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My Panoramic Photos

These are all of the photos that make up the banners on this site...

360 degree Panoramics

Various 360 degree panoramic photos I've taken over the years.

A 360 degree panoramic photo of Tower Hill in Peterborough, Ontario.
A 360 degree panoramic photo of Tower Hill in Peterborough, Ontario.

A 360 degree panoramic photo of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis Missouri.
A 360 degree panoramic photo of the Gateway Arch in St. Louis Missouri.

A 360 degree panoramic photo of my old office at a now defunct Toronto consultancy.  One of my first panoramic photos.
A 360 degree panoramic photo of my old office at a now defunct Toronto consultancy. One of my first panoramic photos.

I totally butchered this 360 degree panorama of the Arch Museum in St. Louis, MO.
I totally butchered this 360 degree panorama of the Arch Museum in St. Louis, MO.

An early 360 degree panoramic of my backyard from my former house in Sutton West, Ontario.
An early 360 degree panoramic of my backyard from my former house in Sutton West, Ontario.

A 360 degree panoramic of my backyard in Peterborough, Ontario (complete with toboggan ramp going to the roof).
A 360 degree panoramic of my backyard in Peterborough, Ontario (complete with toboggan ramp going to the roof).

An early panoramic photo of some family camping we did in 2005, I believe...
An early panoramic photo of some family camping we did in 2005, I believe...

A 360 degree panoramic photo of my 12 daughters in my backyard!
A 360 degree panoramic photo of my 12 daughters in my backyard!

A 360 degree panoramic photo of my 12 and a half sons in my backyard!
A 360 degree panoramic photo of my 12 and a half sons in my backyard!

A terrible panoramic of the beautiful beach in Grand Cayman last Jan 2015. No tripod (but that's obvious.)
A terrible panoramic of the beautiful beach in Grand Cayman last Jan 2015. No tripod (but that's obvious.)

A panoramic pic taken from the rail at the rear of the Ruby Princess last January 2015.
A panoramic pic taken from the rail at the rear of the Ruby Princess last January 2015.

A unusual vertical panoramic of the atrium of the Ruby Princess.
A unusual vertical panoramic of the atrium of the Ruby Princess.

A 360 degree panoramic of our campsite at Balsam Lake Provincial Park last May 2010.
A 360 degree panoramic of our campsite at Balsam Lake Provincial Park last May 2010.

A 360 degree (compressed, to fit it all here in just 925px) of our Father-Daughter camping site in May 2010.
A 360 degree (compressed, to fit it all here in just 925px) of our Father-Daughter camping site in May 2010.

A nice partial panorama (just 5 shots stitched together) of the beach at Sanibel Island - Dec 2010.
A nice partial panorama (just 5 shots stitched together) of the beach at Sanibel Island - Dec 2010.

A nice, slightly compressed 180 degree panoramic of the area around the Sanibel Island dock, using the rail as my tripod.
A nice, slightly compressed 180 degree panoramic of the area around the Sanibel Island dock, using the rail as my tripod.

This is a wide-view from the side of the Coral Princess as we go through the Panama Canal in January 2012.
This is a wide-view from the side of the Coral Princess as we go through the Panama Canal in January 2012.

I don't remember! Maybe Ocho Rios? From the front of the Coral Princess in January 2012.
I don't remember! Maybe Ocho Rios? From the front of the Coral Princess in January 2012.

I don't know where this is.  Maybe the Panama Canal? Taken from the front of the Coral Princess in January 2012.
I don't know where this is. Maybe the Panama Canal? Taken from the front of the Coral Princess in January 2012.

A reasonably nice, slightly compressed 180 degree panorama of the dock at Rondeau Provincial Park.  I think I used a tripod here. And that's me on the left.
A reasonably nice, slightly compressed 180 degree panorama of the dock at Rondeau Provincial Park. I think I used a tripod here. And that's me on the left.

This is what the panoramic feature on cameras was meant for - a vertical, rotated wide shot of the Sanctuary area on the Coral Princess - Jan 2012.
This is what the panoramic feature on cameras was meant for - a vertical, rotated wide shot of the Sanctuary area on the Coral Princess - Jan 2012.

Probably my best ever 180 degree panoramic of the port at Cartagena, Colombia. Here it is uncropped. January 2012.
Probably my best ever 180 degree panoramic of the port at Cartagena, Colombia. Here it is uncropped. January 2012.

This was taken during the optimistic, golden time just before beginning the complete basement renovation that would ultimately destroy us.
This was taken during the optimistic, golden time just before beginning the complete basement renovation that would ultimately destroy us.

This was taken likely a couple of years after we started renovating. :-P I will never cut into a concrete wall ever again.
This was taken likely a couple of years after we started renovating. :-P I will never cut into a concrete wall ever again.

A panoramic shot of Athens from the Acropolis. There was lots of the fog that Athens is famous for. - May 2016.
A panoramic shot of Athens from the Acropolis. There was lots of the fog that Athens is famous for. - May 2016.

A roughly 150 degree handheld panoramic shot of the Acropolis which is like 150 years old or something like that. - May 2016.
A roughly 150 degree handheld panoramic shot of the Acropolis which is like 150 years old or something like that. - May 2016.

