Archive: July 2011 Archives - Commercial Photographer Nick Grier | Vancouver, WA and Portland, OR

Day in the life, Clark County Fire and Rescue

Vancouver, WA Photojournalism As a Vancouver native, and as a commercial photographer, I had the great opportunity last week to join Clark County Fire and Rescue on a practice burn of two derelict houses. My younger sister has been a firefighter/paramedic for years now, and I finally got a chance to experience what it's like in a real-life situation. So basically I got to follow around the dozen or so firefighters and cadets as they practiced lighting, analyzing, and putting out fires in one of the homes for a few hours. Never have I had so much fun getting soaking wet in a burning building! You...

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