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Outdoor adventures with Caesar the Linnie (Barred Parakeet)

June 04, 2018 - As many of you know my best buddy was Pesto, my Barred Parakeet (A.K.A. Lineolated Parakeet, Linnie) who passed away las...
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Celebrating Nikon's 100th Anniversary with Digital Photo Magazine

October 16, 2017 - VERSION FRANÇAISE For Nikon's 100th Anniversary, Flavia Dalmasso from Oracom in Paris approached me with an interesting...
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The New Service Center and Rental Center at the Îles-de-Boucherville National Park

June 16, 2017 - Since June 3rd, at 3 pm, campers at the Îles-de-Boucherville National Park were privileged to be the first guests to be...
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Shooting Infrared with the Opteka 6.5mm f/3.5 Fisheye Lens

May 03, 2017 - For the last year I’ve been playing with the 2016 update of the Opteka 6.5mm f/3.5 Manual Focus Aspherical Circular Fish...
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En voiture à l'aventure - On se rapproche de la nature avec Patrick Langlois grâce à Lexus Canada

August 13, 2016 - ENGLISH VERSION Chaque matin, je me réveille à une boite de réception pleine d'offres. Passer à travers ces offres es...
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Lexus Driven to discover - Getting Closer to Nature With Patrick Langlois Thanks to Lexus Canada

August 08, 2016 - VERSION FRANÇAISE Every morning I wake up to an inbox full of offers. Parsing through them becomes an habitual daily ta...
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Affordable Photography Gifts for the last minute Shopper - 2015

December 14, 2015 - There’s plenty of Holiday Shopping guides filled with all sorts of Holiday Gift ideas. Most photography related guides d...
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A bevy of Herons – A Great start to Spring

April 08, 2015 - FRENCH VERSION This weekend we got to witness some Great Blue Herons that had just arrived around the Greater Montreal...
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UdeM University of Montreal Peregrine Falcons Nestbox WEB CAM

March 26, 2015 - VERSION FRANÇAISE VISIT THE MAIN PAGE FOR ALL THE DETAILS REGARDING SPIRIT, ROGER AND THEIR NESTING HISTORY: http://o...
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Lets save the Montreal Botanical Garden Red Fox before it’s too late

March 16, 2015 - A little update from Space For Life, Biodome veterinarian, Jacques Dancosse. Feeding wild animals – a good idea? Publish...
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Baited Barred Owl – Îles-de-Boucherville National Park

March 09, 2015 - VERSION FRANÇAISE <<Little update for Monday March 9th I may have underestimated the amount of energy SEPAQ is investi...
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Conference – My Photography from A to Z

February 21, 2015 - CONFERENCE @ THE MONTREAL CAMERA CLUB MONDAY FEB 23 – 7:30 PM Take out your hand warmers and join me at the Montreal...
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Happy Holidays and Best Wishes for 2015!

December 21, 2014 - In a few days it will be Christmas, celebrated by many Christians around the Globe. In many homes around the world, Sant...
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The Barred Owl in the Snowy Forest

December 18, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE I like to explore remote areas in search of wildlife and a variety of Nature subjects. Finding a beau...
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The Scary Northern saw-whet owl

December 17, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE There we were in a little urban wooded area. The American Robins were acting in a bizarre way, sort o...
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Downtown Montreal at Twilight for the 2014 Photochallenge.org

December 05, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE As many of you know I’m a contributor at the PhotoChallenge.org along with Gary, Jeremy and our found...
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White-breasted Nuthatch – returning for Fall

October 15, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE The leaves are taking on their fall colors and many have already fallen to the ground. There are stil...
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Poutine the Snapping Turtle and the Penis Prolapse

September 25, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE For over a week the C halet at the Ile de la Visitation Nature Park has been receiving reports of a C...
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The Least sandpiper – Calidris minutilla

August 29, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE Here is a small shorebird that that I take great pleasure in photographing. With a bit of patience an...
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Juvenile Cooper’s Hawks are out of the nest – video

August 01, 2014 - At the beginning of May I published an article on the Cooper’s Hawks mating in the Greater Montreal Region: The Cooper’s...
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Spotted Sandpipers in Action along the Saint Lawrence River

