A bonus of a big camera with a big lens, is more people volunteer to pose, unprompted. A downside of a long lens, is it's really hard to get a close shot on short notice.
After I left the Parade, I walked along Stephen Avenue, taking in all the extra activity, including buskers, like this trio.
This is from my photoshoot with Jasleen, Mandeep, and Sandeep at Fish Creek Park, in Calgary, Alberta, on April 16, 2010. As it turned, I ended up not getting a lot of great backdrops in my pics. The sun was very bright, and gave harsh shadows, that I wasn't handling well, with or without flash. So, I found I got the best results in shade, which this was (under a bridge).
Some busker entertainment on Stephen Avenue in downtown Calgary on July 7, 2009.
The three Princess's were here helping out the pre-Stampede promotion on Stephen Avenue, that included giving out free cowboy hats. Along with the Stampede Queen (not present), the girls travel extensively promoting the Stampede throughout the year.
This is Team Texas, who took part in the 2008 Bullrun, starting in Calgary on Saturday, June 21.. The one in the middle served as flag girl, before the the girls got in their own vehicle, to join the race themselves.