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Shot on Canon 80D: Vancouver SkyTrain in search of creative impulse (Video)

Experimenting with Canon 80D neutral profile and Alexa LUT to create dreamy/filmic look.
Vancouver 2010 Olympic Souvenirs

Vancouver 2010: The Mukmuk, Sumi and Miga Olympic invasion

Of all the 2010 Olympic mascots, I like Mukmuk the best.

Vancouver 2010: Official program spotting at Ottawa International Airport

While perusing the magazine display at the gift shop at the departure gate at Ottawa International Airport, I spotted the official souvenir program. PS: Yes this is a test of the WordPress app on my iPhone :)

Vancouver 2010: Gearing up for the Winter Olympics with pins and keychains

The 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, British Columbia are drawing near and the excitement is building with the Olympic torch relay. However, nothing announces that the Olympics are coming to a town or country than the onslaught of souvenirs. While at the local Loblaws grocery store picking up some humus,...

Check out Vancouver with Google Street View

Thanks to Nic Meyers, owner of Downtown Suites in Vancouver, I found out that Google Street View is now available for downtown Vancouver. I love Vancouver as a city so I was excited to check out some of the locations which Clint and I have a vested interest. The Eden...

Vancouver, Canada: The eagles have landed

Each Bald Eagle is composed of fiberglass and stands just over seven feet tall.

Touring Vancouver: Granville Island

What an engaging time we've had in beautiful Vancouver. We carry our umbrellas everywhere and use them infrequently. The weather is coolish but perfect for what we want to do. On Tuesday we walked to the the ferry and took a wee little Seabus across False Creek to Granville Island,...

Touring Vancouver: Real estate update from Coal Harbour

We walked for about ten minutes west of the Pan Pacific to the intersection of West Pender and Melville. The area near Coal Harbour seems quiet and very nice — just steps from many coffee shops and shopping along Robson Street. There were two units for sale and I picked up the...

Touring Vancouver: Old-New-Downtrodden-Quaint

This morning I took the Skytrain to New Westminster, a short ride from Coquitlam, for an anticipated visit to the Quay. On arrival it was disconcerting to see on the first T junction the following: a Cheques Cashed Centre, a Salvation Army store and a Money Mart - not an...

Touring Vancouver, BC: Oh What a night, oops mean day

Ainsley and I were lined up at 8 this morning for the Hop-on, Hop-off Vancouver Trolley Company and had a great day. We did the red loop through Stanley Park, and then walked and shopped for two hours, and then took the Blue loop this afternoon through Yaletown, Chinatown and...