Monday, December 23, 2013

Merry Christmas

Joy to you all!

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Cactus Garden

Uncle Ron has added to the cactus collection. Wonderful still life of some exotic Idaho plants.

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Castle Rock Lavendar

While Brittany was in town we went to the new Castle Rock Lavender farm. The bees were as busy as themselves!

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Columbia River Gorge Waterfalls in Fall

We stopped in the gorge on our way to Idaho this year. Short hike to a wonderful waterfall (Oneonta falls).

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Sensing Spirals takes third

The 2013 SMART contest winners were just announced and I am pleased to have a third place winner in visual interest and impact. Take a look at all the winners here.

Monday, September 30, 2013

Mt St Helens

We took the nature walk at the St. Helen's visitor center with some out of town friends. Turns out everyone loves lilypads.

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Hummingbirds .... and other things in the yard

We have a lot of wildlife in the summer. I was pleased to capture a hummingbird perching in the tree and circling the feeder.

Friday, August 30, 2013

Chloe the Cuddler

I was pleased to meet Chloe a few weeks after birth. She already looks great in pink and knows how to cuddle with the family.

Lovely Maternity Shoot

I had a wonderful maternity session with the lovely Claudia. She truly glows!

Thursday, August 22, 2013

The Oregon Zoo

We always have a great time at the zoo, but this time the polar bear was posing. :)

Thursday, August 15, 2013

What a catch!

This hansom man arrived only a few days before we took the photos. He is blessed to have an amazing and fun family!

Thursday, August 01, 2013

New Website Unveiled

Just wanted to post a quick note to let everyone know the website has a new look. The fabulous folks at smugmug enabled a new suite of site layouts for all the users, and I took the opportunity to update my own look. Stop by and share your thoughts.

Wednesday, July 03, 2013

4th of July

Nothing says "Happy Fourth of July" like a little pug dog wearing a flag. :)

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Goat Rocks

Last fall a backpacking trip to Goat Rocks. A few lovely views of Mt. Rainier from near and far.

Saturday, June 01, 2013

Cannon Beach

A rainy trip to Canon beach that ended with a wonderful sunset. A cloudy view of the Tillamook Rock Lighthouse.

Thursday, May 23, 2013

Emily and the Bubbles

Sometimes the light is perfect. And sometimes there are bubbles!

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

The new camera

I finally have a 5D! A few of the photos I took right away. The obvious subjects.

Monday, April 15, 2013

A few for the library

The Clark Library is hosting a photo contest for the new library which will be finished this summer.

I added a few images, hope to have at least one end up on the new building. :)

The transcendental nature of prayer.


Edit: One of my photos was selected!

Monday, April 01, 2013

Birds of the Florida Bog

We had a few minutes before our plane left in Tampa so we toured a local bird refugee (Lettuce lake park). It was a bird filled bog.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

NASA Space Center

We went to the Kennedy Space Center on our trip to Florida. It was fabulous. My favorite was the section on the Apollo missions.

Friday, March 15, 2013

Winter sunrise

Occasionally it is worth it to get up early.

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Mt. Rainier in Winter

View from a great day snowboarding at White Pass.

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Best of 2012 Collection

So this is late ... but I finally got around to organizing a highlight reel for 2012. Thanks to all of you who appear in the photos, or just offer words of encouragement over the year.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Oregon Zoo

My first visit to the Oregon Zoo was fabulous. The beaver might be my favorite, but the tiger with a wet paw is unique. :)