Photos – Light Up Chinatown, Vancouver, Sept 11-12 2021
– photos by Kirk Chantraine
A fantastic revitalization effort for Vancouver’s Chinatown brought amazing food, music, performance and many activities to the neighbourhood after a tough year and a half of COVID. Bright Noise was there to document the fun!
Kirk Chantraine is a Canadian photographer and software developer currently based in Vancouver, British Columbia. He graduated from Vancouver Film School for 3D Animation in 2004 and has been working in the Visual Effects industry ever since with companies such as Electronic Arts and Disney. Over the last few years Kirk has exhibited his photographic works in San Francisco and Vancouver. A music aficionado and vinyl junkie, Kirk shoots live music and performance at an inhuman pace across North America for Bright Noise , along with landscape and portraiture. If you're buying: gin-and-tonics. He is @kchantraine on Twitter.