Category Archives: Photography
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
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
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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
Just a nice morning shot, looking east.