Tag Archives: Mountains

It’s Glow Time

Forgive the pun in the post title – I couldn’t help it ๐Ÿ™‚ This is Quarry Lake in Canmore, AB at sunrise. Whenever I shoot mountains at sunrise or sunset, it’s always a bit of a surprise when sun gets to just the right angle to light up the mountain peaks. And then, of course, […]

Vermilion Sunrise

It had been a long time since I last shot a sunrise, so when Rick and his gang suggested we hit the Vermilion Lakes just outside the Banff townsite, I was pretty excited. We awoke about an hour before the sun was to rise and made the longer-than-expected drive from Lake Louise back to the […]

Evening Reflections

Another shot from Emerald Lake today. I spent a good amount of time taking photos on the far shore that you can see in the frame below, but from the moment we walked past this dock when we arrived, I knew I had to incorporate it into a composition. It was almost time for us […]

No Words

This is one of those shots that I had to get while up at the summit of Sulphur Mountain. Those lookout/binocular things are just too cool to pass up ๐Ÿ™‚ While you get a bit of the view of valley in which the town of Banff sits in this shot, there is really no substitute […]

Minnewanka

One of the stops the Chris’s and I made on the way back to Golden from Banff was at Lake Minnewanka. I vaguely remembered being brought to this amazing mountain lake when I was a child, but had no recollection of how stunning it was. We arrived a couple hours before sunset, and the light […]