Wednesday, February 18, 2015

More water theme...



So far our winter over here on the West Coast of Canada has been unusually mild. Only had 1/2 inch of snow and only two or three weeks of below freezing temperatures. And now for the last 5 weeks we've been enjoying daytime temperatures in the mid 50's (above 10° C). If this is "Global Warming" bring it on, we're loving it!

Even with this mild weather I was still surprised several days ago when I spotted this fellow paddle boarding in Hardy Bay. Though the day was warm you know darn well the water would have been freezing!


5 comments:

  1. I hope he didn't end up in the water.

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  2. so very cool, though! great shots!

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  3. I used to water ski in February. Of cours we wore wetsuits but it was still cold when you first got into the water. I would say this guy probably has a little experience on the board because he looks like he's wearing boots and dry clothes.

    I really like that second shot. The beacon and the mountains in the background give it some depth.

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  4. Very nice perspective in your photos. Considering the freezing weather here in Iowa I'm tempted to say I wouldn't mind some global warming here as well...but I've heard global warming might be the reason it's colder here--it's too tricky for me to figure out. I think the scientists should just stick with calling it "climate change;" that way they can't go wrong, since it *seems* the climate/weather here is always changing--we never know what to expect!

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  5. It does look a bit chilly. apparently he has a wet suit on and is a hardy soul on Hardy Bay. neat captures.

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