Posts Tagged ‘The Big Move’

Day One Hundred & Fifty Two

SAMSUNG ST500 1/45s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 200 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/45s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 200 (A) 152/365. Probably my worst photo yet, but it was moving day today so what can ya do? 5 Positives: Moved into our new flat! Got a very comfy free bed from Pat. Jack helped us move our bed to the flat. Bought lots of new […]

Day One Hundred & Forty Five

SAMSUNG ST500 1/10s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 400 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/10s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 400 (A) 145/365. A map of the neighborhood we could be living in! First let me apologize for the poor quality of my photography the last couple weeks. I have been so busy with the move that I have not had much time to think about photography. […]

Day One Hundred & Thirty Two

NIKON D3000 1/500s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 400 (AP)

NIKON D3000 1/500s Focal Length: 18.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 400 (AP) 132/365. WE DID IT! We now live in Vancouver BC!  Stew had no problems getting through immigration and my Dad picked us up at the airport. We enjoyed lunch and White Spot and stew got his bike all unpacked.  Ashley, Ken, Pat & Yoko came to […]

Day One Hundred & Thirty One

NIKON D3000 1/20s Focal Length: 34.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 800 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/20s Focal Length: 34.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 800 (M) 131/365. Today was a good day, I got up and got my hair cut, then packed and spent the afternoon with Kayleigh. We had lunch at the Storehouse then had the most amazing hot chocolate ever at Maya Belgian Chocolates.  Trixie was trying to come […]

Day One Hundred & Twenty Eight

NIKON D3000 1/25s Focal Length: 20.0mm f/8.0 ISO: 800

NIKON D3000 1/25s Focal Length: 20.0mm f/8.0 ISO: 800 128/365. Happy 16th Birthday Thomas!!! Sorry, I know I promised a picture of my ring but the day got away with me and this cake was amazing.  4 more days till we move to Canada!! Thank you everyone for the congratulations and well wishes on our […]

Day One Hundred & Twenty One

SAMSUNG ST500 1/45s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 200 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/45s Focal Length: 4.9mm f/3.5 ISO: 200 (A) 121/365. Today was a very strange day, we moved out of our flat and our tenants moved in. It was hard to see people taking over my space. I loved my house.  This is us just before leaving. We also had to say lots of […]

Day One Hundred & Seventeen

NIKON D3000 1/80s Focal Length: 55.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 200 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/80s Focal Length: 55.0mm f/11.0 ISO: 200 (M) 117/365. Bye Bye Moving Van! YAY!  That’s everything shipped to Canada we will see it again in about 6-8 weeks.   Packing to move overseas is both physically and emotionally exhausting!  Bring on Barcelona! 5 Positives for today: Got all the packing and itemizing finished before the […]

Day One Hundred & Sixteen

NIKON D3000 1/20s Focal Length: 35.0mm f/5.0 ISO: 200 (M)

NIKON D3000 1/20s Focal Length: 35.0mm f/5.0 ISO: 200 (M) 116/365. Our stuff gets shipped tomorrow!! So much stuff to pack, I really don’t know where we got it all, we have been packing all day! This picture is of a form we need to fill out itemizing all our stuff for Canada customs. I […]

Day One Hundred & Eight

SAMSUNG ST500 1/45s Focal Length: 49mm f/3.5 ISO: 120 (A)

SAMSUNG ST500 1/45s Focal Length: 49mm f/3.5 ISO: 120 (A) 108/365. We got a ton of packing today, wrapping all our breakables up in oh-so-fun bubble-wrap.  We leave to do The Great Glen Way tomorrow which is a long distance hike, 73 miles/117km between Fort William and Inverness.  I will have to post my pics […]

Day Seventy Seven

NIKON D3000 8.0s Focal Length: 35.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400

NIKON D3000 8.0s Focal Length: 35.0mm f/10.0 ISO: 400 77/365. First lets talk about this photo.  I set up my new tripod and searched for a interesting angle.  When I found this I manually focused and set the aperture to take in lots of detail.  Then I tried various shutter speeds.  The room light was on directly […]