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Michael Russell has been at 1 events

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Landscape Photography Show5,990Come join Popular G+ Landscape Photographer and Award Winning Author +Gary Crabbe  and the +Landscape Photography Show  panel on Tuesday July 15th at 7 PM PDT/8 PM MDT/9 PM CDT/10 PM EDT for Light, Landscape, and Developing Your Personal Vision . Gary Crabbe is an award-winning photographer and author living in the San Francisco Bay Area. Be sure to circle the +Landscape Photography Show page!  We have a new look and a new URL!!Share up to 5 of your favorite Landscape photos. Maybe one of the panelists will select your photo as the Show Starter and give you a shout out on air!Join the fun on Tuesday July 15, 2014 at 7 PM PDT/8 PM MDT/9 PM CDT/10 PM EDT.  See you there!!Landscape Photography show #37 with Gary Crabbe2014-07-16 04:00:0029G+

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Eshabı Ferit Girici4562014-08-24 22:53:54292201CC G+
Margaret Tompkins114,280Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!(A bit longer this time due to vacations)Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff BeddowDo you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +Landscape Photography theme.  Add the names of some of the curators a2014-08-17 01:25:576644735CC G+
Gailen Mapes66,702Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  R - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to July 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting June 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +2014-08-10 10:53:4974217CC G+
Marius Kiupelis279If you received this notification you are in this circle♚♚  If you want to be shared in this circle ♚♚♚♚♚♚♚ Then just keep sharing! ♚♚♚♚♚2014-08-03 19:03:07401033CC G+
Cartoons Full Movie7,111Dear Google Friends! - There're new user for Google+ in this CircleAdd, Plussed and SharedThis is a new Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top Google+ users that share unique and original contents.Follow this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:Boost your visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow your dreams and smile to life.More you share more you get! :)Thanks!#circleshare #circlesharing #circle #sharedcircles #sharedpubliccircles #circlecount #circlecircle #naturephotographers #naturephotography #birdphotography #birdphotographers #circlesharing #circlesharingforthepeopleplc #sharedcircleoftheday #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject #publiccircles #publicsharedcircles #sharedpublicircles #circle #circles #circlemeup #awesomepeople #awesomecircle #circleme #sharedpoint #sharewithyou #ShareYourCircle #epicengagers 2014-08-03 14:00:544986618CC G+
Kukuh Malindo2322014-08-02 10:21:59485011CC G+
Margaret Tompkins113,144Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood +Tony Phillips +Jeff BeddowDo you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +Landscape Photography theme.  Add the names of some of the curators and get one of them to share your photo to the t2014-07-27 15:57:566641540CC G+
Landscape Photography Show4,972The +Landscape Photography Show is proud to share its circle of Recommended Photographers!!  These are the great folks that inspire us and we think they will inspire you too!!  Share and Enjoy!!!Be sure to circle +Landscape Photography Show +Landscape Photography and +Landscape Photography Community for the Best in Landscape Photography on G+!!Share and Enjoy!!!   #CircleShare   #SharedCircles  2014-07-18 02:05:0712112620CC G+
Gailen Mapes65,912Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  R - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to July 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting June 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag and sort by "recent."I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +2014-07-10 12:19:3977307CC G+
Laura Angelina198The +Landscape Photography Show is proud to share it's circle of Recommended Photographers!!  We think these people are awesome and we know you will love them too!!  Share and Enjoy!!!*Share this circle everywhere...#CircleShare  #SharedCircles  +Landscape Photography  #LandscapePhotography  2014-07-10 08:13:15116104CC G+
Landscape Photography Show4,790The +Landscape Photography Show is proud to share it's circle of Recommended Photographers!!  We think these people are awesome and we know you will love them too!!  Share and Enjoy!!!*#CircleShare  #SharedCircles  +Landscape Photography  #LandscapePhotography  2014-07-09 21:47:3811514922CC G+
Carms Perez50,839Want some nice pictures on your stream? Add this Photography circle and I assure you, your G+ will always be interesting! 2014-07-02 19:42:43500328CC G+
AyJay Schibig64,87121ST CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS CIRCLE (2 of 2)  6.25.14 by +AyJay Schibig Please RESHAREThis Circle has Active G+ members passionate about photography. Add this latest edition to circulate some great photography!#circleshare #circlesharing #sharedcircles #sharingcircles #sharedpubliccircles #sharedcircleoftheday #circlesunday #share #shared #followers #addcircles #publicsharedcircles #share #addpeople #addcircle #addfriends #circle #socialmedia  #circlesbyayjay2014-06-25 20:29:38405242043CC G+
Ryan Johnson7,499Check out my Circle Share➤ To be added into the next share, follow these simple steps:  1) Plus the original post2) Share this circle publicly (and with your circles/extended circles)3) Comment on the original post when complete#awesome         #awesomepeople         #chadwick         #circle     #circles     #circlesharing         #circleshare         #circleoftheday     #circleplus     #community   #followback     #followers       #gplus   #influence       #leadership     #public         #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles         #reshare         #reshared       #reshareday     #resharetags     #ripples     #sharedcircles       #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircleoftheday     #sharewithyou         #sharing     #sharingcircle     #socialmedia   #theplus   #tcs     #team 2014-06-21 13:32:1942617724CC G+
Margaret Tompkins110,822Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood +Tony PhillipsDo you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +Landscape Photography theme.  Add the names of some of the curators and get one of them to share your photo to the theme page!!  Each week we will share the profiles of those whose photos have been selected to be shared to the theme page!!  They’re picky so share only you’re very best!!  Good luck!!  Be su2014-06-14 17:56:316240838CC G+
Gailen Mapes64,985Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  R - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to June 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting May 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-06-10 10:48:3879307CC G+
Igor Kazmin318GOOGLE FRIENDS! - You're in this  Circle 6   -  *Share the circle* *'"*:•:••:*:•-:¦:*  *SHARE AND BE  SHARED*  *:¦:-•:*:••-:•:''''*  This is a super Circle and in it I put together a group of really interesting and active people on Google Plus to add in your circles.I'm talking about the top   Google + users that share unique and original contents.Follow   this advice and grow your G+ community with people that share amazing content that will surprise you:boost   visibility on Google+ - Share the circle!If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 3 - Share the circle (Publicly) 4 - Add +1 to the post 5 - Follow  your dreams and smile to life.More you share More you get! :)Thanks!2014-06-07 22:11:1594204CC G+
dave lafontaine8,902 Here it is!  This is my handpicked circle of talented landscape and nature photographers from around the world.  PLEASE SHARE. #landscapephotography   #landscapephotogrraphers  2014-05-26 23:02:30169717CC G+
Mattias Willis9,068A nice circle of people who inspire me and are generally awesome PhotographersFeel free to share2014-05-21 20:53:06492113CC G+
Cindy Wilson02014-05-10 14:34:25371700CC G+
Pamela Baskett02014-05-10 13:35:433711505CC G+
Gailen Mapes63,902Hand Picked Photographers Circles -Canon Camera  R - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to May 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting April 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-05-10 13:00:02801110CC G+
AyJay Schibig59,63621ST CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS CIRCLE (2 of 2)  5.9.14This Circle has Active G+ members passionate about photography. Add/Share this latest edition to circulate some great photography!#circleoftheday   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlesharingforthepeopleplc   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles     #sharedpublicircles     #circle #circles   #circlemeup     #awesomepeople   #awesomecircle #circleme   #sharedpoint   #sharewithyou   #ShareYourCircle2014-05-09 20:20:29366361643CC G+
DRESS3,901If you want to be added to the next Circle you have to do these simple steps:1 - Include me in your circles 2 - Share this post3 - Add +1 to the post 4 - Leave a comment if you have done the 3 steps above#circle   #circleshare  #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare #circle #circleshare 2014-05-05 12:20:413723411CC G+
Tourej Ansari16,188My new Worldwide circle of travelerPlease plus, comment add and share! These are people that will share and re-post your circles and other content you produce. This circle contains people who have Plussed my posts within the last few weeks.#CircleShare #SharedCircles #Circle #CircleOfTheDay #SharedPublicCircles #GooglePlusTips #Google+ #Google #teamelitecircle #Hearingaids #Hearing #PublicCircle #SocialMedia #Engagers #TeamElite #Circles #EliteInnerCircle #HearingLoss 2014-05-05 10:00:50483241745CC G+
Graeme McRae24,994Graeme's Circle of Active GooglePlussers! . . . This is a curated circle of active people on Google+* If you add this circle, you will see hundreds of new posts per day in your stream from this circle alone. It's a circle of people I started following a few months ago, and who have consistently posted something at least once a week during all of weeks since then. If you want an interesting stream, you should add this circle. If you're interested in how I curated this circle, and why I think it makes for a really great stream, read on. . .How did these people get in the circle?. . . They must have posted something interesting, at least once, because I don't follow people unless they post something interesting. By now, you're probably not surprised by the number of people on G+ whose pages are full of repeated posts, videos without comments, "what's up" and other uninteresting things. I don't follow those people.How did they stay in the circle since they were added?. . . After I add someone, I keep them in the circle of people I added around the same time. Then, several times a week, I go through all my circles and delete people who haven't posted (something visible to me) in the last 7 days. So the people who are left in the circle are consistent posters. That says something important about them, because consistency is a proxy for quality.Wait. What? Why is consistency is a proxy for quality?. . . I'll admit it: I don't have the science to back up that wild statement, but I'll tell you why I believe it to be true. People who post crap don't get a lot of followers, and the few followers they have don't bother to engage. After a while, the crappy-posting people start to think G+ is a ghost town, and they lose interest. On the other hand, the people who share (or re-share) interesting things get followers and engagement, slowly at first, but ever increasing, and this outpouring of love is what keeps them going. That's what I think anyway, and I'm sticking to it.People who share interesting things get lots of followers. . . This is another half-baked theory of mine, but hear me out. You might think this makes sense: Google+ offers suggestions of people to follow, especially to new users. Google+'s only source of names to suggest are other G+ers like yourself. The G+ers who have the most engagement are the ones Google+ knows will be good to follow, so these people get put out as suggestions more often, and some percentage of those suggestions are taken up. So the more engagement you have, the more Google+ will suggest you as a person to follow, and so the more followers you'll get. Completing the theory: the more interesting the stuff you share (or reshare), the more engagement you'll get, and hence the more followers you'll get.How can I get in your circle?. . . Don't bother trying to "get into" this circle. This circle isn't for you to get into. Think of it the other way around. This circle is for you to add, so you can follow a bunch of interesting and consistent people. The stream from this one circle will be chock-full of fascinating content for you to reshare. People will start to notice your reshares, and they will engage with you, and then Google+ will "notice" (it's a computer, but let's anthropomorphise, shall we?) you and suggest you to others, who will then follow you.No, really. How can I get in your circle?. . . First, unfollow me, then wait, oh, about a week. Spend that week posting a shitload of interesting things. Then follow me. Since you're so interesting, Google+ will notify me that you followed me (G+ doesn't notify me about every follower). I'll look at your posts, find one interestin2014-05-04 21:03:52371111319CC G+
