Canadian Rockies

By: Linda Joyce Ott

Apr 17 2012


Category: Art, Conceptual Art, Culture, Environment, Landscape, Nature, Photography, Photos, Trains, Travel


Focal Length:18mm
Shutter:1/320 sec

This is from a series of photos entitled “Railroad Reflections: Views from The Canadian”.  I took the images through the train windows  on a trip from Toronto, Ontario to Vancouver, British Columbia and back.

About the Optimism of Color Blog

For 365 days, I am posting a photo or piece of art that I have created that reflects what I call the Optimism of Color. Through vibrant colors and bold visceral forms, these works shout out my joy at being alive, and my good fortune at being able to continue to make art after a near death experience.

Each of the images I post brings a smile to my face. I hope they bring you similar joy and laughter through the Optimism of Color.

All photos © Linda Joyce Ott, 2012
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3 comments on “Canadian Rockies”

  1. beautiful just gorgeous I have a friend that lives in Toronto. it is a beatiful country you live in.

    • Thank you for your kind comment! The trip last summer was a great escape and helped immensely in my recovery. Canada is so beautiful but so is America. On that trip, we particularly enjoyed seeing parts of Washington State and Seattle. Cheers, Linda

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