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Driven to distraction?

First off, this accident happened two weeks ago — April 4 — at the intersection of 15th Avenue and South Granville Street — it’s taken me that long to get the photos which were taken by a friend (thank you). 221 more words

Vancouver B.C.

You really had to be there

This panorama photo looks east down the alley on the south side of West Broadway. My back is to the alley on the east side of Granville Street. 269 more words

Vancouver B.C.

The Zen of waiting

This is Zen, a cuddly dog with his cuddly toy dog, calmly waiting for his owner this morning outside the McDonalds at Broadway and Granville. Zen was tail-waggingly happy to greet each and every person coming out of the restaurant. 18 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Game Over for this computer art

At first glance I thought maybe someone had thrown out a Surface RT tablet (sure I did) but then I realized it was an unfinished painting of a Windows 8 Start menu — don’t ask me why someone would do that. 48 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Power flower

Spring means fresh landscaping opportunities.

Where the new generation of multi-unit pedestal towers are concerned, the law apparently specifies a footprint that’s just shy of putting the building’s front entrance right on the sidewalk. 241 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Not playing it safe, playing it cool!

The beard, the bright turban, the goggles — so awesome!

We have helmet laws in British Columbia. Not only do I agree with them, I feel distinctly naked if I try to ride my bike without wearing my bike helmet — I know…too much information. 60 more words

Vancouver B.C.

Is that a brand new bulb?

Wow, the sun was dazzled this morning! I couldn’t even see exactly what I was trying to photograph.

The shot worked just fine in spite of my blindness, so perhaps that’s the proper way to use a “point and shoot”  camera — just randomly point — turn a blind eye — and shoot away. 6 more words

Vancouver B.C.