A Baseball Game at Quebec City’s Stade Municipal

On July 5th, I attended a CAN-AM League baseball game between the Rockland Boulders and the Capitales de Quebec. I was particularly interested in checking out the Capitales home park, the Stade Municpal. which dates back to 1938. Under the government of Maurice Duplessis, construction was ordered to build a new baseball stadium during theContinue reading “A Baseball Game at Quebec City’s Stade Municipal”

The Embassy of Croatia – Doors Open Ottawa

I visited the Embassy of Croatia in Canada during Doors Open Ottawa over the weekend. The heritage building, called Toller House, is located at the corner of Chapel and Daly streets in Sandy Hill.  The building was bought and beautifully restored by Croatian expats in the 1990s. This visit was the highlight of my DoorsContinue reading “The Embassy of Croatia – Doors Open Ottawa”

Doors Open Ottawa – Laurier House

Over the weekend, I visited Laurier House, which was open for this year’s Doors Open Ottawa event. Laurier House was the former residence of two of Canada’s most important Prime Ministers, Sir Wilfrid Laurier and the Rt. Hon. William Lyon Mackenzie King. It was here that they conducted much of their work and entertained headsContinue reading “Doors Open Ottawa – Laurier House”

The Peace Tower at Sunset

This photo was well-received on Instagram. Ottawa Tourism even decided to share it.   Great shot of the Peace Tower through some vibrant flowering trees by @jeremymaclaine! If you haven’t entered our Ottawa in Bloom contest yet, today’s the last day to enter! #MyOttawa #OttawainBloom #DiscoverON #ExploreCanada A photo posted by Ottawa Tourism (@ottawatourism) onContinue reading “The Peace Tower at Sunset”

Framing The Peace Tower

It can be sometimes difficult to find new ways to capture the Peace Tower. I walk by it every day, there are only so many angles you can shoot it from. I took this shot from Victoria Island, looking through the old Willson Carbide Mill, built in 1899. I like this photo because I thinkContinue reading “Framing The Peace Tower”