Saturday morning of week 47 saw me down at Colpoy’s Bay for the sunrise. I wasn’t planning on being down there as the weather forecast was for rain starting before sunrise. I checked the local weather when the alarm went off which was reporting mostly cloudy but dry so I decided to head out.
I get the current weather conditions from the nearest Environment Canada Weather Station which is at Wiarton Airport. The airport is across Colpoy’s Bay on top of the Niagara Escarpment. In this shot the airport is to the left of the right hand tree.
The band of clear sky over the Niagara Escarpment didn’t last long before it was full cloud cover. The dark specks on the foreground snow are seeds from one of the trees on the shoreline.
Chantry Island, Lake Huron, Ontario, Canada.
Six Word Saturday.
A shot from Sunday afternoon of week 46. I did a monochrome conversion and then gave it a sepia tone.
A section of the Colpoy’s Bay shoreline below the Niagara Escarpment.
A shot from the archives, one of my early digital captures. Lake Huron with Chantry Island on the horizon from the shoreline in Southampton, Ontario.
A nearly full moon sits high in the sky with an interesting cloud illuminated by the rising sun lower in the sky.
A photo of the setting sun taken with a telephoto. I had a couple of teleconverters stacked behind the lens to make the sun as large as possible in the frame. The specks around the sun are very distant wildfowl. I was hoping for a large V of Sandhill Cranes to cross the sun but they wouldn’t cooperate.
One from the archives taken in early autumn when the wildfowl and Sandhill Cranes are gathering up ready to head south for the winter. Little Quill Lake, Saskatchewan, Canada in the late 1990s.
Saturday morning of week 31 saw me down at Colpoy’s Bay for the sunrise. There was thick fog in places on the way there with fog on the Niagara Escarpment across the bay but the sky over the bay was mostly clear when I set the camera up.
This photo was taken about 35 minutes before sunrise and is a 50 second exposure.
Saturday morning saw me down at Colpoy’s Bay for the sunrise. Before the sun came up low cloud covered the bay and what colour had been in the sky was gone.
As the sky was now grey and with fog on the Niagara Escarpment across the bay I started shooting images for Monochrome Monday.
Low cloud over Colpoy’s Bay and fog on the Niagara Escarpment.