Category: Superior Snapshots

Isle of Wight: A Photographic Walking Tour: Videos

Isle of White: Photographic Walking Tour

A collection of 3 videos showing the beautiful surroundings and scenery on the Isle of Wight. We will introduce you to Freshwater Bay, Blackgang Chine, Bembridge Harbour as well as Whitecliff Bay, Culver Down, Sandown & Shanklin. Our final day, takes you through Priory Bay, Seaview, Appley Tower to the town of Ryde. Our final …

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Treasure Island Nassau Bahamas – Photo of The Day – Feb. 22

Atlantis-Paradise Island-Nassau-Bahamas

(Click on Image to see Full-Screen) This time of year Canadians’ thoughts automatically drift southwards. This shot was taken in February 2010 when we were cruising the Bahamas and docked opposite Atlantis Resort on Paradise Island in Nassau. One can almost forget the cold and snow gazing at this idyllic panorama Check out our previous Photos …

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Carnival Cruise Destiny Miami

Carnival Cruise Ship Destiny Miami

(Click on Image to see Full-Screen) The Carnival Cruise ship Destiny looks really majestic as it enters Miami Harbour. Although we have taken a Carnival Cruise before, we were actually on a Holland-America vessel when this shot was taken. In our opinion, the overall experience of Holland-America was far superior to Carnival. At least they …

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Rideau Canal Skateway – Photo of the day Feb. 21

(Click on Image to see Full-Screen) Ottawa’s Winterlude is done for the year and the Rideau Canal Skateway is closed due to the recent warm spell. Nevertheless, this was a good year and the Canal saw many visitors from all over the world. This shot captures the charm of the Rideau Canal in all its …

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POTD: Winter is coming to Ottawa, Canada

Winter is coming to Canada!

Winter is coming to Ottawa, Canada. Whether we like it or not, we might as well get used to it and find the beauty in it! The shot above shows that you can find beauty in the most amazing places if you keep your eyes open! This picture was taken with my (now long lost) …

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Photo of the Day: Arrival at Dusk

Arrival at dusk

This photograph was taken with my very first SLR camera, an East German built Praktica in 1974. I no longer have the original print so this comes from a scanned negative. Somehow the poor quality of reproduction adds to the haunting nature of this shot. The colours are almost certainly bear little relationship to what …

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Fabulous Fall Foliage or a Fallacious Photoshop Fabrication?

They say that the camera does not lie! Even back in the days of processed film, this was a dubious assertion but today, in our digital world, this is no longer even close to the truth. In the modern, increasingly complex, digital cameras of today, many significant decisions are made by either the photographer or the …

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