A Day At The Lake

June 23 2012



Making Waves

June 23 2012





Gull Lake in Gravenhurst was the site of the 2nd TORC outboard power boat race. Last year was the first year for the race and it was named the best event of the series. This year over 50 boats competed in a variety of different classes. Boats raced on a 2 km oval or along the 1/8 mile drag course.

Ready To Rumble

June 22 2012





Canadian Pro Wrestling (CPW) held the Bracebridge Brawl at the Memorial Arena. Over 100 excited and enthusiastic people turned out to watch the "Old School family fun" as wrestler and owner of CPW Highlander Robbie would call it. Some of the wrestlers featured were Supremo Fantastico, former WWE wrestler Bolen, Twisted Tyler Tirva, and the tagteams of the Flatliners and the Piss Beaters.

Just The Classics

June 16 2012




Couple of photos from the Gravenhurst Classic Car Show.

The Bridge

June 16 2012

Photo from the bridge of the Wenonah II cruise ship in Gravenhurst Bay.

Canadian Clement

June 16 2012

MP Tony Clement was in Gravenhurst to announce funding for the RMS Segwun's 125th anniversary celebrations, the day after the marathon session of parliament to pass the federal budget.

Dog Park Days: Part 2

June 15 2012





Part 2 of the photos for a story on dog parks in Muskoka. This time in Bracebridge at the fenced in baseball diamond at Kerr Park, which has become an unofficial dog park. It's use by dog owners is frowned upon by the local baseball association.

British Star

June 14 2012



A very old British flag and a rusted Toronto Star newspaper rack that were for sale at an antiques store in Bracebridge.


Muskoka Metal

June 14 2012




Six Muskokan metalworkers have gotten together to form the Ironworkers Union, an artist collective, for a show at the Chapel Gallery in Bracebridge. Some photos I shot while they were setting up for the opening.

Dog Park Days: Part 1

June 14 2012






This week we ran an article about the efforts of the different towns to create dog parks, which meant I got to shoot lots of dogs out having fun. These shots are from Huntsville which has the only official dog park in Muskoka.

Little House On The Water

June 10 2012




Paul Rainey and his tiny houseboat that he designed and built himself. He's taken it through Florida and the Erie Canal. It can be powered by the motor or rowed from the centre of the boat.

Band On The Run

June 8 2012







Photos from the Band on the Run half marathon held in Huntsville.

Cool Cat

June 8 2012

Cool cat Rahul Barreto chilling in front of Turtle Jacks in Port Carling.

Classic Boat Ride

June 8 2012











Thanks to the Toronto Antique and Classic Boat Club, who hosted a media day as part of their announcement for the upcoming Classic Boat Show in Gravenhurst, I got to enjoy an amazing ride in one of the many classic boats that will be on display.

Pine Tree Top

June 7 2012

Simply Huge

June 6 2012

Melloney McNabb, owner of Simply Cottage, in their huge new location in the old foundry building in Bracebridge.

Laila

June 6 2012


Shot of Laila, a boxer puppy, named after Muhammed Ali's daughter and former female boxing champion Laila Ali.

Venusian Transit

June 5 2012









Science teachers from BMLSS in Bracebridge brought out the telescopes at Muskoka Highlands Golfcourse for people to observe the transit of Venus across the Sun, a celestial event that won't happen again until the year 2117.

Turtle

May 29 2012

Found this guy chilling in the Sun while shooting another assignment.