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Gatineau Hot Air Balloon Festival 2013

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Sep 02 2013
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Words can’t explain how awesome it was to see all these hot air balloons rise into the sky! You have to experience it yourself. Last chance (weather permitting) is tonight between 6-7 pm. Took these photos along the Rockcliffe Parkway near the American Ambassadors House! Happy Labour Day!

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Red Bull Flugtag as seen at the Museum of Civilization

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Jul 29 2013
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Red Bull Flugtag, or as defined by Wikipedia: “an event organized by Red Bull in which competitors attempt to fly home-made, size- and weight-limited, human-powered flying machines (max 10m/30 ft, 150 kg/330 lbs). The flying machines are usually launched off a pier about 30 feet (9.1 m) high into the sea (or suitably sized reservoir of water). Most competitors enter for the entertainment value, and the flying machines rarely fly at all.” This description, particularly the part about “flying machines rarely flying at all”, is exactly the way this event turned out. Lots of amazing looking machines, some entertaining and terrible dance-offs, and a whole lot of spectacular […]

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362 – Alexandra Bridge at Sunset as seen from Nepean Point

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Jul 05 2013
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Had fun this morning with photo! Working on it made me wish it was already 4 p.m. and not 7 a.m. on a Friday morning! Anyways, if you have never been up to Nepean Point, you should definitely find time to do so. The views from up there are spectacular, especially if you manage to time it with a beautiful sunset! Happy Friday!

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361 – Black and White Curves of the Canadian Museum of Civilization as seen in Gatineau

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Jul 04 2013
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The exterior of the Canadian Museum of Civilization has always been on my list of must shoot buildings for this 365. How could it not be? It has to be one of the most beautiful and unique buildings in-and-around Ottawa. With all its curves and shapes, I’ve never really seen anything quite like it! Oh, and did I say it’s also a pretty darn cool museum too?  

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