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Cliff Walker in grey

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James Anderson
by JamesA1 from calgary CA on 07 Apr 2015
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During a hike to Devil's Thumb we stopped to take a break on a cliff that overlooked the Plain of Six Glaciers valley below. As I stood to admire the awe-inspiring views and grandeur of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, I was pleasantly surprised to see a mountain goat staring back at me! The goat looked like it was showing off to us clumsy hikers how effortlessly it could trek along the steep and rugged mountain cliffs. I really wanted to bring out the depth and texture of the glacial valley and mountainous landscape this mountain goat calls home, so I tried using black and white monochrome which gave me the detail I was hoping for and brought out all the texture and depth of the rocky mountains and glacial valley. Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta, Canada

tagged: mountain goat jamesa1 lake louise rocky mountains black and white

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James Anderson
JamesA1 posted 2015-04-09 10:14pm

Thanks Mike!

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Mike Wooding posted 2015-04-08 1:03am

Truly a great image, James. Love the monochrome treatment.

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