WOMEN in AVIATION

Honoured to be recognized as the First Canadian Woman to fly the Twin Otter (DHC6/300) and to have my name on this wall along with Judy Adamson (first woman to fly the CL216), Judy Cameron (first female pilot with Air Canada) , and Rosella Bjornson (first female airline pilot in North America). Women in Aviation…

Belleville Art Association Perspectives

Belleville Art Association 53rd Annual Juried Show! POTS by Lola Reid AllinJurors LaRose and Sulcs selection for the Award for Creative Excellence was a toss-up between my Cloud Atlas #1 and my subtle photo of these antique pots. Both photographs from Colombia.At the PARROTT GALLERY on PINNACLE until November 19, 2020. Tuesday-Saturday 1-4pm

CREATIVE EXCELLENCE AWARD

CREATIVE EXCELLENCE: Cloud Atlas #1 by Lola Reid Allin“This photograph had us both guessing. What were we really seeing? That is hard to do when you have looked at a lot of art. Being a photograph, we knew it was a real thing, but what? It made us look longer and harder. The subtle tonalities…

Women in Aviation Part 5 of 5

Women in aviation: Hope on the horizon Posted on September 18, 2020 by Lola Reid Allin SKIES MAGAZINE Editor’s note: Lola Reid Allin is a writer, photographer, adventurer and commercial pilot based in Ontario. This is part 5 of a 5-part series by Lola about the under-representation of women in commercial aviation. Click to read part 1, part 2, part 3,…

WOMEN IN AVIATION

Women in aviation: Realities of the profession Posted on September 17, 2020 by Lola Reid Allin SKIES MAGAZINE Editor’s note: Lola Reid Allin is a writer, photographer, adventurer and commercial pilot based in Ontario. This is part 4 of a 5-part series by Lola about the under-representation of women in commercial aviation. Click to read part 1, part 2 and part 3. …

Women in aviation: Part 3 of 5 LANDMARK CASES

Women in Aviation ~ Canada, USA, Australia, & Britain Posted on September 16, 2020 by Lola Reid Allin Editor’s note: Lola Reid Allin is a writer, photographer, adventurer and commercial pilot based in Ontario. This is part 3 of a 5-part series by Lola about the under-representation of women in commercial aviation. Click to read part 1 and part 2. In…

Women in Aviation: The Hard Facts

Skies Magazine http://www.skiesmag.com Editor’s note: Lola Reid Allin is a writer, photographer, adventurer and commercial pilot based in Belleville, Ont. This is part 2 of a 5-part series by Lola about the under-representation of women in commercial aviation. Read part 1 here. In 1960, one in 21,417 licensed pilots in America was female. By 1980, the…

Skies Magazine: Women in Aviation

Notes from females at the controls Posted on September 14, 2020 by Lola Reid Allin Editor’s note: Lola Reid Allin is a writer, photographer, adventurer and commercial pilot based in Belleville, Ont. This is part 1 of a 5-part series by Lola about the under-representation of women in commercial aviation. In the 40 years since my first flight…

Show the world YOUR vision

The separation of the participants caught the eye of photojournalist David Hume Kennerly, “I was struck by the moment of the cat on the bed, a portrait of Jesus on the wall, and two generations who don’t appear to be interacting but are together nonetheless.” June 2014

The eyes have it!~

Pulitzer Prize winning David Hume Kennerly has had 37 Time & Newsweek cover images. Of this image, he said, The eyes have it. Education is another of life’s essentials, and this photo made me happy knowing that these kids were in school…in an area that has seen much turmoil. June 2014