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Throwback Thursday

Through the Mist at Sunrise

My Throwback Thursday post this week travels back to spring 2003.

This is Chantry Island and its lighthouse just off the Lake Huron shoreline in Southampton, Ontario.

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Delicate Colours
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Cosmic Photo Challenge

At the End of the Day

This is my contribution to the Cosmic Photo Challenge: At the end of the day prompt.

I quickly ended up with a shortlist of dozens of photos. So I decided to go with the most recent and a small selection of favourites from previous decades.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: At the end of the day

Intentional camera movement of trees at the end of the day last Saturday evening.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: Playing with Light

A giant sun pillar behind Chantry Island on Lake Huron at Southampton, Ontario. At the end of the day in winter.

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge: Sea Creatures

A winter gull roost on Hurleston Reservoir near Nantwich in southern Cheshire at the end of the day.

A Photo a Week Challenge: Water

Storm clouds and light beams over Loch Arkaig, Scotland at the end of the day.

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Throwback Thursday

Blue Hour Spring Ice

My Throwback Thursday post this week is traveling back to early April 2008.

The remains of winter ice along the Lake Huron shoreline in Southampton, Ontario. Photographed at dusk in early spring.

Throwback Thursday: 1st April 2021
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Throwback Thursday

Orange and Blue

My Throwback Thursday blog post this week is traveling back to late March of 2008 with a visit to Lake Huron at Southampton, Ontario.

Chantry Island lighthouse shortly after sunset with the remains of the winter ice in the foreground.

Throwback Thursday: Orange and Blue
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Cosmic Photo Challenge

As the evenings start to lengthen

This is my contribution to the Cosmic Photo Challenge: As the evenings start to lengthen prompt.

I quickly decided to go back to pre Covid-19 times when I could get out and about more. Then I remembered the spring of 2008. The last spring I was living in Southampton, Ontario and a year when there was some interesting snow and ice formations on Lake Huron.

Throwback Thursday: 4th March 2021

Late winter and this section of Lake Huron is frozen and partly snow covered. Chantry Island and its lighthouse is on the horizon.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: As the evenings start to lengthen

Chantry Island and its lighthouse at sunset a day or two after the spring equinox. Lake Huron in the foreground has partially thawed and refrozen.

A Photo a Week Challenge: Dusk

A week into spring and there’s some interesting ice formations and patches of open water on Lake Huron at dusk.

Cosmic Photo Challenge: As the evenings start to lengthen

Two weeks into spring and the only ice left is small pieces in the shallows along the shoreline. Chantry Island on the horizon at sunset.

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Throwback Thursday

Lighthouse at Sunset

My Throwback Thursday post this week is going back to March 2008.

This is Chantry Island and its lighthouse at sunset. The lighthouse is one of the six Imperial Towers built on Lake Huron and Georgian Bay. Lake Huron is mostly snow free but refrozen after a partial thaw.

Throwback Thursday: 11th March 2021
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Photo Challenges

Orange

This is my contribution to Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge: Orange prompt.

Water Water Everywhere: On the other side of the dock

Reflection of the sunrise in the ripples.

Weekly Prompts Weekend Challenge: Flame

Autumn leaves against interesting clouds.

Friendly Friday: Re-imagine Orange

A Pot Marigold after rain.

Throwback Thursday: 19th November 2020

Chantry Island lighthouse at sunset.