Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Jasper Locals

This is the biggest bull
elk I have seen all year.

During the rutting season
this would be way to close
for comfort.

For the BigHorns they are
in the rut. But no head
butting yet. Maybe next

Traffic jam on the game

Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Tangle Creek Falls

With the low volume of water in the fall months its possible to
get close up to these falls. Located on the Columbia IceFields Highway.

Fresh Snow in the Rockies

Shot taken yesterday at Bow Lake AB. It's 20 mins north of
Lake Louise on the Columbia Icefields Highway.

Thursday, October 30, 2008

Photo of photographers

This was taken at Pyramid Lake, Jasper. It's a couple of
wedding photographers shooting some "the day after"
wedding photos of this young couple

Wednesday, October 29, 2008

Sunrise Pano

The sunrises in Kamloops are always best
in the fall. This would print out at 20x48.

Monday, October 27, 2008

Big Bad Wolf

Pictures taken today. This big
fat wolf was fording the river
in Mt. Robson Park.

Check out the piercing
yellow eyes.

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Old Farm House

All the fall colors are gone for the season, so it's
time to play around around with B/W. This conversion
using Lightroom2 and a free plugin preset
from Ononesoftware..

Saturday, October 18, 2008

Sunrise on the Empress

The CPR Steam Train #2816
was on a over night a few weeks

Taken at sunrise.

Monday, October 13, 2008

Pritchard Barrels and Poles

Rene K. was fast time
on the barrels

Megan fast time with
pole bending.

Jasper Park Elk

Elk are in full rut.
This big guy's calling
for challengers.

Friday, October 10, 2008

Fall Time in Kamloops

I finally got have chance
to photograph this old
homestead just south of

This fixer-upper goes
for only 2.5 million.

Photo buddy Bob Lewis
checking out the settings.

Sunday, October 5, 2008

Washout at Moraine Like

Leaving my car at 5:30am, and heading
up what is known as"Rockpile" in
the pitch dark, thinking I might be
the first person at the lookout at
"Moraine Lake" only to find ten
other photographers from around
the world.

This is a 30 second exposure in total darkness
and pouring rain. Rainout and heading for

Wednesday, October 1, 2008

Rutting Elk

This large herd bull has
marked his spot by creating
a scrape with this small
spruce tree.

During this shot sequence
a smaller bull showed up,
but wanted nothing to do
with this big guy.

More photos at my web page,


Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Fall in Jasper

Road heading into
Pyramid Lake.

Colors will peak
in a week.

Yellow canopy

The Master of the Wilderness

A few shots taken in
Jasper National Park.

The bull elk are in full rut
and taking on any

Click the photos for
a larger view.

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

Portage Around Falls

A Panorama photo of Rear Guard Falls, Mt. Robson
Park. Pictures consists of 8 frames photomerged
together. File would print at 20x80 inches.
The whitewater rafters are from "Maligne Lake Tours.
They had to portage around these falls.

Click photo for larger size.

Monday, September 22, 2008

Falls in the Fall

This is Rearguard Falls, near Mt.Robson.The power of water and time
has worn down and polished the rocks as smooth as glass.

Over the years these falls have proven to been deadly to curious
on lookers.

Click the photo for larger view.

Saturday, September 20, 2008


This is just a little to close for comfort.

Picture taken near Blue River BC.

Friday, September 19, 2008

Early Fall in Jasper AB.

The colors are turning very fast.
Should hit a peak in a few weeks.

Mt. Pyramid and Sour Dough Slough

Thursday, September 18, 2008

Kamloops Bronocs_Football

Kamloops Broncos getting killed
by Vancouver Island.
58 to 6

Canon 1D Mk3 worked great at 1600 iso

Saturday, September 13, 2008

Kin Park Barrel Racing Shots

Here's a couple of shots of
Kelly N. with fast time of the day.

16.03 seconds

Look Mom no hands!!

Look close and you'll see she's not
reining the horse.

Barrel racing at Kin Park-
Vernon BC.

Monday, September 8, 2008

Camp Robber

If this lens wasn't bigger than me
I'd take it home.

Canon 24-70mm f2.8

Hey!! Check out my new condo.

A lens cap for a 300mm f2.8

A Gitzo tripod, this I have to take

Sunday, August 3, 2008

Kamloops Pow Wow

Kamloops Pow Wow

Aug. 1-3

More than 800 contestants
from 4 provinces
and as far away as the
Dakotas and Texas.

The costumes are amazing.

The detail and color...WOW

Tuesday, July 8, 2008

These Jasper Park elk
have their "Summer Coats"

Almost a tan-orange color.

Feeding at the all you can eat salad bar.

Just buddies now.

These two will be soon rivals,
and will fight each other to the death.

The "Rut" starts early September.

Sunday, June 29, 2008

Summer Sunrise

A Beautiful Sunrise Over Mt. Paul

Kamloops BC.

Saturday, June 28, 2008

Summer Time In Jasper AB

A couple of shots with my new
full frame camera.

Canon 1Ds mk3


The golf course at
The Fairmount
Jasper Park Lodge.