Posts Tagged ‘Cowichan’

May The Fourth Be With You

Posted: 10th June 2019 by Mrs. Toad in Photography
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Spring is finally here after a long wintery slumber and with it comes sweet-smelling blossoms, warm wispy breezes and the beginning of my favourite time of year, wedding season!  Just like each new bud, hope is blossoming all around us.  Hope for a kinder world, hope for more love and laughter, hope for a healthier […]

1931 Ford Model A

Posted: 27th May 2019 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
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With summer just around the corner this year, it would appear to be time for all the collectors and enthusiasts out there to take their beloved cars, trucks and motorcycles out of hibernation to stroll the streets once again.  This makes summer one of our very favorite times of the year.  The only thing better […]

It’s baffling to me how some people seem to walk through life without ever really seeing what’s right in front of them.  One of the best things about taking a camera with you is that it forces you to slow down a little and look.  And like most good adventures, it’s the little unexpected surprizes […]

One of our favourite yearly festivals in the Cowichan Valley is The Medieval Days & Knights, one of the many events and demonstrations that happen at the Pacific Northwest Raptor Centre.  Nestled off the beaten path just a few kilometers from the main highway, it is a magical place where unlikely friendships occur.

It is true that it takes a village to raise a child.  It is also true that it takes a community to raise a village.  This is exactly what the Stz’uminus First Nation is doing in partnership with several other stakeholders as the infant town of Oyster Bay begins to take shape.  One of those […]

As spring finally gives way to summer here in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, our hearts tend to head for the skies.  We have been working very hard recently to get our certification from Transport Canada for another year of aerial photography and videography, and we have invested in a new drone, a DJI […]

We are very excited to be a part of the growing field of aerial photography services for real estate professionals and developers on the west coast of Canada.  This past year has seen an increase in our clients coming to us to shoot and produce short videos and capture still photographs from a perspective you […]

We do love love here on Vancouver Island, and whenever we get a chance to share in an engagement or wedding with someone by providing the photography services we really enjoy it.  Earlier this year our friends Kristy and Blair got engaged and asked us to do their engagement shoot, and even though it was […]

Every once in awhile you get to meet a car that has personality.  In this case, we’re talking about a lot of personality.  Last summer we were lucky enough to spend some time with friends of ours who live just down the road from us who just happen to have one such car, a new […]

As you wander through the forest in the heart of winter in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, shadow and light play with each other creating special vignettes that are ever so quintessentially Vancouver Island.  The region is home to a huge temperate rainforest full of wildlife, flora and fauna that are completely unique to […]