Outings

 

The following is a list of outings for 2019-2020.  Information will be updated as it becomes available so please check this page from time to time.  If you have any questions or would like to suggest and lead an outing, please contact Claudia Povilauskas ([email protected]) or Orchid Fung ([email protected]).
Date Event Location Information Meeting Time Outing Leader
Sep 14, 2019 London Ontario Airshow London International Airport Largest military display in Canada. Photograph planes in flight and on the ground, parachute teams and fans.  General admission ticket price is $35 (seniors $25) advance sale and $50 (seniors $35) at the door.   Other pricing tiers available.

Patrick has provided background information and tips about the Airshow.  Click on link below for detail.

2019 London air show

There is no parking at the airport.  Free off-site parking and free shuttle buses will be provided by the organizer.  Car pools can be arranged at a later date.

Time and place to meet for share ride will be announced at a later date. Patrick Mohide

Oct 6, 2019 Birds in Flight Photography Session Canadian Raptor Conservancy, Vitoria, Ontario This is a 3 hour session to photograph birds of prey in flight and on perches.  This event is limited to 10 people.  Cost is $56.50 per person.  Fees must be paid in advance and no refund will be issued if you cannot make it.   Pat will be announcing the date of this outing approximately 6 weeks in advance. 9 am to noon. Pat Wintermute

Nov 2, 2019 McLean’s Autowreck
12584 Fourth Line Nassagaweya,
Rockwood, ON
McLean’s is an active auto wrecker with a collection of old cars in various stages of decay.   They provide a wonderful fall photo opportunity.  Detail will be sent to members at a later date. 9 am to noon. Orchid Fung

Dec 28, 2019 Christmas Lights at Glenhyrst Art Gallery 20 Ava Rd, Brantford, ON Glenhyrst has been running the Christmas Lights Display for many years and it is hopeful that it will run it again in 2019.  The 16 acre park is transformed into a winter wonderland to photograph Christmas lights and night photography.Please email Orchid : ofung111 at gmail.com if you will be attending, that you need a ride of are willing to offer a ride.

More detail will be provided first week of December.

5:00 pm at parking lot of Treasure Hunt (old Sears Home Centre) on 1035 Plains Rd E, Burlington if you are offering a ride or need a ride. Orchid Fung

Jan 12, 2020 Toronto Winter Architecture Photography Bay and Front St area, Toronto, On Spend the day photographing architecture in Toronto.  We will take the underground PATH and go to Brookfield Place,  Commerce Court North, Scotiabank Old Hall, Union Station without stepping outdoors.

Travel is by GO train to Union Station.

TBD Orchid Fung

Feb 2020 Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory Cambridge, Ontario Photograph numerous varieties of butterflies, cascading waterfalls and tropical plants. Admission is $15 per person.  More detail to follow. exact date to be posted later. Claudia Povilauskas

Mar 2020 Toronto TTC Subway Photography Toronto, On  This outing focuses on photographing architectural and details of subway corridors and walls.  It will take place Sunday morning, the exact day will be announced later.

Starting point will be at the Sheppard West station at 8 am.  We will travel north to the end of the line at Vaughan Metropolitan Centre.

There will be a limit of 12 photographers.  Tripods are permitted.  Cost will be GO train tickets and subway fees.  Parking fees will be required if you chose to drive.

More detail to follow.

TBD Ed Espin

Apr 26, 2020 Paris to Ancaster Bike Race Paris, On Date to be confirmed once published.  Photograph cyclists, movement, fans. TBD Claudia Povilauskas

May 2020 Wildflower Macro Photography Beverley Swamp, On Photograph wildflowers in their natural habitat. More detail to follow. TBD Don Corby