Our “View From Your Window” Project Finally Gets A Gallery

October 28, 2010.


Once a week for several months now we’ve been posting the photographs that reveal the views from your windows. Whether a back alley or a sandy beach, we’ve been stoked to see where you’ve been coming from. Rather than continuing to archive them individually (which was stupid), we’re now dropping all into a single gallery so you can – in a pinch – check out what your fellows are seeing at their most contemplative. Take a look below and share yours after the leap…

  • Reader T.R. | Above Coal Harbour | 6pm | Vancouver, BC
  • Scout Central (our own view)
  • Main St. Vancouver, BC 811pm
  • Hastings Sunrise Vancouver, BC 745pm
  • West End Vancouver 1030am
  • Mt. Pleasant Vancouver 1000am
  • West End Vancouver 1030am
  • Woodward’s Building, Gastown Vancouver 915am
  • Reader W.E. Venables Vancouver 447pm
  • Reader F.R. West Vancouver, BC 5pm
  • Reader M.S. Mosquito Creek, North Vancouver 5pm
  • Reader S.L. Yukon and 27th Vancouver 7pm
  • From reader O.L. Paradise Valley Squamish 1024am
  • Reader J.M. Sentinel Hill West Vancouver 830pm
  • Reader K.M. Hastings East Vancouver 620am
  • Reader G.V. Commercial Drive Vancouver 1020am
  • Reader G.P. West End Vancouver 200pm
  • Reader J.D. Victoria Drive Vancouver 850pm
  • Reader A.H. Commercial Drive Vancouver 100pm
  • Reader A.F. False Creek Vancouver 805pm
  • Reader T.L. Mt. Pleasant Vancouver 545pm
  • Reader O.L. Catania Sicily 202pm
  • Reader A.M. Long Beach Lodge Tofino 850pm
  • Reader M.R. Saanich, BC 1200pm
  • Reader J.E. Main and Kingsway Vancouver, BC 500am
  • Reader A.H. East Vancouver, BC 932am
  • Reader M.S. North Vancouver, BC 300am
  • Reader J.M. Mount Pleasant Vancouver, BC 800pm
  • Reader M.B. Maple Tree Square Vancouver, BC 107pm
  • Reader A.C. South Granville Vancouver, BC 1134pm
  • Reader B.B. Strathcona Vancouver, BC 1150am
  • Reader W.U. Mt. Pleasant Vancouver, BC 915pm
  • Reader T.D.M Naramata, BC 500pm
  • Reader J.B Seattle, Washington, USA 915pm
  • Reader B.M Richmond, BC Afternoon
  • Reader M.P. 15th and Fraser Vancouver, BC 1015pm
  • Reader K.K. Naramata Bench The Okanagan Valley, BC 745pm
  • Reader M.B. Gastown Vancouver, BC 1230pm
  • Reader J.C. East Hastings Vancouver, BC 1230pm
  • Reader B.R. Mackenzie Beach Tofino, BC 900am
  • Reader G.H. Main at 16th Vancouver, BC 930am
  • Reader S.L. somewhere near Calgary, Alberta 930am
  • Reader P.H.  Dundarave  West Vancouver, BC  630pm
  • Reader S.F.  Whytecliff  West Vancouver, BC  1000am
  • Reader E.E.  Oak Bay  Victoria, BC  530pm (2)
  • Reader J.M.  Chinatown  Vancouver, BC  1145am
  • Reader A.G.  Gastown  Vancouver, BC  750pm
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  • Reader G.L. Gastown Vancouver, BC 5:32pm
  • Reader LA Tofino BC 1pm
  • Reader DD Gabriola Island BC 758am
  • Reader MB Outside The Bayside Bistro Parksville BC 430pm
  • Reader VL Kitsilano Vancouver BC 345pm
  • Reader JG Oakura Taranaki New Zealand 345pm
  • Reader SS mid-air over the West Side Vancouver BC 1118am
  • Reader CS North Vancouver BC 535pm
  • TC Lok Wah Hong Kong 1034pm
  • Reader KF North Burnaby 730am
  • Reader LM Ribeirao Claro Brazil 434 pm
  • Reader ABR Mount Pleasant Vancouver BC 448pm
  • Reader AP South Granville Vancouver BC 100 pm
  • Reader MF Marais Rue de Temple Paris France 300 pm
  • Reader RG Gastown Fire Escape Vancouver BC 916pm
  • AM St Croix US Virgin Islands 1200pm
  • Reader SD Paia Maui Hawaii USA 615pm
