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Hobbits

If you have followed my blog over the years you’ll realize my husband Ron and I enjoy going for drives over back roads around Oregon and Washington. I wanted to return to Cottage Grove to make some more photos of … Continue reading

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pumpkin time

A couple of weeks ago my husband and I went to the Pumpkin Patch on Sauvie Island to choose some pumpkins for our front porch.  The problem is, we are having unseasonably hot and sunny weather. So under a bright blue sky … Continue reading

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It’s Saturday in Portland

It’s just a typical summer Saturday in Portland with people enjoying the fountains, the waterfront and street performers. Once again I throw my plastic lens Holga camera in my purse because it is light and easy. The problem is that … Continue reading

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In the Darkroom

Yep, I am finally taking a class on developing and printing my own film. Starting with black and white and maybe I’ll move on to color, but the more I see prints in black in white the less I want … Continue reading

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My Hasselblad at the beach

I got my film back from the lab, scanned the negatives and removed the dust spots. Removing the dust spots and stray hairs is so tedious. I have a filter running in my office, I clean the negatives and the scanner … Continue reading

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going to the beach with plastic

I love taking my plastic Holga cameras when I go to the beach. I don’t have to worry about the sand or salt water ruining my camera or lenses. I just shake off the sand and blow off the water. … Continue reading

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In search of yellow

I’ve been spending a lot of time looking up in to the skies above Portland in search of that yellow sphere that should be warming our minds and bodies at this time of year, but it has been as elusive … Continue reading

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