Margaret Tompkins107,694Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Sheila B. DuBois +Toshi Nakamura +David Pilasky +Bill Wood Do you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +Landscape Photography theme.  Add the names of some of the curators and get one of them to share your photo to the theme page!!  Each week we will share the profiles of those whose photos have been selected to be shared to the theme page!!  They’re picky so share only you’re very best!!  Good luck!!  Be sure to share and follow these great folks.  They’re the Best of the Week!This circle represents the last two weeks.2014-05-04 00:26:311801002169CC G+
TomorrowInternet0Great Photographers Shared Circle1. +12. Comment3. Add People4. Share circle (Include yourself in shared circle)5. Enjoy life and be happy!!!2014-05-02 09:53:10488101CC G+
Yoga Imawan947Get Bulk Follower from this CircleTips : Reshare this Circle if you want to get followers, and don't forget used Hashtag on following list, it's good Idea, cause I used Multi language.#add#addcircle#addmetoyourcircles#buy_GooglePlus_followers#cácmối#Çember#Cercle#Ciorcal#circle#CircleOfTheDay#circleoftheweek#circles#CircleShare#circlesharing#CircleSunday#circlethis#circleyoushare#Círculo#cirkel#Cylch#Draugų#Engagers#EngagersCircle#engagerspeople#engagersshowcase  #engagersshowcasecircle#Fèyontiwonn#FridayCircle#FridayCircles#gburugburu#Google#Google+#GooglePlusTips#justanaverageteenagerwhoexpresseshisopinionsovertheinternetcircle2014-04-26 20:58:52501011CC G+
Yoga Imawan947Get Bulk Follower from this CircleTips : Reshare this Circle if you want to get followers, and don't forget used Hashtag on following list, it's good Idea, cause I used Multi language.#add#addcircle#addmetoyourcircles#buy_GooglePlus_followers#cácmối#Çember#Cercle#Ciorcal#circle#CircleOfTheDay#circleoftheweek#circles#CircleShare#circlesharing#CircleSunday#circlethis#circleyoushare#Círculo#cirkel#Cylch#Draugų#Engagers#EngagersCircle#engagerspeople#engagersshowcase  #engagersshowcasecircle#Fèyontiwonn#FridayCircle#FridayCircles#gburugburu#Google#Google+#GooglePlusTips#justanaverageteenagerwhoexpresseshisopinionsovertheinternetcircle2014-04-26 20:56:53488002CC G+
Thomas Hawk7,121,413Updated - 2,500 Kick Ass G+ Photographers Mi-ShA-Da:  http://goo.gl/4gh66cDa-Ho:  http://goo.gl/E6u9IrHo-Mi:  http://goo.gl/eVU9dwMi-Sh:  http://goo.gl/Peo77RSh-Z: http://goo.gl/FVhz462014-04-26 19:45:58500181181CC G+
Gailen Mapes62,504Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  R - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to April 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting March 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-04-10 10:40:13841011CC G+
Margaret Tompkins105,056Landscape Photography Best of the Week!!!Congratulations to all those great photographers whose photographs have been selected this week by the curators of #landscapephotography +Landscape Photography +Landscape Photography Show +Margaret Tompkins +Jim Warthman +Kevin Rowe +Johan Peijnenburg +David Heath Williams +Tom Hierl +Carolyn Lim +Tom Sloan +Howard L. Smith +Kai Kosonen +Tony Heyward +Sheila B. DuBois +Sandra Brown +Vishal Kumar +Toshi Nakamura +David PilaskyDo you want to be a part of this circle?  Share one of your best landscape photographs to the +2014-03-31 00:12:4951401134CC G+
AyJay Schibig53,73421ST CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS CIRCLE (2 of 2)  3.26.14This Circle has Active G+ members passionate about photography. Add/Share this latest edition to circulate some great photography!See  all of my Curated Circles on my Circle Sharing Page  +Circle Energy   and also my Circle Sharing and More Community https://plus.google.com/communities/110688741176520942310#circleoftheday   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlesharingforthepeopleplc   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles     #sharedpublicircles     #circle #circles   #circlemeup     #awesomepeople   #awesomecircle #circleme   #sharedpoint   #sharewithyou   #ShareYourCircle2014-03-26 21:27:3935022942CC G+
Karen Hoyt15,773An awesome Google+ circle to add from +Trever McGhee . He's on a mission to make this world a brighter place. This circle is one to add!2014-03-22 04:45:544989529CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 20:51:17491000CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 20:50:27491001CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 20:49:43491004CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 20:49:15491022CC G+
John Nuntiatio30,616#circles #sharedcircles #circlesharing #circle #circleoftheday #bestofcircles #bestcircleshare #share #tech #business #sport2014-03-21 20:48:03491527CC G+
Trever McGhee48,610Help say thank you to these amazing people within this circle for supporting another with their shares...click the share..the plus button.To return the favor I'll add you to the next circle Share the one below to be added to the 257 people who already clicked the button and counting...https://plus.google.com/109005993947558449703/posts/FkrNrVUAvsbEvery click makes a difference  (。◕‿◕。) +Take2seconds to click the button now.This April we'll be engaging 1 million kids thanks to these amazing people.#circle   #circles   #circlecirclecircle   #circlescirclescircles   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circleoftheweek   #plusmastermind   #hyperball   #crazycircles   #rustyball  2014-03-19 19:54:30498222234CC G+
Lo Sauer22,390Good day friends. Time for: Engagers/ Creative CIRCLE 2014 #1 +1, Comment, Share --> Get CircledIncluded are a lot of friends, supporters, engagers, business people, photographers and my favorite techies.Picking wasn't easy. I wish I could include all of you in one megacircle. :) Here is a cross section of the awesome:#sharedcircle   #topsharedcircle   #circleoftheday   #sharedcircle #trustinme   #circlesharing   #circleshare         #circles         #circleoftheday   #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircles     #share   #vipsnowballcircle #sharedcircleoftheday         #sharewithyou               #followme     #followers #followback #circle #googleplus     #coolpeople   #circleshare #sharedcircles     #sharedcircle   #sharedcircles       #sharedpubliccircles     #circleshare     #circlesharing     #fullcircleshare #photography   #science   #technology  2014-03-19 07:16:16484412450CC G+
Matteo Bodi0Amazing #pictures circle, enjoy!2014-03-15 13:58:41484126CC G+
Daily Photography Themes16,531Curators CircleIt's been a while since we shared the latest Curators circle. So here they all are, all 468 of 'em. #dptcurators  (pd)2014-03-14 07:44:2446826729CC G+
Gailen Mapes60,539Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera  R - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to March 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting Feburary 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mapes2014-03-10 10:45:0883407CC G+
Lo Sauer17,684Awesome CIRCLE 2014 #1 -  +1, Comment, Share -> Get CircledI tried to include all my supporters, engagers, favorite marketer, photographers and my favorite techies and brainiacs in this circle.And this comes from my heart: You are awesome!!!I am just a wee caterpillar, you are the big supporting wings.Thank you friendsHave a great weekThose that don't participate in circling are not included. It doesn't mean I don't like you, only that I respect your privacy. Have a big hug, I <3 you all!Here is a cross section of the awesome:+Igor Schevchenko +Dyah Woe +Billy Funk +Rodney Campbell +Dirk Müller +Markos Giannopoulos +Scott Buehler +Mark HELM +Richard Green +Silvio De Rossi +Peter From +Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos +Raffaele Romeo Arena +Tancredi Matranga +Fido Dido +John Nuntiatio +2014-02-16 21:28:06483734785CC G+
AyJay Schibig49,36221ST CENTURY PHOTOGRAPHERS CIRCLE (2 of 2)  2.14.14 This Circle has Active G+ members passionate about photography. Add/Share this latest edition to circulate some great photography!See  all of my Curated Circles on my Circle Sharing Page  +Circle Energy    and also my Circle Sharing and More Community https://plus.google.com/communities/110688741176520942310#circleoftheday   #circleshare   #circlesharing   #circlesharingforthepeopleplc   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles     #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircleday   #publiccirclesproject #publiccircles   #publicsharedcircles     #sharedpublicircles     #circle #circles   #circlemeup     #awesomepeople   #awesomecircle #circleme   #sharedpoint   #sharewithyou   #ShareYourCircle2014-02-14 23:24:14393282145CC G+
Gailen Mapes59,579Hand Picked Photographers Circles - Canon Camera R  - 10 of 30Note: These circles are sorted by camera type and last name. They are split to not exceed 200 members.           These circles are photographers that I admire. They have "more photos, less spam."  There have been many additions and a few drops (mostly for spam or inactivity).       Be sure to get all of the circles. Share! If you miss any of the circles they can be found at: +Gailen Mapes and scroll back to January 1st for the start of this set.  (Previous complete set was published starting December 1st.)  You can also use the #handpickedcircles hash tag.I am hard up against the 5000 limit. From here on, I am going to have to become rather more strict about the "spam rules." Essentially if I have to go back more than a screen on your profile before I hit original material, there is a good chance that I may drop you from the circles. Of course there will be mitigating factors...Because of the way that Google no longer presents every person who adds me to their circles to me it is quite possible that I have missed some pretty good photographers.  If I am following you, chances are that you are already in one of these circles or in my "check later" circle.  If you think you have been missed, tag a comment on one of these posts and I will check your profile out for inclusion.  Guidelines for inclusion can be found at:   https://plus.google.com/u/0/103752943025677384806/about#circleshare #circlesharing #circleoftheday   #sharedcircles   #sharedcircle #sharedpubliccircles   #fullcircleshare #addmetoyourcircles #pixelworld   #pixelworldcircle #circleoftheday #bestsharedcircle   #thebestcirclesongoogle #thebestcircle             #handpickedcircles             Note: the hash tag #handpickedcircles  should only be used to refer to these circles and other circles created by +Gailen Mape2014-02-10 11:34:31875110CC G+
Corlis Gray2,503Shared Circle of Bloggers V25These are people that really engage with posts.  I mean REALLY.  Plussers, sharers, circle adders, you name it!  Every post every time!  Awesome people if you ask me!Want more followers?  Want people that engage with your posts?  What people that care about growing your followers as much as theirs?  Please follow these steps:1. +1 (please)2. Share this circle publicly. (show them love, and they'll show you love in return)3. Add this circle to your circles.4.  Share this circle (adding yourself of course!)#circleshare   #circlesharing   #circleshared   #circleshareoftheday   #sharedacirclewithyou   #sharedcircles   #sharedpubliccircles   #sharedcircleoftheday   #sharedcircle  #Sochi2014 #ValentinesDay #ThrowbackThursday #DigitalMarketing #NYFW #Thirstythursday #AutoExpo2014 #BlackHistoryMonth #SnowDay #EndFGMhttp://corlisandmegangray.com2014-02-06 17:22:10501319CC G+
Landscape Photography Show12,138Photographers To WatchNew circle release as of 1-30-14 after the +Landscape Photography Show  Episode #25 Anniversary Event.Circle these photographers and enjoy some beauty in your stream!  2014-01-31 03:56:1114312110CC G+

