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hotel
The Map Room at the Gladstone

hotel
The Map Room at the Gladstone

hotel
The Map Room at the Gladstone

meat
Meat hanging in The Healthy Butcher

ball
Part of a Toronto wide art installation, Luminato. Just a big red ball, the installer was hanging around seeing people's reactions, he'd move it around over the course of the event

graffiti
On a railroad bridge, Queen W., someone misspelled Drizzt

pigroast
Cris and Axel uncovering the pig for basting

pigroast
Axel uncovering the pig for basting

pigroast
Cris, Axel and Bob, moving bricks to get some air to the coals

pigroast
The pig, mid-roast

pigroast
Krista, BoyMan, Eileen, chatting while the pig roasts

pigroast
Jackie

pigroast
The backyard, pig in the background. Spot the hot dog hat!

pigroast
Lousie and Martin

pigroast
Louise, and Martin and Panic taking pictures

pigroast
Bob, and a blurry Steph

pigroast
Martin and Steph, Bob

pigroast
Thor in the hot dog hat

pigroast
Bob and co inspecting the pig

pigroast
All done!

pigroast
The coals still going strong

pigroast
Ready for eatin'

pigroast
Pig birthday cake

pigroast
Jackie as a blue streak, Trevor with the hot dog hat

pigroast
Cris helping to shift the pig to the table

pigroast
Panic, she is amused

pigroast
The hungry hoards descend, Bob's home made sauce in the foreground

pigroast
Trevor with the hot dog hat, Axel's back

car
Neondean, a car painted sparkly pink, with neon tubes running all over it

car
Neondean, the pink sparkly light up car

polite
Walking around, polite and fast take out service

alleys
Taking a short cut down to Queen via the alleys, I captured some graffiti

alleys
Hanging from the front of the Hey Apathy building

roses
The roses were out in full force at this house

gingerbread
A neat house, offices for an organisation

alleys
I liked the skull in front of the truck

alleys
Martin and his sweet commuter bike, with a shadowy official painted on the wall

alleys
A time for war? A time for peace. Turn... turn... turn...

alleys
Fans

alleys
Fans

alleys
A colourful mural

alleys
A mural with tailors

alleys
A mural with tailors + window grates

alleys
A colourful mural, big hands

alleys
A colourful mural, big hands

alleys
A colourful mural, big hands, worn away

alleys
Bunnies!

alleys
A loading dock

alleys
A mural with blueprints

alleys
A mural with blueprints

alleys
Proposal: tilt this building 5 degrees to the right

mermaid
Mermaid sidewalk art, Martin walking his bike

sign
City of Angels sign, Queen W.

roaster
A coffee roaster in a boutique coffee shop on Queen W.

flower
In Vancouver now, wandering around Kitsilano

kitsilano
Wandering around Kitsilano

kitsilano
Wandering around Kitsilano

garage
A parking garage entrance adorned with silver ribbons

sunset
Last sunset from Cris's parent's old apartment in downtown Vancouver

window
A test shot, but it shows the bedroom all packed up

granville
The gate into a construction company compound on Granville Island, Vancouver

granville
Roofs on Granville Island

granville
Trees and lights

granville
A bug painted on a no parking sign, behind the bench where I sat to eat my snack

whistler
Sue with our bikes after surviving downhill mountain biking

whistler
Sue with her helmet and the bikes

whistler
Me with my bike, with the lift and the advanced course behind me

whistler
Me with my bike

whistler
My shredded sleeve, I skided on gravel and the arm armour did it's job

whistler
My shredded sleeve, I'm pointing with my index finger, I swear :)

whistler
The lift going up with bikes on every other seat

whistler
I just missed getting a picture of a guy whizzing past, coming out of a so called green run

whistler
An advanced run and the lift

ferry
Cris and a light fixture in the new Tsawwassen Ferry Terminal

ferry
Taking the ferry from Tsawwassen near Vancouver, to Duke Point, near Nanaimo on Vancouver Island

