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We just recently wrapped up a major photoblog series titled “The Toad And The Bear” which discussed a development community just outside Victoria, on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.  This area is named Bear Mountain, and at one point in time was widely considered to be the crown jewel of developments in the Victoria area.  Not […]

Every good story needs an end, and today we encounter the end of the journey we’ve been on together for a few days now.  In case you’re just joining us, please visit our blog page “The Toad And The Bear” for the back-story to this series.  It is with a tinge of sadness that we […]

As we continue our way further up the mountain (please see our blog “The Toad And The Bear” for the backstory) the dichotomies become a little more evident if you look for them.  Yesterday, we saw a lot that appears to be currently used for both storage of landscaping materials as well as an area […]

We continue our adventure together taking a close look at the Bear Mountain complex with a bit of a bang today.  The sight of a crane at a development site might not be an earth shattering piece of news, but when placed in the context of this story it becomes yet another element of interest. […]

OK, let’s imagine for a moment that part of the reason you just bought your new house was because you were promised a thriving town to facilitate easy living.  Twinkies, Ho-Ho’s, Snickers Bars, 12 packs of both soda & beer, movie rentals, haircuts…  all just a few feet from the doorway of your new abode.  […]

For today’s post on the series “The Toad And The Bear” we take a brief stop in what we call the village area of the Bear Mountain complex.  I believe this is the area of the development that has had the most attention and resources allocated as it appears to be almost finished… almost. What […]

We’re thrilled to bring you the next installment of our latest series “The Toad And The Bear” which highlights a story filled with intrigue and mystery.  The Bear Mountain development located just outside of Victoria in the community of Langford has all the elements of a made-for-Hollywood movie, including hundreds of millions of dollars, police […]

Please visit our blog post “The Toad And The Bear” for the back-story to this photo series.  Today’s post is a long time coming, and it’s a new series we’re so very excited to bring you!  This photographic series details and documents the current state of affairs at the Bear Mountain development project in Victoria […]

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We are excited to launch a new series today based on a local story of intrigue that involves hundreds of millions of dollars, famous hockey players, and all sorts of allegations of wrong-doing.  This series required 3 separate photo shoots to get all the photographs together, countless hours of post-processing and a vast amount of […]