YEG Lookbook: May

yeg, edmonton, may, sunset, walterdale bridge

May flew by just as quickly as the spring blooms came and went! It was a warm and pretty month in Edmonton, more than making up for the long winter that sustained itself well into April. If it weren’t for seasonal allergies, this would probably be my favourite time of year here to photograph (with September’s fall colours, mild weather, and more reasonable sunrise times currently taking the crown).  There’s nothing quite like the anticipation of Edmonton’s bustling summer months, with the mercury rising and days lengthening! Take a look back at my May favourites from all around #YEG.

 

 

 

 

 

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YEG Lookbook: March

lookbook, march, featured image, winter, spring, fog, sunrise

Three months into 2018—can you believe we’re already a quarter through the year? They say that March comes “in like a lion, out like a lamb,” but I can’t say that that expression is reflected in the photos I captured this month. You can still feel that winter chill in the air and see the snow on the ground, despite the days getting longer and the fact that we’ve technically entered spring. Such is life when you live in the northernmost major city in North America, I suppose.

Minor complaints aside, March was still a pretty month to photograph, with the aftermath of fresh snow yielding some of my favourite shots. Here’s your monthly look back at March in #YEG:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

North Saskatchewan River Lookbook: Fall Freeze

edmonton, winter, north saskatchewan river

With the river now frozen over, you can be sure that winter is well on its way! Here’s a look back at this year’s fall freeze as seen from locations in Forest Heights, Capilano, Louise McKinney Park, and central Edmonton on or near the High Level Bridge:

November 3

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November 6

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November 8
November 10

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November 13

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November 16

And finally, a couple video clips:

This post documents “Transformation”, the theme of the weekly photo challenge set by the editors at WordPress.com.