Archive for the category "photos"

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

August 30th, 2012 @ 2:15pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Everyone’s saying this is the last weekend of summer but with a late start, here’s hoping the sunny days stick around until the season officially wraps up at the end of September. Photo credit: kennymatic on Flickr Here is another sampling of images that have been added to the Miss604 Flickr Pool this week, enjoy! […]

From the CBC Archives

August 28th, 2012 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

A boy and girl playing with a chained bear in their front yard in Kitsilano, a horse-drawn taxi rolling down Cordova Street, the Hotel Vancouver on the corner of Granville and Georgia. These are all images that I have featured during my weekly history photo series and have mostly been sourced from the City of […]

Live at Squamish 2012: Day Two Photos

August 27th, 2012 @ 10:16am by Rebecca Bollwitt

The third annual Live at Squamish music festival has wrapped up for another year. Multiple stages, a silent disco, a bazaar, vendors and promotional exhibits, and several beer gardens kept thousands entertained Friday night, Saturday, and Sunday. The highlights on the first full day were the Charles Bradley (the Screaming Eagle of Soul) who played […]

Live at Squamish 2012: Day One Photos

August 25th, 2012 @ 2:03pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Campers, glampers, and concert goers poured through the gates last night at Live at Squamish as the music festival kicked off with evening concerts on the Garibaldi Stage. The Tragically Hip performed their sound check in front of a small group of media and special guests over on the Stawamus Stage with the iconic Chief […]

Get Real Vancouver Wedding Photography Workshop

August 21st, 2012 @ 9:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Nordica Photography, friends of, have just announced that they are hosting a wedding photography workshop in November called “Get Real Vancouver“. With only 20 seats available, this exclusive event has a very high value for those serious about improving their photography and their business through discussions about motivation and creativity. They’ll also cover everything […]

Vancouver History: Photographer Walter Edwin Frost

August 20th, 2012 @ 1:29pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Browsing the Vancouver Public Library Archives and the Vancouver Archives as much as I do, I often come across material from the same handful of photographers. Thanks to their work, we have a glimpse at what Vancouver life was like over many decades, building up from the tents at Granville Townsite. Today I have decided […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

August 20th, 2012 @ 10:43am by Rebecca Bollwitt

After a scorching end to last week we start this one off under a few clouds. Summer is still alive and kicking as the Fair at the PNE ramps up (complete with a Star Trek exhibition), free outdoor movie nights continue, and Live at Sqmuamish draws nearer. Take a quick break from back to school […]

12×12 Photo Marathon: Raw Talent Exhibit 2012

August 17th, 2012 @ 5:15pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The 12×12 Vancouver Photo Marathon takes place tomorrow as 60 photographers traverse the city to each capture 12 exposures of 12 subjects. This competition has skyrocketed in popularity in four short years, selling out early each time. Participants, of all skill levels, get to combine their keen eye for photography with a sort of scavenger […]