Canadian Geographic Special Collector’s Edition 2017

Canadian Geographic Special Collector’s Edition Best Wildlife Photography 2017 Hot off the press, perhaps not even on the new stands yet, but I just received my advance copy by mail. Alongside many spectacular wildlife images, is a close-up of a convergent lady beetle that I photographed in my Port Moody backyard. *Update* This special edition [...]

Kidney Walks 2015

Register today! The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s BC & Yukon Branch – Kidney Walks are held in 25 communities across BC on September 27th. Participants in these Walks have previously raised thousands of dollars to increase organ donation, fund research, provide support for kidney patients and their families, and to educate the public about the [...]

Penguin Plunge 2015

Spectators lined the Rocky Point pier at Port Moody’s annual New Year’s Day event to catch a glimpse of the fearless Penguin Plunge participants. The brave souls, who offered themselves into the chilly waters of the Burrard Inlet, were full of enthusiasm and dressed in a variety of fun and festive costumes. The Port Moody [...]

CP Holiday Train

The CP Holiday Train rolled into Port Moody on the last leg of its fundraising journey across Canada collecting for food banks. This festive evening featured free entertainment including Blue Rodeo’s Jim Cuddy, and the Port Moody firefighters were on hand tending a warm fire for local residents to enjoy. See published photos in the [...]

Kidney Walks 2014

The Kidney Foundation of Canada’s BC Branch 2014 Kidney Walks and Runs are held in 25 communities across BC this summer. Participants in these Walks have previously raised over $860,000 to increase organ donation, fund research, provide support for kidney patients and their families, and to educate the public about the importance of kidney health. [...]

Oh Deer

While driving through Grand Forks on a road-trip to the Kootenays, I notice a small herd of deer only a block off the main highway. What a wonderful sight of wildlife melding into the urban landscape. I watch with pure joy as the deer nuzzle one another, lounge on the grass, and gently interact with [...]

A Springbrooke Summer Wedding

Having an outdoor wedding in the west coast is always a gamble with the weather, but Christine and Alex had no worries on their special day at Springbrooke in Langley, BC. The sun shone through for a picture perfect setting, within a lightly forested area along the banks of a river—a perfect gathering of family [...]

Buddhist Temple

“We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves.” ~Buddha Upon entering the gates of the International Buddhist Temple in Richmond BC, the overpowering fragrance of burning incense immediately transported me into a Zen-like state of mind. Lighting and burning [...]

The Daily Post 2012

The Daily Post 2012! The Daily Post features an image-a-day. The image may have been taken on this day or could be a past favourite. “Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.”~Ralph Waldo Emerson   Please note, the daily post is closed until the new year. Nov-20-2012: Beneath the [...]

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