Jordan Creek, Acadia National Park

Jordan Creek, Acadia National Park, Maine

I was hoping to capture some of the changing colours of fall leaves while in Acadia National Park in Maine. However I was a bit too early for the colours and the wind kept me from photographing much foliage at all. So I leave you today with two more images from Jordan Creek. Please click the images to view larger versions. Next week I will have some fall colours from New … [Read more...]

Comparing Two Black and White Conversion Methods

Otter Cliffs, Acadia National Park, Maine

I made this image at Otter Cliffs in Acadia National Park in Maine. Otter Cliffs #1 (Please click the image to view a larger version.) The result is ok, but it didn't knock my socks off or anything. I decided to try converting it to black and white to see what the result would be. Otter Cliffs #2 This version was converted in lightroom - a simple conversion using … [Read more...]

Duck Brook, Acadia National Park

Duck Brook, Acadia National Park, Maine

One of the best things about Acadia National Park in Maine is its network of carriage roads. These roads are open to pedestrians and bicyclists as well as horse drawn carriages. They provide a convenient way of seeing the park's highlights without fighting automobile traffic. The roads are smooth gravel and go to each of the 17 stone bridges including the unique cobblestone … [Read more...]

Cobblestone Bridge, Acadia National Park

Cobblestone Bridge, Acadia National Park, Maine

We sure enjoyed our summer in the Maritime provinces in Canada. New Brunswick was the most unexpected. I don't know how it got the nick-name "the drive-through province" because I really enjoyed the history, the beautiful old homes, the St. John River (especially our fantastic campsite there), not to mention the Hopewell Rocks at the Bay of Fundy. Cape Breton in Nova Scotia was … [Read more...]