This is my first post here and to say that I am a little nervous about it would be an understatement. I don’t usually make new year’s resolutions (other than the often taken and almost always abandoned resolution to start a 365), so for this first post, I thought I would take a look back at a trip we took last October. We drove 1 500 kilometres (and as many back) from Toronto to my favourite place on earth, the Gaspé Peninsula, where the St Lawrence meets the Atlantic ocean. La Gaspésie is like a magnet to me and we have taken that trip many times. I took along a digital camera, for safety and for instant gratification, as well as my Hasselblad, my Fuji Natura Classica and my good old reliable Canon AE-1 Program. I have yet to finish the roll in the Hasselblad, but did get my 3 rolls of 35 mm processed. I am sure I’ll look at those photos again a few times over our long lasting winter, remembering the sights, the smells, the happiness of being somewhere I love and feeling the magical combination of that beloved place and film.
The magical combination of a beloved place and film
In Film, Landscapes, Nature
No need for nerves! This was a beautiful, and auspicious beginning. Thank you for sharing this gorgeous place with us. I think your love left an imprint on the film.
Thank you Debbie.
And yes, I think so too.
Welcome Valerie! I can see how this beautiful place has magnetized you through your photos! That golden light and the clean lines where the ocean and sky meet the cliffs! Stunning!
Thank you Holly!
I am very happy to be here!
Valerie, it is so wonderful to see you here! I look forward to all you have to offer.
Thank you Cathy!
Pure magic! Thank you so much for joining us here. x