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concert ∙ Cheat the Hangman 2012 · Victoria BC

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Friend Allie, ready to cheat the hangman. Canon EOS 550D (T2i) · Canon EF 70-200mm f/2.8L USM 125 mm · 1/100 s · f/2.8 · ISO 3200 Cheat the Hangman is the name of the band Allie fronts, with friends Trish, Michael, Jarrod, and Dana. They’re a garage blues band which formed, if I’m piecing things together correctly, from the …

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festival ∙ Rock the Shores 2012 · Victoria BC

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Some very weird (but great) memories from the inaugural Rock the Shores. Canon EOS 550D (T2i) · Sigma 10-20mm F3.5 EX DC HSM 10 mm · 1/1000 s · f/20 · ISO 1600 While awaiting my ride, this happened. What the what? In what was perhaps a foreshadowing of the rest of the day’s weird weather, clouds of what I …

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concert ∙ USS live . . . finally · Victoria BC

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Jason Parsons, A.K.A. Human Kebab, takes a second dive into the crowd. Canon EOS 550D (T2i) · Sigma 10-20mm F3.5 EX DC HSM 18 mm · 1/1000 s · f/3.5 · ISO 800 Yes, after seven attempts since 2008, I finally got to shoot USS (Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker) live. No sickness, no scheduling problems, no people-not-calling-me-back, no acts of God …

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festival ∙ V.I.C. Fest 2012 · Victoria BC

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Thank you, Vancouver Island Cultural Festival (V.I.C. Fest), for kicking off festing season in Victoria. Canon EOS 550D (T2i) · Sigma 10-20mm F3.5 EX DC HSM 10 mm · 1/100 s · f/5.6 · ISO 1600 As the sun sets on St. Ann’s Academy, the crowd goes wild for headliners Current Swell. Canon EOS 550D (T2i) · Canon EF 70-200mm …