Author Archives: Steve W Photography

Alt. email: swphotography@islandnet.com
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Fall Time Twin

We’ve seen a lot of this bear and his sibling over the last few years and a couple of weeks back I posted ‘How to Spend Summer‘ – a late spring/summer shot of the two […]

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Black Turnstones

Here’s a bird often seen more on the shores of the outer BC coast than the inner estuaries and inlets. I came across these guys in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest, just a […]

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Fall Favourite

Here’s one of my favourite fall in the Great Bear Rainforest shots – one I find myself regularly looking at at this time of year. Artistically, it reminds me of a scenic water colour depicting […]

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Mud Flats Grinch

Have you ever seen anyone put a finger on either side of their mouth and pull it apart to make a funny or scary face? Well this piece of ‘natural art’ seems to be depicting […]

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How To Spend Summer…

…Grizzly bear cub style! Here we see two old favourite cubs, brother and sister just hanging out and chilling in the summer sun on a bed of seaweed to help keep cool. These guys as […]

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It’s That Time Again!

It’s that time again! The time of year when the Pink Salmon (Oncorhynchus gorbuscha) are returning to the BC coast in numbers. Not necessarily the great swarms of fish from the not to distant past, […]

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Baby Breach

Following on from the two images last month in Humpback Hugs, here’s another shot from that great day out along the BC coast. With her pec fin high out of the water, it is almost […]

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Sleepy Spirit

Well, we haven’t seen one of these guys for quite some time and I’ve no idea when I’ll get to see them again here on the BC coast. So in the meantime, I’ve been enjoying […]

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Black Twinberry

The attractive looking Twinberry (Lonicera involucrata) is a honeysuckle that can be found throughout British Columbia and across Canada with exception to the Yukon. Over the years it has had a variety of colloquial uses […]

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Foot Sanitizer!

It’s been a very long time since we featured a Turkey Vulture (Cathartes aura) and since I learned something new about natures ‘street cleaners’ recently I thought I’d pass it along. As mentioned in the […]

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I’m Coming Mom!

Whilst this young grizzly bear may look like it was running straight at me, it wasn’t, it was just running in my direction! Carrying on from Monday’s post – mom had decided it wasn’t a […]

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Butt Guard

Here we see a young grizzly bear cub photographed here on the BC coast whilst vigilantly guarding his mom’s back end. Whilst she’s checking the river out for salmon and other bears, this little guy […]