Cover photo
Verified name
Billy Wilson
Works at
Attended Algoma University College
Lives in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
1,548,375 followers|40,584,317 views


Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Gros Horloge, Rouen, France
This 14th century astronomical clock in Normandy really caught my attention as I was continuing to go through some more Google Street View exploration of France. I find the architecture of Rouen to be remarkable. Here's a link to explore this spot yourself:,1.0914372,3a,90y,294.94h,117.09t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1sO2UGacIup3xSrGtqaMel0w!2e0!7i13312!8i6656
cesar giron's profile photo
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
I decided to go out cycling today to see some fall colours. It was an enjoyable ride aside from the wind. The stream in the photos is the Root River. 
Rebecca' Walker's profile photoTony Catano's profile photoRouge Official's profile photoTonya Bill's profile photo
Great photos. :)
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
As I've been continuing work on my projects and exploring places in Spain on Google Street View, I came across a mountainous area of Cantabria that I've been enjoying quite a bit. There are numerous little villages composed of stone scattered across the dynamic landscape. I've also noticed a large number of off road vehicles in the area. 
Billy Wilson's profile photomuhammed zakary's profile photoRebecca' Walker's profile photo
Give her chance pls 
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Here's an overview of the projects and activities that I worked on and partook in over the past week. The screenshot included in this post is of two windows being floated side by side on my desktop. On the left is my places of interest spreadsheet showing how I have some new columns, and on the right is Google Street View imagery of one of my favourite places that I've encountered while working on analyzing Latin America over the past week. 
Pauline Seabi's profile photoIFarm Light Company (ifarm)'s profile photo
P pm
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Here's another beautiful scene via Google Street View that I came across while working on my projects. This one is in Damasco, Colombia, which is a small linear settlement up in the mountains. 
Anil Kumar's profile photoCarlos Cardenas's profile photo
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Another scene in Brazil from Google Street View. This time in São Francisco do Sul in Santa Catarina. It is a charming port town, the oldest in the entire state. I've enjoyed analyzing places in Brazil for a change. 
Martha Perdew's profile photoAnil Kumar's profile photo
Very nice pic !
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Here's an overview of the projects and activities that I worked on and partook in over the past week. The screenshot included in this post shows my data table for continental Europe on the left and a photo from my cycling trip to see the fall colours on the right. On the left you can see how I've added new columns for the administrative divisions of France.
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Fougères, Brittany, France
Here's another scene I came across on Google Street View while working on my projects today. I find the stone masonry and varying heights to be quite charming. Across the street from these houses is a French chateau with a moat. Here's a link to explore this spot yourself:,-1.2098708,3a,75y,237.76h,89.54t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1svpdaWwKiCJtEw6Gfc1SdUA!2e0!7i13312!8i6656
Dave Wilson's profile photodrnajib toor's profile photo
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Iguazu Falls
Thanks to Google Street View, you can also check out some of the more famous waterfalls around the world. This one is situated on the border between Argentina and Brazil. You can explore the waterfall yourself here:,-54.4379711,3a,75y,228.28h,77.85t/data=!3m6!1e1!3m4!1siZz1SoLBuoym13GjjO7Qug!2e0!7i13312!8i6656
NILAY GAMIT's profile photoReto Heggendorn's profile photoRetno P NA Soechtoerihadiqno's profile photomjmmorales's profile photo
The rainbow God sign he'll never flood the entire earth again
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Here's a Google Street View scene in San Luis Potosi, Mexico that I came across today while continuing to work on the places of interest list for my research projects. The city has a number of lovely large stone buildings. 
mansingh rajput's profile photoG D NITHI (SURYA)'s profile photoRouge Official's profile photolexytonia timothy's profile photo
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
Here's a scene I came across in Aguadas, Colombia on Google Street View while continuing to work on the places of interest list for my research projects. I don't see fog too often on Google Street View. This place is situated high up in the mountains. 
Add a comment...

Billy Wilson

Shared publicly  - 
I just began to work on analyzing the places that I find to be of interest outside of what I define as the "DESW" or "Developed English Speaking World" in my population data research projects. This particular scene that I came across while working on this is in Cidade de Goiás, Goiás, Brazil. It is a UNESCO World Heritage site due to its interesting Baroque architecture, traditions, and natural beauty. Analyzing these places has felt like such a relieving change after focusing exclusively on Canada, the USA, British Isles, Australia, New Zealand, and the southern portion of the African continent. 
Add a comment...
In his circles
4,194 people
Have him in circles
1,548,375 people
Delio Benitez's profile photo
Nalin Viraj's profile photo
Amine Dhoura's profile photo
Jackie Trevino's profile photo
sylvie collin's profile photo
Mohammed Ahmed's profile photo
kartika dewi's profile photo
Michelle Maderal's profile photo
Raunil Jain's profile photo
  • Algoma University College
    Chemistry and Biology, 2007 - 2011
Basic Information
October 31, 1989
I follow my passions.

