Archive for July, 2011

Sunday Afternoon At The Marina

Posted: 29th July 2011 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Just down the road from where we live sits this wonderful little bay.  Genoa Bay is only accessible via one road, and it’s a twisty, tiny, narrow road that is not often traveled.  Genoa Bay sits in the Cowichan Valley, on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.  Surrounded by both incredible ocean scenery as well as gorgeous […]

Welcome back to The Hollow today, folks, thanks for your visit!  We still have plenty more photos to share with everyone from the Antique Truck Show that was recently held here on Vancouver Island, but for today we thought we’d park the trucks and take a look at some rural shots we captured in the […]

All About Semi’s

Posted: 27th July 2011 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography, Toad Trucks

We continue our adventure together today on our latest running series titled “Toad Trucks“.  This series showcases trucks that were on display at the Antique Truck Show in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada recently.  This wonderful and exciting show offered us an opportunity to see trucks that you just don’t typically see, […]

Welcome back to The Hollow, everyone!  We’re back after taking an extended weekend here, we were tuckered toads so we took an extra day off to hang around the Lily Pad.  We’re continuing our adventure today at the Antique Truck Show, held here recently in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.  If you’re […]

Wow, things have been seriously hoppin’ around The Hollow here this week, we’d really like to thank all our new visitors for popping by!  We typically focus on heritage and historic architecture on Vancouver Island in BC, Canada.  This week we’ve departed slightly and focused on a new series of images we’ve put together that […]

Time In The Park

Posted: 21st July 2011 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Hi folks, thanks for popping by today, we really appreciate it.  After the mistakes I made in the last 24 hours in regards to the software review we posted here and the resulting huge increase in traffic, coupled with my hurried retraction and apology to everyone, I think it’s time to take a quick break […]

We’re back to the Antique Truck Show today here at The Hollow, and we’ve got a few real gems to share with everyone!  Thanks for coming back, folks, if you are just finding this photoblog post for the first time here, this post is a continuation of a new series we’re running, called “Toad Trucks“.  […]

Review: Everimaging HDR Photo Pro

Posted: 19th July 2011 by ToadHollowPhoto in Review, The Toad's Musings
Tags: , , ,

We were recently contacted by Everimaging Ltd. to evaluate their HDR bracket merging and tone mapping software, HDR Photo Pro. HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography involves taking 3 or more bracket photographs at varying exposure offsets (EV) and merging them, using complex software algorithms to blend the frames. This is intended to create an image […]

Flight Of The Hawk

Posted: 19th July 2011 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

We’re going to take a slight detour today from our latest series “Toad Trucks” and take a look at a classic car that we found at the Antique Truck Show over the weekend.  It was such fabulous find we just had to create a special photoblog post to showcase it.  We’re back tomorrow with some […]

This is a very, very exciting week here at The Hollow!  Since we’ve signed up to Google+, we’ve seen a dramatic increase in visitors and traffic here, so to start with we’d really like to send a warm welcome out to all our new visitors!  Thank you for visiting, we really appreciate that. I was […]