Dune de Bouctouche, New Brunswick

JULY 2009 – A stilted path leads visitors through the sensitive Dune de Bouctouche at the Irving Eco-centre in Saint-Édouard-de-Ken in New Brunswick. Photo © by Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

The story behind the image

The maritime provinces at the Canadian east coast are probably among the most underrated regions of the country, at least for visitors from overseas. We were surprised to see many very different places and landscapes on our trip from Halifax to Montreal.

Yesterday I shared an image showing a giant lobster in Shediac, New Brunswick. Here’s an image from the same day, just a 30 minute drive away from the lobster. It’s the stunning Dune de Bouctouche which can be accessed from the Irving Eco-centre in Saint-Édouard-de-Ken. The beach can be reached by passing the sensitive dune on this stilted pathway.

I like this image for the nice, gentle curves of the pathway that illustrate the harmonic, gentle flow of nature and life in general.

The high resolution image

Capture Date & Time11-JUL-2009, 13:57
LocationSaint-Édouard-de-Ken, New Brunswick
CameraCanon EOS 5D
LensCanon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM
Exposure1/1000 sec at f/8
Digital Image Source FormatCanon Camera RAW (CR2)
Edited Image FormatJPEG, 24 bits/pixel, sRGB
Edited Image Dimensions4368 x 2912 Pixels
Copyright© by Mark Zanzig/zanzig.com

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