alcorn

Your Bio

Photography is just one of my hobbies. I also enjoy golf, opera and computers (and, obviously, martinis).

For many years, prior to retirement, I travelled to Africa and the Far East, always with a camera(s). In the days of film, I carried a Canon A1 and several lenses, and a Minolta Maxxum 9000, again with many lenses.

In 1999, I acquired an Olympus 2000Z, and I have not used a film-based camera since. At Christmas 2003, I upgraded to a Panasonic FZ10, and, as of Christmas 2005, I became the proud owner of an FZ30. Then in 2008 came the FZ50, and in 2010 an FZ100.

I am a retired Chartered Accountant (40 years at Deloitte & Touche), now sitting on a few Boards.

Father of 5 and grandfather to the same number.

Featured Galleries

Africa - Best Of

Best pics on 08 trip

Updated: Nov 11, 2008 8:47pm PST

Friends & Family

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Galleries

New York

In Brooklyn for Canadian Thanksgiving

Updated: Oct 21, 2013 9:15am EDT

Winnipeg Trip

Updated: Oct 08, 2013 11:50am EDT

Furniture and Artwork

Updated: Sep 05, 2013 12:08pm EDT

Arizona

Updated: Mar 14, 2013 10:59am EDT

Haliburton plus

Updated: Oct 20, 2012 6:59pm EDT

Siblings

Updated: Sep 30, 2012 10:09am EDT

Randy

Updated: Mar 25, 2011 1:49pm EDT

Jim's Swing

Updated: Mar 15, 2011 6:43pm EDT

OHA Golf

Updated: Aug 21, 2010 11:43am EDT

California Golf09

Updated: Mar 13, 2009 10:00am EDT

Bermuda Goodwill

Updated: Dec 16, 2008 1:49pm EDT

African Flowers

Updated: Nov 16, 2008 11:23am EDT

Africa - Best Of

Best pics on 08 trip

Updated: Nov 11, 2008 11:47pm EDT

Namibia - Sossusvlei

Updated: Nov 10, 2008 7:47pm EDT

London

Updated: Oct 11, 2008 6:16pm EDT

California Golf

Updated: Feb 28, 2008 11:30am EDT

HIROC Cruise

20th anniversary cruise in Toronto harbour

Updated: Sep 20, 2007 5:33pm EDT

Italy - Il fienilino

Taken at the villa where we stayed near Florence

Updated: Jun 21, 2007 6:41pm EDT

Birds here and abroad

Bird pictures - backyard and elsewhere

Updated: Apr 08, 2007 2:18pm EDT

Tucson

February 07 trip with Randy, Bob and Jim, plus a couple from the backy ...

Updated: Apr 08, 2007 2:06pm EDT

California Golf

Updated: Sep 29, 2006 4:11pm EDT

Newfoundland

HIROC Board Retreat

Updated: Sep 29, 2006 8:20am EDT

Very Miscellaneous

Updated: May 09, 2006 10:18am EDT

Arizona Golf

February 06 trip to Casa Grande, AZ to golf with Randy, Bob and Ali

Updated: Mar 06, 2006 5:46pm EDT

Floral pictures

Pictures of gardens and flowers

Updated: Dec 28, 2005 10:58am EDT

Dane and Antonella

The wedding and prior evening dinner

Updated: Dec 22, 2005 2:37pm EDT

A weekend in Niagara

Updated: Dec 16, 2005 6:42pm EDT

Squirrels

Updated: Dec 16, 2005 11:25am EDT

New House

This is the house at 145 Roxborough East

Updated: Dec 04, 2005 2:33pm EDT

Pigeon Lake

Reunion of Council of the Seventies

Updated: Oct 01, 2005 6:45pm EDT

Ottawa

A trip to the Nation's Capital primarily to see the War Museum

Updated: Sep 03, 2005 11:01am EDT

A variety of cars

Updated: Aug 18, 2005 11:12am EDT

Venice

Updated: Aug 08, 2005 11:32am EDT

Flowers of Bermuda

Pictures from the Botanical Gardens, Bermuda

Updated: Aug 07, 2005 10:19pm EDT

Kyril and Hevin

Updated: Aug 07, 2005 6:42pm EDT

Bermuda

August 2005 visit to Bermuda - Pompano Beach Club - with my grandson a ...

