Barry Clermont

Amateur photographer with Pentax G.A.S! Mostly shooting nature/landscape photography.

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Storing RAW (PEF) Photo Files

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Storing RAW photo files (PEF for us Pentaxians!) can be a real challenge. Most cloud solutions don’t allow anything but JPEG or PNG for your photos. Well, maybe GIF and TIFF! Storing RAW (PEF) Photo Files The challenge is saving all your hard work, not just the files you posted to social media. Many social …

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Moved to South River, Ontario!

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We took the money and moved to South River, Ontario where the sky is more clear and blue. And, you can see the stars! South River, Ontario We moved from Barrie to South River, Ontario after selling our house during the great COVID-19 pandemic. Made the move May 2021. Friends found it ironic we ended …

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It’s All About The Politics

I often hear the phrase “it’s all about the politics” when talking about government policy for things like COVID-19 restrictions. Those people are absolutely right! It IS all about the politics.   Why Is It All About The Politics? Politicians are elected to represent the populace. Yes, that’s us regular people. Don’t you find yourself …

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Camera Lenses, Much Ado About Nothing!

Discussion about camera lenses for #Pentax are much ado about nothing! Camera Lenses Camera lenses don’t make the photographer. There are 151 lenses that are compatible with all three of my Pentax cameras and there is no way I could use them all. The decision to go with Pentax when I re-engaged in my photography …

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What Is It About Squamish?

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What is it about Squamish, British Columbia? We visited mid November 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic so not likely the best time for a first impression. I don’t personally understand what it is about Squamish but apparently, many are addicted to that place. Why People Love Squamish We went to Squamish, British Columbia, Canada to …

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Through The Looking Glass: Your Lens Matters!

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When considering the looking glass, we often forget how much the lens matters. Let’s be clear, I’m a Pentax guy with no experience using other cameras so yes, there is a bias. My references are mostly to Pentax because that’s what I know. That being said, this is a discussion in general terms. Your Lens …

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Politicking in Canada

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Politicking in Canada needs a reboot. Time for our leadership (and the rest of us to  go “Back to the Future”.

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Perspective: How do you choose to see the world?

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Perspective. It’s all in how you choose to see the world. PERSPECTIVE The same world can look so different depending on how we look at it at any given moment in time. Perspective is everything. It’s funny how sometimes we can walk a few feet (A meter or so for those who don’t know imperial …

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COVID-19 How Do You Want To Be Remembered?

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How we react to #COVID19 matters, it’s what people will remember. How do you want to be remembered? Being Remembered After COVID-19 Fighting COVID-19 COVID-19 is a killer. Maybe not as bad as Hitler but I believe we need those same kind of heroes that defeated him to stand up today. There will be those …

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Leadership In Challenging Times

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Leadership is something everyone is capable of and important in these challenging times. Leadership Leadership isn’t something that just comes naturally. It comes easier for some than others but the best leaders work hard at it. What we choose to say and how we say it can matter. I remember an old saying “stick stones …

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