On our way off the ship for shore day, we noticed that the Royal Princess Piazza was more or less completely empty.  A rare sight. - May 2016.
On our way off the ship for shore day, we noticed that the Royal Princess Piazza was more or less completely empty. A rare sight. - May 2016.

From our position atop the rock that the Acropolis sits on, we could see an excavation of some sort, lying below us. - May 2016.
From our position atop the rock that the Acropolis sits on, we could see an excavation of some sort, lying below us. - May 2016.

Non-Panoramic photography

Various nighttime, macro, and other non-panoramic photos.

One of my first night shots.  The Trent University Athletic complex in Peterborough, Ontario, taken from the other side of the Otonabee river.
One of my first night shots. The Trent University Athletic complex in Peterborough, Ontario, taken from the other side of the Otonabee river.

A macro shot of me holding (gently) a very sluggish and cold housefly between my thumb and forefinger.
A macro shot of me holding (gently) a very sluggish and cold housefly between my thumb and forefinger.

The front grill of my friend Patrick's very awesome looking 2009 Dodge Challenger.
The front grill of my friend Patrick's very awesome looking 2009 Dodge Challenger.

A macro shot of a single leaf from the Hoppe Leaf Mountain - November 2009.
A macro shot of a single leaf from the Hoppe Leaf Mountain - November 2009.

A macro shot of a 2006 Canadian five-dollar bill. Those are Wilfrid Laurier's eyes BTW.
A macro shot of a 2006 Canadian five-dollar bill. Those are Wilfrid Laurier's eyes BTW.

A banner shot of a 2006 Canadian five-dollar bill. Those are Wilfrid Laurier's eyes BTW.
A banner shot of a 2006 Canadian five-dollar bill. Those are Wilfrid Laurier's eyes BTW.

My friend Norm bought a sword.  It's his THIRD.  What do you do with three swords?
My friend Norm bought a sword. It's his THIRD. What do you do with three swords?

A close up shot of an orange.  Why?  I just don't know...
A close up shot of an orange. Why? I just don't know...

A macro shot of the pins on a Pentium III processor.
A macro shot of the pins on a Pentium III processor.

Close up of the Coral Princess, my first ever cruise ship. (photo taken from my second cruise ship - the Ruby Princess)
Close up of the Coral Princess, my first ever cruise ship. (photo taken from my second cruise ship - the Ruby Princess)

A macro shot of the headstock of my Yamaha F370 acoustic guitar.
A macro shot of the headstock of my Yamaha F370 acoustic guitar.

A macro shot of a can of Holsten Festbock beer.  It's pretty good beer.
A macro shot of a can of Holsten Festbock beer. It's pretty good beer.

A macro shot of just one of the dandelions that has obliterated my lawn.
A macro shot of just one of the dandelions that has obliterated my lawn.

A Gimp-ed shot of Shawna's favourite ever rental car - a Mini Clubman she rented while in Cannes.
A Gimp-ed shot of Shawna's favourite ever rental car - a Mini Clubman she rented while in Cannes.

A shot of the Spice Market in Istanbul, just south of the Galata Köprüsü (bridge) around 11:00AM. - May 2016.
A shot of the Spice Market in Istanbul, just south of the Galata Köprüsü (bridge) around 11:00AM. - May 2016.

A shot of a stand of hot peppers  for sale in Kusadasi, Turkey. - May 2016.
A shot of a stand of hot peppers for sale in Kusadasi, Turkey. - May 2016.

A pic of some nice looking gelato in Naples, Italy. - May 2016.
A pic of some nice looking gelato in Naples, Italy. - May 2016.

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A "top-down" shot of a cafe-front taken from high up in the fortress in Naples, Italy. - May 2016.

Other Photos

Photos I like (but I didn't take them.)

I didn't take this photo - it's from: dualmonitorbackgrounds.com.  It's a beautiful shot of some mystery city, taken at night.
I didn't take this photo - it's from: dualmonitorbackgrounds.com. It's a beautiful shot of some mystery city, taken at night.

I didn't take this photo of the Monument Valley Tribal Park Navajo Reservation in Arizona - it's from: tarzanpanorama.net.  Awesome panoramics here.
I didn't take this photo of the Monument Valley Tribal Park Navajo Reservation in Arizona - it's from: tarzanpanorama.net. Awesome panoramics here.

I didn't take this photo.  It's a nice shot and a pretty unusual angle for a panoramic!
I didn't take this photo. It's a nice shot and a pretty unusual angle for a panoramic!

My buddy Patrick took this panoramic shot while stuck on the 401 during an unusually bad snow storm in Febrary 2015.
My buddy Patrick took this panoramic shot while stuck on the 401 during an unusually bad snow storm in Febrary 2015.

The SloMoGuys used a 4K camera to film ink in a fish tank.  Pausing the video and taking a screen cap at that resolution allowed for a pretty nice pic!
The SloMoGuys used a 4K camera to film ink in a fish tank. Pausing the video and taking a screen cap at that resolution allowed for a pretty nice pic!

After taking a screen cap from the SloMoGuys ink-in-a-fishtank video, I massaged it in Gimp to come up with this banner image.
After taking a screen cap from the SloMoGuys ink-in-a-fishtank video, I massaged it in Gimp to come up with this banner image.


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