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A grey fall day in Vancouver

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by summerkl, Oct 30, 2011.

  1. summerkl

    summerkl SC Veteran

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    Oct 11, 2010
    Vancouver, Canada
    Kevin
    First time to New Brighton Park located on the Burrard Inlet by the Second Narrows Bridge in Vancouver. It's right by some train tracks so it's not that accessible.

    In fact, you go through a "Happy Graffiti" tunnel

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    It's a dog friendly park (I posted this in the animal thread but the collie is such a looker, he gets an encore performance :)
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    Fall color photos on a typical cool grey day
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    I admit it I made this leaf pose for this shot :tongue:
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    Last shot sums it "Autumn benches are lonely benches"
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  2. christilou

    christilou SC Hall of Famer

    Jul 13, 2010
    Sunny Frimley
    I really enjoyed your pics, particularly the final three. Thanks for posting :)
     
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  3. BBW

    BBW Administrator Emeritus

    Jul 7, 2010
    betwixt and between
    BB
    Kevin, your grey day made for beautiful fall colors - including that "happy graffiti". Besides the clear tug at my heartstrings by your first, my favorite of all is the lone leaf resting on the decking...that slender red stem, the leaf's color and the background all came together absolutely perfectly.
     
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  4. Ghosthunter

    Ghosthunter boo!

    Sep 8, 2010
    London UK
    Andy
    Very nice set of images. The DOF is terrific!
     
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  5. summerkl

    summerkl SC Veteran

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    Oct 11, 2010
    Vancouver, Canada
    Kevin
    Thanks for the comments everyone. As I think about it, fall is a wonderful time for outdoor photography - lots of color, ambience and less crowded. It will be hard to stay indoors.
     
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