Archive of posts tagged "photography"
On this day in 1934, Malkin Bowl hosted its first performance of the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra making it my choice for today’s Vancouver Icons photo feature: 1940s – Photographer: Jack Lindsay, Item #: CVA 1184-1963. The Marion Malkin Memorial Bowl was a named in honor of Mayor W.H. Malkin‘s wife (who passed away in 1933), […]
We’ve had such a beautiful July so far in Vancouver with many chances to enjoy fantastic festivals, explore our outdoor playground, and savour stunning sunset views. It’s been a tough task to select just a handful of images as “Vancouver Photos of the Week” since so many great pictures have been contributed to the Miss604 […]
Surrey’s Canada Day celebrations at the Cloverdale Millenium Amphitheatre on July 1, 2013 were hot, hot, HOT! With temperatures cracking 30 degrees, the ice cream, smoothie, sno-cone, and water misting stations were definitely the busiest. The midway was rolling, faces were painted with patriotic colours, and the bands on stage were real troopers as they […]
After a taste of sizzling summer temperatures in late May it’s been a slow start to the season so far throughout June. Despite a few soggy days, talented photographers of all kinds have contributed their bright, bold, and diverse shots to the Miss604 Flickr Pool. Once again, I get to pluck out a handful and […]
We’re already more than half way to July and rainy days have seemed few and far between (knock on wood). The city is hopping with festivals and night markets, while eagerly awaiting Canada Day celebrations that will officially kick off summer. Once again a talented and diverse group of photographers of all levels have contributed […]
Farmers markets, night markets, and our beloved Granville Island Market are a big part of what makes living in Vancouver so great. In fact, the city could nearly double its farmers markets by the end of this decade. Today, I’ve dug up some old market photos from the Vancouver Public Library and City of Vancouver […]
The Miss604 Flickr Pool is over 630 members strong with photographers ranging from professionals to simply those with a keen eye and a smartphone. The range of images captured is remarkable. There are street photos, sweeping landscapes, raw and candid captures, smiles and laughs, sweat and tears, and always a new perspective. It’s tough to […]