Discourse Media is an independent media company in Vancouver that focuses on solution-based journalism. After just one morning filming with founder Erin Millar, it was clear that they were committed to collaborative approaches at tackling bigger issue stories that get glossed over in the larger media outlets. Advertisements
I had a blast filming this fun promotional video for Hippy Pits natural deodorant. We spent the afternoon hooping, laughing, and twirling at the park – and we smelled good doing it!
Mondays are live jazz jam sessions at Pat’s Pub, on East Hastings, Vancouver, B.C. The pub is part of Patricia Hotel, and serves up in-house brewed beer and a colourful crowd. Many of the musicians were jazz students, but some had already had a long career in and out of the jazz scene. The beer… Read More An evening of jazz jamming
There’s no better cure for city stresses than a trip to the top of a snowy mountain. I escaped my usual urban landscape for a weekend and spent some time in Whistler taking in the fresh mountain air.
As part of a short documentary that I’m making, I spent a day at English Bay Beach in Vancouver. I combed the entire beach for garbage and collected all types of foreign debris. In four hours I collected hundreds of cigarette butts (even though Vancouver has a by-law against smoking in parks and beaches)… Read More A trip to the beach, 436 cig butts later..
Sisters Molly and Mallory are the masterminds behind Yellow Basket Baking’s vegan and nut-free treats. I spent a morning with them at the Nat Bailey farmer market in Vancouver, and not even the pouring rain could deter these passionate bakers.
I spent a weekend on the Sunshine coast, and was absolutely spoiled by the view and the amenities that the bed and breakfast had to offer. Ocean-view hot tubs at sunset?! Homemade locally resourced breakfast?! The name of the B&B couldn’t have been more appropriate: Absolute Heaven. It was very, very hard to come back… Read More Absolute Heaven – Sunshine Coast B&B
Bio project for In Focus Film School.
When people say to close your eyes and go to your happy place, I take a trip in my mind to the far right side of long beach in Tofino. The small surf town is the epitome of west coast lifestyle and threatens to take your breath away if you have even the slightest… Read More Tofino – Camping at Bella Pacifica