Tag Archives: calgary stampede

Two Bits

I’ve got a busy week ahead of me, so I’ll probably be a man of few words here on the blog. Back to the Calgary Stampede for a simple shot of a 25 cent game at the midway.

Swing Life Away

Today, another shot from the midway at the Calgary Stampede. I’ve always loved these swing rides at amusement parks…there’s something about being swung around at the end of a long lead that is quite peaceful. I figured the best way to capture this sense of peace was to keep the frame simple, so I left […]

Pinwheel

It’s that time of year here in Calgary. The self-proclaimed ‘Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth’, The Calgary Stampede, is tearing up the city this week. For some, it’s a week of actual stampeding…bull riding, chuckwagon racing, steer wrestling, etc. But for most of the city it’s an excuse to dress like a cowboy for 10 […]