Field Notes/

Observations from the wild.

A collection of films, images, and stories from our experiences in nature and business - most often with amazing humans up to amazing things. Enjoy.
Plastic Beach | A film about ocean plastics on BC's coast / January 28th , 2020
It is estimated that there is currently 1.2 million pounds of plastic in the Clayoquot Sound, and the amount of debris washing in is rising exponentially each year. Plastic Beach is an overview of Clayoquot CleanUp's beach cleaning process over the course of several weeks, from collecting and sorting the debris, to the final stage of slinging it off the shores to be recycled and repurposed.
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The Fortune Wild - Film / January 28th , 2020
One-third documentary, one-third surf and adventure film and one-third storybook wander into the unknown, The Fortune Wild is a beautiful and slightly eccentric look at what makes the West Coast so priceless and so worthy to protect.
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In the Wild with Mason Mashon / January 27th , 2020
Mason Mashon is an adventure adventure photographer and athlete based out of beautiful Whistler, BC. Mason is a long time supporter of ecologyst- we met up with him at our new shop in Olympic Plaza. He took us up one of his favourite local spots for a casual ride on a warm summer night, sporting our bucket hat and cotton flannel.
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To the Mountains | Whistler / January 27th , 2020
Coastal forests, mountain ranges, and glacial peaks, Whistler has it all and we’re stoked to finally have a permanent location in our favourite mountain town.⁣ ⁣ Stop by the shop and let us gear you up with a uniform for enjoying the outdoors.
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What's Your Wild? - Ben Byers / January 27th , 2020
We took to the mountains of Squamish, BC, to spend some time with mountain biker, trail builder, and van dweller Ben Byers. This is why Ben thinks living amongst the trees is the best therapy money can't buy.
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Into the Thicket | A Skate Ramp in BC's Old Growth Forest / January 27th , 2020

'Into the Thicket' chronicles the journey of a few skateboarders' trek into the forests of Vancouver Island to skate a ramp constructed using the surrounding environment and a few other materials.

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The Lifecycle of a T-Shirt: How To Repair Your Own Clothing / February 9th , 2016
Around 10.5 million tons of clothing goes into landfills each year and only about 15% of clothing is donated or consigned. Only about half of the clothing that is donated or consigned is worn again. To extend the life of your clothing, learning a few simple tricks to repair them can make a huge difference...
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Pulling the Plastic Thread / January 23rd , 2020
Are your yoga pants killing you? Seriously. It’s a question we need to start asking ourselves. It’s a little-known fact that most fabrics used in lifestyle clothing are made from plastic. And plastic is made from oil...
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For Every One, A purpose / January 18th , 2020
When ecologyst put their weight behind Pacific Wild and the B.C. herring fishing moratorium, we were told that it wasn’t our fight. We are, after all, a clothing company. Why should we get a say in industrial fishing practices? I answer back: why shouldn’t we?...
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Live among the trees - an ecologyst film / December 28th , 2019
A short film that follows a couple of folks enjoying the things that make the West Coast of Vancouver Island so special - early mornings, great coffee, woodfire tubs, rain forest hikes, and foraged food.
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The Night Before - An ecologyst film / December 17th , 2019
Have you ever wondered what goes down when you place an order with us? Well, since the holidays are upon us we wanted to show you the magic we put into each and every parcel.
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Newest cafe in Whistler, offering thoughtfully chosen ingredients & a welcoming atmosphere / August 13th , 2019

Coffee, toasts, and plenty of gear for enjoying the outdoors. Find your new morning ritual at the newest cafe in Whistler. 

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