It’s been a long, cold, grey winter so far and both animals and humans alike have been itching to get outside. We took a break in the rain as opportunity for playtime down at the bay. The dogs don’t seem to care how cold the water is, and unfortunately the niece doesn’t either, so playtime […]
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If I had to choose any of my photos to represent summer, these two are it.
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Among the traditional dancers were a few of the upcoming generation. I found the kids to be exceedingly cute, and since I had so many photos of the event I decided to separate them out for their own post.
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This summer marked the 2nd G’wana’kw Family canoe trip to Blaine and Semiahmoo. The G’wana’ka family was joined by families from four indigenous tribes, including members from Hai’da and Tlignit bands. The festival is held in the spirit of peace and healing ancient grievances. The families perform traditional dances and songs, host a potlatch, and […]
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Last week I was kindly joined by a friend for coffee and to take some practice portraits.
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The Great American Solar Eclipse turned out to be a much bigger spectacle than I had anticipated. I didn’t think we would see anything because of the smoke from wildfires, but the skies cleared up just in time for the eclipse. By then all the special filtered glasses were long gone and it was far […]
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