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Glowing thistles on Parker Ridge

On a drive north on the Icefields Parkway my partner and I stopped to hike up to Parker Ridge, overlooking the Saskatchewan Glacier. An incoming storm obscured the glacier and created this light effect on the thistles that made them appear to be glowing.

TAGS: Alberta, Canada, Hiking

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© Becca Hamm Conard.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2017
Total Views: 34
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 24, 2017, 1:13 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D90
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO500
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