Archive for the category "photos"

Vancouver Photos of the Week

June 30th, 2015 @ 7:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The sunshine has been persistent and consistent in Metro Vancouver, beaming down and making every day a potential beach day, complete with spectacular sunsets. Thanks to everyone who shared their photos with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and with the tag #Photos604 on Instagram this week! Vancouver Photos of the Week My own photo in response […]

Photos of Northern Lights in Metro Vancouver

June 24th, 2015 @ 11:15am by Rebecca Bollwitt

These crisp, clear nights with perfect conditions across the entire hemisphere have seen the Northern Lights, Aurora Borealis, dancing in the skies above locations in Quebec, Ohio, Wisconsin, and in BC. Rarely dipping as far south as Vancouver, this stunning celestial display has been captured by local photographers over the last week. Photos of Northern […]

Archive Photo of the Day: Bayshore Pool

June 23rd, 2015 @ 10:38am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The Bayshore Pool, 1960s. Known today as the Westin Bayshore Vancouver Archives# CVA 1435-580

Vancouver Photos of the Week

June 18th, 2015 @ 2:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouver is a busy, exciting, happening place to be and with one look at my monthly event list I know there’s no shortage of activities, especially during the summer. I still always find myself looking at the Miss604 Flickr Pool and thinking: “Man, this is such a fun, beautiful city.” I picked out some photos […]

Then and Now English Bay

June 17th, 2015 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

English Bay beach, popular with locals and tourists, has been a favourite summertime recreation destination for the last century and a half. I had some fun looking around the City of Vancouver Archives to match up some vintage photos with modern day images to show how the area has changed: Then and Now English Bay […]