Category Archives: Photography

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Time Lapse

So I’ve taken the time to compile all those Yardcam images into a video.  Every 30 minutes from the middle of December 2014 to June 1st 2015. I find it entertaining

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Time for The Watch Dog

Years ago I worked in an environment with heavy equipment, run by computers.  Very leading edge at the time, well as on the edge as big corporations can get.  It was entirely possible for the system to crash as all … Continue reading

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Tripped Up Again

So I thought I had this Webcam thing all worked.  Had the software running properly, though a little overly sensitive to movement.  Actually not movement so much as change of content.  The software captures a reference image every so many … Continue reading

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Most of what we hear about Drones is bad.  Government, Law Enforcement or Stalkers peeking into our backyards to see what we’re doing next to the pool.  Here’s a nice change, for what a Drone can be used for.  Initially … Continue reading

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More on The Webcam

Very slow progress on this front, but yesterday and today a big jump forward. In the past the problem (mostly) has been internet access.  How to get that remote image from a webcam onto a server. 

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Ice Storm of 2013

Ok, not really a Georgian Bay related topic, but it was interesting in many ways and provided some spectacular photographic subject matter. For us when the storm arrived it was mostly just another doom and gloom, world is coming to … Continue reading

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The Remote Webcam

This image is from a remote webcam, which uploads a new image every 20 minutes to this website’s server.  Ideally nothing will break and a new image will appear on this page. To add to the complexity, motion detection is … Continue reading

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Taking pictures is a creative outlet.  I think I’ve taken to it because it has a high degree of technical skill required, but also allows for a creative flare.  While previously with film (analog photography) there was some delay before … Continue reading

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Ring around The Tub?

While out paddling I’m often struck by how clearly the water levels of past years can be discerned. The orange crown on the rocks is a lichen know as Maritime Sunburst, very slow to grow and easily damaged.  The shot … Continue reading

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A Morning Like Any Other

Just a nice morning shot, looking east.

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