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Kris Krüg – Galiano Island, British Columbia, Canada



Techartist, quasi-sage, cyberpunk anti-hero from the future.



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Vancouver South By Southwest Party at The Waldorf Hotel

Tue, 04 Jan 2011 20:18:38 +0000

SXSW Interactive has announced a pre-event parties happening in Vancouver in January. The plan to throw a bash in as many cities as we can before the event happens in March but one of the first one kicks off in Vancouver at the historic Waldorf Hotel. If we’re lucky… the Waldorf’s ‘Five Secret World’s‘ art Read More ...

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Social Media Documentarian

Mon, 17 Jan 2011 23:08:53 +0000

In my ongoing struggle define what it is I do in a neat little package I’ve increasingly found myself using the words ‘Social Media Documentarian‘. Based on the spirit of the idea that ‘if you don’t stick it on the internet it didn’t really happen’, essentially this made-up term refers to the fact that there Read More ...

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What we leave behind is our digital footprint…

Tue, 01 Feb 2011 19:42:01 +0000

Our future is being documented by us in our present. Each and everyone of us who has a digital camera, a cellphone, a computer or even a camera phone has the task of creating our living digital history in real time. Our digital landscape has changed drastically from the meaningless dribble that once was in Read More ...

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CBC Interview: Plastic Pollution & The Oceans

Sat, 02 Apr 2011 07:06:18 +0000

I was interviewed on CBC Radio’s ‘On The Coast’ w/ Stephen Quinn this week. Here’s the audio transcript set to some of my behind-the-scenes photos of the filming of the Midway Documentary.

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A rolling stone gathers no moss.

Wed, 27 Apr 2011 20:00:26 +0000

Perpetual. Motion. Machine. 2011 has been an amazing adventure. I’m just wrapping up 8 weeks on the road and headed off again tomorrow bright and early to South America. I’m long overdue for a blog post so I thought I take some time to update you on what I’ve been up to and what I’ve Read More ...

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Workin With The United Nations On A Digital Crowdsourcing Campaign to Stop HIV / AIDS

Sat, 19 Nov 2011 15:33:39 +0000

In May I visited Bamako, Mali in West Africa where I keynoted the. I gave a presentation titled “What Can The HIV/AIDS Movement Lean From Green/Climate Movement About Online Activism?” This was my first trip to Africa and my first time working with UNAIDS. To say that I learned a lot and had my horizons Read More ...

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This Is East Van #Community #Art #YVR

Fri, 06 Jul 2012 17:39:49 +0000

Summer is here in Canada. I’ve been spending lots of time fishing and gardening out on Galiano Island… but a big part of my heart (and my photography studio) still live at The Waldorf Hotel in East Vancouver, British Columbia Canada. East Van is well known for it’s rich cultural heritage including a rich homegrown Read More ...

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Sunning & Surfing in Baja Mexico

Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:09:45 +0000

Que onda cabron! I just got back from 2 weeks in Baja with a couple of my best buddies. This is the 2nd trip I’ve taken there this year and like the 10th time I’ve been to Mexico in the past few years. Mi español es todavía muy mal, pero estos viajes me ofrecen una Read More ...

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Preparation Under Way For South By Southwest 2014 in Austin, Texas

Thu, 22 Aug 2013 19:28:19 +0000

I’ve probably worn nearly every hat at South By Southwest over the past 10 years. Attendee, exhibitor, speaker, photographer & advisor. It’s one of my fav weeks of the whole year and the planning for ‘next year’ always starts as soon as ‘this year’ is over A great time to learn, party, see old friends Read More ...

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Pilot School – Flying in the Direction of my Dreams

Sat, 14 Sep 2013 16:03:55 +0000

Recently I was smoking a doobie with Richard Branson last week week and I was telling him that when I was a kid I had always dreamt of being and pilot. I told him I thought the future was upon us now because children born today may grow up to be pilots for his company Virgin Read More ...

