Posts tagged with ‘vancouver’

  • A Sort of Homecoming by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    A Sort of Homecoming

    Taken by Heather on our trip to Vancouver in May, 2008. I was too overcome with joy and other complex,…

  • Dumpster Juice with Shoes by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Dumpster with Juice and Shoes

    Vancouver is a very clean city. At least the parts of it I saw. I couldn’t resist jumping down an…

  • Post No Bills by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Post No Bills (please?)

    Taken in Vancouver, Canada back in May, 2008. Utility poles all over Yaletown were covered in staples. I figure the…

  • Crisses and Crosses by Jon Armstrong. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong
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    Crisses and Crosses

    Taken in the Yaletown neighborhood, Vancouver, Canada. I am rarely satisfied with trying to take or make an image monochromatic.…

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    Purple Sea

    I took about a dozen different shots at different angles trying to get this one just right. I never really…

  • Vogu by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong
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    Vogu

    I love the light in the sky. And I like shooting with the 50mm lens. It removes the dickery that…

  • Nightlight by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Ominous Night

    I should probably just attribute this shot to reading too much Edgar Allan Poe or too many Hitchcock anthologies as…

  • Lounge & Grill by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Last Night in Vancouver

    Our last night in Vancouver, I caught this sign. For some reason, it reminds me of Amsterdam. I don’t know…

  • VWW by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    VWW

    I remember seeing these in 2005 when we were last in Vancouver. I was struck by the typography of the…

  • Granville Island Skull by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Granville Island Skull

    This image is exactly what I’ve felt like the past few days as I’ve watched the server get a ton…

  • Brougham Cutlass Supreme by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Brougham Cutlass Supreme

    Took this up in Vancouver, Canada on my walk through Yaletown. Every time I see one of these I can’t…

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    Stonehenge Lite

    This was taken near Stanley Park in Vancouver, British Columbia. I felt a deep need to chant and perform some…

  • The Beat 94.5 by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong
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    The Beat 94.5 FM Hit Music

    Taken at Georgia and Howe. The lens flare is all lens. No Photoshop. I dig on the light placement and…

  • Crane by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Crane

    Found this guy posing it up as I was wandering around downtown Vancouver. I love the crazy angles. The lens…

  • Aggregate by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Aggregate

    Taken in Vancouver in the middle of a construction zone. The sun was in the perfect location and right as…

  • Sprinklers by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Sprinklers

    I was about 2 inches from these when I took this. A super wide angle lens lets you get right…

  • Meshy Shades by Jon Armstrong. Copyright/credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Meshy Shades

    Taken while waiting for Heather to decide what to buy in the cool paper/tchotchke shop on Granville Island. These curvy…

  • Inspired by 80s Gehry by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/Credit: Jon Armstrong
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    Inspired by 80s Gehry?

    I’m thinking of this work, in particular. The use of natural materials and corrugated panels always reminds me of the…

  • Threads by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright Credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Threads

    On Granville Island there are these giant boat propellers set around like art. I couldn’t decide if they were once…

  • Marine Inspired by Jon Armstrong for blurbomat.com. Copyright/Credit: Jon Armstrong.
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    Marine Inspired Light

    These are all over Granville Island in Vancouver. Really cool decorative lights that also serve as streetlights. Plus, one more…