bookmark_borderSnowangels Rehearsal

This weekend Public Energy is presenting Snowangels & The Lion’s Roar by Deepti Gupta of Arzoo Dance Theatre. Above is Noah Damer who is one of four performers in this unique Kathak influenced dance piece. Continue reading “Snowangels Rehearsal”

bookmark_borderNorwood Fair 2017

The Norwood Fair.

Always the same. Always a little bit different. Always fun. Always worth the drive. This year was no different. And the light was so beautiful that I got way too many great photos.

So rather then post a few, here’s a whole bunch to feast on during this harvest season.

bookmark_borderLate Post, Dusk Dances, Summer Waterside

I missed last week’s post. I’d taken these great shots in Hamilton during Dusk Dances shows. Continue reading “Late Post, Dusk Dances, Summer Waterside”

bookmark_borderSmall Industrial City

The City of Peterborough has a long history. It’s one of Ontario’s older cities and once, as “The Electric City,” vied for the capital of the province.

It got its start as a logging town where lumber pulled in from north of the city would be milled and sent on its way.

Our waterway and liftlocks were originally intended to serve industry, but the development of the highways and trucking as the major means of transport shifted the focus. Now the Trent-Severn is a pleasure route, used by leisure craft and vacationers.

image of the otonabee river with the london street dam and quaker oatsBut the industrial boom and history of the town is evident in much of its architecture. From the Quaker Oats building and water tower… Continue reading “Small Industrial City”