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Robin Leworthy Wilson

Robin Leworthy Wilson

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“I have been conditioned to appreciate the adrenaline rush you get when witnessing a great play. It is my challenge to capture that experience in motionless time”, Photographer Robin Leworthy Wilson-founder of Aerial Promotions (AP),1997. Aerial Promotions is a complete turnkey marketing agent who works from a detailed top down approach to fulfill vision, creation and application to delivery. Aerial Promotions provides a full marketing mix of services to its corporate clients & continues to do work for non-profit organizations. Specialties include but not limited to Sports Photography, Corporate Identity Development-CID, Event & Sport Programs.
  • Nikon D4s, D3s, D300, D800
  • Nikon ED AF-S VR Nikkor 400mm, 70-200mm 1:2.8 G

A Day in Dundas

Published April 7th, 2012

This particular autumn day was an adventure!

I am amazed at the wondrous beauty of the Niagara Escarpment. On this “Day in Dundas” series, I photographed The Gorge, The Peak, The Lookout, Rail Trail, Bruce Trail, Waterfalls: Pioneer Falls, Tews Falls & Webster Falls.

I was shooting the town of Dundas from the peak when I heard the rustling of leaves behind me. I heard a piercing shriek when a hawk snatched a squirrel from the tree directly above my head. I was quite startled and scared, as I scrambled to get my footing along the cliff. I am terrified of heights, but was able to quickly respond to get the photograph.

I walked back down the Bruce trail to the calming flow of Webster Falls. It was like a present wrapped with rainbows. This is certainly one of my most memorable photographic moments. I felt it necessary to composite my real life heart pounding predator experience with the marvelous beauty that I observed moments later.

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