July 30, 2014 - It seems like just yesterday we could see these little fluff balls scooting along the banks of the St. Lawrence River. L...
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My Little Swiss Mushrooms in North America

July 25, 2014 - Near the airfield in Écuvillens, Switzerland, there’s a small wooded area named Cornard Forest (Bois Cornard). There I f...
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The small green caterpillar and the Nikon R1 Speedlight Wireless Flash System

July 23, 2014 - I was walking through the woods in search of subjects to photograph. Birds, mammals, insects, spiders, flowers or anythi...
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Little ladybug without little dots

July 22, 2014 - Ladybug Here’s a ladybug that I found intriguing. She had no visible small dots. These days we see an increasing numb...
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The Dorothy Benson Trophy and the Zoology Award

July 13, 2014 - Last May I was honored to receive the Dorothy Benson Trophy and the Zoology award form the Montreal Camera Club. Both of...
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Jumping Spiders, Too Cute!

July 08, 2014 - Whatever the fear that one might have for spiders, the jumping spider is by far the least scary. Well, maybe a little cu...
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Canard Branchu — cane et ses canetons – vidéo

July 02, 2014 - ENGLISH VERSION L’autre jour j’ai eu la chance de photographier un canard branchu, une cane et ses canetons qui se...
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Female Wood Duck and her chicks – video

July 02, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE Just the other day I had a wonderful opportunity to observe a female Wood Duck and her chicks as...
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Nesting Red-winged Blackbirds

June 27, 2014 - First 2014 Red-winged Blackbirds to arrive Feels like just yesterday the first Red-winged Blackbirds had just arrived...
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The Eastern Cottontail Rabbit

June 19, 2014 - Eastern Cottontail Rabbit Just the other day I had a chance encounter with an Eastern Cottontail Rabbit. To my surpri...
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I CAN SEE YOU – Damselfly

June 17, 2014 - I CAN SEE YOU – Damselfly Here’s an image I was happy to get. You don’t always find a Damselfly ready to cooperate an...
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Feeding White Bread to Wild Ducks and Geese is Killing Them

June 12, 2014 - Lately the local Canada Geese and ducks have been parading with their newly hatched offspring. In local nature parks, yo...
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Introducing the CEP Students in Switzerland to Nature and Wildlife Photography

June 10, 2014 - VERSION FRANÇAISE One of the great experiences I’ve had in Switzerland was to introduce a class of students from the...
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Montreal Bird Fest 2014 – June 7th at CCFA Nature Expert

May 30, 2014 - Montreal Bird Fest 2014 – June 7th at CCFA Nature Expert Montreal Bird Fest 2014 CCFA Nature Expert Montreal Centre...
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Amarican Robin – Feeding chicks in nest – Video

May 23, 2014 - American Robin feeding chicks in nest With the arrival of Spring leaves it becomes increasingly difficult to find and...
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Nest Building American Redstart

May 21, 2014 - Nest Building American Redstart One of the great pleasures when spending time birding in nature, is watching birds bu...
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Owl Chicks – Do you know what to do if you find one on the ground?

May 13, 2014 - Lately it seems I’ve been bumping into baby owls in a few different spots in and around the Montreal region. I wouldn’t...
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Black-crowned night herons have returned to Ile-de-la-Visitation Nature Park

May 12, 2014 - The Black-crowned night herons are the stars of the Cité Historia’s Old Mill, located at the western tip of the Montreal...
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The Cooper’s Hawks are Mating in the Greater Montreal Region

April 29, 2014 - In the last decade, Cooper’s Hawks have been making their presence more and more seen throughout the Greater Montreal ar...
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Sap flows in Spring and the Yellow-bellied Sapsuckers are in town

April 22, 2014 - Yellow-bellied Sapsucker, sucking sap An wonderful sign of Spring in the North Eastern states and Eastern Canada is t...
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It’s Spring and the Wood Frogs are finally singing

April 20, 2014 - Spring has been having a hard time settling in the Greater Montreal Region. As of Sunday the 20th of April many ponds, l...
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Montreal Birding – 2014 Spring Bird Migration Update

