Photo Of The Day – Inside An Ice Cave + 3 More

Title: Inside An Ice Cave Location: British Columbia, Canada, North America Description: Forgive me for not having a more exacting location but I can’t find this on a map. My friend Genevieve and I went ice climbing in Banff many years ago and this was one location on the BC Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Khumbi Yul Lha – Sacred Sherpa Mountain

Title: Khumbi Yul Lha – Sacred Sherpa Mountain, Nepal Location: Sagarmatha National Park, Nepal Description: Reflected in a the eddy of a nearly frozen stream on the bed of a hanging valley at 14,500′, Khumbi Yul Lha stands gracefully against the stark, blue sky. The mountain is sacred to Continue Reading →

Traveling Through Colors: Blue

There are beautiful blue skies in California today and maybe that’s why so many of the images in this post are of the gorgeous skies contained therein. Whatever the case, enjoy this trip around the world with the color blue. Hint: Click on images for much larger versions Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Prayer Flags At Sunrise

Title: Prayer Flags At Sunrise Location: Solukhumbu, Nepal, Asia Description: Buddhist prayer flags fly above the high ground between Pheriche and Dingboche as the sun tops the distant Himalayas of Nepal. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 28-300mm L Shutter Speed 1/1000 Aperture f/8 ISO 100 Focal Length 28mm Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Barren But For The Beauty Of The Ice

Title: Barren But For The Beauty Of The Ice Location: British Columbia, Canada, North America Description: Ice climbing in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada is some of the best in the world. Water that normally dribbles over cliff edges in the Spring and Summer becomes a playground for Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Alberta Ice

Title: Alberta Ice Location: Alberta, Canada, North America Description: High in the Rocky Mountains, beautiful blue ice drapes over narrow canyons making for excellent ice climbing. Camera Canon 5D Lens Canon EF 10-22mm Shutter Speed 1/250 Aperture f/8 ISO 50 Focal Length 60mm Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Ice Ahead

Title: Ice Ahead (model: Genevieve Hathaway) Location: Coleman Glacier, Mt. Baker, Washington, USA, North America Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey This image for sale as a print or may be licensed for use Photo Tours To Nepal and Bhutan now scheduling for Fall of 2011.  More Information. Photography Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Some Need Ice, Some Don’t

Title: Some Need Ice, Some Don’t Location: Haffner Creek, Kootenay National Park, British Columbia, Canada Known as mixed climbing, or sometimes called dry tooling when no ice is involved, climbing technical rock with ice tools is often necessary when the ice doesn’t make it all the way to Continue Reading →