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KAP 2011-18 - Pinhey's Point, Ottawa River - November 9, 2011

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Aerial photograph of Pinhey's Point Heritage Property and Public Park on the Ottawa River' This was my third kite aerial photography session at Pinhey's Point. The Pinhey's Point Foundation is a group which has indicated an interest in my photography with the prospect of doing a demonstration and photo display next summer. Thus, I have incentive to return from time to time. This time I went with the hope for some fall colour remaining and early enough in the day to have the front of the building (river-facing side) illuminated with morning light. Being late in the year with the...

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Derelict and swamped farmhouse

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New in my Getty Images portfolio: Derelict and swamped farmhouse Derelict and swamped farmhouse Road passing abandoned farmhouse Click on image to go to the same image in my Getty Images portfolio.

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How to Make Tiny Town Miniatures!

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This post demonstrates a process known as "Fake Tilt-Shift" carried out in PhotoShop or other image editing software. After a mere two weeks of playing with the creation of these miniatures, I don't imagine I've become an expert yet. However, I took the opportunity to share what I'd learned with my camera club, the Camera Club of Ottawa, and since I had done the work to prepare the slides I'm posting them here for anyone's benefit. What follows are a few examples of the results of applying the technique and then subsequent to that I've included a short demo of...

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