Black in white

Black Tusk decked out in white, as seen from Brandywine Meadows on this day in 2013. Probably looks very similar today after yesterday’s snow. 🌨

Black Tusk is an obvious landmark up and down the Sea to Sky corridor, and we’ve taken many a photo of it. I always like seeing a familiar peak from different angles, and this is one of my favourite aspects on Black Tusk, especially late on a sunny afternoon in early winter where the low angle of the Sun highlights the texture in the landscape. This view is almost exactly opposite the view I posted a few weeks ago, though is much further away so I had to resort to the 55-200 mm lens to get in close. Ah those were the days when that lens would still focus on things at infinity…

And so, right on cue, winter begins again – yesterday we even had some snow in Vancouver, though it didn’t settle.

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2 thoughts on “Black in white

  1. That is a gorgeous looking tusk! I love the photo you took from the other direction too, but this looks awesome against the blue sky.

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    1. It’s such a dramatic and photogenic mountain – I think we’ve captured it from pretty much every angle by
      now! One day we’ll get to the summit…

      I’ve just learned that Black Tusk is also the name of an American heavy metal band 🙂

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