Emanuel Smedbøl is a Vancouver-based graphic designer and photographer whose work often straddles the intersection of art and adventure. Hailing from the remote mountain valleys of interior British Columbia, his photos exhibit an evocative blend of wide-eyed small-town charm, sweeping rugged vistas, and laid-back pleasures of everyday moments. His magnificent landscape and lifestyle photography has a powerful personal appeal, resonating with warmth and deep nostalgia. He sometimes dreams about getting a car and the places he would go. Vancouver Island, Northern BC, the Yukon, the American Southwest, Nashville, Kamchatka are on the top of his list. He says “The day spreads out before you like a map.” on his Instagram which is full of impressive images. Now take a cup of tea and enjoy our selection of his best images.