Winter – South Carrying Road Lake

Daily Image - Winter - South Carrying Road Lake

If there is a secret, magical place at this end of the Province, this is it. This remote, pristine lake, deep in the remote backwoods, was originally home to a private hunting and fishing lodge, known as Birchdale, used by the rich and famous. For many years it was the home of Catholic monks, seeking solitude and isolation, known as Nova Nada. Today it is a privately owned facility used for conferences and retreats. But in the winter, it is indeed a place of quiet and solitude, broken only by the distant rumble of four-wheelers and other backwoods explorers. Still, it was a great treat for the ears and the eye.

Sony A-900 – Sigma 24-70mm – f 2.8 – 45mm – ISO 200 – f19 – 1/90.


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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