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March Break: Things to do; Tuesday March 17

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March Break: Things to do; Tuesday March 17

Things to do around Welland, Pelham, Port Colborne and Wainfleet. March Break activities for all ages in our community. There’s much to explore around South Niagara this week. Port  Colborne Public Library Title: Cursive Writing for Kids Time: Mon., Mar. 16 to Fri., Mar. 20, 10 a.m.– 11 a.m. Particpant information: For ages 7 and up. […]

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March Break: Things to do; Monday March 16

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March Break: Things to do; Monday March 16

Looking for things to do with the children tomorrow? Here’s some March Break activities from around our community for Monday Mar. 16/2015. Lots of activities for all ages. Port Colborne Public Library Title:Tot Time “St. Patrick’s Day Stories, Crafts & Games” Time: 2 – 3 p.m. Participant information: For ages 2 to 4 with a […]

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Time for a sugar bush adventure

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Time for a sugar bush adventure

March Break, a time of jubilation for modern students, usually time for a vacation, a time to rest, time to rejuvenate. But, in the years of the pioneers in North America, it was a time to stop school and go to work for a week. “March break in pioneering times was when students needed to […]

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Macro butterfly photography

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Macro butterfly photography

Photographing butterflies up close can be either very joyful or very aggravating depending on how well prepared you are and if you have access to some special equipment. First off, your digital slr needs to be well maintained and in working order. The first additional piece of equipment that you will need will be a […]

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Flash photography; the basics

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Flash photography; the basics

What is a flash? Basically, it’s a light that you turn on when it is dark. A camera flash can really only be used in two photographic applications. It is either a main light or a fill light. What does that mean? Well, basically, if you are going to use your flash as a main […]

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Using your flash as a main light

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Using your flash as a main light

When you are using your flash as a main light, you have made some decisions. First off, the lighting conditions where you are taking your photo are less than ideal and you have to light with the flash, meaning you want the flash strength to overpower the existing natural light. This means that while you […]

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