Shelagh's Lens

Category: Animals


Incredible Isle of Skye

One visit to the achingly beautiful Isle of Skye is not enough.

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Happy Birthday, Canada!

Oh, Canada! – July 1st is our national holiday, and we have a great deal to celebrate. Here’s a look across the land.

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Little Girl With a Big Personality

It’s almost a couple of weeks since I returned from a first visit to Cuba, where anyone who loves photography is spoiled for options. You have the natural environment and colourful spectacles of cars as well as grand old buildings that are…

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People Hurtling Themselves Through the Air

… or, to be more accurate, paying to be hurtled through the air by assorted mechanical devices. That’s just what these people, and many more, were doing yesterday at Vancouver’s Pacific National Exhibition, also known as the PNE. We weren’t on any…

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Oh, Canada! Join in the Celebration

In celebration of Canada Day, here’s some of my photography to give you a glimpse of our country and its inhabitants. If you also follow me on Exceptional EA, you’ll find an almost entirely different series of Canadian images there today, as well….

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Down At the Swimming Hole

How many countries afford opportunities to experience polar bears and grizzlies in the space of days? After the unique opportunity to observe polar bears in Manitoba the week before last, today came with an opportunity to see grizzly bears close to…

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Water Babies

Here are some more images of polar bears at play.  

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Polar Ballet

As mentioned yesterday, I could have spent hours watching this pair at play.

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Polar Bear

Call me a hypocrite, and I’ll agree with you. I generally avoid zoos on principle but, as an adult, have bent my own rules to visit  two: first was the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington, DC, with the visit motivated by the…

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Nuzzling in the Sunshine

… and why not, on a lovely morning such as this?

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