Archive of posts tagged "photography"

Photos of Mount Baker From Vancouver

February 23rd, 2015 @ 10:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

“Baker looks amazing today,” you might overhear a local casually proclaim. “Baker” being Mount Baker, which is located just south of the border about 50km east of Bellingham, Washington. It is an active volcano in America’s the North Cascades range and is the second most heavily glaciated volcano in that range, next to Mount Rainier. […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

February 20th, 2015 @ 11:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Spring-like days with warm temperatures and cool breezes haven’t been good for the local mountains, but it has been great for getting outside and enjoying everything else the region has to offer — including some epic sunsets earlier this week. This is all good news for local photographers of all levels who have contributed their […]

Vancouver Photos of the Week

February 9th, 2015 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Returning from a week in the Okanagan, where the champagne powder poured down the slopes, I am suddenly snapped back to a place where winter just hasn’t happened. 16C in White Rock yesterday and crocuses popping up in every patch of green space around the city. It’s the perfect time to browse the Miss604 Flickr […]

14 Vintage Vancouver Fashion Shoots

January 27th, 2015 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

There are fashion shows at wedding fairs, women’s shows, an eco fashion week, and showcases sponsored by flagship stores – all of which prove Vancouver has been its own little fashion hotbed for years. With a unique sense of style and a thirst for the latest threads for the slopes, the ballroom, or the beaches, […]

20 Awesome Vancouver Bridge Photos

January 26th, 2015 @ 2:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

After hitting the snooze button for the last time on a weekday morning, bleary-eyed Vancouverites become obsessed with two specific pieces of information to get them going: Weather and traffic. Being very much a “bridge and tunnel” commuter region, we hear about bridges all the time and usually whether they have a stall, backup, heavy […]

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 […]