The City of Vancouver Archives has digitized over 8,000 images from the Pacific National Exhibition (“PNE”) thanks to funding from the British Columbia History Digitization Program. These images are easy to view, re-use, and share. Additionally, they have digitized another 874 images under copyright which can be viewed via the Archives. 1971: Women on the […]
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Every January and October, like clockwork, a blanket of fog moves in. It bubbles up from Burrard Inlet and the Fraser River, shrouds office towers, and we get what social media users dub #Fogcouver. City lights are dulled by the enveloping cloud while streets become eerily quiet and photographers capture beautiful and haunting scenes. Vancouver […]
Pond hockey, polar bear swims, snow-capped mountains, and foggy mornings. The first week of 2015 has been captured in spectacular form by local photographers who have shared their work with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and #Photos604 on Instagram: Vancouver Photos of the Week Photo credit: Clayton Perry on Flickr Photo credit: Karen Lee Colangelo on […]
Instead of my usual “Vancouver Photos of the Week” I have scoured all 50 posts made in the series throughout 2014 and have plucked images from each to showcase in one, big, mega, major 2014 Vancouver photo roundup. Here are some highlights of 2014, through the eyes of photographers who shared their pictures with Miss604 […]
Vancouverites tend to flock to several warm-weather destinations south of the border and Palm Springs is certainly one of the popular choices. John and I recently had the opportunity to get away, thanks to Rogers Communications, and the Palm Desert was calling our name. Resort spas, cocktails, brunch, and shopping were all on our list […]
Millions of twinkling lights, shopping streets decked out with garlands and ornaments, attractions and events with hot chocolate in hand, and time spent with loved ones young and old. This is the very last photo roundup of 2014 so I’ve decided to pick out the most festive images shared with the Miss604 Flickr Pool and […]