does anybody have one?