One afternoon when the weather couldn’t decide if it was going to be nice or stormy I decided to get in the car and take a drive towards Bannf National Park. Outside the town of Canmore there is a hiking/rock climbing spot called Yamnuska. I decided to scramble to the first part of the all […]
This image was captured at the Calgary Zoo. The Butterfly Garden House is a must see when visiting the zoo. Beautiful botanical garden with the added feature of floating butterflies. If you are lucky you might even get some to land on you.
I took this picture of a “big sky” at Bower Park, Red Deer tonight with my iPhone 4. I edited the image with Snapseed for iPhone. I used selective adjust on the clouds, blue sky, dark trees, and grass. Adjusting the brightness, saturation and contrast on each adjustment selection. The last step was adding the […]
The 2013 Calgary Stampede Parade was held on Friday, July 5th. The sun shined down on the opening day of the Calgary Stampede. Canadian Astronaut, Chris Hadfield, was the Parade Marshal. He even brought along some friends he met in outer space. Vulcans came to share the day with Chris Hadfield and Calgarians.
The weather in Central Alberta at the start of 2013 has been abnormal to say the least. It seems we went from winter directly to summer. From snow to summer drought. The only sign of spring is the newly emerging greenery and the sight of new spring flowers and backyard robins. The above photos were […]
The weather was fine today for a walk in downtown Red Deer, Alberta. Red Deer is celebrating it’s 100th birthday this year. One of the downtown landmarks is the Buffalo Hotel.