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And the third photo from my hotel window, the Hotel Vancouver, Fairmont hotels and resorts.

Nestled between the majestic coastal mountains and the tides of the Pacific Ocean lies Vancouver, a city that attracts travelers from around the world who are drawn to its spectacular scenery and energetic lifestyle.

At the very heart is Vancouver’s landmark, The Fairmont Hotel Vancouver. Like the city that surrounds it, the hotel is rich in history, resplendent in natural beauty, vibrant and cosmopolitan. ref: fairmont.com/hotelvancouver

Location: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Date: 2010-08-16
Canon EOS 1D Mark IV
ISO: 250
Shutter: 1/250 sec.
Aperture priority: F/6.3
Metering Mode: Evaluative
Copyright: Yannik Hay
Lens: Tamron 28-300mm @28mm
Photoshop CS5 for Mac – Camera Raw 6.2

Tags

architecture, buildings, city, hotel, skyline

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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Comments

  • Yannik Hay
    Yannik Hayalmost 4 years ago

  • rodeorose
    rodeorosealmost 4 years ago

    Beautiful clear shot Yannik.

  • Thank you very much dear Rosie. Much appreciated. Best wishes :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • icesrun
    icesrunalmost 4 years ago

    It is so beautiful!! Wonderful capture!!

  • Thx so much for your great comment. All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

  • Mike Oxley
    Mike Oxleyalmost 4 years ago

    Beautiful capture of that grand hotel, Yannik! A real Canadian landmark!

  • Thx so much for your great comment. All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

  • Vitta
    Vittaalmost 4 years ago

    Excellent work!!

  • Thx so much for your great comment. All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

  • Audrey Clarke
    Audrey Clarkealmost 4 years ago

  • Thank you very much Audrey, take care :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • Themis
    Themisalmost 4 years ago

    Good shot – pity it doesn’t fit in the International Point of Interest group because of the post-processing….

  • There is little post-processing, I brought up the shaded part at the bottom and the usual sharpening, levels and curves but it’s ok if it’s too much for the group guidelines. Thanks for the great comment. Cheers :)

    – Yannik Hay

  • BigCatPhotos
    BigCatPhotosalmost 4 years ago

    Just fantastic as ever – your work is just brilliant.

  • Thx so much for your great comment. All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...almost 4 years ago

    very beautiful

  • Thx so much for your great comment. All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

  • John44
    John44almost 4 years ago

    For as far we admire huge buildings like this the photo is very well taken
    (for me to live ? rather in a cottage ..lol..)
    Bro

  • Thx so much for your great comment. Cottages are just as nice to me. I love them too. All the best!

    – Yannik Hay

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