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Rob's Photo Blog — colours

Westwood Park In Autumn, Ottawa, Ontario

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Westwood Park is in the Carlingwood area in the west end of Ottawa, Ontario. It is at the intersection of Saville Row and Sherbourne Avenue. For a number of years I have remarked to myself on the beautiful fall colours and compositions that are available at the back end of the park. Finally this year I chose to 'not' drive past as I have done many times in previous years. These images were shot on November 1, 2011. This is late in the year for fall colour in our area. For the past few years autumn has seemed to last...

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Beaver Pond Reflections, Gatineau Park

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There are a number of beaver ponds and swamps in Gatineau Park and interesting images abound if you are prepared for a hike and often some bushwhacking. The place I visited during this session I had discovered while hiking with a friend a few years ago. With the goal then being the hike, not the photography, I made a mental note of the location. Finally I returned this fall and the scenery was as rewarding as I had expected. At this site there is a series of three ponds; however the top pond is more of a drained swamp. It...

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KAP 2011-12 - Huron Lookout, Gatineau Park

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It was time to try the autumn colours of the famous Gatineau Park. However, the colours were not up to their standards this year, or perhaps I was still too early. I'm wondering if the current warm spell and lack of cold nights has prolonged autumn and fooled the trees into abnormal behaviour. It seems the same thing happened last year and the Gatineau colours were not up to par. Hopefully they will still come on strong but just a bit late. I went early to try to beat the swarms of tourists that usually appear. I had kite in...

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Autumn Colours Postcard - Quebec

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Here’s my new postcard design of coloured leaves in the forest in the Gatineau Park, Quebec. "The Gats" in the fall - a view from a rock outcrop on Wolf Trail. The postcard is offered for sale in my Zazzle store with or without border and/or text. Click on the postcard to go straight to page. Fall Colours by robhuntley © Rob Huntley

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November 25, 2009 - Pic A Day

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Gasoline spill on an Ottawa road yields wonderful metallic colours. Web site: Click on the image to go straight to the same image on my website.

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