Deck out your device with 15% off smartphone cases & laptop skins. Use code DEVICE15.

This image of a snowy peak wreathed in cloud was shot during a helicopter flight above Tombstone Provincial Park, in Canada’s Yukon Territory in late August 2008.

I do not crop, enhance or post-edit my images in any way. Shot with a Pentax K200D, using a Sigma 70-300mm lens. F8, 1/1000 sec, ISO 400, focal length 300mm.

Canada08-Tombstone-7824

Walkley Award-nominated journalist, novelist and wedding photographer at davidmcmahonweddings.com

View Full Profile

Comments

  • Themis
    Themisabout 3 years ago

    Oh, wow!! Very nice catch – I love the layered effect the mist has on the vista

  • So glad you like this shot, Themis. The helicopter flight was VERY memorable.

    – David McMahon

  • Jessica Dzupina
    Jessica Dzupinaabout 3 years ago

  • Thanks for the great welcome, Jessica. Much appreciated.

    – David McMahon

  • Lesliebc
    Lesliebcabout 3 years ago

    Ah, beautiful…reminds me of my shot of the mountains peeking out of the misty clouds in Alaska. :D

  • One of my favourite moments from your beautiful country, Leslie. It was such an amazing trip.

    – David McMahon

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1about 3 years ago

    Fabulous image, David

  • Many thanks, Shulie. A once in a lifetime experience, truly!

    – David McMahon

  • mom23girls
    mom23girlsabout 3 years ago

    Lovely image!

  • Thanks so much – really appreciate the feedback.

    – David McMahon

  • Betty Mackey
    Betty Mackeyabout 3 years ago

    In the clouds, great shot.

  • Thanks you, Betty. My head was literally in the clouds that day!

    – David McMahon

  • Clare Colins
    Clare Colinsabout 3 years ago

    Fabulous capture David!

  • Thank you, Clare. It was a great privilege to be aboard that chopper.

    – David McMahon

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtabout 3 years ago

    Congratulations!!! You have been featured in Cee’s Fun Artsy Friends group (clickable banner)

    Please check out our Challenges

  • What great news, Cee. Thank you so much for the honour.

    – David McMahon

  • Donna19
    Donna19about 3 years ago

    You must be an angel to float above the clouds like this and capture the beauty below. How wonderful David. So lovely.

  • What a generous comment, Donna. It was an amazing helicopter flight, with scenes to cherish.

    – David McMahon

  • swaby
    swabyabout 3 years ago

    Very beautiful!

  • Those words kept running through my head, right through the flight, Swaby.

    – David McMahon

desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10%off for joining

the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.