Category Archives: Photographs

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Rare Le Mans pace-car in Barrhaven

Who would have thought waiting to pick up my son from school would have turned up this rare car? It was a pace car at Le Mans. There are drivers’ signatures under the hood… …and special engraving in the wheels … Continue reading

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Who would have thought an old Saturn could look cool?

Until the Sky, Astra, and Aura came out, I had no time for Saturns – they were pretty dorky as far as I was concerned – so I was surprised when I first saw this 2001-2002 SC cruising around Barrhaven. … Continue reading

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One last ride before the Honda was sold

A neighbour was selling his Honda cruiser so I took some stills and movement shots and combined them into a souvenir for him to remember his old bike. …Mike. © Mike Ellison.

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A Tesla in Ottawa

Well, I didn’t expect to see a Tesla in Ottawa so soon. When the lights turned green, off he shot in a roar …of silence! A freaky experience to see something so quick be so quiet. …Mike. © Mike Ellison.

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Who needs sunshine?

Who needs sunshine to get good pictures? Obviously on a grey day there’s no point trying to get good landscapes – or anything else featuring lots of sky. However, there’s still plenty of things to take pictures of in Ottawa … Continue reading

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A pretty yellow Bug

Here’s a pretty VW Beetle I spotted in Paris way back in 1987. I’m digging through my old slides now - I got brave and took my scanner apart to clean the underside of the glass and the results are a … Continue reading

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Someone’s watching you

Okay it’s a cat not a car but I’m allowed some fun. …Mike.

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Leopard spotted Toyota Matrix

This Toyota Matrix has to be the most feminine customization I’ve seen since the Mini that used to run around Southgate that had lace antimacassars on the seatbacks Continue reading

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Lincoln Continental low-rider spotted in Barrhaven

This cool Lincoln Continental low-rider lurks on a quiet Barrhaven backstreet…
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Eastern Ontario Trail Blazers at The Gorge 2010-06-27

Had a great day out with the Eastern Ontario Trail Blazers on the 27th June for their trip up The Gorge near Burnstown Continue reading

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