70cm of Snow in 48 hours – Revelstoke

Last week the City of Revelstoke received about 70cm of snow in 48 hours, causing all sorts of havoc on the Trans Canada Highway…  Off the highway, city crews were out cleaning up the snow, (apparently a 25-year high single snowfall event), for days after, and the arterial and collector roads were passable through the …

Photography Lesson – Viewpoint

This week, I’m continuing my lessons for the homeschoolers on photography tips. The age range is from 8 to 16 years, and the topic is “Viewpoint and Perspective”. The idea is to keep the class short and sweet with obvious examples of photos that display the concepts being discussed. Following the lesson part, students present …

Revelstoke Dam

Engineers seem to love rituals, but one unspoken engineering ritual that I love to partake in, is to view the greatest examples of engineering, great buildings, bridges, tunnels, canals and even sewer systems are all possible candidates worthy of reflection. But in my mind, and for many Civil Engineers, dams are an important pilgrimage ritual …

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Get 10% off your next Moo Card order here. I love my Moo Cards. Every time I hand them out there are lots of ooo’s and ahhh’s at the selection of photos, and people can pick their favourite from a selection. Moo has a bunch of great products: business cards, postcards, stickers, greeting cards, we’ve …

My Favourite Photos

When you take lots of photos, inevitably, you’ll end up with archives, and photos that get lost in the stacks. Here are a selection of my favourite photos from my Flickr account. Best viewed fullscreen, for those with flash disabled, link to the slideshow here. You may recognize some of the photos from the CBT calendar or from images used on …