This is my contribution to Cee’s Midweek Madness Challenge: January Colour – Pink prompt.
Lighting Up the evening sky.
This is my day 14 contribution to Becky’s January Squares on the theme of Up.
Canada Day fireworks lighting Up the evening sky over Bluewater Park on the South Bruce Peninsula, Ontario from across Colpoy’s Bay.
Throwback Thursday travels back to the Lake Huron shoreline in the early 2000s.
This is Chantry Island and its lighthouse at dusk in early winter. Chantry Island is just off the Lake Huron shoreline in Southampton, Ontario.
This is my contribution to Cee’s Black and White Photo Challenge: Fences and Gates prompt.
I had a couple of ideas for the challenge before thinking of a set of photos that date back 40 years to Christmas 1980.
I spent part of the Christmas holiday in a cottage near Silsden, West Yorkshire. One afternoon I set up a camera looking towards the nearest town and took a photo every 15 minutes as the sun set and darkness set in.
This is a monochrome conversion of a shot taken at dusk after the lights of the town came on.
This is my contribution to the Cosmic Photo Challenge prompt Cream of the Crop.
Originally I decided to go with a small selection of the more memorable photos from this year. The first photo I picked was of clouds streaking across the sky at dusk. At that point the theme changed to some of the memorable clouds over the year.
Clouds streaking across the sky at dusk. A photo from late spring and the first time I tried the Olympus Live Composite feature. The shot that changed the theme of this post.
Taken on a walk around the neighborhood shortly after Ontario went into lockdown in the spring. With the lack of aircraft flying at the time the sky seemed bluer and the white, wispy clouds and white Paper Birch trees were a nice contrast against the blue.
Unusual lighting on storm clouds over Colpoy’s Bay and the Niagara Escarpment at sunrise in the autumn.
A summer morning when I spotted the clouds as I was heading out and made a short detour down to the bay.
Throwback Thursday travels back 13 years as I continue the exploration of my digital files from the autumn of 2007.
This is Chantry Island and the lighthouse on the island at dusk.