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2014-06-09 20:26:15 (208 comments, 177 reshares, 1408 +1s)

The Tatoosh Range for Mountain Monday

    This is a photograph I made on a hike up Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.  I was lucky to get some good light, and find a lot of wildflowers to photograph.  The foreground wildflowers are Bell Mountain Heather, a few Lupines and some Paintbrush. The background is one of my favourite MRNP subjects - the Tatoosh Range.

A few more photos from Mazama Ridge can be found in my blog posts: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/6122/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#nationalparks #rainier #tatoosh #washington #mountains #sunset #wildflowers

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2014-06-09 20:26:15 (208 comments, 177 reshares, 1408 +1s)

The Tatoosh Range for Mountain Monday

    This is a photograph I made on a hike up Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.  I was lucky to get some good light, and find a lot of wildflowers to photograph.  The foreground wildflowers are Bell Mountain Heather, a few Lupines and some Paintbrush. The background is one of my favourite MRNP subjects - the Tatoosh Range.

A few more photos from Mazama Ridge can be found in my blog posts: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/6122/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#nationalparks #rainier #tatoosh #washington #mountains #sunset #wildflowers

Most plusones: 1408

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2014-06-09 20:26:15 (208 comments, 177 reshares, 1408 +1s)

The Tatoosh Range for Mountain Monday

    This is a photograph I made on a hike up Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.  I was lucky to get some good light, and find a lot of wildflowers to photograph.  The foreground wildflowers are Bell Mountain Heather, a few Lupines and some Paintbrush. The background is one of my favourite MRNP subjects - the Tatoosh Range.

A few more photos from Mazama Ridge can be found in my blog posts: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/6122/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#nationalparks #rainier #tatoosh #washington #mountains #sunset #wildflowers

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2014-09-01 22:20:56 (1 comments, 5 reshares, 67 +1s)

Hedley, British Columbia

    I passed through Hedley, British Columbia on a trip through the BC interior back in 2009. Hedley is an old mining town, and is located at the bottom of "Nickel Plate Mountain" which you can see here. There are many great photo opportunities along the Crowsnest Highway - the Similkameen River run along side quite frequently and there are a number of small Provincial Parks with some nice scenery.

©2009 Michael Russell mrussellphotography.com/
For Prints and Licensing visit my website: http://goo.gl/qZRZ8i

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography  #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #hedley #britishcolumbia #canada #okanagan

Hedley, British Columbia

    I passed through Hedley, British Columbia on a trip through the BC interior back in 2009. Hedley is an old mining town, and is located at the bottom of "Nickel Plate Mountain" which you can see here. There are many great photo opportunities along the Crowsnest Highway - the Similkameen River run along side quite frequently and there are a number of small Provincial Parks with some nice scenery.

©2009 Michael Russell mrussellphotography.com/
For Prints and Licensing visit my website: http://goo.gl/qZRZ8i

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography  #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #hedley #britishcolumbia #canada #okanagan___

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2014-08-30 00:00:29 (6 comments, 2 reshares, 121 +1s)

Oval Leaved Blueberries

The Oval Leaved Blueberry (Vaccinium ovalifolium) bushes on the Flower Lake Loop Trail in British Columbia's Mount Seymour Provincial Park were covered in berries.  Not nearly as sweet as the ones I am used to from my backyard, they seemed to be popular with the birds and hikers too.  I'm sure the bears are currently eating a lot of blueberries for their pre hibernation diets.

A few more images from this hike on my blog post:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mount-seymour-flower-lake/

#fourseasonsfriday +Four Seasons Friday by +Stephonie A Schmitz 
#foodfriday +FoodFriday by +Natty Netsuwan +Moon Lee and +D. DeMonteverde

#blueberries #vancouver #britishcolumbia #canada #photography

Oval Leaved Blueberries

The Oval Leaved Blueberry (Vaccinium ovalifolium) bushes on the Flower Lake Loop Trail in British Columbia's Mount Seymour Provincial Park were covered in berries.  Not nearly as sweet as the ones I am used to from my backyard, they seemed to be popular with the birds and hikers too.  I'm sure the bears are currently eating a lot of blueberries for their pre hibernation diets.

A few more images from this hike on my blog post:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mount-seymour-flower-lake/

#fourseasonsfriday +Four Seasons Friday by +Stephonie A Schmitz 
#foodfriday +FoodFriday by +Natty Netsuwan +Moon Lee and +D. DeMonteverde

#blueberries #vancouver #britishcolumbia #canada #photography___

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2014-08-28 07:47:05 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 46 +1s)

Corn Lily/False Hellebore (Veratrum viride)

    A Corn Lily I found along the Flower Lake Loop Trail at Mount Seymour Provincial Park in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  Not exactly a subject that is brand new, but I did have fun finding various angles from which to photograph this one a few weeks ago.  A few more images from around Flower Lake can be found on my recent blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mount-seymour-flower-lake/

#vancouver #britishcolumbia #canada #photography

Corn Lily/False Hellebore (Veratrum viride)

    A Corn Lily I found along the Flower Lake Loop Trail at Mount Seymour Provincial Park in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  Not exactly a subject that is brand new, but I did have fun finding various angles from which to photograph this one a few weeks ago.  A few more images from around Flower Lake can be found on my recent blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mount-seymour-flower-lake/

#vancouver #britishcolumbia #canada #photography___

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2014-08-27 00:14:44 (3 comments, 3 reshares, 39 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

A bit of a slow week for #mountainmonday. Everyone must be out making new photographs of mountains or something! :)  Thanks to everyone who participated this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Mike Cavaroc Red Hills https://plus.google.com/+MikeCavaroc/posts/KERTzGARWo2
+Will Crites-Krumm Land of the Lost Lakes https://plus.google.com/+WillCritesKrumm/posts/Tn9eceYJg6U
+Alan Majchrowicz North Cascades https://plus.google.com/u/0/115958398724943172938/posts/DWZqbcBRES1
+Alexander S. Kunz Crystal Crag and Mammoth Crest https://plus.google.com/+AlexanderSKunz/posts/UG9N3hsmDiM
+Brian Baxter Trail to South Fortuna https://plus.google.com/u/0/+BrianBaxter/posts/GywprU88Gtb
+Rupert Kogler Layers of Fire... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

