Expressionism and Abstraction April 2020

Chris Wright Photo Trips

Heading Outside Through the Rectangles. Perhaps a reflection of my feeling of late, on the desire to be outside in the nice spring weather. Crown 725. This multi-faceted composition is very rich in detail and tone. Dappled Expressive Forest. I was pleased with this photograph as it fully realized what I had envisioned; strong dark toned linear trunks with textured …

We’re Off to Brothers Creek

Chris Wright Photo Trips

Last Sunday I headed off for a morning hike to Brothers Creek, starting in the eastern end of the British Properties. Along the trail was this burnt western red cedar tree, a reminder of the past. The first sight of Brothers Creek with the multi-story coastal forest. Crossing the creek on the Baden Powell trail bridge, I took this composition …

Two Forests and a Creek

Chris Wright Photo Trips

There are a few places that I know are quiet and less travelled and thus a good destination for maintaining the required social distancing. I find it particularly important in these times of uncertainty to get exercise and spend time in nature. On the first outing, on an overcast day, I set off climbing onto a forested ridge. The trail …

Quiet Ladner

Chris Wright Photo Trips

Recently I spent a Sunday morning looking for photo opportunities in Ladner (south Delta). The weather and lighting were perfect, sun with wispy clouds and warm morning lighting. This is my second time exploring in this area and it is enjoyable just how quiet and rural this part of Metro Vancouver is. It was quiet at the Ladner boat launch …