Light, Lens & Heart -Gallery Index

recreation_thumbnailArts & Leisure

Before the rise of television, shopping malls and other modern diversions, people still found plenty of ways to have fun. Take a look at historic Peterborough's more playful side!

Visit the online Arts & Leisure Gallery.

barber_thumbnailAt Work

Roy photographers captured the many aspects of daily life in this city. The workplace was no exception. Visit some of the local shops and companies that once kept the downtown bustling.

Visit the online At Work Gallery.

Belcher_thumbnailMaking Their Mark

They were the talk of their time, and many had a connection to Peterborough. Discover the images that were intended to accompany their reputations, and live on in our collective memory.

Visit the online Making Their Mark Gallery.


Public Institutions

Law & order, education, community outreach: these are but a few of the important issues that Peterborough has sought to address through its public institutions, represented herein this photographic record.

Visit the online Public Institutions Gallery.

sport_thumbnailThe Sporting Life

In Peterborough, our love of sport runs deep. Enjoying the outdoors, testing one's physical limits, and pursuing excellence has always had a passionate following, as these portraits will show.

Visit the online Sporting Life Gallery.

children_thumbnailPortraits of Children

“There is only one pretty child in the world, and every mother has it.”
- Chinese Proverb.

Visit the online Portraits of Children Gallery.


family_thumbnailPortraits of Families

Roy studio developed a strong reputation for its portrait work. These family portraits offer some wonderful examples.

Visit the online Portraits of Families Gallery.


man_thumbnailPortraits of Men

“The human body is the best picture of the human soul.”
- Ludwig Wittgenstein.

Visit the online Portraits of Men Gallery.


woman_thumbnailPortraits of Women

“A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.”
- John Keats

Visit the online Portraits of Women Gallery.

search_thumbnailThumbnail Gallery

Looking for a specific image? This gallery enables you to see all the exhibit photos on one page.

Visit the online Thumbnail Gallery.