AUGUST 17, 2016, Les grands feux Casino du Lac‑Leamy fireworks: Team Australia

The weather sucked on Saturday August 13th, so I skipped Team Eastonia’s show. Last night I walked the extra mile, yes one more mile to the Québec side of the Macdonald-Cartier Interprovincial Bridge. My chosen vantage point was about 50 metres from the Ontario-Québec border. I decided this angle would have the historical Royal Alexandra […]

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Door #1, Door #2 or Door #3

Doors can be interesting.  While wondering about downtown these doors caught my attention. This former bank main branch, has gold (ok brass) doors. Gold Door, Pentax ✩istD SMC Pentax-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime.   This turn of the century apartment block has oak, brass and glass. Oak Door, Pentax ✩istD AT-X Tokina 60~120mm f:2.8 zoom lens. […]

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Green Christmas lights in Ottawa

In Ottawa this time of year the “Blue Hour” is between 4:30-5:00 PM. Although it was +7°C, and not a snowflake in sight. The Canal is not frozen, and had ducks swimming around Parliament in the “Blue Hour” Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens. 4 seconds @ f:22 Parliament lights. Pentax ✩istD SMC-M 35mm […]

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Ottawa After Dark II

On Saturday November 28, 2015, I went out for a dusk/night shooting outing, here are a few of my images that I like.  Photos Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA with 50mm f:1.4 prime lens, or my 14mm f:2.8 wide-angle lens. Last rays of the setting sun on a crane. Saturday November 28, 2015, Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 […]

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Ottawa After Dark

On Monday November 16, 2015, the Camera Club of Ottawa had a night shooting outing, here are a few of my images that I like.  All photos  Pentax ✩istD SMC-FA 50mm f:1.4 prime lens. © Darrell Larose. On the way to Ottawa City Hall, where the group was starting out from I was intrigued with […]

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Ottawa Skyline

Spring has arrived in the Nation’s Capital. I am enjoying living in the downtown core as Ottawa is a delightful mix of new and old. Years of neglect on this old theatre is clear in the is detail. A modern steel and glass low-rise office building on Lisgar Street. Sun filtering through clouds to the […]

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