Category: Animals

For the Birds (and a bunny)

Healthy Mindset – Week 15 Being in the right place, at the right time, and then paying attention to what’s around you….photography is a really great hobby because it’s the paying attention and then focusing on whatever has caught your eye that makes it… Continue Reading “For the Birds (and a bunny)”

Spring in Colour

Healthy Mindset – Days 47 – 49 This is my favourite time of the year, and I’m happy that despite the uncertainty that still surrounds us, the one thing we can count on is that Spring will come. (Although as I type this, it… Continue Reading “Spring in Colour”

Poser

Healthy Mindset – Days 35-38 I love photographing animals because you just have to stand back and capture what they give you. Most of the time it’s pure gold. How often do you see a llama by the side of the road? This one… Continue Reading “Poser”

A Memorable Day in the Great Bear Rainforest

Healthy Mindset – Day 17 This photo is from one of my most memorable days ever. It was on a bear watching trip to the Great Bear Rainforest off the coast of northern British Columbia in June 2013. There were seven of us crammed… Continue Reading “A Memorable Day in the Great Bear Rainforest”

All the feelings

Healthy Mindset – Day 9 Some days in the last few weeks have been exactly like this! Recognizing that it’s normal to have thoughts and feelings come and go throughout the day, even at the best of times, is one way of being kind… Continue Reading “All the feelings”

Plethora of Pelicans

I had no idea there were so many pelicans in Wascana Park… The pictures above were taken a couple of weeks ago, so then I had to go into my photo library and have a look at the other pelican pictures I’ve taken, mostly… Continue Reading “Plethora of Pelicans”

Happy New Year

Celebrate endings, for they precede new beginnings.      Jonathan Lockwood Huie …and cheers to a fresh start in 2018…my only New Year’s resolution is to take more pictures!

summer snaps

A collection of scenes and things that captured my interest in the month of July…    

Full Moon After A Spectacular Summer Day

Between 9am and midnight on Saturday, I spent a total of about an hour inside.  That is a perfect summer day in my books.  We are in the midst of a heatwave here (a thunderstorm with a good soaking rain would be most welcome).… Continue Reading “Full Moon After A Spectacular Summer Day”

Canada 150 – wide open spaces

I grew up in a house with a field just beyond our backyard, in a town that was seemingly plunked down in the middle of nowhere. It was surrounded by fields, and in one direction, beyond the fields were the Great Sandhills.  I can… Continue Reading “Canada 150 – wide open spaces”