Arctic Kitsune's blog

A Canadian view of Anime figures, events, and things foreign.

Arctic Kitsune's blog - A Canadian view of Anime figures, events, and things foreign.

Snow storm?

Woke up today and was greeted by a nice pile of white snow blanketing everything. It was so white that I was caught off guard, and because of the fog created by the snow. I rushed to take a pictures every few moments and here (December snows are the best) and got one when two trucks and a back end loader were shoveling a parkinglot.

Like with any other Canadian snow fall, you have to keep shoveling 20 times a day to keep your driveway clean and it severly pisses people off. The sidewalk plows seemed to cleaned this out earlier, but it was all in vain.

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And the huge snow bank next to the mall parking lot.

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And tried to take images of the snow falling enmass by pointing the camera at the tree with snow flakes being visible. Instead you can see the snow fog.

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Here are one of the few paths that people make in the snow. I go around this area daily and the other way once or twice a month for figure photo shoots (near the river).

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And another attempt to view the falling snowflakes (which look like freezing rain in this shot :(). I’m finding that when I single our human made structures in the city, and only shoot nature, that the scenery’s mood changes. Probably obvious but I’m liking this new mood in the images.

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And lastly, here are some pictures of the snow with a foot trying to show you how deep, soft, and how much fell. And yes as you might agree these shoes are bad since I managed to slip (but not fall) a few times. They caused me to slip down a stairs once when during one of those school co-ops courses. At least its better then freezing to death, as in those in grade 10 and under who only wear a toque and a sweater.

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Now then thats your local weather forecast for Ottawa on the 9th of December, 2008 :p.� As for the news, OC Transpo strike is on its way and using the economy problem to its advantage by putting the Ottawa mayor on a leash…..If you see an economy collapse like dominos then you’ll know who to blame :D.
I also ordered the Fate/Unlimited Codes SP-Box with the Figma Lily Saber and will be having one of those more careful photoshoots. For $180 Canadian, I’m not getting another one 0.o *Twittles thumbs for the wait*

Category: Figma, News, Ottawa
  • Persocom says:

    Cool pictures, we still haven’t gotten a snow worthy of pictures, by noon the snow is melted that does fall, the only place that really has snow is the mountains. I look forward to your photoshoot of Saber Lily, I want her so bad but I just can’t pull that kind of purchase this close to xmas, bills are horrible this month.

    December 10, 2008 at 5:21 pm

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