Category Archives: Portland

My city. I like street photography……mostly candid. I also like the architecture of the city.

Before the big bloom

Every March photographers swarm to the Portland waterfront to capture photos of the cherry trees which seem to signal the start of Spring. This year has been wet and cold so the trees are a little late blooming. I managed … Continue reading

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testing

With our one dry day since January I decided to take my new Wista  4×5 camera  out for a test run. I was testing several lenses, setting up the camera in one spot and not moving, so I could evaluate … Continue reading

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An afternoon in Portland

Spending an afternoon wandering around Portland with my Olympus OM1 and 35 mm Ilford film. Half the fun of using film is that you don’t really know what you’ll get until you develop the film. Sometimes I’m happy with my … Continue reading

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Pinhole Mayhem 2016

It’s been a few months since my Pinhole Mayhem group has managed an outing. I was traveling in England for 7 weeks and then when I came home we were busy with Christmas and then the weather turned. Each time … Continue reading

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a few more from the cherry trees

These will be the last images I post this year of the cherry trees along the SW waterfront in Portland. The first three were taken with my Hasselblad 500CM and Kodak Portra 160 film. The last two were taken using … Continue reading

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PDX carpet update

So today is the big day in Portland. Yep, it’s the start of the carpet removal at the PDX airport. I doubt there would be any other city in the US making this event a ‘headline news story’. We are … Continue reading

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Getting back

I’ve been away from blogging here, on 52 rolls and on Flickr for over a month. I just felt I needed a break. I think many of us can admit, the computer takes up a lot of our time. Don’t … Continue reading

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