A bit of a slow week for #mountainmonday. Everyone must be out making new photographs of mountains or something! :)  Thanks to everyone who participated this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Mike Cavaroc Red Hills https://plus.google.com/+MikeCavaroc/posts/KERTzGARWo2
+Will Crites-Krumm Land of the Lost Lakes https://plus.google.com/+WillCritesKrumm/posts/Tn9eceYJg6U
+Alan Majchrowicz North Cascades https://plus.google.com/u/0/115958398724943172938/posts/DWZqbcBRES1
+Alexander S. Kunz Crystal Crag and Mammoth Crest https://plus.google.com/+AlexanderSKunz/posts/UG9N3hsmDiM
+Brian Baxter Trail to South Fortuna https://plus.google.com/u/0/+BrianBaxter/posts/GywprU88Gtb
+Rupert Kogler Layers of Fire https://plus.google.com/102052726335420842092/posts/NqNe5RnnGyz___

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2014-08-26 00:28:46 (15 comments, 11 reshares, 155 +1s)

Mount Webb At Chilliwack Lake

    I am looking forward to photographing some fall colour again.  This photo is from Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada last year.  Mount Webb had some fresh snow on it, even though the evening at this lower elevation seemed quite warm.  More about this on my blog post here:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/chilliwack-lake-fall-color/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#chilliwack #britishcolumbia #mountains #lakes #fall #canada

Mount Webb At Chilliwack Lake

    I am looking forward to photographing some fall colour again.  This photo is from Chilliwack Lake Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada last year.  Mount Webb had some fresh snow on it, even though the evening at this lower elevation seemed quite warm.  More about this on my blog post here:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/chilliwack-lake-fall-color/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#chilliwack #britishcolumbia #mountains #lakes #fall #canada___

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2014-08-20 01:09:56 (6 comments, 2 reshares, 31 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+John G Moore David and Goliath https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JohnGMoore/posts/BQvrqE3qVq2
+Guy Schmickle San Francisco Peaks https://plus.google.com/u/0/100398739506184516481/posts/RYF5jPmvg3W
+Alexander S. Kunz Edelweisslahner https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlexanderSKunz/posts/VMwLQmarw5i
+Frank King Jasper National Park https://plus.google.com/u/0/103894564127460853405/posts/GQRCZEjhbfs
+Kyle Jones Mount Shasta https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KyleJonesImages/posts/ez5A5kVUmLh
+Randal Ketchem Exploring the Ice Cave https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RandalKetchem/posts/ShDfAeBPbwP
+Alex Filatov The Clearing... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+John G Moore David and Goliath https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JohnGMoore/posts/BQvrqE3qVq2
+Guy Schmickle San Francisco Peaks https://plus.google.com/u/0/100398739506184516481/posts/RYF5jPmvg3W
+Alexander S. Kunz Edelweisslahner https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlexanderSKunz/posts/VMwLQmarw5i
+Frank King Jasper National Park https://plus.google.com/u/0/103894564127460853405/posts/GQRCZEjhbfs
+Kyle Jones Mount Shasta https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KyleJonesImages/posts/ez5A5kVUmLh
+Randal Ketchem Exploring the Ice Cave https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RandalKetchem/posts/ShDfAeBPbwP
+Alex Filatov The Clearing https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlexFilatov/posts/CqDnfLAd9Ke
+Jack Brauer Wind River Range https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JackBrauer/posts/eYiT91JoWaN
+Aaron Reed Paradise Found https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AaronReed/posts/cQvbupN9oYU___

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2014-08-18 23:16:12 (16 comments, 13 reshares, 140 +1s)

The Coast Range

Another lesson in looking behind you.   While photographing a more iconic scene of downtown Vancouver, I turned around and made this photograph of North Vancouver  and the Coast Range mountains during blue hour.  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/north-vancouver-lights-mountains/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#vancouver #britishcolumbia #mountains #canada

The Coast Range

Another lesson in looking behind you.   While photographing a more iconic scene of downtown Vancouver, I turned around and made this photograph of North Vancouver  and the Coast Range mountains during blue hour.  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/north-vancouver-lights-mountains/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#vancouver #britishcolumbia #mountains #canada___

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2014-08-17 21:58:54 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 49 +1s)

A blog post with photographs I made a few months ago at Sasquatch Provincial Park in British Columbia.

A blog post with photographs I made a few months ago at Sasquatch Provincial Park in British Columbia.___

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2014-08-14 02:11:38 (9 comments, 5 reshares, 109 +1s)

Lions Gate Bridge from Ambleside Park

    A panorama I made last week at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver, British Columbia Canada.  Quite different from the view I am used to in Stanley Park itself.  More on my blog post here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/lions-gate-bridge-ambleside-park/

For #WideWednesdayPanorama  +WideWednesdayPanorama by +Ken McMahon and +David Heath Williams
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#lionsgate #vancouver #stanleypark #coast #bridges #britishcolumbia #canada

Lions Gate Bridge from Ambleside Park

    A panorama I made last week at Ambleside Park in West Vancouver, British Columbia Canada.  Quite different from the view I am used to in Stanley Park itself.  More on my blog post here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/lions-gate-bridge-ambleside-park/

For #WideWednesdayPanorama  +WideWednesdayPanorama by +Ken McMahon and +David Heath Williams
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#lionsgate #vancouver #stanleypark #coast #bridges #britishcolumbia #canada___

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2014-08-12 23:30:34 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 48 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the photographs from yesterday:

+Jarrod Castaing Snowed In https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JarrodCastaing/posts/jEkr2GdRjcV
+Russ Bishop Alabama Hills https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/fjHfYyoD4bb
+roberto moiola Alone in the Dark https://plus.google.com/u/0/+robertomoiola/posts/XLhXoNjDfvc
+Richard Wong Bolinas Ridge https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RichardWong/posts/f9SUJDjrmhf
+Toby Trueman Waves of Beinn Dorain https://plus.google.com/u/0/+TobyTrueman/posts/HXhup2zg7Lz
+RJ Wilner Foothills Parkway https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RJWilner/posts/BBgRYvrxNvX
+Pete Miller Sneffels Range https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeteMiller/posts/aSUx4uUjnUE
+Steve Cole Mount Shuksan... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the photographs from yesterday:

+Jarrod Castaing Snowed In https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JarrodCastaing/posts/jEkr2GdRjcV
+Russ Bishop Alabama Hills https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/fjHfYyoD4bb
+roberto moiola Alone in the Dark https://plus.google.com/u/0/+robertomoiola/posts/XLhXoNjDfvc
+Richard Wong Bolinas Ridge https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RichardWong/posts/f9SUJDjrmhf
+Toby Trueman Waves of Beinn Dorain https://plus.google.com/u/0/+TobyTrueman/posts/HXhup2zg7Lz
+RJ Wilner Foothills Parkway https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RJWilner/posts/BBgRYvrxNvX
+Pete Miller Sneffels Range https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeteMiller/posts/aSUx4uUjnUE
+Steve Cole Mount Shuksan https://plus.google.com/u/0/111397174467352412989/posts/1oYsgu1VCrw
+Nico Kaiser Wunderbarer Chiemgau https://plus.google.com/u/0/+NicoKaiser/posts/MMsTCxkhFci
+Randy T Spending the Night on That Ledge https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RandyT_Randylikestoclimb/posts/idwo76HSAqT___

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2014-08-11 23:10:20 (6 comments, 5 reshares, 103 +1s)

Mount Cheam during Blue Hour - Mountain Monday

    A few years ago I was in the Eastern Fraser Valley looking for some new angles from which to photograph Mount Cheam.  I found favourable spot near the Fraser River and the Aggasiz Bridge and photographed the peak just after sunset.

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell

#cheam #fraservalley #agassiz #britishcolumbia #mountains

Mount Cheam during Blue Hour - Mountain Monday

    A few years ago I was in the Eastern Fraser Valley looking for some new angles from which to photograph Mount Cheam.  I found favourable spot near the Fraser River and the Aggasiz Bridge and photographed the peak just after sunset.

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell

#cheam #fraservalley #agassiz #britishcolumbia #mountains___

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2014-08-10 00:48:53 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 8 +1s)

Nicely designed presentation. You just need to keep scrolling down (and a mouse with a scrollwheel is nice;-)

Quote: "...to produce 1 kilogram of boneless beef we need 15400 liters (4074 US gallons) of water."

Highly relevant if you look at California's drought right now...

http://www.angelamorelli.com/water/

Nicely designed presentation. You just need to keep scrolling down (and a mouse with a scrollwheel is nice;-)

Quote: "...to produce 1 kilogram of boneless beef we need 15400 liters (4074 US gallons) of water."

