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A mountain.

By HobbitDave
Was inspired by seeing the beautiful mono sunrise here on EPZ by pdunster_greymoon yesterday. I think this is one of the peaks in his image. Ive enabled mods as I took this exactly 50 years ago on a stay in British Columbia. Taken near Highway 97, Vancouver to Vernon.
Photo was taken with a faithful old Agfa Silette film camera. Its a very old 35mm colour transparency. I use an iPad these days so dont have any way of tidying up the image.
The tiny black specks were birds above the forest, possibly Eagles. Photo taken early morning.

Just to confirm, I took the photo in 1971, on Agfa colour slide 35mm film.

P.S Apologies for the caption, but no idea what the pointed mountain is called, a relative thought it was Mt Cheyenne but that doesnt come up on GoogleEarth.

Tags: Mountain Canada British columbia Banff Rocky mountains Landscape and travel highway 97 scenrtu

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25 Jul 2021 9:22AM
Fine set Dave,
Fred.
25 Jul 2021 9:44AM
Great set Dave.
Geoff
Nikonuser1 Plus
9 168 16 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2021 10:47AM
A well captured set DaveSmileSmileSmile

Cliff
25 Jul 2021 11:37AM
Great title for this well worked set, Dave very descriptive.

John Wink
dales Plus
5 13 Australia
25 Jul 2021 11:54AM
A wonderful mountain view Dave , great set
IanSmile
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
25 Jul 2021 1:15PM
Blimey, Dave, makes my recently scanned 25+ year old image uploads seem quite recent! 😃 A super view, and go for the lead as my fave 👍
Trev 😀
cbrundage 8 4 United States
25 Jul 2021 1:43PM
Stunning scenery - must have been a great trip.
25 Jul 2021 2:22PM
Wonderful all along Lake Okanagon and beyond, Christina, very beautiful but without that ‘ancient’ feel you get in Scotland though in the Hebrides.

Love the mod, Ian, it has wiped out all the tiny birds 🦅 but makes it clearer overall. Nice one!

Dave.
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 784 England
25 Jul 2021 4:21PM

Quote:I use an iPad these days so dont have any way of tidying up the image.

Try Affinity Photo for iPad.
25 Jul 2021 4:26PM

Quote:
Quote:I use an iPad these days so dont have any way of tidying up the image.

Try Affinity Photo for iPad.

Thanks for the tip. Will have a look. I use ‘photo editor’ a lot but it doesn’t go as far as cloning and backgrounds.
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2021 9:22PM
Wonderful images... Impressive scenery Dave...
Isabel GrinGrinGrin
cooky Plus
17 6 5 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2021 9:30PM
Truly lovely image and although I like the B/W, the tones in the colour version are lovely Dave.

50 years ago, you must have been a great photographer aged 10! ☺️ Not a day over 60!

Take care Dave,

Kath
LynneJoyce Plus
13 22 101 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2021 7:00AM
Beautifully composed.
BIGRY1 Plus
9 3 8 United Kingdom
27 Jul 2021 11:20PM
Wow! 50 years ago?
Wonderful and fascinating imagesGrin

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