Mac Lilley Farms – Sept 2017

September 16, 2017

The members of the St. Thomas Photographic Guild were invited to the Mac Lilley Farms for a BBQ and a night photo shoot.  Sixteen members joined the Lilley family for a great evening consisting of a wonderful pot luck supper, photographing the horses at sunset and later photographing the night sky.  Our gracious host, Ruleen […]

Port Bruce – Paint with Light – 2017

August 6, 2017

Laura Gillis Sharon Harbaruk Jude Layfield

Steel Wool on Fire

June 18, 2016

On Saturday June 18, 2016, eight members of the STPG enjoyed a beautiful evening photo shoot. Tracie Boudreau’s mom graciously gave us permission to use her back yard for our steel wool on fire night photography. Many of us arrived early so we could take advantage of the picturesque sunset. When night finally fell, a […]

Aylmer Migration Management Area

March 12, 2016

A small group of club members gathered at the Aylmer Wildlife Refuge behind the Aylmer Police College on Sat. March 12th in the afternoon. It was a busy time with lots of people there to view the annual spring return of the Tundra Swans and some of ducks and of course the Canadian Geese. The […]

Morris’ Barn 2015

September 23, 2015

Morris’ Barn 2 2015 – Corey Gardiner 5 Photos

John Nap Farm 2015

August 15, 2015

John Nap is a fellow colleague of mine, when he asked me about getting photos of his farm done, it gave me the idea to have the Photoguild come out to do a Night photo shoot.  When I pitched the idea to John, he thought it was a great idea.  I believe 8 members came […]

Night at Morris’ Barn – 2015

June 20, 2015

We had a great night at Morris’ Barn again this year.  8 members came out to work on there night photography skills.  We used a mix of light painting and flash painting to achieve most of our images, along with some members working with high ISO settings. We had a slight change in the look […]

Night at Port Bruce 2015

June 6, 2015

The St thomas Photographic Guild recently went down to Port Bruce to experiment with Night Photography. We all arrived at about 8:30 so we could incorporate the sunset with our shoot. Little did we realize that it was going to be 10:30 before it would be dark enough to photograph the stars, therefore we had […]

Aylmer Wildlife Management Area 2015

March 28, 2015

Write-up by Claudia, (Saturday March 28, 2015): Several club members enjoyed viewing groups of Tundra Swans flying in against blue skies and a beautiful moon in the background. We then enjoyed supper in Aylmer. Aylmer Wildlife 2015 Laura Gillis 6 Photos Aylmer Wildlife 2015 Lisa Gillis 3 Photos Aylmer Wildlife 2015 Jim Kirkwood 4 Photos Aylmer Wildlife 2015 […]

Port Bruce

March 8, 2015

Five photographers braved the cold wind on the Beach at Port Bruce. We had a beautiful sunrise and lots of snow and ice for a challenging Sunday Morning Photo Shoot. The sun dipped in and out of the clouds to give us lots of variety in lighting and shadows. To warm up we travelled north […]

Ray Morris’ Barn

September 16, 2014

On Tuesday night we practiced painting with light.  Being such a nice evening, it was difficult to turn my camera away from the sunset and onto the barns.  The light was great on the barn boards and brick.  Later, using flashlights we lit up an old Oliver tractor.  That was followed by painting a barn […]

Sunset on Wonderland Road

September 9, 2014

Sunflowers and Sunset it doesn’t get any better. There were 11 people. We knelt down and squatted for the small sunflowers but managed to get some awesome shots. We had bugs model for us and backlighting with the sun. We then moved on to Wonderland Rd, and we picked several different spots to capture the […]

St Thomas Old English Church

August 19, 2014

A few club members went to the Old English Church in St. Thomas Tues. night in spite of threats of rain and thunder. We didn’t get wet and enjoyed photographing our willing model (the Black Cat). Then we enjoyed coffee at Tim’s. article by: Claudia Hepburn I am not much of a writer, but we […]

Port Bruce

July 28, 2014

Several members enjoyed a cool evening shoot at Pt. Bruce in hopes to capture a nice Sunset.  We had a brief display of colour before the sun went behind the clouds.  The group then enjoyed coffee and conversation at the Aylmer Tim’s. article by: Claudia Hepburn We did have a sunset of sorts at Port […]

Pinafore Park

July 22, 2014

Tonight we visited Pinafore Park to capture some colour and/or something up high.  While a few members wandered around the park, most of us focused on the gardens.  Lots of colourful flowers being lit by the setting sun. Article by: Chris Button