Highly relevant if you look at California's drought right now...

http://www.angelamorelli.com/water/___

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2014-08-05 23:34:26 (6 comments, 1 reshares, 46 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Jan Stria Morning Mirror https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JanStria/posts/KWBGaztDESt
+Hugh Ferguson Quirang https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HughFerguson/posts/SshTdcNViAn
+Alan Majchrowicz North Cascades National Park https://plus.google.com/115958398724943172938/posts/EfnNi8nqEEp
+Alain Limoges Black Tusk https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlainLimoges/posts/g9tyQB9UVWW
+Petr Mader Low Tatras National Park https://plus.google.com/+PetrMader/posts/T7zUrKtiu57
+Michael Frye Smoky Beauty https://plus.google.com/+MichaelFrye/posts/YWZx5ZiwFjz
+Rupert Kogler Half Dome #1 https://plus.google.com/u/0/102052726335420842092/posts/DXHNbeUasRS
+Stan Showalter... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Jan Stria Morning Mirror https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JanStria/posts/KWBGaztDESt
+Hugh Ferguson Quirang https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HughFerguson/posts/SshTdcNViAn
+Alan Majchrowicz North Cascades National Park https://plus.google.com/115958398724943172938/posts/EfnNi8nqEEp
+Alain Limoges Black Tusk https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlainLimoges/posts/g9tyQB9UVWW
+Petr Mader Low Tatras National Park https://plus.google.com/+PetrMader/posts/T7zUrKtiu57
+Michael Frye Smoky Beauty https://plus.google.com/+MichaelFrye/posts/YWZx5ZiwFjz
+Rupert Kogler Half Dome #1 https://plus.google.com/u/0/102052726335420842092/posts/DXHNbeUasRS
+Stan Showalter Cinnamon Mountain https://plus.google.com/+StanShowalter/posts/Cw5dAaLGqcT
+Tim Newton Glacier-Scoured https://plus.google.com/+TimNewton/posts/eDxGwa5ZJk2___

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2014-08-04 23:38:56 (43 comments, 51 reshares, 554 +1s)

Tatoosh Range and Wildflowers

A bit busy today to find a new photograph but I may not have shared this one since last year.  Almost exactly a year ago I was hiking in this spot and enjoying the wildflowers and light on the Tatoosh Range at Mount Rainier National Park from Mazama Ridge.  I posted a few more of my photos from Mazama Ridge on my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mazama-ridge-mount-rainier-np/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #tatoosh #washington #wildflowers #sunset

Tatoosh Range and Wildflowers

A bit busy today to find a new photograph but I may not have shared this one since last year.  Almost exactly a year ago I was hiking in this spot and enjoying the wildflowers and light on the Tatoosh Range at Mount Rainier National Park from Mazama Ridge.  I posted a few more of my photos from Mazama Ridge on my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mazama-ridge-mount-rainier-np/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #tatoosh #washington #wildflowers #sunset___

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2014-07-31 01:09:26 (0 comments, 5 reshares, 69 +1s)

Nanaimo Harbour

A photo I made of the float planeslast summer at the Nanaimo Water Airport in Nanaimo Harbour.  I made a number of photographs of the area that evening, some more of which you can see in my blog post:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/nanaimo-harbour-vancouver-island/

#nanaimo #airport #vancouverisland #britishcolumbia #canada

Nanaimo Harbour

A photo I made of the float planeslast summer at the Nanaimo Water Airport in Nanaimo Harbour.  I made a number of photographs of the area that evening, some more of which you can see in my blog post:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/nanaimo-harbour-vancouver-island/

#nanaimo #airport #vancouverisland #britishcolumbia #canada___

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2014-07-30 01:12:56 (5 comments, 0 reshares, 9 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Russ Bishop Kings Canyon National Park https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/XUZ2iUzUTGj
+David Hoffman Manley Beacon https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DavidHoffman/posts/XjiorG58yuK
+Peter West Carey Mt. Baker https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterWestCarey/posts/9jtQqydrToe
+Kyle Jones Upper Cathedral Lake https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KyleJonesImages/posts/QhATjgN8Dm3
+Mark Tyler "Fractalism" https://plus.google.com/u/0/101117129100330515817/posts/RJkPR4uxVaP
+Dalibor Pačić Julian Alps https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/Cj4uKhoYFom
+Randy T Taking it all inht... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Russ Bishop Kings Canyon National Park https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/XUZ2iUzUTGj
+David Hoffman Manley Beacon https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DavidHoffman/posts/XjiorG58yuK
+Peter West Carey Mt. Baker https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterWestCarey/posts/9jtQqydrToe
+Kyle Jones Upper Cathedral Lake https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KyleJonesImages/posts/QhATjgN8Dm3
+Mark Tyler "Fractalism" https://plus.google.com/u/0/101117129100330515817/posts/RJkPR4uxVaP
+Dalibor Pačić Julian Alps https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/Cj4uKhoYFom
+Randy T Taking it all in https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RandyT_Randylikestoclimb/posts/cxCohzSrEV4
+Keith Boone "Mountain blues" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KeithBoone/posts/TsiPSr1EBfy___

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2014-07-28 22:10:53 (12 comments, 3 reshares, 107 +1s)

Nisqually Glacier on Mount Rainier

This is one of Mount Rainier's many glaciers - the Nisqually Glacier as photographed from the Nisqually Vista Trail at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington State, USA. You can clearly see the terminus of the glacier here as well as the start of the Nisqually River from the glacier's melting ice.  As with many other glaciers around the world, the Nisqually Glacier is in a state of retreat currently.

I've posted other photographs from the paradise area in my recent blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mount-rainier-paradise/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #washington #glaciers#c... more »

Nisqually Glacier on Mount Rainier

This is one of Mount Rainier's many glaciers - the Nisqually Glacier as photographed from the Nisqually Vista Trail at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington State, USA. You can clearly see the terminus of the glacier here as well as the start of the Nisqually River from the glacier's melting ice.  As with many other glaciers around the world, the Nisqually Glacier is in a state of retreat currently.

I've posted other photographs from the paradise area in my recent blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mount-rainier-paradise/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #washington #glaciers #climatechange___

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2014-07-24 00:42:54 (6 comments, 6 reshares, 116 +1s)

Sasquatch Provincial Park

  I might be stretching the term waterfall slightly here, but these small falls on a creek next to Hicks Lake in Sasquatch Provincial Park grabbed my attention while on a hike.  I stopped along the Hicks Lake Trail to make photographs here for a few minutes before continuing on.  

You can see more photographs from this park in my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/sasquatch-provincial-park/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada

Sasquatch Provincial Park

  I might be stretching the term waterfall slightly here, but these small falls on a creek next to Hicks Lake in Sasquatch Provincial Park grabbed my attention while on a hike.  I stopped along the Hicks Lake Trail to make photographs here for a few minutes before continuing on.  

You can see more photographs from this park in my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/sasquatch-provincial-park/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada___

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2014-07-23 01:07:19 (10 comments, 4 reshares, 77 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Peter Sporraedli Seealpsee https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterSporraedli/posts/QeEe5tQyK8u
+Stan Showalter Paradise Pass https://plus.google.com/u/0/+StanShowalter/posts/Tundw2VLd48
+Michael Riffle Devils Tower and the Moon https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MichaelRiffle/posts/fKkW9B4JoC3
+Mark Tyler ** https://plus.google.com/u/0/101117129100330515817/posts/ihxYVzy2YEh
+Günter Schurr Aletsch Glacier https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/ANMWyLAXAER
+Hidetaka Onoyama Kurodake https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HidetakaOnoyama/posts/SjTEBnECRnK
+Rupert Kogler Cathedral Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/102052726335420842092/posts/TMhP1cxocyFmore »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week!  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Peter Sporraedli Seealpsee https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterSporraedli/posts/QeEe5tQyK8u
+Stan Showalter Paradise Pass https://plus.google.com/u/0/+StanShowalter/posts/Tundw2VLd48
+Michael Riffle Devils Tower and the Moon https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MichaelRiffle/posts/fKkW9B4JoC3
+Mark Tyler ** https://plus.google.com/u/0/101117129100330515817/posts/ihxYVzy2YEh
+Günter Schurr Aletsch Glacier https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/ANMWyLAXAER
+Hidetaka Onoyama Kurodake https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HidetakaOnoyama/posts/SjTEBnECRnK
+Rupert Kogler Cathedral Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/102052726335420842092/posts/TMhP1cxocyF
+Jasbir S. Randhawa Tso Moriri Lake https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JasbirSRandhawa/posts/hk3D2tGdQQa
+Russ Bishop El Capitan https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/Wvc1XocMZum
+Maciej Markiewicz Lofoten peaks panorama https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MaciejMarkiewicz/posts/BXLJAGFaGfh___

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2014-07-21 23:04:09 (48 comments, 75 reshares, 700 +1s)

Mount Rainier's Shadow

    I had seen a few photographs with the shadows of mountains at sunrise and sunset before, but hadn’t give it much thought in terms of finding this phenomenon myself. It was on Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August I saw this for the first time.  The dark blue in the sky is the shadow of Mount Rainier cast down towards Stevens Valley and the Cascade mountains to the east.  More photos from my hike to Mazama ridge here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mazama-ridge-mount-rainier-np/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #washington #mazama

Mount Rainier's Shadow

    I had seen a few photographs with the shadows of mountains at sunrise and sunset before, but hadn’t give it much thought in terms of finding this phenomenon myself. It was on Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August I saw this for the first time.  The dark blue in the sky is the shadow of Mount Rainier cast down towards Stevens Valley and the Cascade mountains to the east.  More photos from my hike to Mazama ridge here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mazama-ridge-mount-rainier-np/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #washington #mazama___

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2014-07-18 21:32:37 (4 comments, 3 reshares, 45 +1s)

I wrote a blog post about my hike up to Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.

I wrote a blog post about my hike up to Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.___

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2014-07-18 20:55:05 (0 comments, 0 reshares, 21 +1s)

I highly recommend you watch this presentation by +Gary Crabbe on the Landscape Photography Show a few days ago.

