Category Archives: People

We Finally Meet

On June 26, 2012, I ventured down to the Sandy Point Lighthouse to capture some shots after a brief thunderstorm. The clouds were beginning to break apart by a few rays of warm light from the setting sun but the … Continue reading

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Sweet Memories of Dad

It seems like it was not all that long ago as I look at these pictures, but 1987 is a bit back there in the rear-view mirror. I was 21 years old (several years younger than my son is now), … Continue reading

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Basement Theatre Success

There’s always a tinge of bitter-sweetness when a successful performance is over. For the cast and crew the last bow is taken, lights are turned up, costumes are removed, makeup (including sparkles) is washed off, the set is torn down … Continue reading

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Hookers & Lighthouses

Just over a year ago in June 2013, I was contacted by a lovely lady named Donna McGrath who is an active member of the Rug Hooking Guild of Nova Scotia. Hello Lisa, I’m a resident of Kentville NS and … Continue reading

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Shelburne Pride

Last week, on Thursday, July 17, 2014, shortly after 12 noon, the little town of Shelburne proudly raised a pride flag and came into the 21st Century. A crowd of people along with Shelburne Town Council members gathered under a, … Continue reading

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They Came From Away & The Mersey Swing Band

This past Friday evening’s show at the Osprey was a delight. They Came From Away is a one-man play written and performed by Trevor McKinven. The main character, a Newfoundlander named Johnny “Fever” McDermott, introduces three “come from awayers” who … Continue reading

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Founder’s Days Finale

Many were disappointed when Saturday’s celebrations were shut down due to impending weather conditions. Saturday’s Parade of Lights was postponed ’til Sunday evening before the fireworks, but what a great event it was! The lights from the decorated boats and … Continue reading

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Shelburne’s New “Picnic” Dory

This morning at the Shelburne waterfront, spectators lined the shore to watch the launching of the new “picnic” dory. This dory is the creation of local boat designer Paul Gartside and master dory builder Milford Buchanan. It was built to … Continue reading

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Founder’s Days 2013

The 30th anniversary of Founder’s Days began today on the Shelburne Waterfront. Lots of music, food and, of course, reenactors…or at least people in period garb joining in the fun. There was even a very distinguished gentleman who stopped by … Continue reading

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Naming the Twins Photo Shoot

I had a great photo shoot with Naming the Twins yesterday for their second CD to be released within the next month. We lucked out with an evening of sunshine, even though it was f-f-ffreezing! Just ask Kathleen who was … Continue reading

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