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Rob's Photo Blog — canoe

Sunset on Black Lake

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The dock at dusk. The islands we swam to (or around) are in the upper left corner. Black Lake is near Perth in Eastern Ontario, about 1 hour from Ottawa. A group of fellow swimmers went for a late-in-the-year lake swim on October 20th, 2011. Fortunately it has been a long autumn and the water temperature was cold but forgiving. Not only that, it was a beautifully warm day above the surface so climbing out dripping wet was not the ordeal it might have been. Later in the evening as we settled indoors for a meal and a beverage I...

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KAP 2008-34: Victoria Island, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. June 14, 2008

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I returned to the Victoria Island area after 1 week as I was asked to try to get some pictures of a wedding taking place on the small island between Victoria Island and the Ontario shoreline. I have not included any of the wedding photos as they are private but I have included here some of the general area shots that I took that day. These photographs were taken using kite aerial photography (KAP). A view of the Ottawa River and Parliament Hill from high over one of the islands near Victoria Island and the Portage Bridge in Ottawa, Ontario,...

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