The Forest and The Flowing Still Water

CK Wright Photo Trips

An interesting outing this past Sunday was along the flowing Lynn Creek, the still waters of Rice Lake, and the surrounding forests. The morning was overcast making for perfect lighting conditions for photographing Lynn Creek and capturing the vibrant green in the water. The surrounding forest beside the 30 Foot Pool section of Lynn Creek is impressive with the amount …

Ramble from the Seymour River to the Lynn Creek

CK Wright Photo Trips

On Saturday I photographed various areas from the Seymour River to Lynn Creek, accessing them from the Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve. With the overcast conditions, I was primarily interested in capturing the beautiful coastal forest. This hemlock tree with the distinct branch form resulting from mistletoe infection made an interesting composition. I spotted this large boulder erratic sitting in amongst …

Seeking Inspiration

CK Wright Photo Trips

On rare occasions I find my motivation and inspiration for photography lacking, and such was the case this weekend. It’s partly the long days of summer with the bright lighting conditions that runs counter to my preference for soft lighting and partly from wanting a change from recent outings. At times like this, it is important to simply get out and be open to …

Lynn Creek and Rice Lake

CK Wright Photo Trips

The Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve (LSCR) is one of the first areas that I photographed when I started pursuing photography back in the early 90s. Close to the parking lot is the beautiful and photogenic Rice Lake. This lake was actually used as a water storage reservoir in the early days of Metro Vancouver’s water system. One of the best …