I highly recommend you watch this presentation by +Gary Crabbe on the Landscape Photography Show a few days ago.___

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2014-07-16 00:56:24 (1 comments, 3 reshares, 14 +1s)

Personally a policy I kind of liked even if it came with problems for a few people and their real names...

http://arstechnica.com/business/2014/07/google-stops-forcing-all-users-to-use-their-real-names/

Personally a policy I kind of liked even if it came with problems for a few people and their real names...

http://arstechnica.com/business/2014/07/google-stops-forcing-all-users-to-use-their-real-names/___

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2014-07-16 00:25:20 (7 comments, 3 reshares, 39 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week.  Just a reminder that if you post to a community, I can't comment on your photograph, nor can anyone else searching the theme (unless they already happen to be a member of that community).  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Dalibor Pačić Pihavec mountain https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/e67imirP2Ta
+Peter West Carey Pumori https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterWestCarey/posts/P1D9MBr2sMb
+Robert Kutner Crystal Crag https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RobertKutner/posts/Hbs4usBnMiP
+Michael R. Reynolds Half Dome https://plus.google.com/u/0/112856727349246364776/posts/A4LFV2Lbamk
+Eric Girouard Kirkjufell Mountain https://plus.google.com/u/0/+EricGirouard/posts/Vr39dZXd6VH
+MaciejMar... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week.  Just a reminder that if you post to a community, I can't comment on your photograph, nor can anyone else searching the theme (unless they already happen to be a member of that community).  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Dalibor Pačić Pihavec mountain https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/e67imirP2Ta
+Peter West Carey Pumori https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterWestCarey/posts/P1D9MBr2sMb
+Robert Kutner Crystal Crag https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RobertKutner/posts/Hbs4usBnMiP
+Michael R. Reynolds Half Dome https://plus.google.com/u/0/112856727349246364776/posts/A4LFV2Lbamk
+Eric Girouard Kirkjufell Mountain https://plus.google.com/u/0/+EricGirouard/posts/Vr39dZXd6VH
+Maciej Markiewicz Lofoten islands https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MaciejMarkiewicz/posts/6MKhuPrQnUZ
+Russ Bishop The Palisades https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/VWspWR7kEZB
+Christof Teuscher Mt. Hood https://plus.google.com/u/0/+ChristofTeuscher/posts/GCUpizLcLJV
+Jack Brauer Vestal Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JackBrauer/posts/3LDpTenYTLa
+Saija Lehtonen Arizona https://plus.google.com/u/0/115605115857817552535/posts/HrrtB6xmtYW___

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2014-07-14 22:42:09 (13 comments, 6 reshares, 125 +1s)

Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park

    A panorama of the Tatoosh Range and the wildflowers on Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park, Washington State, USA.  I made this photograph from the Lakes Trail on Mazama Ridge last August.  In about a month this will likely be what the area looks like again, as the snow is almost melted now (at least it appears to be on the Paradise webcams).  I did a write up of my hike last year to Mazama Ridge on my blog, including some other photographs of the area here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mazama-ridge-mount-rainier-np/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #washington #mazama

Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park

    A panorama of the Tatoosh Range and the wildflowers on Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park, Washington State, USA.  I made this photograph from the Lakes Trail on Mazama Ridge last August.  In about a month this will likely be what the area looks like again, as the snow is almost melted now (at least it appears to be on the Paradise webcams).  I did a write up of my hike last year to Mazama Ridge on my blog, including some other photographs of the area here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/mazama-ridge-mount-rainier-np/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #washington #mazama___

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2014-07-13 21:01:06 (2 comments, 0 reshares, 33 +1s)

A quick blog post with some photographs from Rolley Lake Provincial Park and how shortcuts sometimes aren't all that short if you haven't properly read your map!

A quick blog post with some photographs from Rolley Lake Provincial Park and how shortcuts sometimes aren't all that short if you haven't properly read your map!___

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2014-07-09 21:45:59 (10 comments, 3 reshares, 111 +1s)

Rolley Creek Falls

   A photograph I made of Rolley Falls about a month ago.  I took the shortcut this time to get there, but overlooked an important feature of my map when planning it:  

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/rolley-falls-rolley-lake-provincal-park/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada

Rolley Creek Falls

   A photograph I made of Rolley Falls about a month ago.  I took the shortcut this time to get there, but overlooked an important feature of my map when planning it:  

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/rolley-falls-rolley-lake-provincal-park/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada___

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2014-07-09 01:04:03 (5 comments, 2 reshares, 29 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week.  Just a reminder that if you post to a community, I can't comment on your photograph, nor can anyone else searching the theme, unless we already happen to be a member of that community.  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Russ Bishop Mount Whitney https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/adevL8QEuP6
+Anne McKinnell Alabama Hills https://plus.google.com/u/0/106356302054336184712/posts/CvBRYcjjTWE
+Alan Majchrowicz Bugaboos https://plus.google.com/115958398724943172938/posts/UxR129tZT8v
+Greg Vaughn Mount Hood https://plus.google.com/u/0/+GregVaughn/posts/Dsyfk76xQjj
+Dalibor Pačić Grintavec https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/CZ1Qcuhu7Xj
+Louis Lavoie... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week.  Just a reminder that if you post to a community, I can't comment on your photograph, nor can anyone else searching the theme, unless we already happen to be a member of that community.  Here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Russ Bishop Mount Whitney https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/adevL8QEuP6
+Anne McKinnell Alabama Hills https://plus.google.com/u/0/106356302054336184712/posts/CvBRYcjjTWE
+Alan Majchrowicz Bugaboos https://plus.google.com/115958398724943172938/posts/UxR129tZT8v
+Greg Vaughn Mount Hood https://plus.google.com/u/0/+GregVaughn/posts/Dsyfk76xQjj
+Dalibor Pačić Grintavec https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/CZ1Qcuhu7Xj
+Louis Lavoie India https://plus.google.com/u/0/+LouisLavoie/posts/HbiXEiVnsou
+Kyle Jones "Three Stones" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KyleJonesImages/posts/h2HBP6Sog4h
+Richard Creamer "Last light and lenticular clouds" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RichardCreamer/posts/NXYbq3CCnWY
+RJ Wilner Carvers Gap https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RJWilner/posts/1Fqn6GBQiip
+Frank King Waterton Lakes https://plus.google.com/u/0/103894564127460853405/posts/LstqCz2rht4
+Randy T "Watching the Weather https://plus.google.com/u/0/+RandyT_Randylikestoclimb/posts/DhMUaewtANJ___

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2014-07-08 09:47:56 (8 comments, 6 reshares, 106 +1s)

Deer Lake Forest

    The forest reflected in the waters of Deer lake in Sasquatch Provincial Park near Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada.  More photographs from my last trip to Sasquatch Provincial Park are in my most recent blog post here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/sasquatch-provincial-park/

For #TreeTuesday ( +Tree Tuesday ) by +Christina Lawrie,  +Allan Cabrera, +Ralph Mendoza, +Kim Troutman, and +David R Robinson

#photography #harrisonhotsprings #britishcolumbia #canada

Deer Lake Forest

    The forest reflected in the waters of Deer lake in Sasquatch Provincial Park near Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada.  More photographs from my last trip to Sasquatch Provincial Park are in my most recent blog post here: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/sasquatch-provincial-park/

For #TreeTuesday ( +Tree Tuesday ) by +Christina Lawrie,  +Allan Cabrera, +Ralph Mendoza, +Kim Troutman, and +David R Robinson

#photography #harrisonhotsprings #britishcolumbia #canada___

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2014-07-07 22:56:39 (19 comments, 11 reshares, 178 +1s)

Mount Blandshard for Mountain Monday

    McPhaden Peak, Edge Peak and Blandshard Peak make up Mount Blandshard aka the "Golden Ears" in Maple Ridge, British Columbia Canada.  

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #goldenears #mapleridge #britishcolumbia

Mount Blandshard for Mountain Monday

    McPhaden Peak, Edge Peak and Blandshard Peak make up Mount Blandshard aka the "Golden Ears" in Maple Ridge, British Columbia Canada.  

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #goldenears #mapleridge #britishcolumbia___

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2014-07-05 03:30:02 (2 comments, 2 reshares, 37 +1s)

One of my photography projects this spring was to document the rose varieties in my parent's backyard rose garden. This post contains 18 different varieties though there are even more in my Image Archive (linked to in blog post).

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/roses/

One of my photography projects this spring was to document the rose varieties in my parent's backyard rose garden. This post contains 18 different varieties though there are even more in my Image Archive (linked to in blog post).

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/roses/___

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2014-07-03 01:30:28 (9 comments, 4 reshares, 123 +1s)

Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)

For today's Bird themed Wildlife Wednesday I have a photograph of a Great Blue Heron I made a few years ago at the Capilano River in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  Herons are pretty easy to photograph, and this one stood still long enough for me to do some longer exposures to blue the water in the background.

I wrote a blog post about shutter speed and this photograph.  Compare this to the one with a faster shutter speed - the difference is dramatic.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/drama-with-shutter-speed/

For #wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus

#wildlife #birds #britishcolumbia #candad #photography

Great Blue Heron (Ardea herodias)

For today's Bird themed Wildlife Wednesday I have a photograph of a Great Blue Heron I made a few years ago at the Capilano River in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.  Herons are pretty easy to photograph, and this one stood still long enough for me to do some longer exposures to blue the water in the background.