  • Reader MN Amman Jordan 643pm
  • Reader AR Mt Seymour from Deep Cove North Vancouver BC 430pm
  • Reader LN Quebec St Vancouver BC 430pm
  • Reader HS West Hollywood California USA 430pm
  • Reader SC Hamilton St Vancouver BC 612pm
  • Reader A Mission BC Dinner Time
  • Reader LT Main St Vancouver BC
  • Reader AM Copacabana Palace Hotel Rio de Janeiro Brazil 812am
  • Reader KC Lost Lagoon Stanley Park Vancouver BC 1049am
  • Reader MS | Woodwards Gastown Vancouver BC 612pm
  • Reader DB Shangri La Hotel Jakarta Indonesia 553am
  • Reader LV Downtown Cambie St Vancouver BC 2:20pm
  • Reader S.Y. Clark at 3rd Vancouver, BC 6:30pm
  • Reader J.C. Siena, Italy 6:30pm
  • Reader C.W. The Village at False Creek Vancouver, BC 4:25pm
  • Reader C.J. | Water & Cambie | Vancouver, BC | 2:00pm
  • Reader D.B. The Westin, Paris, France 12:00pm
  • Reader T.G. | I am crying. My city is on fire. | Vancouver, BC | 9:30pm
  • Reader S.D | Victory Square | Vancouver, BC | 5:30pm
  • Reader J.I. | Overlooking the lake | Osoyoos, BC | 7:45pm
  • Reader J.R. | East Van Apartment | Vancouver, BC | 7:45pm
  • Reader C.W. | English Bay | Vancouver, BC | 6:00pm
  • Reader C.L. | Keefer Place | Vancouver, BC | 12:55pm
  • Reader S.K. | Looking West towards Lighthouse Park | West Vancouver, BC | 2:37pm
  • Reader J.I. | Sooke, BC | 7:30pm
  • Reader N.F. | Gassy jack Square, Gastown | Vancouver, BC 12:11pm
  • Reader A.L. | Taipei, Taiwan | 6:00am
  • Reader P.K. | Railway Tracks, Gastown | Vancouver, BC | 10:47am
  • Reader M.N. | Returning from Protection Island | 2:00pm
  • A.M. | Summerland, BC | 9:12pm
  • Reader P.D. | Little Elbow Campground, Kananaskis Country | Alberta | 9:02am
  • Reader S.H. | Gagliano Aterno, Abruzzo | Italy | 1:00am
  • Reader K.M. | Kensington Market | Toronto, Ontario | 1:00pm
  • Reader J.I. | Nita Lake | Whistler, BC | 5:45pm
  • Reader I.F. | Petrovac, Montenegro | 10:35am
  • Reader J.M. | Sakinaw Lake | Sunshine Coast, BC | 10:54am
  • Reader M.K. | Crosstown | Vancouver, BC | 3:20pm
  • Reader S.C. | Strathcona | Vancouver, BC | 4:15pm | SHARE YOUR VIEW
  • Reader G.G. | Yaletown | Vancouver, BC | 11:33am
  • Reader S.S. | On a train near Interlaken | Switzerland | 10:21am
  • Reader J.G. | Cambie & 17th | Vancouver, BC | 3:10am
  • Reader K.P. | Strathcona | Vancouver, BC | 8:30am
  • Reader T.V. | Parker St. Studios | East Vancouver, BC | 5:00pm
  • Reader L.A. | Hawks & Pender, Strathcona | East Vancouver, BC | 7:16am
  • Reader L.A. | Willow's Beach | Victoria, BC | 4:30pm
  • Reader I.H. | Regal Kowloon Hotel | Hong Kong | 8:45pm
  • Reader B.M. | Blood Alley, Gastown |Vancouver, BC | 10:45am
  • Reader C.T. | Fraser River | Vancouver, BC | 8:08am
  • Reader V.C. | BC Place Sunrise | Vancouver, BC | 8:25am
  • Reader S.W. | Lonsdale Quay | North Vancouver, BC | 1:30pm
  • Reader R.W. | Buenos Aires, Capital Federal | Argentina | 6:10am
  • Reader D.G. | Gastown, Vancouver | 4:35pm
  • Reader H.P. | Main & 5th | Vancouver, BC | 10:00am
  • Reader E.S. | Art Department, Mammoth Studios | Vancouver, BC
  • Reader A.V. | Harbour Center | Vancouver, BC | 3:48pm
  • Reader M.K. | Victoria Drive | Vancouver, BC | 4:10pm
  • R.K. | Eagles eyeing crow's nest | 5th Avenue, Kitsilano | Vancouver, BC | 11:00am
  • From Z.H. | West End | Vancouver, BC | 4pm
  • From D.P. | West Broadway/Fairview | Vancouver, BC | 4pm
  • From K.L. | Hastings & Boundary | Vancouver, BC
  • From R.M. | Wailea, Hawaii | USA |
