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Taiwan – Taichung Area [臺中市]

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Continuing from Cing Jing [清境] up in the mountains. We spent the next few days exploring the area around Taichung City [臺中市]. Driving south on our day trip, we drove along dense bamboo forests. Here they are selling freshly dug-up bamboo shoots. Local train station, so cool! Kiddies hanging out, we were getting a lot of stares from the Uppababy …

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Taiwan – Cing Jing [清境]

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This is going back to January of 2016. A short snapshot of the 10 day journey in Taiwan with Carmen’s sister, Kiki, and her family! We arrived at Taipei around 4pm, got our luggage…only to find that I had booked the rental car pickup at Kaohsiung, the other side of the island about 400km apart. Luckily the rental company was …

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Angela & Ludwik’s Wedding

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After the back-country bachelor party in July, Ludwik is finally married! Ludwik, Paul, and I started the day by playing soccer/frisbee, then getting some brunch before getting ready. We have known each other since 1st year University….12 years ago. The wedding took place at the Argonaut Rowing Club right by the lake. The rainy weather broke just as the ceremony …

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Veronica & Stephen Foxton’s Wedding

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Had the opportunity to shoot the wedding of Veronica & Stephen in August! The bridesmaids getting ready at the Prince Hotel. It was during one of the heat waves in the summer so we did some quick shots outdoors before everyone melted. The reception took place in the afternoon at the York Mills Gallery. Nice venue with a lot of …

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Amber is 18 Months Old!

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Wow it has been 1.5yr already. This little girl is now very chatty and loves to boss everyone around. She can sing a few songs, say “Amomo” for Animal crackers, and “Peasssssee” (Please). Hanging out with Ludwik & Angela one Saturday afternoon. She ate the entire Popsicle, mom was sad. Grandma bought her own watering can. No eating markers! (Are …

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Ludwik’s Bachelor Canoe Trip

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Frontenac Provincial Park. 8 Guys, 4 Canoes, 3 Days, 10 lbs of steak. This was the route that we had planned, a good mix of paddling/portage and time to relax. Coming from Montreal, New York City, Kitchener, Ottawa, Mississauga, Toronto, Oshawa. It was amazing that we all arrived within 15mins of each other! Loaded up our packs and off we …

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