Huge Skies and Clouds to Match

For a guy who lives so close to the mountain front, it is embarrassing how rarely I venture into the Prairies. Even this past Saturday, I was just passing through on my way to more mountains, those of the Bragg Creek area (which tend to be drier and are conducive to high elevation pursuits at…

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A Night on Mount Rundle

Last Saturday I decided to “switch” into summer mode. I ditched the skis, turned my back to the icefields, laced up the boots, packed a fair amount of photo gear and headed up Banff’s iconic Mount Rundle with plans to spend the night up high. It turned out to be a good idea. The route…

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Columbia in a Day

The Canadian Rockies are currently experiencing their best weather window since the fall, and everyone here is scrambling to make the most of it. June tends to be rather wet around these parts so it could be a while before we are again able to bask in a week-long stretch of sunshine. May hereis usually…

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Springtime Stars

I went out last night with the sole intention to shoot time-lapse material for Mountains In Motion at the Hoodoos near Banff. It was such an amazingly beautiful night out though that I could not help dropping by Vermilion Lakes before calling it a day. I spent a beautiful hour there under the stars.

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A Morning at Vermilion Lakes

Many people call this location “overshot”. While the Lakes are definitely a world-famous photo hot spot, I find that they keep changing and surprising me with new moods and colours, and I expect they will remain one of my favourite photo locations for a long time. Even if I was ever to encounter the exact…

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Vermilion Shores

This image was made last night at Vermilion Lakes, near Banff. With the editing work from recent trips as well as my involvement in a time-lapse project, I have had to largely put still photography on hold for a little while. Last night, for the first time in quite some time, I went out with…

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