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Snapshots

  1. Fill 'er up!

    Snapshot Title: Fill 'er up!
    Taken by: John Reiher

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Boat gas station.



  2. Crab Park at Portside

    Snapshot Title: Crab Park at Portside
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    One of Vancouver's younger parks, Crab Park at Portside has only been in existence since 1986. At that time, the name Portside was derived from the close proximity to the Port of Vancouver’s main te...



  3. Seaplane

    Snapshot Title: Seaplane
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:



  4. Window Washing Platform

    Snapshot Title: Window Washing Platform
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:



  5. Waterfront Centre

    Snapshot Title: Waterfront Centre
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Waterfront Centre will meet all your shopping needs and provide you with an enjoyable and convenient shopping experience.



  6. Vancouver Harbour Air Control Tower

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver Harbour Air Control Tower
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    The Vancouver Harbour Air Control Tower is placed on top of the 142m (466 ft) skyscraper Granville Square. Built in 1973 it remains the highest air traffic control tower in the world.



  7. Four Bentall Centre

    Snapshot Title: Four Bentall Centre
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    The Bentall Centre is the collective name for five office towers. Four Bentall Centre is located at 1055 Dunsmuir Street. Completed in 1981, it stands at 138 m or 35 storeys tall. It is currently the ...



  8. Living Shangri-la Vancouver

    Snapshot Title: Living Shangri-la Vancouver
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Living Shangri-la Vancouver is a mixed-use skyscraper in Downtown Vancouver and is the tallest building in Metro Vancouver and the 11th tallest building in Canada. The 62-storey "Shangri-La" tower con...



  9. Shaw Tower

    Snapshot Title: Shaw Tower
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Shaw Tower is home to Shaw Communications' headquarters for Lower Mainland Operations. The building stands at 489 feet (149 m) or 41 stories and was completed in 2004. It is currently the third talles...



  10. The Fairmont Pacific Rim

    Snapshot Title: The Fairmont Pacific Rim
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    The Fairmont Pacific Rim Hotel is a new upscale hotel and condominium building in Vancouver. It stands at 140 m or 48 stories tall and opened in January 2010, before the 2010 Winter Olympics.



  11. Vancouver Lookout at Harbour Centre

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver Lookout at Harbour Centre
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Harbour Centre is a notable skyscraper in the central business district of Downtown Vancouver. The "Lookout" tower atop the office building makes it one of the tallest structures in Vancouver and a pr...



  12. Port Metro Vancouver

    Snapshot Title: Port Metro Vancouver
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Port Metro Vancouver (legally Vancouver Fraser Port Authority) is the new principal authority for shipping and port-related land and sea use in the Metro Vancouver. It is Canada’s largest and busies...



  13. NBC Nightly News

    Snapshot Title: NBC Nightly News
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams broadcast from Vancouver.



  14. Vancouver Police Marine Unit

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver Police Marine Unit
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:



  15. Harbour Air Seaplanes

    Snapshot Title: Harbour Air Seaplanes
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Harbour Air has become the largest all-seaplane company in the world. Services include frequent flights connecting Vancouver, Victoria, Nanaimo, Richmond, Langley and the Gulf Islands along with a wid...



  16. Vancouver Police Marine Unit

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver Police Marine Unit
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:



  17. Canada Place

    Snapshot Title: Canada Place
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Canada Place is a building situated on the Burrard Inlet waterfront of Vancouver, British Columbia. It is the home of the Vancouver Convention & Exhibition Centre, the Pan Pacific Hotel, Vancouver's W...



  18. Vancouver Police Marine Unit

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver Police Marine Unit
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:



  19. Headquarters 2010 Vancouver Olympic Integrated Security Unit

    Snapshot Title: Headquarters 2010 Vancouver Olympic Integrated Security Unit
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    Carnival Elation cruise ship was one of three ships that was leased for the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Integrated Security Unit stationed in Ballantyne Port in downtown Vancouver during the Winter Olympic...



  20. Vancouver 2010 Olympic Cauldron

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver 2010 Olympic Cauldron
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    The cauldron is located on the west side of the International Broadcast Centre at Jack Poole Plaza at Canada Place.



  21. Vancouver 2010 Main Media Centre (MMC)

    Snapshot Title: Vancouver 2010 Main Media Centre (MMC)
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    The Canada Place complex, including the convention centre (East Building) and Port Metro Vancouver facilities, was the workspace for the approximately 2,800 accredited members of the written and photo...



  22. International Broadcast Centre (IBC)

    Snapshot Title: International Broadcast Centre (IBC)
    Taken by: Ronnie Miranda

    Image: Vancouver 2010 Olympics Media Centre & Vancouver Skyline
    Image Owner: Ronnie Miranda



    Description:

    The International Broadcast Centre, housed in the west building of the Vancouver Convention Centre, providedg workspace for some 7,000 accredited broadcasters and technicians for coverage of the 2010...