April 10, 2014 - A late start for the 2014 Spring Bird Migration. It’s been just over a week since Canada geese have started pouring in l...
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Summer’s Gone! Fall Colors Are In! – Landscape Photography

October 15, 2013 - Fall colors along Montreal’s Back River Summer came and Summer’s Gone! It went by so quickly that all I can seem to t...
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Snow Geese in Fall Migration – Réservoir Beaudet, Victoriaville

October 14, 2013 - VERSION FRANÇAISE A little something new this year. The City of Victoriaville and the Arthabaska MRC have rented...
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Double-crested Cormorants in Montreal’s Nature Parks

October 06, 2013 - New images and video Updated 10-06-2013 Double-crested Cormorant The Double-crested Cormorants is not a rare sight i...
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Night Time HDR From the Old to the New

November 27, 2012 - Marché Bonsecours to the Montreal Stock Exchange Tower Older cities like Montreal are a treasure chest of historical...
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Have a safe and Spooky Halloween!

October 30, 2012 - Have a safe and Spooky Halloween From all the team at TrolettiPhoto.com have great time Trick or Treating. Our though...
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Argiope aurantia Spider – Your Common Black and Yellow Garden Spider

August 12, 2012 - Female Argiope aurantia Spider Last Friday I received almost 400 visits from searches regarding yellow and black spid...
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SHUSH! A little Street Photography…

July 01, 2012 - Once in a while I venture into the city camera in hand. I’m no Street Photographer so Street Photography is entirely out...
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Snowy Owl Day at L’UQROP

January 08, 2012 - L’ UQROP, “Union québécoise de réhabilitation des oiseaux de proie” is proud to announce the presentation of Snowy Owl D...
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Brutal Response to Peaceful Protest: OCCUPY

November 07, 2011 - Queen Victoria w/ "V" Mask - Occupy Montreal Is Wall Street Really to Blame? Occupy Wall Street may be the growing de...
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Last Call for Chinese Lanterns – Montreal Botanical Garden

October 29, 2011 - 2011 Chinese Lanterns – MTL Botanical Garden The end of the season has arrived. The Montreal Botanical Garden is in its...
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The Berlin Wall – ART In and Around the City – Vol 2

October 22, 2011 - Touching the Berlin Wall by Steve Troletti The first thought in Peoples mind when you talk about Germany, apart from...
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Zombies in Montreal – Warm Bodies with John Malkovich

October 20, 2011 - Styrofoam Montreal Metro Station - Prop for Warm Bodies With Halloween around the corner this city is just getting SP...
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The Haunted House Restaurant in Montreal!

October 18, 2011 - The Haunted House Restaurant By Steve Troletti Known locally in Montreal in French as “La Maison Hantée”, The Haunt...
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Crystal Symphony Sets Sail Saying Good-Bye to Montreal for the Winter

October 17, 2011 - Crystal Symphony – Last Sail out of Montreal for 2011 With Canadian Thanksgiving over a week old you know it’s just goi...
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BREAKING NEWS: The BAT CAVE Discovered by Steve Troletti

October 15, 2011 - The Bat Cave - by Steve Troletti It’s “The Bat Cave” and I found it! After years of scouring through every nick and c...
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ART – In and Around the City – Vol 1 Amphitrite

October 11, 2011 - Reflections of a Sea-Goddess – Amphitrite It seems art is popping up everywhere! Not only in fully urban areas but also...
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Sweet Corn Delicacies and the Three Sisters

September 23, 2011 - Squirrel Stealing Sweet Corn Corn Roasts season or as the local French Canadians call it “épluchette de blé d’inde” is...
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Tremiscus helvelloides – Guepinia helvelloides – Rare Fungus?

