Posts Tagged ‘Vancouver Island’

Aerial photos of Colwood and Esquimalt

Colwood and Esquimalt are located just west of Victoria, British Columbia. Esquimalt is home to the Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt. CFB Esquimalt is Canada’s Pacific Coast naval base and home port to Maritime Forces Pacific and Joint Task Force Pacific Headquarters. Colwood has the interesting Esquimalt Lagoon and the well respected Royal Roads University. As […]

Aerial photos of Victoria, BC

My latest flight took me over British Columbia’s capitol city Victoria. One of the more charming cities that I have spent time in, Victoria is also located on a truly spectacular area of southern Vancouver Island on the Strait of Juan de Fuca. The aerial photographs really show how beautiful an area this is with […]

New Vancouver Island Aerial Images

We have a large selection of aerial photos of Southern Vancouver Island that we will be adding to our galleries in the next week. These aerial images cover Shawnigan Lake, Sooke Lake, Sooke, Metchosen, Langford, Victoria, Saanich, Brentwood Bay, Mill Bay and Cowichan Bay. As well, photographs of many of the lighthouse near Victoria are […]

Saltair aerial photos

Saltair aerial photos

Saltair is a quiet rural community with a population of 1,800 on the east coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. The town, located between Chemainus and Ladysmith has seen a lot of growth recently and while it’s loosing some of the old charm still manages to keep a rural feel Saltair has an artist […]

Kinsol Trestle aerial photos

The historic Kinsol Trestle also known as the Koksilah River Trestle, is a wooden railway trestle located on Vancouver Island north of Shawnigan Lake in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island. Originally completed in 1920, the Kinsol Trestles dimensions measure 44 m (144 ft) high and 188 m (617 ft) long, making it the largest […]

Crofton Aerial Photos

Crofton is situated on Osborne Bay in the Cowichan Valley just north of Maple Bay. A ferry, the Howe Sound Queen, provides service from the BC Ferry terminal in Crofton to Vesuvius on Salt Spring Island. While tourism is important to the town the primary employer is the Catalyst Pulp and Paper mill. Aerial photos […]

Crofton Pulp and Paper Mill Catalyst Paper’s Crofton Division aerial photos

The Crofton Pulp and Paper Mill Catalyst Paper’s Crofton Division is a world-class, paper and pulp facility that produces newsprint, directory paper and market pulp for customers around the world. Crofton began operation in 1957 as a single-line kraft pulp mill. Today, three paper machines and two pulp machines have an annual capacity of 739,000 […]

Ladysmith Aerial Photos

Ladysmith Aerial Photos

Ladysmith is a pretty town located on the 49th parallel on the east coast of Vancouver Island just south of Nanaimo in British Columbia, Canada. The local economy is primarily forestry, tourism and agriculture. In recent years Ladysmith has become a quiet retirement community and is a popular destination for pleasure boaters as well. Ladysmith […]

Maple Bay and Bird’s Eye Cove

Maple Bay and Bird’s Eye Cove are a favourite destination for boaters both local and from abroad. Home to the Maple Bay Yacht Club, Maple Bay also has two private marinas, Maple Bay Marina and Bird’s Eye Cove Marina. A public Government dock is located in the town of Maple Bay providing short term stays […]

Nanaimo Aerial Photographs

Nanaimo and the adjacent area are surrounded by beautiful islands and stunning scenery. Protection Island just a short ferry ride away is a quaint community while Newcastle Island, a short ferry ride as well has been preserved as a beautiful park with good boat access and anchorages. Harmac Pacific operates a Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft […]

Chemainus Aerial Photos

Chemainus, a small coastal town of 550, is located on Vancouver Island’s east shore between a mountain range and the ocean. With a failing resource-based economy in the early 1980’s, the town decided to create giant outdoor murals to revitalize the town and increase tourism in the area. The strategy worked and Chemainus earned the […]

Cowichan Lake Aerials

We just updated our aerial photography gallery of Cowichan Lake and the surrounding area. The photos contain images of the towns of Lake Cowichan, Mesachie Lake, Honeymoon Bay and Youbou as well as photographs of Gordon Bay Provincial Park. To purchase a license for commercial use please contact us for additional information. Prints for personal […]