Each year, with the coming of summer, a strange socio-geographical phenomenon occurs in Richmond: the human tide of the Night Market. For nearly five months, every Friday, Saturday and Sunday, a flow of up to 18,000 visitors a night invades the 400,000 sq. ft area where 400 kiosks await them, offering everything from delicious Asian…Details
Location: Stanley Park Seawall. Background: Lions Gate Bridge. Foreground: grey heron and a rock. Meaning of life that evening: still 42.
More random glimpses of Vancouver, snapshot style. Walking along the train tracks on Commissioner Street, inside the Port of Vancouver area, I came upon silos that stood above me like merciful giants absorbed in their own endeavors. I stopped in a back alley, amused by the color similarity between the parking sign and the Smart…Details
Darkness is nothing but a chance for light to prevail. The darker it gets, the prettier light becomes, the friendlier it is to the eyes, and the warmer to the heart. Nighttime in the city is a clashing of neons and mercury lights and flashing signs; a succession of tiny universes in which mini-stars shine…Details
Result of some chronic wandering, here are a few of the street scenes that have made me reach for the camera recently… My favourite is the colorful mailbox wall, located on Granville Island at the entrance of our only floating houses community.