Category Archives: Georgia Strait

Seagulls or Sea Gulls?

Seagulls or Sea Gulls? What most people refer to as seagulls or sea gulls are actually birds in the scientifically classified family Laridae- the gull and tern” family with more than 35 species in it. Gulls at Point Holmes, but … Continue reading

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Point Holmes seagulls

Raucous seagulls at Point Holmes – these birds are hardly ever quiet, but when they have a reason to make some noise they sure do! Point Holmes is a beautiful section of coastline on Baynes Sound, which in turn is … Continue reading

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Wall Beach

Wall Beach on a fall day Wall Beach has always been one of my go-to places when I need to get away from the day to day toils and troubles that seem to mount up. It’s a peaceful area full … Continue reading

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A moment in time – BC Ferries

Looking down as two ships from the BC Ferries fleet cross Georgia Strait Related Posts:BC Ferries – Queen Of BurnabySalish OrcaIsland SkyIsland Sky

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Video geekery – stabilization

Ooops – I should have used a tripod for this video, but guess what? I didn’t so I shot some video that was pretty much useless before I did a bit of post-production work. Video geekery – post-production stabilization can … Continue reading

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Kye Bay on a windy day

A windy day at Kye Bay as the first storm of the season arrives Related Posts:Jordan River – birds on the beachQueen of Burnaby – a windy dayThe first stormSpider Lake Provincial Park

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The first storm

I stopped at Point Holmes to sea what nature brought when the first storm of the season arrived on Vancouver Island. A spectacular day for wind surfers and photography… Related Posts:A stormy day at Point HolmesSea foamPoint Holmes – a … Continue reading

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Pacific Fury

Pacific Fury transiting Discovery Passage off Quadra Island Related Posts:Island Fury – ex River EagleBC Ferries Campbell RiverTug and tow – logsPowell River Queen – not your normal view

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Wall Beach

The sandstone shelves at Wall Beach Related Posts:Wall BeachCraig Bay – Wall BeachThe birds – Wall BeachDallas Road sea wall

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Wall Beach

Low tide at Wall Beach Related Posts:Craig Bay – Wall BeachThe birds – Wall BeachDallas Road sea wallDallas Road views – Ogden Point breakwater

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