About To Set

      About to set, the sun's intense, bright, light illuminates busy MacDonald-Cartier Bridge and immediate surrounds while traffic both vehicular and human carries on. Grey, low-hanging, moisture-laden cloud band helps intensify the warm orange-yellow sunlight bathing everything else in sight. The MacDonald-Cartier Bridge which spans the Ottawa river, a tributary of the mighty¬†Saint … Continue reading About To Set

River Depth

======================================================================================================= Ottawa river depth varies from 12 to 119 meters deep just below the Parliament block according to one chart however, because of various man-made dams, locks, etc water levels average about 58 meters. That bridge which is nearby, most probably crosses a more shallower part of river however, I can only guess. This river … Continue reading River Depth

Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadow

The down stairway to the famous Rideau Canal in Ottawa has these interesting shadows lurking in the tunnel just below Wellington-Rideau Street. This tunnel underneath Wellington-Rideau Street is situated directly across the street from the famous Fairmont Chateau Laurier Hotel and near the National War Memorial of Canada. I finally discovered this down staircase entrance … Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadow