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Dave Belcher's Snapshots

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  1. High spot

    Snapshot Title: High spot
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Rumley Oil Pull threshing outfit
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    I had the opportunity to record a GigaPan from this hydraulic lift platform



  2. Glacier Ice

    Snapshot Title: Glacier Ice
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Snowbird Glacier
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    This ice face is about 200 feet high



  3. Robson summit

    Snapshot Title: Robson summit
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Mount Robson, British Columbia
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Huge ice feather dominate the summit



  4. MCCormick Stroker

    Snapshot Title: MCCormick Stroker
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Vintage Tractors, Sherwood Park, Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Used on the Cold Lake air weapons range



  5. Alpine spruce

    Snapshot Title: Alpine spruce
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Cardinal Divide, Alberta. 360 view
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    The Alpine spruce trees growing here near timberline are extremely old...many at least 200-300 years old, despite being just a few inches in diameter and less than 10 feet high



  6. Barn Cat

    Snapshot Title: Barn Cat
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Around the farm yard
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    A barn cat



  7. Homestead

    Snapshot Title: Homestead
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Farwell Canyon, Chilcotin, British Columbia
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Dates to about 1900 or possibly earlier. Probably abandoned because of it's proximity to the floodplain of the river



  8. Pioneer Teahouse

    Snapshot Title: Pioneer Teahouse
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Stony Plain Pioneer Museum and Tea House.
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Built in 1922



  9. Quad cycle

    Snapshot Title: Quad cycle
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Waterton , Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    for touring around the village



  10. Red Rock

    Snapshot Title: Red Rock
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Waterton , Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    This is the same kind of sedimentary rock that's in the Red Rock Canyon, about 25km northwest of here



  11. Feeding time

    Snapshot Title: Feeding time
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Aspens in spring, Kootenay Plains
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    a flicker at one of the nest holes



  12. Mount Pleskett

    Snapshot Title: Mount Pleskett
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Whirlpool Point from above
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Height 10,250 feet



  13. The whirlpool

    Snapshot Title: The whirlpool
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Whirlpool Point from above
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    The river curls around here and creates a big back eddy



  14. The Ancient Pine

    Snapshot Title: The Ancient Pine
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Whirlpool Point from above
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    This is the oldest Limber Pine in Canada which I have GigaPanned many times.It's been growing here for about 1200 years. gigapan.com/gigapans/30245



  15. Canada Geese

    Snapshot Title: Canada Geese
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Carvel farm in spring
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    ready for a swim.



  16. Limber pine

    Snapshot Title: Limber pine
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Whirlpool Point at sunrise
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Along the banks of the North Saskatchewan River, this Ancient pine has bee growing for more than 1200 years. gigapan.com/gigapans/30245



  17. Mt. Pleskett

    Snapshot Title: Mt. Pleskett
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Whirlpool Point at sunrise
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    10,250 feet. Named for a climber who died while climbing in the Rockies



  18. Sign

    Snapshot Title: Sign
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Falling down: Sparling Schoolhouse
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Sparling School Division 2119
    Appears to be the original text on the siding as confirmed by a friend who was a teacher in the area.



  19. sawdust and wood chips

    Snapshot Title: sawdust and wood chips
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Falling down: Sparling Schoolhouse
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    used as insulation.
    winter temps in this area can drop to -40C



  20. House burned to the ground

    Snapshot Title: House burned to the ground
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Mcgrath Mansion, Edmonton
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    A devastating winter house fire with temps around -30C destroyed this home next to McGrath Mansion globalnews.ca/news/1016184/fire-crews-battle-frigid-temperatures-to-douse-ada-boulevard-house Will open in a new tab or window...



  21. Plaque

    Snapshot Title: Plaque
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: St. Nicholas Ukrainian Greek Catholic church, Carvel, Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Built in 1930



  22. St. Nicholas Church

    Snapshot Title: St. Nicholas Church
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Stan's Farm, Carvel, AB.
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    The dome of this church in Carvel



  23. thistles and other herbs

    Snapshot Title: thistles and other herbs
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: We got a Camaro!
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    little did the former owners know you could have your very own herbarium in your Camaro



  24. Playboy Bunny

    Snapshot Title: Playboy Bunny
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: We got a Camaro!
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    looking a little shabby



  25. church

    Snapshot Title: church
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Morinville Hutterite Colony near Busby, Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    in the hamlet of Mearns



  26. sheep

    Snapshot Title: sheep
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Morinville Hutterite Colony near Busby, Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    part of a large herd



  27. Crows

    Snapshot Title: Crows
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Morinville Hutterite Colony near Busby, Alberta
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    but why the interest in the silo?



  28. John Deere baler

    Snapshot Title: John Deere baler
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    for making thos square bales



  29. Combine

    Snapshot Title: Combine
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    made by Minneapolis Moline



  30. Fargo

    Snapshot Title: Fargo
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    popular trucks mad by Chrysler



  31. white horse

    Snapshot Title: white horse
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    grazing behind the enclosure



  32. wide load

    Snapshot Title: wide load
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    This truck and rig were use for hauling hay bales



  33. Tractor with tire chains

    Snapshot Title: Tractor with tire chains
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    needed for extra traction in slippery fields.



  34. Cockshutt SP 423

    Snapshot Title: Cockshutt SP 423
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    a swather and combine



  35. Maple Leaf

    Snapshot Title: Maple Leaf
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Meanwhile, back on the farm...
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    A Chev emblem from the 1950's



  36. hindquarters

    Snapshot Title: hindquarters
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Spruce Grove Harvest Festival
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    this calf moved during the pan



  37. sack races

    Snapshot Title: sack races
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Spruce Grove Harvest Festival
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    hop down the track in your gunny sack.



  38. Manure spreader

    Snapshot Title: Manure spreader
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Spruce Grove Harvest Festival
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Motto from John Deere: "We stand behind everything we make" However, there are a few exceptions ;-)



  39. The chicken.

    Snapshot Title: The chicken.
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Harvest Dolls
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    He crossed the road, but never made it to the other side. :-(



  40. Made in China

    Snapshot Title: Made in China
    Taken by: Dave Belcher

    Image: Harvest Dolls
    Image Owner: Dave Belcher



    Description:

    Are there no local craftspeople?



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