All about Pierre Bourgault

Some blah blah about Pierre Bourgault

Full time professional freelance photographer who lives to capture the moment. Often waiting for the right time and the right light, he prefers capturing real emotions as they happen, whether it be a live show, a wedding or a family on an outing in the city. He is usually found shooting live bands in major venues around Montreal, he also has strong passion for candid street photography and urban exploring, which have brought him to various cities around the world.

The abandoned church of Shrewsbury

the abandoned church of Shrewsbury

Gore, Quebec (Canada)

Update (2014-01-14): The Municipality of Gore is offering a $5,000 cash reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for the fire that burned down Shrewsbury Church, on January 13, 2014. Anyone with information regarding to this...
The abandoned Laurentian military base

the abandoned Laurentian military base

Saint-Adolphe d'Howard, Quebec (Canada)

Closed in 1987, the former Canadian military base located in St-Adolphe-d'Howard began its operations in 1950. Its mission: monitor the airspace in southwestern Quebec and northeastern Ontario. True vestige of the Cold War between the Western bloc...
The Mascouche seigniorial mansion - Photos by Pierre Bourgault

the Mascouche seigniorial mansion

Mascouche, Quebec (Canada)

Jewel of Quebec's heritage, the seigniorial manor was built in 1795. Expanded several times over the years, it was used for several purposes. From 1967 to 2000 it was used as a high school and later, Quebec police organization “Sûreté du Québec”...
The pit - Photo: Jarold Dumouchel

the Dickson incinerator

Montréal, Quebec (Canada)

Built in 1954, the Dickson incinerator was, at the time, the most modern one in North America. It was built to replace these old incinerators where horses were used for harvesting waste. In the 1920s, the city of Montreal was struggling with dumps...
Geo W. Reed plant - Photo by Pierre Bourgault

the Geo W. Reed's abandoned plant

Montréal, Quebec (Canada)

No doubt, this is a mysterious building. There is no reliable information about this abandoned building on the Internet. Impossible to corroborate the details found here and there. Indeed, even the name of the building can’t be confirmed. While some...
Abandoned house - Scotstown area | Photo by Jarold Dumouchel

the abandoned houses in the Eastern townships

Eastern Townships, Quebec (Canada)

Abandoned for more modern constructions or left behind to adrift once the occupants died, abandoned houses populate the countryside. Hidden under vegetation who tries to conquer its old territory, sometimes the time prevents explorers from entering...