September 20, 2011 - Tremiscus helvelloides – Guepinia helvelloides Fungus This weekend as I was walking in a wooded patch of pine trees I c...
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Juvenile Red-tailed Hawk; Autumn Bird of Prey Migration

September 13, 2011 - Juvenile Female Red-tailed Hawk Lately if you look up in the South Western Montreal Sky you can observe Birds of Prey i...
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The First Emperor’s Procession; The Magic of Lanterns 2011

September 09, 2011 - The Magic of Lanterns 2011 – CLICK FOR LARGER A new season of The Magic of Lanterns has commenced in the Chinese Gard...
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A Little Facelift for the Leslie Hancock Garden

August 29, 2011 - City of Montreal "SIDEWALK WORK" Signs along the new Wooded Pathway The Leslie Hancock Garden is nestled amongst larg...
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Did You Know? Black Walnuts, More than just food!

August 27, 2011 - Green Black Walnut Fruit in the Tree - Photo by Steve Troletti Black Walnuts grow in a tree just like many other frui...
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The Magic of Lanterns 2011 in preperations at the Montreal Botanical Garden

August 25, 2011 - September 9, 2011 NEW POST UPDATE: The First Emperor’s Procession; The Magic of Lanterns 2011 – Chinese Lanterns at the...
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BOTA SPA SUR L’EAU (SPA ON WATER)

August 22, 2011 - BOTA – SPA SUR L’EAU (SPA ON WATER) – Photo by Steve Troletti On a recent visit to the Old Port of Montreal I spotted s...
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Doggy Poop Etiquette 101

August 21, 2011 - Doggy Poop Etiquette 101 – Photo by Steve Troletti Today while walking the City Streets of Montreal I came across a for...
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Feeding on Ornamental Millet at The Montreal Botanical Garden

August 03, 2011 - Female Sparrow feeding on Ornamental Millet at The Montreal Botanical Garden - Photo by Steve Troletti As July comes...
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Updated Birds Photo Gallery with Great Blue Heron With Snack

July 28, 2011 - Great Blue Heron with Snack / Grand Héron - Photo by Steve Troletti Licensing and print sales Most o...
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Updated the MACRO and BIRDS Photo Galleries

July 28, 2011 - A little update to the Birds and the Macro Photo Galleries at trolettiphoto.com. The Green Heron, Orb Weaver Spider??? a...
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The Slow Death of Montreal’s Bois-de-l’Île-Bizard Nature Park

July 14, 2011 - Crackling Bomb Fireworks Aimed at Nesting Birds in the Marsh bois-de-l’Île-Bizard – Photo by Steve Troletti As I visi...
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VIDEO: Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta) Digging a Hole to Lay Eggs

July 12, 2011 - VIDEO: Painted Turtle (Chrysemys picta) Digging a Hole to Lay Eggs Licensing and print sales Most of t...
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The Ecoological Solar House at the Biosphere

July 04, 2011 - The Ecoological Solar House at the Biosphere – Photo by Steve Troletti On the old site of EXPO 67 in Montreal a large G...
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Montrealers just as much to blame as “Le Berger Blanc”

June 28, 2011 - Abandoned Female Cat on rooftop with her litter of three kittens – by Steve Troletti One of the latest controversies in...
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Welsh onion about to flower…

June 23, 2011 - Welsh onion about to flower… / Ciboule s’apprêtant à fleurir… – by Steve Troletti There’s more than just flowers at the...
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The Boulder / Le monolithe – IR

June 21, 2011 - The Boulder / Le monolithe – IR – by Steve Troletti As you make your way to the southwest entrance of the Chinese Garde...
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Élage Diouf Street Concert – La Rue Kitétonne, Promenade Masson

June 20, 2011 - Élage Diouf – Masson Street Concert – La Rue Kitetonne 2011 – by Steve Troletti This weekend I stumbled upon a little f...
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Common Tern in Flight / Sterne pierregarin en vol

June 13, 2011 - Common Tern In-Flight / Sterne pierregarin en vol - by Steve Troletti For some wildlife photographers nothing is more...
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Paper, Beyond Words – The Japanese Garden and Pavilon

June 13, 2011 - Mino Paper Wedding Gown and Bouquet – by Steve Troletti Now through October 31, 2011 you can enjoy the “Paper, Beyond W...
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More than just a rainy day for Ferrari F1 – 2011 Montreal Grand Prix

