Here and There in Metro Vancouver October 2019

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It has been a busy month photographing at various sites around Metro Vancouver. Beyond the two mountain and forest outings, my trips have often times been centred around working on my expressionism and abstract compositions. Of course, on those outings I have also been capturing some representational photos including fall colours so it seemed easier to share those in one …

The North Side of False Creek

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Once an industrial hub, False Creek has made a dramatic transformation to a beautiful area of housing, interesting architecture, and pathways for walking and cycling. Last Sunday I walked the pathway along the north side starting at Science World. The low angle early morning light was reflecting off of the dome and adjacent buildings as I started the walk. I …

Olympic Village and False Creek Night Views

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Located along the south shore of False Creek near the eastern end, Olympic Village provides numerous photographic opportunities within and adjacent to the village. In the heart of the village, is the Olympic Village Square with a set of changing coloured lights. While photographing the square, two people on powered stand-up scooters with tail lights wheeled through the scene, creating …

Granville Island and False Creek

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Friday’s sun was a welcome change from the preceding days of rain and wind in Metro Vancouver.  I headed over to Granville Island located south of downtown Vancouver along the south shore of False Creek looking for some photographic opportunities.  This non-island is a vibrant and busy hub of activity centred around the market, artist studios, house boats, and the Emily …