Greenway Park – London – 2017

April 16, 2017

A beautiful morning for the St. Thomas Photo Guild Sunday shoot!  Nice and sunny and not too cool!  Seven members came out to the shoot and although the leaves have not yet returned to the trees, there were lots of things to photograph, from flowering trees, to Northern Flickers to the wonderful textures in the […]

Sharon Creek Conservation Area – 2017

April 2, 2017

Ten members of the St. Thomas Photo Guild attended the morning shoot at Sharon Creek Conservation Area.  It was a beautiful, frosty morning with many opportunities to get that “perfect” shot!  The sunrise was gorgeous as was the frost!  Members were using their imagination at all levels of perspective.  Great morning to be out with […]

Springbank Park – London – 2017

March 12, 2017

John Harbaruk Sharon Harbaruk Jude Layfield Laura Gillis

Forks of the Thames – 2017

February 19, 2017

Laura Gillis

Woodland Cemetery – 2016

December 11, 2016

Eight members of the St. Thomas Photo Guild met at the Woodland Cemetery.  Along with taking pictures of the monuments many deer gave us time to take some interesting photos.  It was a cool morning, but we all had fun seeing what we could photograph and watching the deer romp throughout the cemetery. After our […]

Mac Lilley Horse Farm

June 5, 2016

Sunday June 5th, 10 members of the STPG had the pleasure of visiting the Mac Lilley Horse Farm near Dutton where Warrawee Needy, the fastest standardbred horse in the world lives! What a wonderful morning the members had! There are over 100 horses and colts/fillies on the farm. We were able to go into the […]

Canadian Raptor Conservancy

May 15, 2016

Twelve members of the St. Thomas Photo Guild attended the Sunday shoot.  The Canadian Raptor Conservancy is a well run rehabilitation center for injured and abandoned raptors.  There are many raptors in the care of the conservancy and most are not imprinted to humans.  But there are a number of birds which for various reasons […]

Springwater Conservation Area

March 27, 2016

Ten STPG members managed to arrive at Springwater just before sunrise despite the chilly weather. There was not much new growth in the woods, but lots to photograph including fungi, moss, backlit leaves and the sun coming through the trees. We could hear many birds including the Wood Peewees, Robins and Downy Woodpeckers. To add […]

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 […]

Southwestern Pet Centre

February 7, 2016

We switched our routine on February 7th and had breakfast first and then went for our Sunday Photo Shoot. What a great time we had at the Southwestern Pet Centre (Reptiles). Everything from Turtles, Argentine Red Tegu, Chameleon, Burmese Python, lizards, fish, Guinea pigs and even a very large frog. All the reptiles were beautiful […]

Pleasant Valley Farm 2015

November 1, 2015

Eight members of the STPG attended the Sunday Morning Shoot at Pleasant Valley Trout Farm. This is a wonderful place for photography with the ponds and fall colors and of course the Elk! They are in a large fenced in area and come up close for treats which gave us a great opportunity to get […]

Nature Photography Day 2015

September 27, 2015

Nature Photography Day 2015 – Gene Lobb 14 Photos Nature Photography Day 2015 – Claudia Hepburn 8 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 […]

Arva Flour Mill – 2015

May 24, 2015

What a beautiful morning at the Arva Flour Mill. The reflections on the pond and the Maitland River were breath taking. The flour mill buildings and grounds with the chickens, roosters, ducks as well as the old dam and the graffiti under the Richmond street bridge kept us more than busy. Breakfast followed at Richie’s […]

Pleasant Valley Trout Farm 2015

April 19, 2015

Bob Bishop kindly gave our Photography Club permission to have a photo shoot at his Trout Farm. What a beautiful day it was. Everyone spread out over several acres of picturesque manicured lawns and beautiful ponds and we even had an opportunity to take some photo’s of the red deer (elk). Where to start was […]