Photographer's Note

Icebergs, Angel's lake, Angel's glacier in Jasper national park, Alberta, Canada.
It was very hot that day when we reached this lake, temperature jumped to +35 and it was high in Rocky mountains. Upon arrival I could not believe my eyes - real icebergs were floating on the water surface of this lake, and it was with +35. Water was icy cold, one cannot keep hands for even 10 seconds. We were not advised to go close to the shore of this lake as the icefield melts from warm temperature and large pieces of ice can slide into the lake, creating quite high wave that hit the shore in no time. Unfortunately, there were a few incidents like that and people were killed by such waves, not being able to escape such a natural phenomenon to the safe place, it happens very fast and low temperature contributed to tragedies.
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