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New Saanich Aerial Photographs

Aerial photograph of Cordova Bay and Elk Lake, Saanich, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

We have updated our Saanich aerial galleries with hew photographs of this area. The regions covered now span from Cadboro Bay to Cordova Bay, Brentwood Bay and the Sidney area. [Show slideshow] 1234►


Gabriola Island aerial photographs update

Silva Bay, Gabriola Island, British Columbia

I have finished a large update to the gallery of Gabriola Island aerial photos. This update includes many new images of Silva Bay and the Flat Top Islands area, Degnen Bay and general areas on the eastern and southern end of Gabriola Island. With our previous images included, Gabriola is now well documented. If you […]


New Pacific Northwest aerial photographs

Aerial view of beach sand, Parksville, British Columbia

Spring is a fantastic time to fly in the Pacific Northwest and I recently took advantage of a stunningly beautiful day to shoot some new aerial images. These new images are primarily ocean based, many updates to the Gulf Islands, specifically Saturna Island, Mayne Island and Gabriola Island as well as many of the communities […]


New Vancouver Island Aerial Images

Aerial Photo, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

We have a large selection of aerial photos of Southern Vancouver Island that we will be adding to our galleries in the next week. These aerial images cover Shawnigan Lake, Sooke Lake, Sooke, Metchosen, Langford, Victoria, Saanich, Brentwood Bay, Mill Bay and Cowichan Bay. As well, photographs of many of the lighthouse near Victoria are […]


What type of aircraft do we use for aerial photography?

What type of aircraft do we use for aerial photography?

Aerial photography is as challenging as it gets for the professional photographer. Many decisions need to be made to get spectacular results, everything from the┬átype of aircraft to subject matter and time of day. Teamwork is also required as the photographer and pilot have to communicate well in order for the photographer to get the […]


Will Google Earth replace Aerial Photography?

Will Google Earth replace Aerial Photography?

I originally published this article about the advantages of aerial photography compared to the images we get from Google Earth and thought it might be interesting to revisit the idea. A fellow sent me a link to Microsoft Bing which has a similar experience to Google Earth in that you can zoom in on areas […]


Photographing boats from the air

Photographing boats from the air

I have always thought it would be interesting to photograph sailboats and motor yachts from the air. I have done this on occasion before but decided to spend a little time this past summer specifically shooting boats from a fairly low altitude. This was also a good opportunity to use some of my new “high […]