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Shane Philip


Shane is the owner of Island Soul Films based on Vancouver Island. He creatively captures the essence of life in the Comox Valley both through his lens and in the editing room. Shane is a father, fitness enthusiast, trail runner, hiker, cyclist, and skier. All of which directly influence his outlook on life in the Comox Valley.

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Words by Zoë Cooper
Photo by Shane Philip
Dancer and teacher Cathy Stoyko’s many cultural contributions include a multi-purpose space in Cumberland dedicated to inclusivity and creative freedom....

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