Girl in Tree in Park with Phone

1:10 pm United Church Meadow

In the heart of the village,  a girl perches in a quiet spot to talk on her phone.

I think this image documents a moment in 2014, and may be equally interesting to view years from now.

photo info: Leica M, ISO 400,  f/1.4,  1/1000sec,  50mm Summilux

Autumn Morning, Ganges

Ganges Morning in the Autumn Fog


8:30 am Ganges, on Salt Spring Island

“There’s always something to see down here.”, said one of the local fixtures on his way by. True enough. And this was an interesting foggy scene before the sun made an appearance throughout the clouds and on the water. The addition of the sun was icing on the cake.

This is not a ‘coloured’ black & white conversion, sepia, or otherwise processed image. This is a colour image right out of the camera (Leica M) as shot and, I believe, exactly the way it looked.

photo info: Leica M, ISO 200,  f/4,  1/750 sec,  75mm

Walker Rock

Trincomali Channel with fog at Sunrise

Sunrise with fog at Walker Rock in Trincomali Channel

Walker Rock is a used as a rounding mark in one of Salt Spring Sailing Club’s races. As such it plays a part in many long tales, and some not so long. As I recall, in some high tides, a sailboat can round the mark tightly. If you’re not going to attempt this be sure to sail well past the western end as the rock is a fairly long one… And then there’s the time Jim were in a ‘bit of a blow’, approaching the rock and weren’t sure we could actually  get the spinnaker down, so we…

Route Six

Morning School Bus on Salt Spring Island

This is a morning school bus run on Salt Spring Island. There was some mist and low lying fog in parts of the Island on the day this photo was captured.

The fog, soft light and muted colours of the day were even more lovely when paired with the striking colour of the bus.