Nature Photography by Martin Ryer

Monthly Archives: August 2014

My cousin Kevin Ryer has made some pretty interesting discoveries in his pursuit of metal detecting and hidden gems in Nova Scotia, items long forgotten about or lost that hold historical significance. Below are some of his most impressive finds.¬†I think this is a valuable and fascinating past time and I applaud Kevin for his sense of adventure and discovery. A cache of 23 Newfoundland nickels, 2 Canadian nickels and 1 Canadian… Read More

My most sincere thanks to Nova Scotia artist, painter and friend Wendy Crocker for our commission. Her chosen title “Elements” is reflected well in the synonyms of the word – aspect, detail, matter and principal all of which I pondered during this very moment in July of 2013 on Vargas Island in Clayoquot Sound. After being wind and ocean swept while kayaking I was stranded for the night on this remote island… Read More

An exceptional documentary showcasing the importance of the annual migration of Salmon along the Pacific Coast. This has long been considered one of the most profound migrations of any living creature on Earth and it’s been happening by the tens of millions and for thousands of years. Without the Salmon, there would be nothing.  

I stumbled across this in British Columbia Magazine, definitely a place to see, visit and if you can help support the effort to protect.