June 12, 2011 - Alonso / Massa – Ferrari Paddocks – 2010 Montreal Grand Prix – Trolettiphoto.com Archive Photo With Ferrari slated to c...
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The Gift Shop at the Chinese Garden – IR

June 08, 2011 - The Gift Shop at the Chinese Garden – Montreal Botanical Garden – IR – by Steve Troletti Last year’s Blue-Collar strike...
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Chineese Garden Main Pavilion – Infrared / Jardin de Chine – Infrarouge (2)

June 07, 2011 - Chinese Garden – Infrared / Jardin de Chine – Infrarouge by Steve Troletti This infrared picture was taken at the Montr...
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Hanging by a String!

June 06, 2011 - Hanging by a String! - by Steve Troletti The City Streets are sort of an obstacle course these days. Little caterpill...
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The Ghost of the Ile Bizard Passerelle – Infrared

May 09, 2011 - The Ghost of the Ile Bizard Passerelle - Infrared Le Fantôme de la passerelle de L’Ile Bizard – Infrarouge Hoya R72...
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The Itsy Bitsy Spider…

April 30, 2011 - Dark Fishing Spider (Dolomedes tenebrosus) Géante araignée dolomèdes / Giant Dolomedes Spider Licens...
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Blooming Magnolia

April 29, 2011 - Blooming Magnolia - Jardin Botanique de Montréal With Spring three weeks behind schedule trees are finally starting t...
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First Nations Garden – Infrared

April 13, 2011 - First Nations Garden - Infrared Jardin botanique de Montréal Jardin des Premières-Nations – Infrarouge...
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Blue Morpho / Morpho helenor – Jardins Botanique de Montréal

March 10, 2011 - Steve Troletti Blue Morpho / Morpho helenor Jardins Botanique de Montréal Blue Morpho / Morpho Bleu...
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Ferris Wheel

January 21, 2011 - Ferris Wheel - Montreal High Lights Festival - Nuit Blanche Ferris Wheel, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – w...
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Wooded Path – Infrared

December 22, 2010 - Wooded Path – IR, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Parc Nature De L’ile De La Visitation...
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Old Mill – Vieux Moulin – Infrared

December 22, 2010 - Old Mill – Vieux Moulin – IR, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Parc Nature De L’ile De La...
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Old Mill – Vieux Moulin – Infrared

December 22, 2010 - Old Mill – Vieux Moulin – IR, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Parc Nature De L’ile De La...
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Woof??? It`s Monty!

December 21, 2010 - Woof??? It`s Monty! Woof??? It`s Monty!, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. Noticed this...
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Canadian Grand Prix 2010 – Montreal – Gilles Villeneuve 1980 Ferrari 312T5 F1 Car

December 20, 2010 - Gilles Villeneuve 1980 Ferrari 312T5 F1 Ca Canadian Grand Prix 2010 – Montreal – Gilles Villeneuve 1980 Ferrari 312...
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Welders Installing Videotron Antenna on top of the St-Vital Church Steeple

December 20, 2010 - Welders Installing Videotron Antenna on top of the St-Vital Church Steeple In Print – Spring 2010 Edition of La Maiso...
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Where Was I Made… Not made in China!

December 20, 2010 - Not Made in China Where Was I Made?, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. NOT MADE IN CH...
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End of the Road… Lost Yellow-throated Warbler

December 18, 2010 - Lost Yellow-throated Warbler End of the Road…, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. I to...
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Magic Mushroom Garderie!

December 15, 2010 - Magic Mushroom Garderie Magic Mushroom Garderie!, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com. M...
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Montreal Olympic Stadium

December 13, 2010 - Montreal Olympic Stadium Montreal Olympic Stadium, originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com....
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Window Shopping… Disco Balls?

December 11, 2010 - Disco Balls Yes-Siree Bob, a window full of Disco Balls! Not only available in one size, these relics of the past a...
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Photo Dedicated to – Oleksandr Zhurov – Sacha – Cirque Du Soleil

December 06, 2010 - Dedicated to: Oleksandr Zhurov – Sacha (Cirque Du Soleil), originally uploaded by Steve Troletti – www.trolettiphoto.com...
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