Curves

One of the more interesting buildings in the National Capital Region, is Douglas Cardinal’s National Museum of Civilization, across from Parliament in the old Hull part of Gatineau, Quebec.

Cardinal was inspired by the Canadian Shield when he designed this building.

Here we see an overview reflected in a nearby window.

Here is another view of the many curves of the structure.

Some curves are organic in look.

Finally a detail of the Zen Garden on the site.

Darrell


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About Darrell Larose

I am a highly motivated self confessed techno-geek. While rooted in traditional analog photography, I have embraced the new technologies in photography. I am just as comfortable under the dark cloth of a large-format view camera, as I am with a digital camera. I can produce award winning photographs within the darkroom, or from a digital-desktop. With 40 years of photography as a both hobby, and over 30 in the professional arena I have always produced. I am self-taught in the digital media, I have been a PhotoShop user since 1995 (version 2.5) I found the transition fairly seamless due to my long experience in labs. I have worked within various Government photo units, including the Forensic Photo Section of the RCMP, as well as various professional labs. I can easily converse with a police forensic photographer as I can with a wedding sports or commercial photographer. I have worked for several of Ottawa’s top photographers. I have worked at several pro labs. As well as many years in photo retail.
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One Response to Curves

  1. Bill Akerley says:

    Stunning photography – Great photos. Wow! Hull has never looked so good.

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