From Biodiversity Conservancy International: Mother Nature is sending her apologies!The Full Moon Pinhey Sand Dunes Tour will be cancelled due to the weather. With Mother Natures’s Cooperation, the next Full Moon Pinhey Sand Dunes Tour will be the August Full Moon! Thank you so much for your interest and support!
Biodiversity Conservancy International are organizing a night tour at Pinhey Dunes. This might be a good opportunity for club members to get some interesting full moon images. For more about Pinhey Dunes including images and maps, see these past posts.
If you enjoyed Dr. Peter Dang’s presentation at our September meeting and would like to support him and Pinhey Sand Dunes, please go to the Great Places in Canada web site and vote for it under the category of 2017 Great Public Space. Voting ends on Friday October 27th. The the Pinhey Sand Dunes system … Continue reading “Support Pinhey Sand Dunes”
If you missed the July 16th event at Pinhey Dunes and would like a chance to take some spectacular macro images like Amy Lo shot, here is a list of the remaining 2017 public tours of the Pinhey Sand Dunes put on by Biodiversity Conservancy International: August 06 Sand Wasps & Macro Photography Watch the super … Continue reading “More Macro Photo Ops at the Pinhey Dunes”
If you are interested in the “critters” that Dr. Pete Dang introduced us to at the Pinhey Sand dunes in 2017, his organization — Biodiversity Conservancy International — is hosting a free one day seminar titled: Insects, An Indispensable Component Of Life On Earth It takes place on 1-5 PM, Saturday May 4th at the … Continue reading “Insect Seminar”
The 10th annual Geoheritage Day will take place on Saturday, September 29 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at The Pinhey Sand Dunes. To get there, drive south on Woodroffe Avenue, and turn left two blocks south of the Nepean Sportsplex onto Pineland Avenue. Park on the south shoulder beside the signed entry gate near the end of the road (T-junction with Vaan Drive). You will have … Continue reading “10th Annual Geoheritage Day”
In case you missed the last insect macro photography event at Pinhey Sand Dunes there is another guided tour this Sunday. For location details see the previous post.
Two new galleries have been uploaded to the Galleries page: Pinhey’s Point Shootout October Reflections Great work everybody!
The November 6th meeting will begin with slideshows from the Pinhey’s Point shootout and the October assignment (Reflections). Our featured presenter will be wildlife photographer Jim Cumming. You can see examples of his work at the Canadian Nature Photographer, on 500px, on ViewBug, and on flickr. We will also have a photography hint and a … Continue reading “November 6th Meeting”
Before the News page was added to the web site, these news items were posted: The next club meeting will be held October 2nd starting at 9:15. The highlight of the meeting will be a presentation by our special guest, Rod McIvor. You can see some of his recent work in the Photos section of his facebook … Continue reading “Old News Posts”