Project52 – Sunset Colours

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Aug 262012
 

I've recently acquired a Canon 5D Mk1 (used, of course) and am trying to get the hang of it. It's a little tricky using it compared to the 7D, which has been my primary for the last couple of years or so. A lot of the controls feel like they're in the wrong place and its ergonomics just feels off.

Anyway, I took it out to shoot some landscapes earlier this week for the Project52 'Sunsets' theme. This one was taken in the deep SE of Calgary, not too far from the city limits.


Sunset Colours IMG_0009


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A Last Look

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Jun 242012
 

I've been working outside of Calgary's downtown core for the last few years and while it was annoying at first, I got quite used to it. After some recent changes in my role at work, I'm being called back to the core starting next month. So I hopped outside and took a few shots of the scenery with my phone. Man, I'm gonna miss this view.


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Project52 – Vancouver Island Sunset

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May 312012
 

We continue with our catch-up photos for Project52 from my time away. This one is for week 19's 'Sky and Clouds' theme. This was taken as we were arriving at Vancouver Island on the ferry while sunset approached. The surprise challenge in getting this shot was probably staying steady and upright while the ferry moved about.


Vancouver Island Sunset IMG_0613


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Morning Colours

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Mar 092012
 

I've noticed that it's been a while since I've posted a sunrise or a sunset, so I couldn't just let that pass. Actually, it's been a while since I've gone out to shoot a sunrise or sunset, so I will need to spend some time out to make up for it this year.

This sunrise was taken about a year ago, but unfortunately, I don't remember where I was at the time. I love the wide range of colours in the shot as well as the randomness of the clouds.


Morning Colours IMG_5333


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