I wrote a blog post about shutter speed and this photograph.  Compare this to the one with a faster shutter speed - the difference is dramatic.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/drama-with-shutter-speed/

For #wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus

#wildlife #birds #britishcolumbia #candad #photography___

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2014-07-03 01:26:12 (13 comments, 25 reshares, 207 +1s)

Steelhead Falls Part III

A third  photograph from Steelhead Falls in Mission, British Columbia.  This is a slightly different angle on the lower part of the falls that I orginally posted a few weeks ago.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/steelhead-falls/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada

Steelhead Falls Part III

A third  photograph from Steelhead Falls in Mission, British Columbia.  This is a slightly different angle on the lower part of the falls that I orginally posted a few weeks ago.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/steelhead-falls/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada___

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2014-07-03 01:02:42 (6 comments, 1 reshares, 44 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

I skipped posting the recap as it was Canada Day so here it is  now - only a day late. :)  Thanks again to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Guy Schmickle San Juan Mountains https://plus.google.com/u/0/100398739506184516481/posts/4GjCnSj55g6
+Jack Brauer The Cimarrons https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JackBrauer/posts/TQvaakFWAtX
+Alan Majchrowicz The Tetons https://plus.google.com/u/0/115958398724943172938/posts/4hQxjDgqMkK
+Mike Cavaroc Gros Ventre Wilderness https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MikeCavaroc/posts/4HormkSb9Ft
+Michael Bandy "Rear Guard in the Sun" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MichaelBandy/posts/PAxLSbbr3LQ
+Michael Frye Yosemiteh... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

I skipped posting the recap as it was Canada Day so here it is  now - only a day late. :)  Thanks again to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday:

+Guy Schmickle San Juan Mountains https://plus.google.com/u/0/100398739506184516481/posts/4GjCnSj55g6
+Jack Brauer The Cimarrons https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JackBrauer/posts/TQvaakFWAtX
+Alan Majchrowicz The Tetons https://plus.google.com/u/0/115958398724943172938/posts/4hQxjDgqMkK
+Mike Cavaroc Gros Ventre Wilderness https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MikeCavaroc/posts/4HormkSb9Ft
+Michael Bandy "Rear Guard in the Sun" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MichaelBandy/posts/PAxLSbbr3LQ
+Michael Frye Yosemite https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MichaelFrye/posts/ieUu61x6V9v
+Luke Moffitt "2717m" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+LukeMoffitt/posts/4KQcahE1gsk
+Russ Bishop Climbers on Tenaya Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/88E7d7d6wPH
+Dalibor Pačić Portjenhorn https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DaliborPa%C4%8Di%C4%87/posts/QVAPZ4aiJmd
+Jon Fischer Mt. Rainer https://plus.google.com/u/0/+JonFischer/posts/LnsiKc6Zu6U
+Franka M. Gabler Half Dome https://plus.google.com/u/0/+FrankaMGabler/posts/YK9JrfsFhF9___

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2014-06-30 23:34:39 (10 comments, 7 reshares, 231 +1s)

Mount Rainier National Park Sunset

  I made this sunset photograph last year while on my first ever hike on Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park. Generally speaking, sunsets are what I have my back to (or my side to) when I am photographing at this time of day.  Once the sun was below the horizon on this particular evening, however, I did enjoy the light over the Cascade Range to the south of Mt. Rainier.  

You can see a few other photographs I made from Mazama Ridge earlier that evening here:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography  #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #nationalparks #washington

Mount Rainier National Park Sunset

  I made this sunset photograph last year while on my first ever hike on Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park. Generally speaking, sunsets are what I have my back to (or my side to) when I am photographing at this time of day.  Once the sun was below the horizon on this particular evening, however, I did enjoy the light over the Cascade Range to the south of Mt. Rainier.  

You can see a few other photographs I made from Mazama Ridge earlier that evening here:  http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday (+Mountain Monday) by +Michael Russell
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography  #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#mountains #photography #mountrainier #nationalparks #washington___

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2014-06-26 00:53:31 (11 comments, 3 reshares, 89 +1s)

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

    Last week I spend a day exploring Sasquatch Provincial Park near Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada.  I did some hiking, and in hiking to a beach on Hicks Lake I found several Garter Snakes basking in the sand along the shore.  Not my intended subjects, but as a wildlife photography opportunist, I was happy to take advantage of the opportunity.  I used my longest lens with a 1.4x extender so I wouldn't have to get close enough to these snakes to disturb them.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/common-garter-snake-thamnophis-sirtalis/

For #wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus

#wildlife #snakes #reptiles #britishcolumbia #canada #photography

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

    Last week I spend a day exploring Sasquatch Provincial Park near Harrison Hot Springs, British Columbia, Canada.  I did some hiking, and in hiking to a beach on Hicks Lake I found several Garter Snakes basking in the sand along the shore.  Not my intended subjects, but as a wildlife photography opportunist, I was happy to take advantage of the opportunity.  I used my longest lens with a 1.4x extender so I wouldn't have to get close enough to these snakes to disturb them.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/common-garter-snake-thamnophis-sirtalis/

For #wildlifewednesday by +Mike Spinak and +Morkel Erasmus

#wildlife #snakes #reptiles #britishcolumbia #canada #photography___

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2014-06-24 23:14:19 (6 comments, 1 reshares, 48 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday.

+Patricia Davidson Broken Top at Sunset https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PatriciaDavidsonPhotography/posts/f72jxMrwTaf
+Alexander S. Kunz "Silent Giants Gold" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlexanderSKunz/posts/hCGyqNdS8iS
+Nicolai Neijhoft "Green" https://plus.google.com/u/0/101420133202195308088/posts/AxqhHGCTvSA
+Russ Bishop Mount Whitney https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/MWh6fKdwNhY
+Günter Schurr Swiss Alps https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/ZSHkyMybmxk
+Arek Szymczak Tatra Mountains https://plus.google.com/u/0/+ArekSzymczak/posts/cUG6tpD6kX4
+Asa Gislason "The Colors Of Nature"... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday.

+Patricia Davidson Broken Top at Sunset https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PatriciaDavidsonPhotography/posts/f72jxMrwTaf
+Alexander S. Kunz "Silent Giants Gold" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AlexanderSKunz/posts/hCGyqNdS8iS
+Nicolai Neijhoft "Green" https://plus.google.com/u/0/101420133202195308088/posts/AxqhHGCTvSA
+Russ Bishop Mount Whitney https://plus.google.com/u/0/118337792374870658609/posts/MWh6fKdwNhY
+Günter Schurr Swiss Alps https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/ZSHkyMybmxk
+Arek Szymczak Tatra Mountains https://plus.google.com/u/0/+ArekSzymczak/posts/cUG6tpD6kX4
+Asa Gislason "The Colors Of Nature" https://plus.google.com/u/0/+AsaGislason/posts/S2rYzGiC4Ah___

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2014-06-23 22:53:05 (14 comments, 7 reshares, 158 +1s)

Harrison Lake and the Lillooet Range

    I spent Friday photographing much of Sasquatch Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada.  At the end of the day I had hoped to pick up some sunset light and then blue hour over the Cheam Range, as I did earlier in the year ( http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/harrison-hot-springs-mount-cheam-range/ ).  This was not to be, however, so I photographed some of the sunset light in the clouds over Harrison Lake, Echo Island and the Lillooet Range instead.  More to come soon from my trip on Friday!

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#britishcolumbia #canada #mountains #harrisonlake #harrisonhotsprings #sunset #landscapes #photography

Harrison Lake and the Lillooet Range

    I spent Friday photographing much of Sasquatch Provincial Park in British Columbia, Canada.  At the end of the day I had hoped to pick up some sunset light and then blue hour over the Cheam Range, as I did earlier in the year ( http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/harrison-hot-springs-mount-cheam-range/ ).  This was not to be, however, so I photographed some of the sunset light in the clouds over Harrison Lake, Echo Island and the Lillooet Range instead.  More to come soon from my trip on Friday!

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#britishcolumbia #canada #mountains #harrisonlake #harrisonhotsprings #sunset #landscapes #photography___

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2014-06-20 01:00:18 (6 comments, 4 reshares, 97 +1s)

Sunset in Nanaimo Harbour

    This photo is from a trip to Biggs Park in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada just over a year ago.  The freighter was in "the way" of some of the compositions I'd wanted, so I just embraced what was there and went with it.  I was lucky to get some good light.  A bit more about this freighter on my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/nanaimo-harbour-sunset/

For #ThirstyThursdayPics +Mark Esguerra
#CoastalThursday )+Coastal Thursday) by +David Polzine & +Jon Kahn

#nanaimo #british #columbia #canada #photography

Sunset in Nanaimo Harbour

    This photo is from a trip to Biggs Park in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada just over a year ago.  The freighter was in "the way" of some of the compositions I'd wanted, so I just embraced what was there and went with it.  I was lucky to get some good light.  A bit more about this freighter on my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/nanaimo-harbour-sunset/

For #ThirstyThursdayPics +Mark Esguerra
#CoastalThursday )+Coastal Thursday) by +David Polzine & +Jon Kahn

#nanaimo #british #columbia #canada #photography___

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2014-06-18 21:21:23 (13 comments, 21 reshares, 150 +1s)

Steelhead Falls Part II

    A second photograph from Steelhead Falls in Mission, British Columbia.  Last week I posted a more direct view of this falls.  This version is slightly upstream and a side view - and I like the variety of foliage around it vs. my original photograph.  There were several other vantage points I would love to photograph from, but falling down a cliff just wasn't part of my hiking schedule last week.  :)

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/steelhead-falls/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada

Steelhead Falls Part II

    A second photograph from Steelhead Falls in Mission, British Columbia.  Last week I posted a more direct view of this falls.  This version is slightly upstream and a side view - and I like the variety of foliage around it vs. my original photograph.  There were several other vantage points I would love to photograph from, but falling down a cliff just wasn't part of my hiking schedule last week.  :)

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/steelhead-falls/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada___

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2014-06-18 01:56:09 (3 comments, 2 reshares, 44 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday.