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The Cobbler’s Children Have No Shoes

Tue, 14 Apr 2015 02:26:35 +0000

For the first time in years, I’m making some crucial updates around here. This website sat for many years, untouched. 12 years in fact since I launched this site and started blogging. It held up pretty well all things considered. It’s been online consistently since then with the exception of 2 small hacker outages. Time Read More ...

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Media Literacy & Digital Storytelling Workshops w/ the Youth of Galiano & Penelakut Islands

Tue, 21 Apr 2015 00:01:09 +0000

For the past couple years I’ve been involved w/ a rad organization called AMES that provides Digital Storytelling & Media Literacy workshops & programming for school age youths. Last year we launched a project called SalishHarvest.com and this year we’ve been working on a new project called Digital Foraging. The Digital Foraging project aims to document the stories Read More ...

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Galiano Island’s New Outdoor Lifestyle Brand – King Fisher Apparel

Mon, 27 Apr 2015 18:54:26 +0000

For the past 5 years I’ve spent almost all my ‘downtime’ on the water w/ Galiano Island‘s Ryan McQuillan of Salish Sea Charters. We’ve developed a great friendship and spent copious of time fishing, exploring and making photos and videos of our adventures… much to the chagrin of local salmon. On a typical day we’ll rise Read More ...

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Engineering Serendipity interview w/ Chris Coldewey

Wed, 29 Apr 2015 16:54:57 +0000

To say that a few things have fallen through the cracks around here over the years is a bit of an understatement. With the explosion of options for social networking, posting things online and keeping in touch w/ people there’s been many posts that I’d ‘meant to’ write that never saw the light of day. Well, Read More ...

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RECAP: 2015 King Fisher Galiano Island Salmon Classic Fishing Derby

Tue, 05 May 2015 20:58:07 +0000

Sunshine, whales, great BBQ, bonfires and winter Chinook Salmon weighing in the mid-high teens. What more could a group of fisherpeeps want? Big prize money, a bunch of money raised for charity and a fun laid-back island vibe? Yeah, the 2015 King Fisher Galiano Island Salmon Classic fishing derby at Montague Harbour Marina on Galiano Island had Read More ...

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What is the unique value that female artists bring to electronic dance music?

Fri, 14 Aug 2015 16:35:35 +0000

By combining ecstatic energy and feminine artistry, talented young women in the electronic dance music scene are harbingers for the emerging paradigm. Friends of mine have been working for a couple years on a feature-length documentary film about girl DJs and music producers called Amplify Her. The film is making great progress. Productions is complete Read More ...

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Aerial Photography: Combining my loves for flying and making photos!

Tue, 08 Sep 2015 20:26:38 +0000

For the past few years I’ve been learning to fly airplanes. Simultaneously over same past several years there has been a revolution in powerful cameras mounted miniature remote controlled helicoptors (DRONES or DOVES) specifically in the area of aerial photography and videography.  This Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) technology has become cheap, user-friendly and safe. How lucky am to Read More ...

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Folsom California Christmas Bird Inventory 2015

Sun, 03 Jan 2016 19:22:31 +0000

The following birds were viewed and identified in Folsom, California between the dates of December 24-27, 2015. Some were spotted eating out of the feeders in my mother’s backyard garden while others were hanging out over the fence in the wetlands greenspace along the Humbug Willow Creek Trail behind her suburban home. I used The Audubon Read More ...

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#BookWorms & #WordNerds Unite on Galiano Island for 2016 Literary Festival

Wed, 13 Jan 2016 18:34:01 +0000

One of the most interesting events I’m involved with over here on Galiano Island is our upcoming Galiano Island Literary Festival. Last year I attended all the sessions and made photos of the author’s and guests and shared them online on behalf of the Galiano Island Books. We’re gearing up for this years festival and Read More ...

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Phillimore Point Galiano Island Summer 2016 Bird Inventory

Thu, 11 Aug 2016 21:46:54 +0000

The following 24 birds were observed and identified at Phillimore Point on Galiano Island in British Columbia Canada during the summer of 2016. Some were spotted eating out of the feeders in my backyard garden while others were hanging out in the trees around my cabin while other seabirds were seen soaring over or floating upon the Read More ...

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