Category Archives: coast

Exercising the Trio

I spent the weekend in Astoria, Oregon, at the mouth of the Columbia River. Astoria has a very long maritime history and was, at one time, a fish canning capitol. Over the decades the town has declined and there are … Continue reading

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Beach in pinhole

I do love using my Zero Image pinhole camera at the beach. I like how the water becomes smooth and the people look ghost-like. It’s all due to the long exposures needed when using a pinhole camera. These photos were … Continue reading

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When it all goes wrong

Last week I spent two days at the coast making images with my Hasselblad 500 CM and a NEW back. Big mistake. I have never had a problem with film backs for my Hassie, but it seems this one was … Continue reading

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Beach trip

I noticed the weather was going to be dry and sunny at the Oregon coast on Tuesday and Wednesday so I decided I needed to go. I wasn’t ready for such warm temperatures and happily discovered I didn’t need my … Continue reading

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Dory Days

Yesterday was the 40th Dory Days Celebrations at Cape Kiwanda. It started with a parade through the town of Pacific City and ended with music and a fish fry on the beach. Cape Kiwanda is unique because the dories are … Continue reading

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