street walking

I don’t really have much to say about these photos. I was downtown Portland last week and took along my Leica MP and some Kodak Portra 160 film. These are some of the shots I took. I usually tweak my photos just a bit in Lightroom but decided to post these straight out of the camera after I scanned them on my Epson V850.

From Pioneer Courthouse Square:







From NW 23rd:



walking through the Pearl district:


Fullers Coffee Shop. I’ve been dining here for more than 40 years


memorial to U of O’s Steve Prefontaine


our streetcar is a great way to get around downtown


Oh Oh, someone’s in trouble


It’s a dog’s life

I noticed these patterns in an office building:


Once a month I visit the Portland Art Museum for the Photography Council’s Brown Bag lunch and presentation by an enthusiastic photographer and then I wander around downtown until it is time to catch MAX, public transport, and head home.


About gretchen

I love living in the Pacific Northwest being close to the mountains and the ocean. My hobbies include photography, travel, reading, biking, walking and gardening. I am an Anglophile at heart and try to visit the UK often. My camera goes everywhere with me. I use both digital and film cameras.
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