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Ballard with my MP

Took a short trip to Seattle last weekend to attend a couple of Leica events at both Glazer’s Camera and Leica Bellevue. Both presentations were well worth the drive north from Portland. While I was there I also tagged along … Continue reading

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Inheritance isn’t always about money

Part 1 My husband was lucky enough to inherit some glass plates from his Mom who had a friend whose lodger was once in the entrainment industry.  The family’s last name was Goulet, and yes a relative of the singer … Continue reading

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Finally a Pinhole Mayhem Meet-up

Because I have been laid up for months I have not been able to take part in the monthly pinhole camera meet-ups with Donna and Monica. In July we decided on a pool meeting that meant I wouldn’t have to … 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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3rd annual OES walk

With temperatures in the 90’s, eight Old English Sheepdogs, their owners and friends, gathered in downtown Portland for the 3rd annual OES walk. We meet up at Jamison Park in the Pearl District and slowly work our way up to … Continue reading

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It’s Independence Day in the USA

My neighborhood in Oregon celebrates the 4th of July each year with a parade, barbecue, games and fireworks. It’s like small town America but we live in the city.  It’s a great time for everyone to get out and meet … Continue reading

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