Updated: Aug 06, 2005 5:55pm EDT

Birthday trip

Guillaume's 16th birthday outing

Updated: Aug 06, 2005 5:44pm EDT

Tavish Visit

Updated: Jul 10, 2005 1:49pm EDT

Carousels

Carousels at Port Dalhousie and Centre Island

Updated: Jul 10, 2005 12:12pm EDT

Spring and Summer

Updated: Jun 09, 2005 2:58pm EDT

Animals- Wild and Otherwise

Animals I have encountered at home and abroad

Updated: May 03, 2005 5:23pm EDT

Cityscapes

Updated: Apr 26, 2005 9:35am EDT

My Santas and Other Creations

Santas and other creations crafted by hand by Jan Nicholson, Heirlooms ...

Updated: Jan 31, 2005 11:00am EDT

Indoor photos

Updated: Jan 29, 2005 6:26pm EDT

Christmas 2004 at Sarah and John's

Christmas 2004 at Sarah and John's

Updated: Dec 31, 2004 4:19pm EDT

Randy and Ali

Updated: Nov 29, 2004 11:43am EDT

A weekend in St. Petersburg

Updated: Nov 22, 2004 5:02pm EDT

Fall Colours

Updated: Nov 08, 2004 2:12pm EDT

Rosedale in the Fall

Taken on Oct 27/04 under an overcast sky and with the trees slightly p ...

Updated: Oct 28, 2004 10:51am EDT

Golf in Ireland and Scotland - away from the courses

A variety of shots taken while off the course

Updated: Oct 19, 2004 10:27am EDT

Spain

We spent a week in Mijas, one of the "White villages" on the Costa del ...

Updated: Oct 18, 2004 2:12pm EDT

Niagara Aviary

Taken at Niagara Falls - May 15/04, July 24/04 and Oct 9/04, plus a c ...

Updated: Oct 18, 2004 11:05am EDT

Golf in Ireland and Scotland

Golf trip in September 2004

Updated: Oct 02, 2004 2:08pm EDT

Robins in the Garden

Updated: Jul 30, 2004 1:40pm EDT

Fountains of Europe

Updated: Jun 23, 2004 12:00pm EDT

Rome

Updated: Jun 23, 2004 10:30am EDT

Vienna

Updated: Jun 23, 2004 10:10am EDT

Paris

A wonderful 3 days in Paris in Summer 2004

Updated: Jun 11, 2004 4:34pm EDT

New York Spring

New York in the spring of 2004

Updated: Apr 26, 2004 12:02pm EDT

Flowers and People

Scans from the pre-digital era

Updated: Mar 20, 2004 10:38am EDT

Birds

Scanned photos of birds from Africa and Australia

Updated: Mar 20, 2004 10:25am EDT

Animals

Scanned Photos of (mainly) African animals

Updated: Mar 19, 2004 9:44pm EDT

Scenery

Scanned photos of some of my favourite places

Updated: Mar 19, 2004 9:28pm EDT

Sunsets

Scans of some of my favourite pre-digital sunsets

Updated: Mar 19, 2004 3:33pm EDT

Golf with Randy

Updated: Feb 28, 2004 2:42pm EDT

Photography as Art

Art shots

Updated: Jan 29, 2004 3:22pm EDT

Turks & Caicos

Vacation on Providentiales (Provo) in Turks & Caicos

Updated: Jan 23, 2004 9:26am EDT

California Dreaming

2003 trip to Carmel, SF and Napa

Updated: Jan 18, 2004 8:24pm EDT

Sunsets I Have Known

Sunsets from around the world

Updated: Jan 18, 2004 11:38am EDT

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