Handmade Pasta

Handmade Pasta

Who would believe there is enough demand for handmade pasta in the old world tradition. I was excited to see this moment! She was crafting the hand cut noodles you see just the left – slicing each noodle one at a time! A labour of love!...

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Day Dreaming

Day Dreaming

It is always good to relax and unplug from the electronic ball and chains. I was out wandering around in Duncan, BC with a brand new camera during March break and found this lady relaxing without a care in the world. Do you ever shut your cell phone off and relax in the moment and take a break from the pace of this never unconnected world. Try it – you will love it. Shut your phone off for an hour and really be with your friend, really...

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The Dress

The Dress

I joined a Victoria meetup group and the first meetup for me was to photograph the opening of the new bridge in Victoria. The bridge event did not generally appeal to me but it got me out to capture other photos. I really like this image opportunity and tried to take a second image with a woman wearing a dress standing in line with the display. After waiting 15 minutes, a suitable subject materialized but she could not understand why I wanted...

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The Hand

The Hand

I have not posted for awhile but I will try to be more diligent for my audience; my ever appreciative favourite and only daughter. This was captured at the opening of the new bridge and the closing of the Blue bridge that you can see in the background. The politicians screwed around with the taxpayers money but finally got the bridge built after the usual incompetent government mismanagement and usual extreme over runs of schedule and dramatic...

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Waiting for Coffee?

Waiting for Coffee?

Another potential coffee break! If they are waiting for service, they had better go in and find it. I love the old world look – it transports me to Europe except for the clothing. The hat does not quite fit the plaid shirt which helps make it Canadian. The colours in their clothing pick up on the building colours but I suspect they did not plan...

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