ferry
Sail boat that we were overtaking on the way to Vancouver Island

ferry
Sail boat that we were overtaking on the way to Vancouver Island

ferry
Looking back at Vancouver and Delta

ferry
The sail boat and the mountains

ferry
View from the ferry

ferry
Ferry exhaust ports

ferry
Ferry exhaust ports

ferry
View from the ferry

ferry
View from the ferry

ferry
View from the ferry

beach
A quick visit to Airforce Beach

cris
Cris at Airforce Beach

eagle
A couple of eagles were hanging out at Airforce Beach

eagle
An eagle hanging out at Airforce Beach

eagle
An eagle hanging out at Airforce Beach

birds
Another eagle and some cranes (I think) hanging out at Airforce Beach

birds
Some cranes (I think) hanging out at Airforce Beach

eagle
The other eagle, wading

eagle
The other eagle

birds
The other birds wading in the water

truck
On the drive south from Comox to Victoria, we were behind a logging truck for part of the way. Also, Elk crossing warning sign

victoria
Totem poles near the Royal British Columbia Museum

victoria
Totem poles near the Royal British Columbia Museum

victoria
Totem poles near the Royal British Columbia Museum

victoria
Near the Royal British Columbia Museum

victoria
Totem poles near the Royal British Columbia Museum

victoria
Spiral staircase up the carillon

victoria
Spiral staircase up the carillon

victoria
The Empress Hotel, where I took afternoon tea

victoria
Harbour ferries

victoria
A statue of Capt. Cook

victoria
Victoria inner harbour with the parliament buildings

victoria
Victoria inner harbour

victoria
Victoria inner harbour

victoria
In commemoration of the treaty between Great Britain and the Russian Empire 28 February 1825 demarcating Canada's western boundary

victoria
Flowers seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Flowers seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Flowers seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Bushes seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Bushes seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Japanese garden, seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Japanese garden, seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Japanese garden, seen on my walk around the inner harbour

victoria
Harbour ferry

victoria
Harbour ferry

victoria
Flowers growing out of a wall, inner harbour

victoria
Flowers growing out of a wall, inner harbour

victoria
Dancing tree, inner harbour

victoria
View across the inner harbour toward the Empress

victoria
View across the inner harbour

victoria
Float planes were coming in to land on the inner harbour on a regular basis

victoria
A hidden pool, inner harbour walk

victoria
A hidden pool, inner harbour walk

victoria
A hidden pool, inner harbour walk

victoria
A statue of Queen Victoria, in front of the Victoria Parliament buildings

victoria
Sunset over the inner harbour, taken from inside the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Northwest coast native exhibit in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Northwest coast native exhibit in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Northwest coast native exhibit in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Northwest coast native exhibit in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Totem pole in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
A bird mask in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
The eye of the bird mask in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
A box in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Northwest coast native exhibit in the Royal British Columbia Museum

museum
Northwest coast native exhibit in the Royal British Columbia Museum

parliament
Victoria Parliament buildings lit up for the night

victoria
Sunset over the inner harbour

parliament
Victoria Parliament buildings lit up for the night

parliament
Victoria Parliament buildings lit up for the night

ride
Cris gearing up at the start of the 1000km Hare and Tortoise ride, Timmy's in Saanich

ride
Getting the preride briefing, Ken, Mark, Cris inside the Timmy's

ride
Almost ready to go: Ken, Mark, Cris

ride
Saddle up, Ken, Mark, Cris ready to leave Timmy's

ferry
View from the ferry Victoria to Vancouver

skydiving
Me, Dad, Sue all suited up

skydiving
Me, Dad, Sue all suited up

skydiving
The previous group coming in to land

skydiving
The drop zone

skydiving
The previous group coming in to land

skydiving
The previous group coming in to land

skydiving
In the background, the camo and snarl painted plane we took up

skydiving
Repacking the parachutes

skydiving
Almost ready to go, suits, and harnesses on. Mom, Dad, Me, Sue.

skydiving
That's us coming down!

skydiving
Back on the ground, I'm a bit queasy, Sue and Dad getting out of their suits

vancouver
Wandering around Vancouver

vancouver
A decorated car near my brother's house

vancouver
A decorated car near my brother's house

vancouver
I liked the baby portraits company name: Pickles and Ice Cream. teacup greetings sounds neat too.

vancouver
The door of the photo/greeting company: truthandbeauty.ca

vancouver
Sunset from the porch of my brother's apartment

vancouver
Sunset from the porch of my brother's apartment

vancouver
Sunset from the porch of my brother's apartment

Album created by album a Marginal Hack written by David on Fri Jul 3 13:36:58 2009