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Category: Vancouver

Tucked between ocean and mountains, Vancouver is one of the most extraordinary cities in the world. That’s all.

The Grouse Mountain paragliding joke
August 19, 2008
Airborne, Vancouver
This year's Grouse Mountain Fly-in was held on August 9th. I didn't attend, not being able to meet the experience requirements. [sound of grinding teeth] Besides, I hold a serious...
Of skies and a runaway sun
August 13, 2008
Photoblogs, Schtroumpfissime, Vancouver
When seeking peace inside and longing to settle the chaos outside, a West-Ender needs look no further than the Seawall. (I sound like a bloody advertisement, but it's true.)...
Abe is dead, long live Abetoo
August 9, 2008
Bits and pieces, Photoblogs, Vancouver
Abe was my first DSLR. She was a Canon Digital Rebel XTi (or 400D). Her name was a short for "Aberration chromatique", the French for, yes, you guessed it, chromatic...
Low tide, after noon - The Seawall
August 3, 2008
Photoblogs, Vancouver
Today I took Abe Second Generation around Stanley Park looking for wildlife. On Saturdays, the Seawall is almost like the beaches of Coney Island and I figured the only thing...
Fired up
August 2, 2008
Photoblogs, Vancouver
It happens once a year on English Bay. It claims to be the largest offshore display of its kind. It attracts 300,000 to 400,00 spectators a night, four times over two weeks. It...