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Back To Brydon

Jul 03, 2018Category: Comments: 0
  It's always fun to go for a stroll and have a natural show put on by water dandies like brassy Hooded Mergansers, sly Cormorants, and laid back American Coots.   Well hello [image]  redhead.  She's a beauty and none of that fiery spark is from ...

Back To The Fifties - 2

Apr 05, 2018Category: Comments: 0
   I love looking through old albums and finding treasures like these. Creativity and fun sometimes went to stratospheric levels and I bet the laughing didn't stop. ツ  [image]    I'm not sure if the women primed their husbands and boyfriends ...

It's off to Reifel again

Sep 05, 2017Category: Comments: 0
  Sometimes the opportunities are there to make big statements. Sometimes they're a little more subtle. With camera in hand, I'm pretty happy to catch either kind. [image]   It's amazing to think how fast the little wings must beat in order to get ...

It's Oh So Brydon

Aug 01, 2017Category: Comments: 0
  It would be wonderful to live on the banks of a local pond or waterway, so you could see the changing seasons unfold with the different cycles of the wildlife that haunts the area. We don't have that luxury, but at least we're not far from a local ...

A Sky Full Of Pelicans

Jul 19, 2017Category: Comments: 0
  You know you want a new camera or another lens when you're going on vacation and hope to find lots of reasons to take shots you won't get otherwise. You know you need one when you get there and prove yourself right but don't have it. Yowch. [image] ...

Calgary Zoo - part 10

May 23, 2017Category: Comments: 0
 Without the zoo we wouldn't have a chance to see a lot of the critters that live in far flung areas of the world, or even isolated regions nearby. And we certainly wouldn't be able to save some of the more rare animals that are diminishing because of ...

Calgary Zoo - part 9

May 10, 2017Category: Comments: 0
 There's nothing so special as a zoo on a sunny day. Some of the animals go about their days without paying heed to those peering at them, and others seem to give the same curious looks back that we give to them.   [image]   When a Meerkat (left) ...

Sandhill Cranes

Apr 24, 2017Category: Comments: 0
  I must say that one of the nicest places to wander with a camera in hand, is the Reifel Bird Sanctuary. Whether it's cloudy, sunny, damp, or undecided, there's pretty well always something to see.  [image]   I feel really lucky that we don't have ...

Calgary Zoo - part 8

Apr 05, 2017Category: Comments: 0
  Once upon a time a little child wanted to make friends around the world, and see all the images story books brought to life. Animals and landmarks, and people galore. An adventure. And one day, at least part of that was made true with a visit to the ...

Calgary Zoo - part 7

Mar 22, 2017Category: Comments: 0
  Once we had planned our trip with a stop at the Calgary Zoo, I looked forward to it like a child going to Disneyland. And it didn't disappoint. [image]   I'm used to seeing the Sandhill Cranes at the Reifel Bird Sanctuary in the Greater Vancouver ...