Archive of posts tagged "photography"

Vancouver Photos of the Week: January 20, 2015

January 20th, 2015 @ 2:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

I’ve been away in Iowa visiting my in-laws for the last week so I’ve missed out on some gloriously sunny winter days and will most likely return with the rain at the end of the month. Regardless of my own locale or time zone, I enjoyed looking through the Miss604 Flickr Pool and #Photos604 on […]

20 Stunning Photos of BC Place at Night

January 19th, 2015 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

A few events occurred that have made False Creek a hot spot for nighttime photography in recent years. First, Science World updated its geodisic dome with LED lighting. Then we began populating the Olympic Village and South East False Creek developments. Finally, BC Place got a new roof with its Northern Lights display that can […]

The Best Old PNE Photos 1914-1980

January 15th, 2015 @ 9:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 […]

Vancouver Fog Photos January 2015

January 9th, 2015 @ 2:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 […]

Inversion Photos from Grouse Mountain

January 7th, 2015 @ 6:01pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

The weather is always a hot topic in Vancouver, especially when it comes to what’s happening either up high on the mountains or down low by the water. When it’s sunny downtown it could be snowing on the north shore. When it’s cloudy, it could be bright and beautiful at the top of a ski […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week: January 6, 2015

January 6th, 2015 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 […]

Vancouver Photos of the Year: A Look Back at 2014

December 30th, 2014 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

December 24th, 2014 @ 9:30am by Rebecca Bollwitt

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 […]