I follow my passions & do a wide variety of different projects including:

I'm proud to have a bachelor's degree in chemistry & biology despite having disabilities (ADHD, OCD, anxiety disorder, & depression). I’m based in a place 500 km away from any notable city where people don’t understand why anyone would try to reach out online. Fitting in with the world hasn’t come easy to me & I consider the internet to be my home. I’d love to be friends. Get to know Billy Wilson video

Random Facts: 

  • I don’t drink alcohol.
  • I'm working on an inspirational video series about mental disabilities.
  • I believe the greatest strength is in admitting your weakness.
  • Nothing makes me happier than someone showing true appreciation for who I am & what I do.
  • I explore Google Street View until 4am in the morning to unwind.
  • I’d like to be in love.
  • My favourite video games as a child were Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past & Super Mario World.
  • I have a giant cat named Tibby that makes appearances in all of my shows.
  • It makes me feel so good when people are excited to meet each other on my show.
  • I’m extremely introverted.
  • Maps, coins, & Digimon cards are some of the things I’ve collected over my life.
  • I used to love to have late night snacks of light peanut butter & old cheddar on soda crackers.
  • Not a Religious Person.
  • I began to get more into photography around 2007/2008 when I got my first digital cameras.
  • Halloween baby. 
  • I love the use of trains for public transportation. 
  • As a small child I had a thing for fancy liquor bottles & wanted all of my birthday cakes to have ornamental ones on them. 
  • I make my own maple syrup in the springtime.
  • I can name every country currently in the world. 
  • I was diagnosed with anxiety & depression around 7-8 years old.
  • As a child I loved Winnie the Pooh & Thomas the Tank Engine.
  • I was a Boy Scout.
  • As a child I loved reading Garfield comic books. 
  • I love model trains!
  • I love pumpkin pie, cheesecake, butter tarts, peanut butter, lemon meringue pie, naomi bars, & fruit cake. 
  • My likes in music change based on my mood & what's going on in my life. 
  • I love finding waterfalls nobody knows about. I also have a fascination for running water in general.
  • I don’t eat butter or margarine.
  • I like places where human environments & water meet. 
  • A better understanding of my life & passions can be found by reading my short free ebook. (download for any decent quality)
  • I don't drive.
  • One of my biggest fears is being in a room filled with balloons and excited children. The anticipation...
  • I was diagnosed with ADHD at 6 years of age. 
  • I've never owned a mobile phone or texted before.
  • I feel like my variety show is a reflection of my own distracted fleeting ADHD self bouncing around.
  • I'm afraid of needles.
  • I like independent artists making their own path & people who do things they love.
  • During adolescence my favourite video games were the Prince of Persia Sands of Time Series & Grand Theft Auto games.
  • I was bullied.
  • Since a small child I've always liked things that looked realistic & accurate.
  • I have body image issues. 
  • I love to fish really tiny streams for brook trout.
  • Never been into sports.
  • I’m obsessed with pre-1900 architecture mostly from the English speaking world. (my drawings) Victorian & Georgian architecture excites me. 

If you'd like to help support me, my family, projects, & my cat Mr. Tibby, you can become a patron to my work on Patreon. You'll be helping me continue to follow my passions & know that there are people out there who support & care about me & my work. You can also make one time donations through Paypal

Bragging rights
I have a bachelor's degree in chemistry & biology despite having mental disabilities.
Independent Researcher, Mental Health Advocate, Photographer, Writer
Photography, Social Media, Community, Photoshop,
    Independent Researcher, Photographer, etc., present
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Billy Wilson's +1's are the things they like, agree with, or want to recommend.
Panoramio - Photo of Spencer House London - England

Photo-sharing community. Discover the world through photos.

TerryLynn Melody

Singer Songwriter Americana Music

Google + Variety Show - This Friday!

I'm so excited to tell you all that this Friday I am going to be a part of the longest running Google + Hangout Variety Show! It's put on ev

Google Chrome

Moving the web forward

Toyota USA

Committed to quality and listening to you. Share your thoughts and experiences!


Pepsi and the evolution of digital consumer engagement

The LittleBigFund

Giving little actions a big impact.

Billy Wilson Photography

I'm a photographer who enjoys finding beauty in everything.


Interesting content for interesting people


News and updates on Google's products, technology and more

Canadians on Google+

Since I haven't found many Canadians on Google+ I want to start this list to showcase some Canadians. To find Canadians I am looking on prof

Northeast megalopolis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Northeast megalopolis. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Jump to: navigation, search. The Northeast megalopolis along the northern Atla

James Olmos Music

James Olmos Music - a blog about his musical journey and original acoustic music.

Performing on The Billy Wilson Show science special | Meri Amber

Today I performed on The Billy Wilson Show, the same show that I made my first Google+ hangout performance debut. I was absolutely stoked to

The Billy Wilson

Well it's been 10 days since I started the blog, I've made 2 posts, and tried looking at other people's blogs to see what they're doing. So

10 TOP Google+ Photographs for June 11

10 awesome TOP photos published by Google+ photography enthusiasts on June 11.

Panoramio - Photos by Billy Wilson

Photo-sharing community. Discover the world through photos.

Billy Wilson Photography

I'm a fine art photographer based in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada. In photography my areas of interest change as my inspiration shifts,

Google Photos

Making photo sharing awesome!

15 TOP Google+ Photos for November 9 | Plus Extract

Do you wonder what are the TOP photos published by G+ photography enthusiasts on November 9?