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
I was the lucky recipient of two tickets for a whale watching tour out of my hometown of Port Townsend. This was an all day trip with the Puget Sound Express leaving at 9:00am, stopping in Friday Harbor for lunch, and returning around 5:00pm. I wasn’t sure about the weather that morning as it was quite grey, but it turned out to be a great overcast day with a few sun breaks…. 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.