The Historic Chapel at Ste Anne du Ruisseau

Daily Image - 4 February 2012 - The Historic Chapel at Ste Anne du Ruisseau

In 1768 Acadians settled here and named the place Eel Brook after the Mi’kmaq name, “Wiplomesgokum” In the 1950s the name was changed to Ste Anne du Ruisseau to reflect the name of the local parish. This is a reproduction of the original chapel built in 1768.

Sony A-900 – Sigma 24-70mm – f 2.8 – 40mm – ISO 200 – f8 – 1/350.

About gerrycurry

Gerry Curry was educated at Toronto’s Humber College of Applied Arts and Technology, where he received a diploma in Fine Arts - Photography. Gerry is a certified Apple Computer Systems Engineer by profession and as an independent consultant has worked with the graphic arts and pre-press industry, both in south-western Ontario and Nova Scotia, Canada, for over 26 years. He has been at the forefront of digital imaging from its inception. Gerry teaches primary computer systems maintenance, advanced colour calibration and colour management courses for graphic design, digital fine art and photography students as well as professionals. For several years, in the 80's he was an annual guest lecturer on user-based computer maintenance at the Rochester Institute of Technology - College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Gerry now lives on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia, close to Yarmouth, where he shares 30 acres close to the sea with his wife Nancy and their English and Welsh Springer Spaniels. Gerry enjoys tinkering with computers, working his dogs, flyfishing, writing and of course, photography.
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1 Response to The Historic Chapel at Ste Anne du Ruisseau

  1. Dan says:

    Fabulous shot – great atmosphere.

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