Category Archives: Oregon

My Mother’s camera

I will admit, I had a wonderful childhood. My Mother was the image maker in our family and I remember her always getting the newest camera. She didn’t have expensive cameras and developing was quite expensive in the 50’s and … Continue reading

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Wine country

Oregon rivals Napa Valley, California, for its award winning wines. Head out the back roads in the Willamette Valley and you’ll come across winery after winery. And that’s how we found this one, Colene Clemens. I really just wanted to … Continue reading

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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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4×5 pinhole work

Spent my weekend making some 4 x 5 images with my Titan Pinhole camera. My constraints included making photos within 10 miles of my home. Typically when I am out and about making photos I travel much further away from … Continue reading

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Halloweentown Part II

Yesterday I shared pinhole images of my trip to Halloweentown. Today I thought I’d share some photos of some of the characters I met while I was there. (all photos were taken with my Hasselblad 500Cm and Fuji 400 film. … Continue reading

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Halloweentown, Part I

In the town of St Helens, Oregon, just a few miles west of Portland, the people go all out for Halloween. The movie “Halloweentown” was filmed there and so every year thousands of people descend on this little sleepy community. … Continue reading

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roads less traveled

Back in September my husband and I spent some time around Fort Rock, in Southern Oregon. We had never spent any time there and so spent a week driving down dirty, rocky back roads. We discovered beautiful landscapes, rock formations … Continue reading

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