Tag Archives: Portland

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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Timbers season opens soon

The Portland Timbers had a lousy season last year. They went from being MLS Champs to finishing the season without even making the play-offs. I’ve noticed this seems to happen whenever a team makes it to the top. The next … 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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Busy year

I am not a fan of New Year’s resolutions, but have to admit that I do hope to spend more time on my photography and on my blog. I really fell down in 2015, lacking creativity, inspiration and little to … Continue reading

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Fleeting Summer

The summer is speeding past and I haven’t blogged in almost a month. I’ve been busy with rowing at Trillium Lake, Rose Festival in Portland, short little trips around Oregon, to the mountains and the beach. To be honest I … Continue reading

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