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The other day my iPhone app alerted me of some potential morning color in the sky.  So, I planned a morning shoot and figured out what time I’d have to get up to make the sunrise.  Well…, per usual I was running a little late.  I thought I could still make it in time for some good color but then got stuck behind a school bus while driving through the neighborhood.  By the time… Read More

A few months ago I had the opportunity to take photos of my nephew (Jake) surfing. I don’t think you can tell from the photos, but I was shooting in the rain. Actually, to say it was raining is an understatement. It was pouring. I had the camera and lens covered with a rainsleeve (www.optechusa.com) and my camera bag inside a garbage bag. Thankfully everything stayed nice and dry. This was a… Read More

This was a fun night with a little excitement.  When I first got to the beach you could see Mt. Baker in the distance.  There were a few people walking on the beach and enjoying the beautiful day.  It has been a very mild winter so far up here in the Pacific Northwest.                           This next image was taken from… Read More

It looks like summer is coming to an end in the Pacific Northwest. Blue skies are few and far between and the leaves are starting to fall off the trees. These photos are of an approaching storm, which dumped about 5 inches of rain in two days.  Yep, there’s a reason it’s called the rain forest. I was fortunate that the tide was low and the rain didn’t start until I was done taking these… Read More

                I’ve been posting images that have been mostly green so I thought I’d post something with a little color. This is one of my favorite places.  This is looking west over the Straits of Juan de Fuca with Vancouver Island on the right.