Tag Archives: Georgia Strait

Gallows Point Light

Gallows Point Light – Protection Island Gallows Point (originally Execution Point) takes its name from the fact that two native murderers were hanged there in 1853. Sixty years later, just offshore in the same immediate area, the dynamite carrier S.S. … Continue reading

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Memories of Moorecroft

Low tide at Moorecroft Regional Park – looking toward Gerald Island from the lagoon

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A moment in the bay

An oyster boat moored in Fanny Bay

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Not your normal view – the fish boat

C20563BC, an oyster boat owned by Mac’s Oysters Ltd. in Fanny Bay

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Fanny Bay Mac

Fanny Bay Mac on the marine grid in Fanny Bay

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Coastal Clouds

A time-lapse video of clouds and rain over Mount Washington and Georgia Strait

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Duncan Bay Main time-lapse

The view of Black Creek, Georgia Strait and beyond to the Coastal Mountains from the Duncan Bay Main logging road was spectacular, so I decided to stick around for a bit and shoot a time-lapse video – not a bad … Continue reading

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Sea lions – a bit too close

A stand-up paddleboarder and kayakers getting way too close to the sea lions hunting row herring off Point Holmes. This interferes with the hunting, stresses the sea lions, and could easily turn into a tragedy if the sea lions decide … Continue reading

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Ryou II

Ryou II in Fanny Bay

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Snow Cloud

Snow Cloud anchored in Fanny Bay

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