Category Archives: Royston

A ghost ship–Royston

  One of the ghost ships of Royston

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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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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…

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Across the harbour – Comox

Looking toward the Royston Wrecks, the Comox Marina, HMCS Quadra, Point Holmes, and beyond to the Sunshine Coast from Royston.

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Walking in the water

Walking in the shallow water at the beach can be quite the experience, depending on the weather and the tide. Some days the water is warm and inviting, and some days the water is bone chillingly cold. I enjoy both, … Continue reading

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The Royston Wrecks

I never tire of the Royston Wrecks – so much forgotten history and forgotten ships… And a bit of video…

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Gartley Point

Gartley Point – Royston

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Gartley Point Hatchery

Emerald Sea Farms Ltd’s  Gartley Point Hatchery produces geoduck seed for King Clam Geoduck. In the fall of 2010 the hatchery successfully planted its first crop of geoduck seed in coastal BC waters. Geoduck clams are the largest burrowing clam … Continue reading

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E&N Victoria Subdivision – Mile 135.75 Royston Road crossing

The E&N crossing at Royston Road

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Mussels

Mussels at the beach – Royston

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