Anne Elliott's photos with the rural

Complete with little red birdhouse

Complete with little red birdhouse
My intention on 4 October 2017 had been to drive some of the back roads a bit further north of where I have been two or three times before, almost as far as Olds. However, after finding myself on a couple of muddy, slushy, potholed country roads caused b…
Added on October 14, 2017

Old barn

Old barn
My intention on 4 October 2017 had been to drive some of the back roads a bit further north of where I have been two or three times before, almost as far as Olds. However, after finding myself on a couple of muddy, slushy, potholed country roads caused b…
Added on October 13, 2017

Old homestead, Alberta

Old homestead, Alberta
On 17 September 2017, after noticing snowflake icons in the weather forecast for Calgary for the next week, I decided I would do a drive east and north-east of Calgary. In 2016, I had done a similar drive with my daughter, but this time I did not go as f…
Added on October  8, 2017

Another favourite Alberta barn

Another favourite Alberta barn
My intention two days ago, on 4 October 2017, had been to drive some of the back roads a bit further north of where I have been two or three times before, almost as far as Olds. However, after finding myself on a couple of muddy, slushy, potholed country…
Added on October  6, 2017

Part of an old miners' camp

Part of an old miners' camp
On 17 September 2017, after noticing snowflake icons in the weather forecast for Calgary this week, I decided I would do a drive east and north-east of the city. In 2016, I had done a similar drive with my daughter, but this time I did not go as far as D…
Added on October  2, 2017

A new-to-me old barn

A new-to-me old barn
This photo was taken on 24 September 2017, when I ended up driving east of the city on my own. As I occasionally do, I added a filter in post-processing, to bring out the detail in the old wood. The meeting time for a trip east with other birders was gi…
Added on October  1, 2017

The colours of fall

The colours of fall
This is one of the photos I took yesterday, 27 September 2017, during a day of exploring the Springbank to Allen Bill Pond area. Gayle is busy getting petition forms out to people, in connection with the proposed dam that will be built in one these two a…
Added on September 28, 2017

Red-tailed Hawk?

Red-tailed Hawk?
This is one of the photos I took yesterday, 27 September 2017, during a day of exploring the Springbank to Allen Bill Pond area. Friend Gayle is busy getting petition forms out to people, in connection with the proposed dam that will be built in one thes…
Added on September 28, 2017

A popular row of old granaries

A popular row of old granaries
A week ago, on 17 September 2017, after noticing snowflake icons in the weather forecast for Calgary this week, I decided I would do a drive east and north-east of the city. In 2016, I had done a similar drive with my daughter, but this time I did not go…
Added on September 24, 2017

An old grain elevator with character

An old grain elevator with character
Update on the Waterton wildfire, from CBC News - includes a poor quality helicopter video showing the townsite and the Prince of Wales hotel. Just amazing work done by all the firefighters! Thank you so much for everything you've done! Apparently, a fe…
Added on September 20, 2017