Windswept pine tree and star trails, Parry Sound, Georgian Bay

Starry Night

A lone windswept pine frames the celestial equator near Parry Sound, Georgian Bay.

Venus and Jupiter conjunction 2012 and aircraft trails over Gibraltar Point Lighthouse, Toronto Islands

A Modern Classic

Venus and Jupiter streak past the Gibraltar Point lighthouse on the Toronto Islands during their conjunction of 2012, competing with star and aircraft trails from the nearby Toronto City Center Airport. The oldest remaining lighthouse on the Great Lakes, Gibraltar Point was constructed around 1808 and stands 82 feet tall.

Upside down Christmas trees, Ward's Island, Toronto Islands

The Unforest

Heavy fog shrouds Christmas trees, hung in the Ward’s Island traffic circle in preparation for the annual Spring equinox celebrations.

Lighthouse at Sunset, Snug Harbour, Georgian Bay

Snug Harbour Light

The light of the setting sun catches the lighthouse at Snug Harbour, in Ontario’s Georgian Bay.

Prince Shoal Haute Fond Light, Tadoussac, Quebec

Prince Shoal Light

The Prince Shoal, or Haute-Fond Light, rises above the oily-calm waters of the Gulf of St. Lawrence, offshore from Tadoussac, Quebec.  An armored Goliath of concrete and steel, its unique shape helps it to shed the crushing sea ice of winter.

Moonrise over Manarola, Cinque Terra, Italy

Moonrise Over Manarola

Part of a larger panorama, featuring moonrise over the seaside town of Manarola, Cinque Terra, Italy.

Toronto city ferry Ongiara in February steam, Inner harbour, Toronto Islands

Steamy Ongiara

The ferry Ongiara plies the waters of Toronto’s inner harbour during a sudden February cold snap.

Sunrise twilight over pier, Centre Island, Toronto Islands

Centre Pier Sunrise

The pier at Centre Island stands in stark silhouette on the Toronto Islands.

Snug Harbour infrared reflections, Snug Harbour, Toronto Islands

Snug Harbour IR

Fallen trees reflect in the eerie light of Snug Harbour, Toronto Islands.

Bustard Islands lighthouse star trails, Bustard Islands, Georgian Bay

Bustard Trails 2011

August stars streak over the Bustard Islands’ lighthouse and twin ranges.

Toronto skyline and crumbling eastern gap, Ward's Island, Toronto Islands

End of the Road VI

The eastern gap breakwall, slowly crumbling into the inner harbour, frames the Toronto skyline on a clear winter’s night.

Inukshuk star trails, Sans Souci, Georgian Bay

Inukshuk Trails

Lit by the light of the rising full moon, an inukshuk stands lonely vigil over October starlight.

Twilight over Mont St. Michel, Normandy, France

Mont St. Michel

Twilight settles over Mont St. Michel in Normandy, France.

Pine trees silhouetted by the rising moon, Big McCoy Island, Georgian Bay

Night Shelter

The rising full moon competes with the night sky over Big McCoy Island, silhouetting a classic Georgian Bay tree.

Toronto city ferry Ongiara at night, Ward's Island, Toronto Islands

1630 to the City

The ferry Ongiara streaks towards Toronto in this wintertime long exposure.