A few minutes from the hour-long performance by La Bottine Souriante, the Quebec-based folk (and more) group, that performed at LiveCity Vancouver Friday, as part of the Cultural Olympiad. Great music, great energy, great performance.
I’ve just uploaded the second in a series of photos created in response to words given to me by Twitter followers. I’m not going to embed it here: you’ll have to go to Flickr to see it. Tomorrow’s word, which already has me deep in thought about the nature of being, is “duality.” Just a [...]
We have two sorts of squirrels in Vancouver, grey and black. I’ve seen plenty of both, but this is the first time I’ve seen them so close together. I don’t now if it’s because the pickings are getting slim, but it was a nice gift from nature. (Images are cropped from full-size JPEGs, shot with [...]
The view from our back deck, shot with the 300mm lens on the Canon SX100. If they added RAW capabilities to this camera, it would be a monster. A raw sight in Vancouver: icicles hanging from the licence plate of a neighbour’s car. Also shot with the Canon SX100. The blossoms have tightened up a [...]
Rocking Baka Beyond concert, with their Afro-Celtic blend firing up the crowd so much, the people downstairs from the concert hall were afraid the ceiling was going to come down on them. They have apparently just wrapped up their latest North American tour.
My birthday is coming up, so what better time to buy myself a present? Something like a shiny new Canon G10. The shots above and below are from the first test “roll” (sorry: what should we be calling it now?). The one of the hallway outside my college office was shot at 1/20 of a [...]