2016 Canada Day Fireworks

On Canada Day, I like to avoid the crowds in downtown, so I wander over to Victoria Island. This places me 800 metres from the launch point. All photos © Darrell Larose, all rights reserved. I shot in RAW (Pentax PEF), and during post I set the white balance to 3400° Kelvin as it renders the […]

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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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Les grands feux Casino du Lac‑Leamy Greece’s entry. Saturday August 15, 2015

The third day of Les grands feux Casino du Lac‑Leamy, today was Greece.  Saturday August 15, 2015.  Back to Victoria Island in the Ottawa River, 900 metres west of the launch point. Saturday I’ll scout out another spot. Les grands feux Casino du Lac‑Leamy Greece’s entry. Saturday August 15, 2015. Pentax ✩istD SMC Pentax-FA 50mm […]

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