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Butchart Gardens, July 2020

The Butchart Gardens (Wikipedia: Butchart Gardens) is a beatuiful collection of mostly floral gardens set within and around an old limestone quarry, in Brentwood Bay, just outside of Victoria. The gardens have a long history in the area, and are designated as a National Historic Site of Canada. I visited the gardens for the first…

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Photos, April 2020

Hello world. I hope everyone is doing well as the pandemic continues to make us shift and evaluate our everyday practices. It’s been a challenging and enlightening time, personally. I certainly haven’t been out and about taking lots of photos, but luckily there are many beautiful things right outside my doorstep. Here are a few…

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Photos, March 2020

A few shots around town from March, 2020. I’m a little late on getting these ones posted, mostly due to feeling quite distracted from the global pandemic and subsequent cultural shifts. We’re still far from ‘normal’, but I’m slowly getting back into a rhythm with shooting and posting again.Despite (or perhaps in many ways as…

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Photos, February 2020

February brings with it the first signs of Spring here on southern Vancouver Island. These are some shots from around town, shot on my Olympus EM10-II.

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Bike Stuff Victoria, BC Videos

Salsa Cowchipper: Installing and riding (video)

Swapping out handlebars is by far one the most effective and economical upgrades one can make to their bike. For a relatively small investment, the change in feel and comfort can be dramatic. In fact, changing out bars can almost make it feel like you’re riding a whole new bike. A few weeks ago, I…

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Photos, January 2020

Some shots from New Years Day, and some captures around town during the week of snow we had here in Victoria, mid-January. Shot on my Olympus EM10-II.

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Photos, December 2019

Some photos shot in and around Victoria, BC, December, 2019, on my Olympus EM10-II.