Closeups in the Hood

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I had a productive Sunday morning wandering around the neighbourhood capturing closeups of the flowers and other interesting items. I started off in the City in the Park gardens and captured the roses with moisture still on them from the overnight watering. The gardens are paved in square and rectangular blocks and with my wide angle lens, it forms an …

Good Friday In The Hood

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With the clearing weather conditions near noon as forecasted on Good Friday, it was time to explore the area where I live in south Burnaby. At this time of year, the area is so green and lush. It was a beautiful afternoon wandering around the neighbourhood capturing an ecliptic set of photos. The tulips were in bloom in the small …

Here and There in South Burnaby and Port Royal

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Here and there indeed as I rambled through various sites in south Burnaby and Port Royal last weekend. In search of fall colours, I took a walk through Burnaby’s Central Park on Saturday. While the vine maple there was mostly green, there were several patches that had turned orange to red. On Sunday, I walked through Byrne Creek Ravine Park …

City in the Park in the Snow

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The City in the Park neighbourhood, located to the west of the Edmonds Skytrain Station in Burnaby, was transformed into a winter wonderland from the heavy Friday snowfall. Just prior to sunrise on Saturday I headed out to capture images of all that fresh snow, starting with this high view of the neighbourhood. The photo is full of details such …

City In The Park

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Located a short distance from the Edmonds Sky Train station in Burnaby is City in the Park, a collection of high rise condos along with a small formal garden.  This formal garden, private but open to the public, has boxed wood hedges, deciduous trees, a fountain, benches, and a terrace with Greek column lined twin staircases.  I had an hour today …