Are we ready for a new Chili Pepper?


Sometimes fear of change is justified, especially when it could mean poor album sales and the dissolution of a band. It’s hard to say at this point whether change for the Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP) is good or bad. The absence of John Frusciante in the Chili’s new release I’m With You is obvious and unfortunate. However, newcomer Josh Klinghoffer … [Read more...]

Sun Peaks Alpine Club Ski & Sports Swap


The Sun Peaks Alpine Club’s annual sports swap is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 1 from 8:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Calvary Community Church, 1205 Rogers Way. Drop-off for new or used equipment and clothing is on Friday, Sept. 30 between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the church. Downhill and cross-country skiing, snowboard, bike and hockey items are … [Read more...]

Upgrade your lens for better images


As a wildlife photographer, I am always looking to capture as much detail as possible in my images. Along with composition and exposure, I look for sharpness. I like to see fine detail in a bird’s feather or each hair on a bear’s face clearly defined. Several years ago, I came to the realization that images like this come from the quality of … [Read more...]