Raph Bruhwiler, born and bred in Tofino, BC and as west coast as they come put this segment together for the INNERSECTION surf contest with Adam DeWolfe. In essence the edit is Raph doing what he normally does. Watch it and you will see what that is. INNERSECTION is [...]
Janelle and Rachel put this fun edit together during the Hartley Bay Video and Photo Workshop that Nic and I facilitated at the end of September. It is a fun look at the salmon cycle that exists in the river that bisects the village. Enjoy.
Last week Nic and I made the trek to Hartley Bay, a 160 person First Nations community only accessible by boat or float plane in the heart of the Great Bear Rainforest at the mouth of the Douglas Channel. The traditional territory of the Gitga’at people, it is a remote community surrounded by some of [...]
After 8 days and 350km of paddling, Norm Hann has completed a standup paddleboard expedition along the east coast of Haida Gwaii, on British Columbia, Canada’s west coast.
With the notoriously volatile open waters of Hecate Strait to the east and traditional Haida territory rising out of the ocean to the west, [...]
We are currently hanging out on the boat in Queen Charlotte City. We arrived last night after a 26 hours of sailing/motoring from Masset southward. The passage around Rose Spit was quite adventurous and Anthony and I, who were both sleeping at the time, bolted out of bed and scrambled [...]
The last week I have been in Bella Bella hanging out with the students of the local high school as they put the finishing touches on their very own handmade cedar stand up paddleboards. After 6 months of hard work and the odd late night after school, the finished product is just beautiful. The [...]
Last week I made a quick trip to Bella Bella to check in with the students building their own handmade, cedar paddleboards. Originally I wasn’t planning to make this trip as I will be back in Bella Bella next week to shoot the finishing touches on their boards, but they are so keen [...]
We are excited to announce that Quiksilver Waterman have signed on as the presenting sponsor for STAND. Since we had the concept for the film last year, we have been searching for a partner to support the project. That partner, however, needed to be [...]
During the week of the Bella Bella Joint Review Panel (JRP) I unknowingly walked in on a hyperbolic demonstration of Heiltsuk culture and pride. I was initially there to spend time with the students of the Bella Bella Community School who are building their very own hand made cedar stand up paddleboards to film and [...]