August 2011

Remembering 6560

There was a minute of silence today in the Legislature as the Members reflected on the tragic loss of Flight 6560.

This is a tragedy felt all across the North. My deepest condolences to the families of the ones that were lost, may they rest in peace. And to the few survivors, may their recovery be speedy and without complication.

to read the Premier’s statements, click here.

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Standing at Reflection

I was going through my photos the other day and I came across this little gem. I was bored and waiting for the Duke and Duchess to arrive when I saw the reflection of RCMP officer in the small puddle.
Taking a photo of the boots alone wouldn’t have been much of a shot. But seeing the head and torso clearly with a nice shadow leading into it really made this picture for me.

One last thing I have to say about this guy is that he and his partner did their job very well. I was there a little before they arrived. These guys didn’t even flinch until the plane landed and came to a complete stop in front of them. It was raining and miserable out there, but these guys did good.

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Northern Exposures

It has been a little while since I’ve shot the Aurora. Long time fans might remember my “Purple Pills” shot from Christmas 09, that was my last one.

I was very happy to see a fantastic display of lights last night. It was pretty difficult to get a bad shot of them, but this one turned out the best I think.

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