A Day in the Life of Nanaimo

This is a joint project with the Nanaimo Bulletin where we chronicle A Day in the Life of Nanaimo, which is then published as a supplement in the Nanaimo Bulletin. Members are asked to photograph an area or activity in Nanaimo covering the full day of September 30th, starting at 12:00AM and finishing at 11:59PM. […]

Outing – Sunrise on Sugarloaf Mountain ****Date Change****

Sugarloaf Mtn 3160 Marion Way, Nanaimo, BC, Canada

This outing will be a sunrise shot Sugarloaf Mountain with John Young.  Sugarloaf Mountain is a natural viewpoint overlooking picturesque Departure Bay. A perfect spot to photograph as the sunrises over the bay.  The park entrance is at 3160 Marion Way,Nanaimo. The group will meet at the end of Marion Way at 6:30AM and then […]

Outing – Nanaimo River Fish Hatchery

Nanaimo River Hatchery 2775 Rugby Rd, Nanaimo, BC, Canada

This outing takes us to the Nanaimo River Fish Hatchery for a photographic stroll along one of the trails to the pond and fish ladder. The focus for this outing will be Nature photography so bring your long lens and maybe a tripod.  We will meet in the parking lot at 10:00AM and head out […]

Outing – Ucuelet and Area with John Young

This outing will take you to Ucuelet and give you a chance to explore the west coast. This is a 4 days trip with outings that could include:  Sunrise Sooting around the Lighthouse Loop (Sunrise dates just before 8 AM)  Other sections of the Wildside Trail  One of the many beaches in the Pacific Rim […]

Outing – Gabriola Island with Brad Powell

Gabriola Island BC, Canada

This outing will takes us to beautiful Gabriola Island where we will be met by Brad Powell and head out for Drumbeg Park for a sunrise shoot. Brad will then take us to few of his favourite spots to photograph landscapes.  Gabriola Island is one of the Gulf Island about 5 kilometres east of Nanaimo, […]