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”
The reflection of the Peace Tower is visible in one of the many puddles found around Ottawa as the winter’s snow melts away.
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”
A sunset on the Ottawa River looking West in early March, 2016 as the days slowly get a few minutes longer each day.
If the Chateau Laurier was ever featured in a movie, this could be the poster image.
I took this photo of the Ottawa skyline using my 200mm lens from the old Minto Bridge in New Edinburgh. That spot provides a unique angle of the downtown skyline. Packed into a small space are Notre Dame cathedral, the Peace Tower, the library of Parliament and the restaurant atop the Marriott hotel.
I liked the grid effect that you can achieve by photographing this building. The guy in the bottom right of the photo, chatting on the phone, didn’t seem to notice me snapping away.