• Glass negatives by photographer E.J.C. Smith, taken circa 1898. His photo store was located at 276 Smith Street in Winnipeg.
  • Nov. 17, 1885: Louis Riel
  • A full moon becomes a blood moon as Canada experiences a full lunar eclipse, early Tuesday, April 15, 2014.
  • A view of downtown Winnipeg at dawn

Images from around the world chosen by the photo desk at the Winnipeg Free Press.

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  • May 17, 2013

    Life at Delta Marsh

    Sports and wildlife photographer Fred Greenslade and Free Press photographer Joe Bryksa visited Manitoba's Delta Marsh to capture the spring migration of various fowl.

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  • A canvasback duck uses the water as a runway for takeoff.

    A canvasback duck uses the water as a runway for takeoff.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A canvasback duck shows why it's got that name.

    A canvasback duck shows why it's got that name.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Fred Greenslade sets out decoys at Delta Marsh.

    Fred Greenslade sets out decoys at Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Fred Greenslade waits for ducks to commit to his decoys at Delta Marsh.

    Fred Greenslade waits for ducks to commit to his decoys at Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A trio of northern pintail ducks fly over Delta Marsh.

    A trio of northern pintail ducks fly over Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Redhead ducks scout for a good landing spot.

    Redhead ducks scout for a good landing spot.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A redhead duck flies low over Delta Marsh.

    A redhead duck flies low over Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Snow geese fly high above Delta Marsh.

    Snow geese fly high above Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Tundra swans float above the marsh.

    Tundra swans float above the marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A canvasback duck comes in for a water landing at Delta Marsh.

    A canvasback duck comes in for a water landing at Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A canvasback duck makes a splash after landing in the water at Delta Marsh.

    A canvasback duck makes a splash after landing in the water at Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A canvasback duck tilts its head way back.

    A canvasback duck tilts its head way back.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A green-winged teal coasts in for a landing.

    A green-winged teal coasts in for a landing.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A green-winged teal hits the water as it lands in Delta Marsh.

    A green-winged teal hits the water as it lands in Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Joe Bryksa waits patiently to get his shots.

    Joe Bryksa waits patiently to get his shots.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A group of lesser scaup come in for a landing.

    A group of lesser scaup come in for a landing.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Some redhead ducks survey the scene.

    Some redhead ducks survey the scene.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A redhead duck flies low over Delta Marsh.

    A redhead duck flies low over Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A ringnecked duck shows off its waterskiing skills as it lands at Delta Marsh.

    A ringnecked duck shows off its waterskiing skills as it lands at Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A ringnecked duck lines up with the Delta Marsh runway.

    A ringnecked duck lines up with the Delta Marsh runway.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Fred Greenslade waits for ducks to commit to his decoys at Delta Marsh.

    Fred Greenslade waits for ducks to commit to his decoys at Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A green-winged teal low in flight over Delta Marsh.

    A green-winged teal low in flight over Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A lesser scaup gets a closer look.

    A lesser scaup gets a closer look.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A redhead duck comes in for a landing.

    A redhead duck comes in for a landing.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • Daybreak at Delta Marsh.

    Daybreak at Delta Marsh.   (JOE BRYKSA / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A green-winged teal floats above Delta Marsh.

    A green-winged teal floats above Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A lesser scaup seems to stand on water as it lands at Delta Marsh.

    A lesser scaup seems to stand on water as it lands at Delta Marsh.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A lesser scaup does the old walk-on-water trick.

    A lesser scaup does the old walk-on-water trick.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

  • A pair of mating ducks awaits a brood of ducklings.

    A pair of mating ducks awaits a brood of ducklings.   (FRED GREENSLADE FOR WINNIPEG FREE PRESS) Photo Store

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