Photography and travel blog

Month: September 2010

Montreal with my 35mm

Montreal with my 35mm

I went to Montreal for a weekend with a new 35mm lens in tow. I was particularly interested in getting some night shots of Old Montreal, which is beautiful alight. I’m really loving this lens although my pictures did not turn out so great. Below […]

Cancun & Isla Mujeres

Cancun & Isla Mujeres

Cancun was not the gawdy place I imagined it would be – Cancun City proper, that is. The Cancun resort area was just as horrible as I imagined it to be. The beaches were dirty and gritty, made worse by the strong winds that were […]

Mexico celebrates its bicentennial

Mexico celebrates its bicentennial

When I was in Mexico, there were electric signs counting down the days to the bicentennial – 200 days of independence from Spain. Most of the country celebrated – some parts had to be shut down due to the drug wars. Here is an article […]