If you are planning on visiting Banff, Canmore and The Canadian Rockies then take a read through this guide on what sort of weather to expect, especially if you are coming to take great photos! This will give you an idea of when is the … Continue readingWeather in Banff, Canmore & The Canadian Rockies
Johnston Canyon is one of the best things to do in the Banff area during your stay in the Canadian Rockies and is also a great spot for photography. It is easily one of the most popular day hikes in Banff National Park so read … Continue readingThings to do in Banff – Johnston Canyon
Planning I used the Photo Pills app to figure out where the best spots might be for the transition of the moon. Mt inglasmaldie at Lake Minnewanka looked like a great subject as it was centered during the whole 5 hour span. I also used … Continue readingBehind the Image – Photographing a Lunar Eclipse
So you’re thinking of visiting Lake O’Hara, one of THE very best places in the entire Canadian Rockies for hiking and/or photography! Well you’ve come to the right place! This is the first of a 4 part series highlighting some special features and information on … Continue readingThe Magic of Lake O’Hara – Part 1 (Getting there)
Seeing colors at night is very difficult but why is that?! “Light from the sun or from any hot source is called white light. But, as Newton was the first to show, white light is really a mixture of light of all colors. Most of … Continue readingNight Photography & Color
10 MUST SEE SPOTS NEAR BANFF 1) Vermilion Lakes I, II & III – Top photo spot in the Banff area 5 minutes from Banff Sunrise (back lit scene), or night photography (be on location 30min before sunrise as good colour can hit the clouds … Continue readingBanff National Park Photography Hot Spots – A cheat sheet
My name is Nick Fitzhardinge and I have called The Canadian Rockies home for more than 10 years now. Come and explore the area with me, your local photography guide!