Cypress, Mackay, Mosquito

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After the deluge of rain on Friday, it was great to see the weather turn around on Saturday. A friend and I headed out for exercise, photography, and to get his monthly peak. We started off with a hike to the south summit of Black Mountain at Cypress. It was overcast with strong winds, and even the occasional snow flake …

Expressionism and Abstraction January 2020

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Intersected Drops. At the Vancouver Convention Centre is the iconic sculpture The Drop by Inges Idee. In this composition, I have used three multiple exposures where the third intersects each of the two vertical exposures. Red Bench on Lower Burrard Street. I like the interplay between the bright red bench, the dark tile, and the strong straight silver elements in …

January’s Fortnight of Urban Views

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I spent the first two weeks of this year exploring urban areas of Metro Vancouver. The weather at this time of year can be a mixed bag so urban outings allow me to take advantage of the optimum weather windows.JOn one of the trips along River Road, I headed down a side road and spotted these Seaspan rail ferries on …

Expressionism and Abstraction December 2019

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First off, and as we close out this year, I wanted to thank you for your continued interest and comments on my photographic postings, it is much appreciated! It has been a remarkable year of photographic opportunities and personal artistic growth. Blended Tea Cups. At the Rivers Market in New Westminster is a large mural of tea cups behind the …

Expressionism and Abstraction November 2019

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Water Glass. An interesting composition created with multiple exposures and utilizing the way the overhead light reflects off the edge of the glass and the water. Interconnecting Roof Edges. The edge of a roof at UBC is replicated twice to form this study of shape and tone. Multi Dimensions in Concrete. At the UBC campus is a concrete platform set into a …

On The Beach at Pacific Spirit Regional Park

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Last Sunday a friend and I explored the beaches at the Pacific Spirit Regional Park, just below UBC. We descended the stairs from the Point Grey bluffs, down into the lifting fog. I liked this scene looking eastward down the beach at the dispersing fog. Looking in the opposite direction, this boulder filled beach extends off towards the north with …

November Sights along Highway 7

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Last Saturday we went exploring some areas along Highway 7, including the sunrise at the Alouette River, Fraser Valley views from Mount Woodside, blueberry fields near Dewdney, and the Westminster Abbey. Sun rising over the Alouette River in rural Maple Ridge. After the sunrise, we walked a short distance down river. I noticed two deciduous trees framing the silo on …