Tag Archives: Oregon

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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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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Pinhole meetup

Back on January 28th I took part in a pinhole meet-up with a few photographers from Portland and Seattle. We met at a Chinese restaurant in Portland and then moved on to the Lone Fir Cemetery to make some pinhole … Continue reading

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Widelux in Astoria

Made a little trip to Astoria, Oregon, last weekend to see the amazing Platinum-palladium prints of Austin Granger being shown at Light Box gallery. If you are in the area and get a chance please go see his beautiful work. … 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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Lensbaby Affair

It’s been many years since I bought my first Lensbaby lens. I had the Control Freak and then the first Composer. I always had a bit of trouble with the focus, but did enjoy using the lenses and optics. It … Continue reading

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spending time in alleys

Worldwide Pinhole Photography Day is coming up fast. It’s the last weekend in April and this year one of the cities hosting the event is Norwich, England. Our host is asking each of us, if we want, to submit 5 … Continue reading

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