This 250 megapixel aerial panorama is taken at about 150 meters altitude over Fish Creek Park in Calgary. The area is called Bankside and is popular among fishermen because of ease of access to the Bow river bank and facilities located here.
The site also features large flat field where people fly kites and RC controlled model aircraft.
The nearby community is Deer Run. Douglasdale and Makenzie Towne communities can be seen across the river.
Douglasdale a residential community in Calgary. People living here enjoy views of Rocky Mountains ove...
This is the view over historical site - Bow Valley Ranche in Fish Creek Park in Calgary, Alberta. Its...
This is a view over southeast corner of Fish Creek park in Calgary. The park is greatly appreciated b...
Sundance Lake is a residential community lake in Calgary.Its' cool waters give great relief from summ...
This is a view over school field in Chaparral community in Calgary. The highway seen is Macleoud Trai...
This is aerial view over Somerset community in southern Calgary. Somerset/Bridlewood C-Train station ...
Calgary is a rapidly growing city. New and building communities surround it from all sides. This pano...
Winter panorama taken in Fish Creek Park in Calgary, Canada.I shot this one without any panoramic dev...
The capital of Canada is Ottawa, in the province of Ontario. There are offically ten provinces and three territories in Canada, which is the second largest country in the world in terms of land area.
While politically and legally an independant nation, the titular head of state for Canada is still Queen Elizabeth.
On the east end of Canada, you have Montreal as the bastion of activity. Montreal is famous for two things, VICE magazine and the Montreal Jazz Festival. One is the bible of hipster life (disposable, of course) and the other is a world-famous event that draws more than two million people every summer. Quebec is a French speaking province that has almost seceded from Canada on several occasions, by the way..
When you think of Canada, you think of . . . snow, right?
But not on the West Coast. In Vancouver, it rains. And you'll find more of the population speaking Mandarin than French (but also Punjabi, Tagalog, Korean, Farsi, German, and much more).
Like the other big cities in Canada, Vancouver is vividly multicultural and Vancouverites are very, very serious about their coffee.
Your standard Vancouverite can be found attired head-to-toe in Lululemon gear, mainlining Cafe Artigiano Americanos (spot the irony for ten points).
But here's a Vancouver secret only the coolest kids know: the best sandwiches in the city aren't found downtown. Actually, they're hidden in Edgemont Village at the foot of Grouse Mountain on the North Shore.
"It's actually worth coming to Canada for these sandwiches alone." -- Michelle Superle, Vancouver
Text by Steve Smith.