Vancouver students participate in the global movement School Strike 4 Climate at the Vancouver Art Gallery North Plaza on Friday March 15th, 2019. The movement was inspired by 16-year-old Swedish student Greta Thunberg.
Barack Obama’s motorcade arriving at the Vancouver Convention Centre for his talk on March 5th, 2019. I couldn’t get a ticket or pass for the event so I waited a couple of hours for this photo instead. I waved at the motorcade hoping he’d roll down the window and wave back and I would have this epic photojournalistic photo, but no luck. That’s ok. I’m pretty sure I’m the only photographer who got this photo. There were no other photographers around at this point – the rest of the media took crowd photos and left. The 30 or so bystanders didn’t know who it was so no one had their cell phones out.
Vancouver’s new mayor Kennedy Stewart elected on October 20th, 2018. Here he is with Svend Robinson at the Vancouver Pride Parade earlier this year.
VR@50 Reception at the Siggraph 2018 Conference at the Vancouver Convention Centre on August 13, 2018. Computer graphics legends including Ivan Sutherland, Henry Fuchs, Bob Sproull and Henry Gouraud discussed their early research in the 1960s. Google researchers were also on hand to take a photo with their experimental lightfield camera.