New York Landscape

New York Landscape

We went to New York City this past August.  We’ve gone the past couple of summers to see pre-season New York Giants games.  This year all of my boys traveled with us.  We did the bus tours and shopping and of course saw the New York Giants at the Met Stadium....
Swarm of Trees

Swarm of Trees

I took this photo last Sunday afternoon while on a walk in our 30 acres of hardwood forest at the back of our property.  My husband was harvesting wood.  We heat our home primarily with wood using an outdoor wood stove.  It was snowing steadily but gently that day...
Movement in Football

Movement in Football

I am a football fan, especially when my boys are playing.  I love taking photos while the boys are in the field doing their thing.  My youngest son, especially, loves football.  Most of the time I like crisp images and I use the sports mode to capture the split second...
Much Ado about Shirtgate

Much Ado about Shirtgate

Landing a Speeding Bullet on a Bigger Speeding Bullet and then… the Shirt It was an extremely big deal to land a space probe on a comet travelling at 84,000 miles per hour. At that speed, the comet was travelling 40X faster than a bullet.  All that seemed to...

Windmill Architecture

My family lives on 100 acres in Central Ontario.  Our farmhouse is circa 1888 and the remnants of the original windmill are seen here.  My husband has looked for blades to complete this structure and make it usable again.  It is not easy to find working blades and we...