Tag: British Columbia

Taking A Moment

The moment one gives close attention to anything, even a blade of grass, it becomes a mysterious, awesome, indescribably magnificent world in itself. ― Henry Miller These are two of my favourite pictures from my trip to the Great Bear Rainforest last June. I’ve posted… Continue Reading “Taking A Moment”

Shannon Falls

These are the last waterfall pictures from my trip to the Great Bear Rainforest (and Vancouver) in June.  These falls are just outside Squamish, BC on the scenic Sea to Sky Highway to Whistler (I’ve been to Whistler once, and it’s on my list… Continue Reading “Shannon Falls”

Brandywine Falls

Brandywine Falls, near Whistler, British Columbia, June 2013…

Artistic Effect

Just was playing around with the Artistic Effect in iPhoto on my iPad with these photos from the Great Bear Rainforest.  I probably rely on the effect a little too much for photos that don’t quite turn out, but it’s the closest I’ll ever… Continue Reading “Artistic Effect”

Photography Lessons – Patience and Persistence

I’ve learned a lot of photography lessons this summer.  The first two are patience and persistence.  These occurred many times on my trip to the Great Bear Rainforest in mid-June with Ocean Adventures. The most memorable one was when we were on the zodiac… Continue Reading “Photography Lessons – Patience and Persistence”

The Road Not Taken

I realized as I was going through my photo library today that I like to take pictures of roads. One of my favourite poems is The Road Not Taken by Robert Frost. So, today’s post is a combination of two of my favourite things… Continue Reading “The Road Not Taken”

Hot Springs for the Weary Traveler

I’m not naming many of the inlets we visited on our trip through the Great Bear Rainforest because most of the other tour operators don’t visit them, and we were asked not to name them if we were posting stories/photos on the internet once… Continue Reading “Hot Springs for the Weary Traveler”

like being in another world

I’m back to posting pics from my trip to the Great Bear Rainforest off the coast of Northern British Columbia.  This was my favourite morning of the trip (and actually the last morning of the trip as we were heading back to Hartley Bay… Continue Reading “like being in another world”

My Favourite Bear

I love bears! This trip came to be when I googled “bear watching” back in November and looking to do something memorable to celebrate the “big 4-0” this year.  This trip was so much more than just bear watching, but to be able to… Continue Reading “My Favourite Bear”

Morning Spent By A Waterfall

There are many waterfalls in the Great Bear Rainforest, but this is the one we got closest to.  In fact, most of us stuck our hands out to the feel the rushing water. We spent quite a lot of time here taking pictures of… Continue Reading “Morning Spent By A Waterfall”