+Franka M. Gabler Cathedral Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/+FrankaMGabler/posts/Vxo4ujF58Ae
+Hank Christensen Alabama Hills https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HankChristensenPhotography/posts/LXwcFMSkeps
+Maciej Markiewicz Norway https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MaciejMarkiewicz/posts/Dcsp2A4uhJi
+Alan Majchrowicz Athelney Pass https://plus.google.com/115958398724943172938/posts/Ct1hwPjuJMc
+Günter Schurr Stellisee/ Zermatt https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/QjZyEjQZdft
+Kevin Rowe Lone Peak Trail https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KevinRowe/posts/fjk3JqRfufG
+Emma White Spencers Valley... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday.

+Franka M. Gabler Cathedral Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/+FrankaMGabler/posts/Vxo4ujF58Ae
+Hank Christensen Alabama Hills https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HankChristensenPhotography/posts/LXwcFMSkeps
+Maciej Markiewicz Norway https://plus.google.com/u/0/+MaciejMarkiewicz/posts/Dcsp2A4uhJi
+Alan Majchrowicz Athelney Pass https://plus.google.com/115958398724943172938/posts/Ct1hwPjuJMc
+Günter Schurr Stellisee/ Zermatt https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/QjZyEjQZdft
+Kevin Rowe Lone Peak Trail https://plus.google.com/u/0/+KevinRowe/posts/fjk3JqRfufG
+Emma White Spencers Valley https://plus.google.com/u/0/+EmmaWhite/posts/UPNVY6k9R4k___

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2014-06-17 23:46:25 (9 comments, 5 reshares, 119 +1s)

Star Magnolia in Queen Elizabeth Park

    I made this photo in the spring 2012 - a Magnolia (Magnolia stellata, I believe) tree in full bloom at Queen Elizabeth Park in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/magnolia-tree-in-queen-elizabeth-park/

For #TreeTuesday ( +Tree Tuesday ) by +Christina Lawrie,  +Allan Cabrera, +Ralph Mendoza, +Kim Troutman,  and +David R Robinson

#flowers #photography #vancouver #britishcolumbia #candada

Star Magnolia in Queen Elizabeth Park

    I made this photo in the spring 2012 - a Magnolia (Magnolia stellata, I believe) tree in full bloom at Queen Elizabeth Park in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/magnolia-tree-in-queen-elizabeth-park/

For #TreeTuesday ( +Tree Tuesday ) by +Christina Lawrie,  +Allan Cabrera, +Ralph Mendoza, +Kim Troutman,  and +David R Robinson

#flowers #photography #vancouver #britishcolumbia #candada___

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2014-06-16 21:43:46 (14 comments, 7 reshares, 144 +1s)

Mount Blandshard

    This is an older photograph I made of Mount Blandshard in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada.  Familiar to anyone in the Lower Mainland of BC as the "Golden Ears", these were mountains I grew up looking at out my bedroom window.  It has been a few years, but I remember waiting for this cloud to finally creep into the frame and hoping it would be before the moon climbed out of reach.

You can see more photographs from this area, including Mount Blandshard/Golden Ears in the Vancouver Coast & Mountains gallery on my website:  http://goo.gl/qPrAqV

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#britishcolumbia #canada #mountains #sunset #moon #landscapes #photography

Mount Blandshard

    This is an older photograph I made of Mount Blandshard in Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada.  Familiar to anyone in the Lower Mainland of BC as the "Golden Ears", these were mountains I grew up looking at out my bedroom window.  It has been a few years, but I remember waiting for this cloud to finally creep into the frame and hoping it would be before the moon climbed out of reach.

You can see more photographs from this area, including Mount Blandshard/Golden Ears in the Vancouver Coast & Mountains gallery on my website:  http://goo.gl/qPrAqV

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#britishcolumbia #canada #mountains #sunset #moon #landscapes #photography___

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2014-06-14 22:59:11 (0 comments, 2 reshares, 9 +1s)

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/finding-copyright-infringements-web/

http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/finding-copyright-infringements-web/___

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2014-06-14 01:05:59 (22 comments, 16 reshares, 261 +1s)

'New Dawn' Rose

    I have been documenting the Roses in my parents backyard this spring (there are a LOT of them).  This variety of climbing rose is called 'New Dawn'.

For #FloralFriday! +FloralFriday by +Tamara Pruessner, +Beth Akerman, +Kiki Nelson, and +Eustace James

#roses #flowers #photography

'New Dawn' Rose

    I have been documenting the Roses in my parents backyard this spring (there are a LOT of them).  This variety of climbing rose is called 'New Dawn'.

For #FloralFriday! +FloralFriday by +Tamara Pruessner, +Beth Akerman, +Kiki Nelson, and +Eustace James

#roses #flowers #photography___

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2014-06-12 21:54:23 (3 comments, 1 reshares, 20 +1s)

Honoured to be included in this list of photographers!  Thank you +Viktor Elizarov!

Honoured to be included in this list of photographers!  Thank you +Viktor Elizarov!___

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2014-06-12 21:20:07 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 26 +1s)

Another thoughtful blog post from Olivier Du Tré!  Comments disabled here so you can comment on his blog instead.

New blog post where I'm talking about how photograph is such a mental game to play. I talk about the plateau of mediocrity and making progress as an artist.

http://blog.olivierdutre.com/2014/06/photography-mental-game.html___Another thoughtful blog post from Olivier Du Tré!  Comments disabled here so you can comment on his blog instead.

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2014-06-12 01:00:41 (0 comments, 1 reshares, 29 +1s)

Mountain Monday Recap

    Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday.

+Günter Schurr Italian Alps https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/cC7RZGB192m
+Daniel Schwabe Rio de Janeiro https://plus.google.com/u/0/106031648912799473605/posts/7a4KsHrSTR1
+Alan Majchrowicz Mount Ethelweard https://plus.google.com/u/0/115958398724943172938/posts/7ho9cLSDVjK
+Leigh McAdam Colombia https://plus.google.com/u/0/106501854712052990653/posts/XTBwzs8NGLd
+David Hoffman Red Cathedral https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DavidHoffman/posts/3TrewwjtZo3
+Hank Christensen Half Dome https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HankChristensenPhotography/posts/izvz4AzWqHi
+Mike Bingham Norman Clyde Peakhtt... more »

Mountain Monday Recap

    Thanks to everyone who participated in #MountainMonday this week - here are a few of the participating photographs from yesterday.

+Günter Schurr Italian Alps https://plus.google.com/u/0/107950001167196152059/posts/cC7RZGB192m
+Daniel Schwabe Rio de Janeiro https://plus.google.com/u/0/106031648912799473605/posts/7a4KsHrSTR1
+Alan Majchrowicz Mount Ethelweard https://plus.google.com/u/0/115958398724943172938/posts/7ho9cLSDVjK
+Leigh McAdam Colombia https://plus.google.com/u/0/106501854712052990653/posts/XTBwzs8NGLd
+David Hoffman Red Cathedral https://plus.google.com/u/0/+DavidHoffman/posts/3TrewwjtZo3
+Hank Christensen Half Dome https://plus.google.com/u/0/+HankChristensenPhotography/posts/izvz4AzWqHi
+Mike Bingham Norman Clyde Peak https://plus.google.com/u/0/115287985583721247965/posts/UBmnH4hhfsx
+Zulfiqar Rashid California https://plus.google.com/u/0/108944885123916687399/posts/D6mruULNqj2___

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2014-06-11 21:49:50 (23 comments, 10 reshares, 126 +1s)

Steelhead Falls

    Did a quick hike yesterday to Steelhead Falls in Mission, British Columbia.  A much more successful shoot than last time, when I headed the wrong direction on the trail!  More about my trip yesterday in my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/steelhead-falls/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada

Steelhead Falls

    Did a quick hike yesterday to Steelhead Falls in Mission, British Columbia.  A much more successful shoot than last time, when I headed the wrong direction on the trail!  More about my trip yesterday in my blog post: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/steelhead-falls/

For #waterfallwednesday by +Eric Leslie and +Leon Turnbull

#waterfalls #britishcolumbia #photography #canada___

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2014-06-09 20:26:15 (208 comments, 177 reshares, 1408 +1s)

The Tatoosh Range for Mountain Monday

    This is a photograph I made on a hike up Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.  I was lucky to get some good light, and find a lot of wildflowers to photograph.  The foreground wildflowers are Bell Mountain Heather, a few Lupines and some Paintbrush. The background is one of my favourite MRNP subjects - the Tatoosh Range.

A few more photos from Mazama Ridge can be found in my blog posts: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/6122/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#nationalparks #rainier #tatoosh #washington #mountains #sunset #wildflowers

The Tatoosh Range for Mountain Monday

    This is a photograph I made on a hike up Mazama Ridge in Mount Rainier National Park last August.  I was lucky to get some good light, and find a lot of wildflowers to photograph.  The foreground wildflowers are Bell Mountain Heather, a few Lupines and some Paintbrush. The background is one of my favourite MRNP subjects - the Tatoosh Range.

A few more photos from Mazama Ridge can be found in my blog posts: http://photoblog.mrussellphotography.com/6122/rainier-wildflowers-mazama-ridge/

For #mountainmonday +Mountain Monday by +Michael Russell 
#nationalparksmonday  +NationalParksMonday by +Juan Pons 
+Landscape Photography #landscapephotography by Margaret Tomkins et al.

#nationalparks #rainier #tatoosh #washington #mountains #sunset #wildflowers___

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