Creativity

During our trip to Oregon in June, I took some quick snaps of flowers in a flower box along the sidewalk. I wasn’t impressed with what I got in the camera. The sun was high in the sky, the colors looked washed out, and I just didn’t “feel” it...

Oregon Birds

I had hoped that I would have lots of opportunities to photograph Oregon birds and wildlife that we don’t see here in Florida. And for the most part, that was true. But I wasn’t able to take advantage of all these opportunities. If I had my landscape lens out,...

Star Trails

While we were in Oregon, I decided to take advantage of the relative isolation of the village of Yachats to do some star trails and night photography. There are only about 600 residents in Yachats, so there isn’t a lot of unnatural light that would affect images of the...

A Visit To Oregon

In years past, I have had the opportunity to visit Oregon on business, but never for pleasure. My business visits began at the Portland airport, included stops in the Portland industrial district, and ended at the Portland airport. If I was lucky, I might get a chance to have...