  • E.D. | Graveley & Woodland | Vancouver, BC | 3:06pm
  • S.Y. | Victory Square | Vancouver, BC | 3:39pm
  • From D.D. | Carrall & Cordova in Gastown | Vancouver, BC | 11:14pm
  • From S.S. | Dunsmuir | Vancouver, BC | 6:30am
  • From R.J.R | East Hastings (Hastings-Sunrise) | Vancouver, BC | 6:15pm
  • From S.L. | Sheraton Wall Center (31st Floor) | Vancouver, BC | 9:36m
  • From K.Y. | Waterfront (Harbour Centre) | Vancouver, BC | 6:15am
  • R.B. | Davie Village | Vancouver, BC | 7:30pm
  • From C.W. | Deltascoot Scooter Rally musters | Delta, BC | 12:58pm
  • T.L. | Washroom stall at the top of the Standard Hotel | New York, NY | 2:30pm
  • Reader V.R. | helijet traveling from Vancouver to Victoria
  • Reader C.C. | Pendrell Sound, BC | 7:30pm
  • Reader M.L. | Somewhere over Canada on a flight from YYZ to YVR | 7:00am
  • Reader G.T. | Looking west over Stanley Park from Coal Harbour | 5:00pm
  • Reader C.F. | Chancery Place | Vancouver, BC | 10:30am
  • Reader K.T. | Beatty Street | Yaletown | Vancouver, BC | 6:30am
  • Reader J.S. | Somewhere Over The Rocky Mountains | 7pm
  • Reader V.R. | Hotel Vancouver as seen from an office across the street | 3:30pm
  • Reader R.R. | Main at 16th | Vancouver, BC | 12:26pm
  • Reader A.T. | Seabus crossing Burrard Inlet | Vancouver, BC | 4:30pm
  • Reader A.T. | Mount Pleasant | Vancouver, BC | 8:20am
  • Reader A.T. | Mount Pleasant | Vancouver, BC | 8:29pm
  • Reader C.C. | Mustique Island | St. Vincent & The Grenadines | 9:30pm
  • Reader S.B. | Wall St. | East Vancouver | 4:00pm
  • Reader K.K. | Early morning flight from Vancouver to Kelowna | 8:00am
  • Reader C.W. | East 4th Ave. at Commercial Drive | 3:29pm
  • A.M. | The Marais (with peekaboo Pompidou Centre) | Paris, France | 9:00am
  • A.N. | Fairview Slopes | Vancouver, BC | 9:30pm
  • I.F. | In a small cottage in the village of Topola, Serbia | 12:00pm
  • A.M. | State Line, Oregon & California | 8pm
  • Reader K.Q. | Waiting for my float plane | Ganges Harbour, Saltspring island | 7am
  • Reader W.U. | Canmore, Alberta | 7:30am
  • Reader K.K. | Lighthouse Pub | Nanaimo Harbour, BC | 4:58pm
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  • Reader T.R. | Flying into Vancouver from Victoria | 8:00am
  • Reader A.J. | Above Coal Harbour |  9:14am | South Granville | Vancouver, BC
  • A.M. | Sun Tower | 12:55pm
  • M.B. | 2:30pm | Port Kells, BC
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  • L.G. | The West End | 8:00am
  • Reader M.C. | Passing by Livingston Island, Antarctica | 9:33am
  • Reader H.S. | Boulevard Garibaldi | Paris, France | 4:30pm
  • Reader A. F | False Creek | 7:45am
  • Readers F.C. & C.W. | Bidwell St. | English Bay | Vancouver, BC | 7:20pm
  • Reader D.A. | Sunrise in Mount Pleasant | Vancouver, BC | 8pm
  • Reader J.C. | Scout on the Goondocks | Astoria, OR | 3pm
  • T.R. | From the bar, 52 stories up in The Shard | London, UK | 7pm

The View From Your Window is a project inspired by Andrew Sullivan’s compilations over at The Atlantic Monthly, wherein readers from around the world send in photographs of what they can see from their windows. It might seem an obtuse endeavor at first glance, but whenever we browse through the personal “Views” of our readership, we connect in a way that Twitter can’t. And so…we dig it. Share your view by emailing a photo (no less than 585px wide) with a note detailing the time it was taken and the neighbourhood to andrew [at] scoutmagazine [.ca].

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