Thursday, July 31, 2008

Helen's stairs

Grey County, July 2008

Wednesday, July 30, 2008

Tuesday, July 29, 2008

Monday, July 28, 2008

Walters Falls

Mill pond spill over at Walters Falls.

Walters Falls, July 2008

Sunday, July 27, 2008

Christie Beach

Best sand beach between Owen Sound and Wasaga - Christie Beach Conservation Area.

near Meaford, July 2008

Friday, July 25, 2008

Thursday, July 24, 2008

bronze boots

Bronze boots by Susan Detwiler - at The Donald Forster Sculpture Park adjacent to the Macdonald Stewart Art Centre - you can still catch the impressive collection of Guelph painter Evan Macdonald's work if you hurry.

MSAC, Guelph, July 2008

Wednesday, July 23, 2008

Satellite Motel

No website. Sigh.

Cambridge, July 2008

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

view from the top...

... of the sand pile.

Lake Erie, July 2008

Monday, July 21, 2008

under the wave


Lake Erie, July 2008

Sunday, July 20, 2008

Saturday, July 19, 2008

wind and sand

Part of Erie Shores Wind Farm from the top of Ontario's largest sand pile.
The promo materials say the pile is 450 feet but that seems a little puffed up. 300 maybe.

near Port Burwell, July 2008

Friday, July 18, 2008

helping your sister


Lake Huron, July 2008

Thursday, July 17, 2008

cool and happy


Lake Huron, July 2008

Wednesday, July 16, 2008

Tuesday, July 15, 2008


Rockwood Conservation Area, July 2008

Monday, July 14, 2008


Guelph Lake, July 2008

Sunday, July 13, 2008


Guelph, July 2008

Saturday, July 12, 2008

skimming for bugs

These guys looked like they were skimming the surface of the lake looking for dinner.

Rockwood CA, July 2008

Friday, July 11, 2008

Rockwood Conservation Area

The water at Rockwood CA is warm and clean right now. The beach is pretty much deserted.

Rockwood, July 2008

Thursday, July 10, 2008

underwater dinner

Dinner looks to be a crayfish. I didn't realize these guys have such sharp and functional claws.

Rockwood Conservation Area, July 2008

Wednesday, July 09, 2008

the quick and the dead

City council has turned down Wal-Mart's request to triple in size. Some feel Wal-Mart has yet to live up to it's original promises - others, especially the cemetery across the road have suffered noise and trash pollution.

Woodlawn Cemetery, Guelph, July 2008

Tuesday, July 08, 2008

Monday, July 07, 2008

Sunday, July 06, 2008

Saturday, July 05, 2008

Friday, July 04, 2008

The Beatty House

Detail of the Beatty House:

"A designated historic building, the Beatty House is known as one of Ontario's best examples of Arts and Craft architecture. Maintaining its original interiors, this home is surrounded by beautiful gardens. Built initially for businessman William G. Beatty and his American wife, Jean Austin Norris, this magnificent home is currently a popular bed and breakfast in the heart of downtown Fergus."

Fergus, June 2008

Thursday, July 03, 2008

medieval fun

Ian Walsh of Blackthorn Productions engages in some swordplay with the younger attendees of the Fergus Summer Sensations Art Walk.

Fergus, June 2008

Wednesday, July 02, 2008

quilted tiles

Guelph Enabling Garden

Riverside Park, Guelph, July 2008

Tuesday, July 01, 2008

Canada Day Duck Race

Hundreds of rubber ducks splash into the Speed River during the Rotary Club's fund raising event on Canada Day.

Riverside Park, Guelph, July 2008