Tag Archives: life

Isolation Pinhole

I’ve been in isolation for a month. I’ve left my house two times during this time, once to go to the post office and drop off film for developing, and the other to take my husband to the hospital for … Continue reading

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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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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 … Continue reading

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Our 4th

I feel lucky to live in a ‘Leave it to Beaver’ neighborhood in the Pacific NW. One hour from the mountains and one hour from the beach, but on the 4th of July each year I like to stay home … Continue reading

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Playing with glass

My husband and I inherited some glass slides/negatives and I am slowly scanning them.  I am guessing that these were taken around the turn of the 20th century…late 1890’s and early 1900’s. We think most of these were taken in … Continue reading

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a girlie room

If I am having a bad night’s sleep I sometimes like to go crawl into the antique white iron bed my brother gave me and treat myself like a guest. Do you ever wonder if your guests feel welcome in … Continue reading

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Versatile Blogger Award

I was recently nominated for the “Versatile Blogger Award” by Ashley Paige who blogs at http://www.fortheloveofwunderlust.wordpress.com. I am honored. I sometimes wonder if anyone reads my blog. In return, I need to do four things: nominate 15 other bloggers, tell … Continue reading

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Reflecting on life

in a split second This is a photo of two people sitting in a coffee shop, enjoying their coffee, and reading. A second before this I had taken an image of them, sharp, clear and in focus. Then I changed … Continue reading

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