Project Noah

Project Noah
Hello photographers and Nature lovers, I know, it has been a while and today I simply want to share with you a great collaborative project, nammed Project Noah. Here is the link to the website. I invite you to have a look and participate to this great project. Here is an extract from there About section: “Project Noah is an award-winning software platform designed to help people reconnect with the natural world. Launched out of NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program in …

Tulip Festival Ottawa

Tulip Festival Ottawa
The Tulip Festival in Ottawa is the world’s largest tulip festival. Established in 1953, the mandate of The Canadian Tulip Festival is to preserve the heritage of Canada’s role in liberating the Dutch during the Second World War, and celebrate the symbolic tulip. Ottawa’s official flower, the tulip was given as a gift in perpetuity to the Canadian people for having provided safe harbour to the Dutch Royal Family during the German Occupation of the Netherlands. The tulip remains a …

Canon EF 100mm F2.8 Macro Review

Canon EF 100mm F2.8 Macro Review
Hello photographers, I bought few months ago the Canon EF 100mm F2.8 Macro to experiment macro photography. You can find some of my shots on the Macro Photography – Butterflies Go Free! article. This lens is really nice with an ‘affordable’ price. I bought it used in a camera store, to have at least, 3 months warranty. You can buy it brand new in store or online, like Amazon for example. With the F2.8 aperture, it’s also nice to use …

Macro Photography – Butterflies Go Free!

Macro Photography – Butterflies Go Free!
Hi photographers and insect addicts, Few days ago I went for the first time to the ‘Butterflies Go Free’ event at the Botanical Garden of Montreal. I wanted to use more my new lens (I bought it used), the Canon EF 100mm F2.8 Macro, and so, experiment some macro shots of butterflies. The ‘Butterflies Go For Free’ event is nice for kids and also for people holding a camera. There was not that much people went I went to the …