Crimea River's Weekend Pics

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  1. Crimea_River

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    I thought I'd share with you the beauty of my homeland with these few shots taken during my past weekend of camping and hiking. The setting is Banff National Park in Alberta Canada, a short 2 hour drive from my home. Enjoy!
     

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    If thats not Gods country I bet he takes his holidays there.
    Nice shots Cryme.
     
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    Remind me to send you some photos of Croydon ..... sigh. :D
     
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    Absolutely beautiful!! Banff is high on my places to visit.
     
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    Wow Andy, awesome country and all that lovely water. What was the temp like?
     
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    Thanks guys. 4 degrees C Vic, straight off the glaciers!
     
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    Jeezuz, I wanna move to Canada!!! But too cold......naw, the scenery will make me forget!

    Great pics!
     
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    stunning countryside Andy, great pics too
     
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    Thanks Chris, Karl. I messed up the settings on my SLR, shooting on aperture mode instead of auto so some of the distant details turned out a tad blurry. Guess I'll just have to go back next weekend and take more! Kudos to my 15 year old daughter as some of these pics were done by her.
     
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    OK ANDY!!! I can't top that, sorry.:lol: Stupendous shots sir!!!!:notworthy: :thumbright: :cool: :headbang: :notworthy:
     
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    Thanks Aaron. Can't take credit for the scenery. Just happy to be here.
     
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    I know exactly what your talking about. Still excellent shots of some great scenery. Well captured. They don't look like a tourist shot them, they look like you took the time to make the best of it. Way to go sir.:thumbright:
     
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    Magnificent country there Andy! I wish I had something like that 2 hours away!
     
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    Excellent shots! It really is a wonderful part of the world, will definitely go back someday...
     
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    They're all photoshopped. :lol:

    Wonderful pics Andy!
     
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    Thanks guys. Glenn, there's always Gary, Indiana!
     
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    Love the pic with the dead cedar tree in the water. The contrasting colors are great!
     
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    Yes, it was quite spectacular. Now I just have to get my daughter to get the horizon straighter. She's becoming quite the photographer.
     
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    Been there. Increased pressure on accelerator pedal. :lol:
     
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    Not a good place for a skinny dip then.
     
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