Category: phototale

Summer Fun and Gone

This beach umbrella marks much of the summer this year, except for BC – a lone forlorn Day at the Beach and then rain, storms, rain, cool winds, rain, and more …. cool rain. One would think the North American Tectonic Plate had transmogrified itself back to its ancestral home – England. Now to be…

Art on Bloor Street West of Dundas

Bloor between the subway line and Dundas West is graffiti country – filled with great drawings and surprising graphics. The common denominator among artworks is their flowing lines and riotous colors. Since all of these are spray painted on the walls this viewer wonders where such a wide palette of colors are gotten from. Not our local…

Cobourg Highland Games: Downpour Victims

The problem this year for the Cobourg Highland Games was a persistent downpour followed by intermittent rains. The turnout was naturally  diminished and many events were  moved or cancelled. And so Cobourg’s Highland Games joins other Ontario cities whose games have been effected by fickle weather in the past 3-5 years. More extreme variance in weather…

Fall Drizzle

Despite observing Fall Colors closely for the past 20 years as an avid amateur photobug, I have yet to fathom what makes for a good Fall color season and what does not. It is specially hard to forecast the appearance and duration of Fall Colors in in the Maple belt of Ontario. Rain in September,…

Fall Drizzles

Despite observing Fall Colors closely for the past 20 years as an avid amateur photobug, I have yet to fathom what makes for a good Fall color season and what does not. It is specially hard to forecast the appearance and duration of Fall Colors in in the Maple belt of Ontario. Rain in September,…

Talledega Knights of Molson Indy

Formula Atlantic car Flashing By Given all the advertising that is starting to flicker by on your television screens for the new movie Talledaga Nights it is refreshing to be able to review the Molson Indy …. uhh the Grand Prix of Toronto … uhh the Formula Atlantic Toronto Race … uhh all that and…