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A Stroll Through the Park

As I continue to play catch up with my negatives, this roll brings us back to Winnipeg on a stroll that my girlfriend and I took through Kildonan Park. Several of the images didn’t capture what I was hoping. From the weird blob in front of fuzz … To out of focus flowers … And […]

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Restoration of the Past

Still in Lunenburg on the harbourfront, my guide, Stephen Ernst who captures images using large format cameras and then hand colours his black and white images, took me to a ship construction building that was being restored and set to be opened again for building wooden ships. Later we went to Hospital Hill where I […]

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A Stroll Down the Harbourfront

Now on roll eleven of my medium format negatives, we are still in Nova Scotia and walking through the industrial side of Lunenburg’s harbourfront. A stop at the Dory Shop with my guide made for some great shots of these traditional boats that are still built and maintained. I even managed to create a ghost […]

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Sand Dollars and Shipwrecks

The tenth roll of film showcases how things don’t always work out. The images of the shipwreck that a friend took me too were all too dark. Also, the green filtered image on the second and third image did not turn out at all. Regrettably, I couldn’t align the third set of pictures for the […]

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Lunenburg’s Christmas Trees

During one of our trips to Nova Scotia to visit family, I tried taking some pictures of the Christmas trees in Lunenburg. Every year, volunteers raise funds for a charity by hosting a Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Individuals and companies can make a donation to entre a tree that will be lit during the lighting […]

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Light Leaks

I have been slowly scanning in my negatives and posting them here on my blog. These next two rolls were taken after I discovered that my Mum’s Voigtlander needed a little bit of repair. I thought about getting the work professionally done, but quickly realized that it would cost much more than the 25.00$ to […]

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Harvest Time and Telescopes

The Thanksgiving dinner hosted by my girlfriend’s friend is not only a wonderful time to catch up and eat, but the host owns a few telescopes that we get to peak through during the night. We also took a walk out to a nearby provincial park. -KMSB

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Harvest Time in Southern Manitoba

Close friends of my girlfriend host a Thanksgiving dinner in late October out south of Winnipeg. The property had some great opportunities for catching a little of the motions around harvest time. -KMSB

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The CP Rail Yards

The placement of Winnipeg’s rail yards may seem very odd for a modern city of its size, however in the bustling day or rail service having two railyards in the downtown of your city made sense. Goods a people could be delivered directly to the heart of a city that is at the centre of […]

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Walking Old St Boniface

I am continuing my work on scanning and colouring my negatives. Today I got the negatives put together from a walk my girlfriend and I did around St. Boniface and The Forks here in Winnipeg. -KMSB