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Featured A river in the Canadian Rockies

Discussion in 'Black and White' started by Minuteman3, Feb 26, 2018.

  1. Another of the images I have been printing. This was in the Canadian rockies, near Banff National Park or possibly Jasper National Park. I was not using my GPS on this trip ... big mistake!!

    Canadian Rockies Vacation 4-Edit.JPG


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  2. Stunning comp, Ken! I like the way the eye is led through the mountains.
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  3. Excellent, Ken. I bet that's the Athabasca River.
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  4. This image has everything: interesting sky, water, mountains, valley, trees, overall composition and tonalities seemingly throughout the range of darkest to brightest tones.
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  5. Very nice. I took a wider view from the same spot in '07. It's along the Icefields Parkway (Hwy 93) somewhere between Jasper and the Columbia Ice Fields. Jim has the river right.

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  6. rick_reno


    Dec 3, 2012
    N Idaho
    Beautiful shot, great composition.
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  7. Love how the dark band runs through the middle of the scene.
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  8. Thanks!! When traveling, I now have the GPS adapter that plugs into the camera ... helps a LOT!!

  9. Ken - That's a great composition in B&W. I bet it would make a great metal print. Thanks for sharing.
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  10. Stunning photograph.
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  11. Bart


    Sep 20, 2009
    Marvellous mountain scenery and effective composition, Ken!
    Great work!
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  12. Great "depth" in this excellent image. Gorgeous scene.
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  13. Commodorefirst

    Commodorefirst Admin/Moderator Administrator

    May 1, 2005
    Gordon is correct about that depth, stunning image, and great interest both near and far. Great symmetry, lovely conversion, well done.

    Ken, I thnk we need a B&W print featured! It has been a while, Done!

    I almost featured your Washington coast image too. Stunner.

    to save folks a click, here it is, Just a super image also Ken:

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  14. Thank you!!

  15. John

    You are absolutely right!! Printed this on some Red River polar metallic paper and it is stunning!!


  16. Ken, congrats on getting your picture featured on the Café home page!
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  17. Thanks!! Totally stunned, I am!! Maybe all those Ansel Adams books I have been reading the past few months have had a little effect!!

  18. This is such a wonderful image that I can't find the right words for my comment Ken . Super composition and conversion. I love it.
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  19. Fantastic image...composed with a lot of depth. Great sky.

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  20. MNglass


    Dec 7, 2005
    Another great shot. But you know that it's not fair to be showing Banff and Jasper landscapes . . . every bend on that Icefield's Highway has a stunning view ;) 

    Just out of curiosity, what lens were you using?
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