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How I Remember

1) A visit to the Field of Crosses Learn more about the Field of Crosses here, where you can view an online photo album that illustrates how the crosses are prepared and installed each year and learn about the sunrise/sunset ceremonies that take place beginning November 1st each year. 2) Two visits to Poppy Plaza…

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Neil Zeller 2014 Photowalk

Calgary photographer Neil Zeller hosted his second annual photowalk earlier this month.* Neil invited everyone from the Beakerhead Photography Team to join his walk and lend a helping hand to other participants when/if/as needed. Since I’d never done a group photowalk before, I wasn’t sure what to expect. In fact, I was a little concerned…

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Autumn in Calgary

Calgary’s fall season is usually short, with leaves transitioning from green to yellow to the ground within a few weeks. Thanks to a heavy accumulation of snow in mid-September, the fall of 2014 started early and abruptly. Since then the weather’s been quite mild. The result? Quite a few trees are still sporting leaves…and some…

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Hiking Banff National Park – Rockbound Lake

It’s shoulder season in terms of hiking in the Canadian Rockies. Once the calendar reads October, any day that doesn’t require gaiters paired with MICROspikes, crampons or showshoes is a great day for hiking! The first weekend of October we took advantage of one such day to hike to Rockbound Lake. We less than confident…