Anne Elliott's photos with the summer

Harlequin Duck / Histrionicus histrionicus

Harlequin Duck / Histrionicus histrionicus
HAPPY snowy CANADIAN THANKSGIVING!

Last night, I came across this photo in one of my photo folders and discovered that I never posted it on flickr. I remember being taken aback when I first saw the image after downloading it to my computer, as I had nev…
Added on October  8, 2018

Artichoke in bloom

Artichoke in bloom
Today, 1 October 2018, we are under a Special Weather Statement. A heavy snowfall is likely for parts of western Alberta this week. This morning, it is -2C (windchill -6C) with freezing drizzle in the morning with a few flurries this afternoon. I think th…
Added on October  1, 2018

Photo-bombed by Blackbirds

Photo-bombed by Blackbirds
I'VE BEEN SCAMMED and HACKED!!! My son informed me that the whole computer VIRUS thing I mentioned the other day was a SCAM! My Bank said the first step is to phone the company and cancel the 5-year Protection I paid for and to ask for a refund, which I…
Added on September 22, 2018

Two-month-old American Kestrel

Two-month-old American Kestrel
A very early start for me today, (despite the forecast for rain all day) as I need to get away from my computer after yesterday's stress, thanks to a Virus that shut down my computer. It took me three hours to deal with it, while a technician went throug…
Added on September 20, 2018

Rufous Hummingbird male / Selasphorus rufus

Rufous Hummingbird male / Selasphorus rufus
I am SO stressed out! Just spent the last three hours, while a technician went through my whole computer remotely, deleting every virus that has accumulated. I was told that I phoned them just in time, as I was not far away from losing everything on my…
Added on September 19, 2018

Black-necked Stilt (juvenile?)

Black-necked Stilt (juvenile?)
I am SO stressed out! Just spent the last three hours, while a technician went through my whole computer remotely, deleting every virus that has accumulated. I was told that I phoned them just in time, as I was not far away from losing everything on my…
Added on September 19, 2018

Sea Holly

Sea Holly
I am SO stressed out! Just spent the last three hours, while a technician went through my whole computer remotely, deleting every virus that has accumulated. I was told that I phoned them just in time, as I was not far away from losing everything on my…
Added on September 19, 2018

Maple sp.?

Maple sp.?
I am SO stressed out! Just spent the last three hours, while a technician went through my whole computer remotely, deleting every virus that has accumulated. I was told that I phoned them just in time, as I was not far away from losing everything on my…
Added on September 19, 2018

Turkistan Burning Bush / Euonymus nanus turkmenistanicus

Turkistan Burning Bush / Euonymus nanus turkmenistanicus
I am SO stressed out! Just spent the last three hours, while a technician went through my whole computer remotely, deleting every virus that has accumulated. I was told that I phoned them just in time, as I was not far away from losing everything on my…
Added on September 19, 2018

Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel

Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel
As so often happens, I managed to get just a few photos (five) from this outing posted on Flickr. Other trips came along and I always seem to get so behind. This morning, I have added another four shots from this fun day with friends.

On 9 July 2018, I…
Added on September 18, 2018