Islands Folk Festival, 30 Years

Spirit of the West performing at the 30th Annual Islands Folk Festival

This year marked the 30th anniversary of the Islands Folk Festival at Providence Farm, Duncan, British Columbia. I may be a little biased here but after being at the past 9 festivals I will say that the Islands Folk Festival is likely the best of the smaller festivals in Western Canada. How does that sound? […]


Islands Folk Festival 2013

Islands Folk Festival 2011. Providence Farm, Duncan, Cowichan Va

One of my summer highlights is going to the Islands Folk Festival held at Providence Farm in the Cowichan Valley. The folk festival has a great selection of musicians, many from Canada but also other parts of the globe. A special emphasis is made to showcase local musicians and emerging musicians with the Island Songwriting […]


Briga at the Islands Folk Festival 2012

Briga, Islands Folk Festival 2012, Providence Farm, Duncan, BC

Briga at the Islands Folk Festival 2012. A full gallery of images can be viewed at Briga photos.


Bananafish Dance Orchestra

Bananafish, Islands Folk Festival 2012, Providence Farm, Duncan, BC

I’ve been slowly working through my images of the Islands Folk Festival in 2012. The music was excellent as always and I certainly enjoyed the photography. The first gallery online is the Bananafish Dance Orchestra, a local band that put on a great late night show. Take a look at the gallery at Bananafish Dance […]


Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra – Islands Folk Festival

Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra, Islands Folk Festival 2010, Providence Farm, Duncan, British Columbia

2011 Islands Songwriter Contest

I have had a number of requests from individuals hoping to get prints from the 2011 Islands Songwriting Contest. Well, you now can. In partnership with MPix and Zenfolio these images are now available. Click on the desired thumbnail below to be taken to the purchase page.