Anne Elliott's photos with the Alberta

American White Pelicans with my old Panasonic FZ200

American White Pelicans with my old Panasonic FZ200
This photo was taken using my old FZ200, Focal Length (35mm format) - 1200 mm. Posting my third photo today, taken with a Nikon B700 at Focal Length (35mm format) - 1440 mm., just for comparison. I went for a short walk by the Bow River yesterday aftern…
Added on April 19, 2018

American White Pelicans, zoomed with Nikon B700

American White Pelicans, zoomed with Nikon B700
Taken at Focal Length (35mm format) - 1440 mm. I went for a short walk by the Bow River yesterday afternoon, as I needed to check the Nikon B700 which I bought two weeks ago. I wanted to check how often the camera makes a loud "clunk" and pushes a phot…
Added on April 19, 2018

Standing up well

Standing up well
I had not planned to post any photos today, as I was expecting to be at a hospital across the city, waiting for my daughter to have her major surgery. However, yesterday evening, she told me not to bother to go early, as she had to be there at 6:00 am an…
Added on April 17, 2018

Western Meadowlark

Western Meadowlark
Flickr problems again - so many photos are not appearing in groups or on other people's photostreams. Just white spaces.

Once again, a giant leap from the tropical rainforest of Trinidad to the latest Alberta snowfall that arrived this morning. Sigh ..…
Added on April 16, 2018

The challenges of being a birder

The challenges of being a birder
Once again, a giant leap from the tropical rainforest of Trinidad to the latest Alberta snowfall that arrived this morning. Sigh ... will this ever end, lol? Our temperature just before noon is -1C (windchill -7C). Thinking ahead to next month, it is n…
Added on April 16, 2018

One of yesterday's Great Horned Owls

One of yesterday's Great Horned Owls
Once again, a giant leap from the tropical rainforest of Trinidad to the latest Alberta snowfall that arrived this morning. Sigh ... will this ever end, lol? Our temperature just before noon is -1C (windchill -7C). Thinking ahead to next month, it is n…
Added on April 16, 2018

A memory of Waterton from before the fire

A memory of Waterton from before the fire
Our snow is melting nicely, thank goodness, and the temperature at noon is PLUS 10C, but guess what is forecast to arrive on Monday and Tuesday - yes, more snow!

I am so thankful that I have been fortunate enough to visit Waterton Lakes National Park sev…
Added on April 14, 2018

Gathering lunch for his babies

Gathering lunch for his babies
This morning, I am posting three photos from my archives, all taken in June 2014. I just haven't been getting out and, on the very occasional time I have been out with my camera, there has been so little to photograph. As for Mountain Bluebirds, I have…
Added on April 13, 2018

Jackrabbit

Jackrabbit
This morning, I am posting three photos from my archives, all taken in June 2014. I just haven't been getting out and, on the very occasional time I have been out with my camera, there has been so little to photograph. As for Mountain Bluebirds, I have…
Added on April 13, 2018

Brewer's Blackbird / Euphagus cyanocephalus

Brewer's Blackbird / Euphagus cyanocephalus
This morning, I am posting three photos from my archives, all taken in June 2014. I just haven't been getting out and, on the very occasional time I have been out with my camera, there has been so little to photograph. As for Mountain Bluebirds, I have…
Added on April 13, 2018