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Vancouver Panorama Photography

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There are few places in Vancouver where public can get a panoramic view of the city without heading up one of the North Shore mountains. There’s the Lookout at Harbour Centre (which recently celebrated a birthday), then Cloud 9 restaurant atop the Empire Landmark Hotel. The other vantage points are mostly from private suites. However, […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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Today’s photo roundup From the Miss604 Flickr Pool features a few new photographers (new to the series that is) as well as more vertical shots and views from Richmond to Surrey. Photo credit: PopeJon2 on Flickr Photos: wdworden & deviousbehaviour Photo credit: hjue87 on Flickr Photos: Judy B & Tom Wiebe Photo credit: caseyyee on […]

Vancouver HDR Photography: Spring and Summer

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It’s been a while since I featured only HDR photography in a photo post so I sifted through the Miss604 Flickr Pool and found quite a few gems. These are all High Dynamic Range photos from around the Lower Mainland. Photo credit: Clayton Perry Photoworks on Flickr Photos by: Tyler Ingram, Kyle Bailey and Kyle […]

Vancouver History: Harbour Centre

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33 years ago today Harbour Centre was officially opened and at 481 feet, it was the tallest building in Vancouver at the time.1 Harbour Centre is the home of The Vancouver Lookout, a revolving restaurant, a mall, various businesses and tech firms, as well as one of SFU‘s downtown campuses. In 1977 it was called […]

From the Miss604 Flickr Pool

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June is rainy. I know this because it’s usually the month in which I go camping and get absolutely soaked. Talking about the rain in Vancouver is as common place as waiting for the bus, devouring a Japadog or having a love/hate relationship with the Canucks. No matter how familiar we are with the clouds, […]