Happy Canada Day! by Yannik Hay

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  • 3rd Placement in Independence Day 2011 and Celebrations Around the World challenge in City Life is the only Life group on the 2011-07-28
  • 6th Placement in January’s Image of the Month challenge in Between Violet & Crimson group on the 2010-12-31
  • 7th Placement in The Letter D challenge in Black With A Hint of Color on 2013-07-12
  • 8th Placement in the Summer Break Feature Challenge in Between Violet and Crimson on the 2010-08-09
  • 9th Placement in Fireworks challenge in Light up My Life on 2013-07-18
  • 9th Placement in January 2011 Challenge in Americas Rural, Urban, Wild And Free on the 2011-01-13
  • 10th Placement in Fireworks challenge in Just Fun on 2012-11-21
  • Featured in Light Up My Life on 2013-07-22
  • Featured in City Life is the only Life on 2011-07-28
  • Featured in Ontario group on the 2010-07-17.
  • Featured in NIGHT OR LOW LIGHT group on the 2010-07-06.
  • Featured in Beautiful group on the 2010-07-04.
  • Featured in Your Country’s Best on the 2010-07-04.
  • Featured in #1 Artists of RedBubble on the 2010-07-04.
  • Featured in A Place to Call Home on the 2010-07-04.

First of July is Canada Day!

Every first of July, you can come and celebrate Canada Day. Here it is in Ottawa, over Parliament Hill and the Ottawa River.
Many people gather in every corner to have a great place to see the show.

Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Date: 2010-07-01
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV
ISO: 1600
Shutter Speed priority: 1/20 sec.
Aperture priority: F/3.5
Lens: 28-300mm@35mm
Copyright: Yannik Hay

Started photography in 1975.
Took photography classes.
Learned black and white dark room.
Did the transition to digital in 2005.
Learned a few post-processing programs and made my choice to Photoshop and Lightroom.

I like to shoot wildlife, birds, macro, landscapes and street photography to name a few.

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  • Sherri     Nicholas
    Sherri Nic...over 4 years ago

    Well tomorrow is our Independence Day and you just had your Canada Day…Congratulations ..the fireworks looked super…they already started ours and my dogs of
    course are going nuts..poor babies..I just had to stop and wish you a happy Canada Day belated…sherri :):) hugs

  • Thank you so very much dear Sherri for your great comments :) And Happy Independence Day or Fourth of July! My youngest son was born on that day so we celebrate as well :)

    Poor dogs, I hope they don’t get too annoyed with that.
    Take good care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Joanne  Bradley
    Joanne Bradleyover 4 years ago

    Oh excellent shot Yannik! What a beautiful view of the fireworks over the Parliament buildings! Took some fireworks shot myself for the first time this year here in Deux-Montatnes, it was fun!

  • Many thx dear Joanne, for the great comment, hope it was a great show. I will go and see if you uploaded them. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Sherri     Nicholas
    Sherri Nic...over 4 years ago

    well you tell your son…happy birthday !!!! and that is great..lots of fun…enjoy!!

  • Thx very much Sherri, I will read him your great wishes :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkeover 4 years ago

  • Thank you Audrey :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • ThePhotoMaestro
    ThePhotoMaestroover 4 years ago

    This is late, but Happy Canada Day! Great shot!

  • Thank you very much! Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Wanda Dumas
    Wanda Dumasover 4 years ago

    Yannik, this is fabulously shot! I love the fireworks on Parilament Hill, both for July 1st and New Year’s. Never had a camera back when we lived there though. This is absolutely splendid!

  • Hi Wanda, I’m pleased that you like it! Thank you very much. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • JoyceIone
    JoyceIoneover 4 years ago

    Excellent! Thank you for submitting your work to the Art & Collectables Sales Group. ":http://www.redbubble.com/groups/the-collectors-...

  • Many thanks for the comment. Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Brian Carey
    Brian Careyover 4 years ago

    To you too Yannik. We are a lucky lot!

  • Thank you very much Brian, and I agree with you :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • DragonflyDancer
    DragonflyDancerover 4 years ago

    Very cool capture, Yannik!!

  • Thanks very much Sabrina for the great comment! Take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Lori Peters
    Lori Petersover 4 years ago

  • Wow! Thank you very much Lori for the honour on featuring my work. What a great thing to see to start my day :) Take care!

    – Yannik Hay

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