So I Changed My Mind …

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Just before we left Canmore, Mr. MK asked if I’d need my camera (D70) for the trip home.

I wrinkled my nose in disbelief (my ‘that’s a dumb question’ look) and said, “UHHH, NO!”

So an hour or so later when I kept oooing and ahhhhing over the mountain view and the sky. He looked at me in disbelief and said, “you want the camera right?”

Mountain View
Big DEAL, so I changed my mind! How in the heck was I supposed to know that the clouds were going to open up right over the rockies and make them shine like that? It’s not like I wanted him to have to unpack the van on the side of the road!

The photo doesn’t do the sunset justice. I really wanted Mr. MK to pull off down a side road and drive to a high spot, so I could take a photo without all the ‘junk’ in the foreground. BUT, I sort of wanted a ride home more.

We’re finally home! I am SORE, STIFF … OLD.

MK xo
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JaimeS · March 3, 2008 at 11:58 pm

What a beautiful site! The picture really is beautiful even without your Nikon.

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Shannon · March 4, 2008 at 4:27 am

How gorgeous! You should print that one and have it framed and hung somewhere in your home!

Amanda · March 4, 2008 at 5:25 am

OMG! That is just amazing!

Kait · March 4, 2008 at 6:47 am

How beautiful! It seems you always find the most amazing scenery. Thanks for sharing!

Andrea · March 4, 2008 at 6:50 am

That is just a gorgeous picture regardless of the “stuff” in the foreground…you actually don’t even notice it because the mountains are so spectacular. Oh man, I am craving a trip to the mountains SO BAD right now!

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witchypoo · March 4, 2008 at 7:00 am

Well worth unpacking the van for. And miraculous that you had time to do it and still get the light!
I envy your equipment and skills. In a good way.

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glittersmama · March 4, 2008 at 7:29 am

You always get the most amazing shots of the mountains. So beautiful!

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lace · March 4, 2008 at 8:08 am

Welcome back! That is a beautiful picture. I would have made him stop the car and find the camera too.

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bree · March 4, 2008 at 9:53 am

that is so beautiful! I would love to see it in person some day! welcome back!

Julie · March 4, 2008 at 2:16 pm

Gorgeous photo! Glad you had a great trip!

Lisa · March 4, 2008 at 5:32 pm

Thank Mr. MK for getting the camera out. That picture is beautiful!!!

Naomi · March 4, 2008 at 5:43 pm

wow. that makes me sad to be living in the flatlands…

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Deb · March 4, 2008 at 6:37 pm

gorgeous picture. and i like the foreground too!

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Kristian · March 4, 2008 at 7:42 pm

That is a beautiful picture!

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Michelle · March 4, 2008 at 8:38 pm

That is beautiful. I love the rockies!! I am from Calgary originally – I miss the contrast of the flat with mountains!!

Nakisha · March 5, 2008 at 7:29 pm

Wow, that is just beautiful. I can see why you wanted to stop and take some pictures, well worth it.

Carey · March 6, 2008 at 4:54 am

Its a beautiful picture. Glad you were able to capture it.

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katie bowen · March 6, 2008 at 12:02 pm

wowzers that is just GORGEOUS! what a shot!

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