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Canadian Rockies

Discussion in 'Nature' started by KVG, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    I took a day trip to Banff Alberta yesterday and thought I would share some photos with you:biggrin:

    These are with a Gf1/20/1.7

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  2. Mellow

    Mellow Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 27, 2010
    Florida or Idaho
    Tom
    Outstanding! Thanks, I enjoyed them all, especially the first.
     
  3. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    Some animals we saw.

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  4. Alanroseman

    Alanroseman Super Moderator Emeritus

    Dec 21, 2010
    New England
    In the first set, # 2 is breathtaking! What a wonderful capture.

    In the second set. How'd you get so close to the chipmunk, were you wearing the cloak of invisibility?
     
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  5. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    It was 4 feet from me. They will walk right upto you and touch you if they think you have food. The elk and sheep I was within 6 feet at one point. Beautiful, calm, and friendly animals. They're Canadian what would you expect :)

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  6. thearne3

    thearne3 Mu-43 Top Veteran

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    Jan 28, 2010
    Redding, CT USA
    Just spectacular. I am green! Banff is on my 'must see' list. Thanks for posting!
     
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  7. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    Thanks guys

    I'm going back next week with just the wife for a couple days. I'll get way more shots then :)
     
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  8. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    Went back to go see the Inkpots in Banff National Park. It was a 12KM(7.%mi) round trip mountain hike to go see them.



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  9. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    The surrounding area, It was just so beautiful.
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  10. Alanroseman

    Alanroseman Super Moderator Emeritus

    Dec 21, 2010
    New England
    Hi Kelly,

    What a beautiful spot. Can you wade in them, or just look?
     
  11. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    Just look so they don't get destroyed. My pictures don't do that spot any justice:frown:
     
  12. PSimmons

    PSimmons Mu-43 Veteran

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    Mar 24, 2010
    Central Florida
    Were these all with the panny 20mm?
     
  13. j0sh818

    j0sh818 Mu-43 Regular

    53
    Jul 18, 2011
    MO
    Awesome shots, Kelly!

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  14. avidone

    avidone Mu-43 Top Veteran

    520
    Jun 24, 2011
    Rome, Italy
    Wow! Some really beautiful pics! And you saw Bullwinkle and Rocky too!

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  15. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    Thanks a ton guys:smile:

    PSimmons, some were with the 14-42 panny too.
     
  16. kau

    kau Mu-43 Rookie

    10
    Jul 18, 2011
    Sydney, Australia
    Absolutely smashing shots. Love the flowers with the snow capped mountain.
    Canadian Rockies will be on my next year's travel wish list.
     
  17. KVG

    KVG Banned User

    May 10, 2011
    yyc(Calgary, AB)
    Kelly Gibbons
    A couple more from the hike.

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