Category Archives: still life

A little dahlia love

Swan Island Dahlia Festival Day 216, 2012 One of the beautiful dahlias from the Swan Island Dahlia Festival on Sunday.View full post »

Frosted gingerbread men

ISO 200, 100mm macro, f/2.8, 1/100 sec. Day 699 The few oak leaves left dangling on the tree resembled little gingerbread men. So fittingView full post »

From the forest floor

ISO 100, 100mm, f/20, 1.6 sec Day 680 Karen is perhaps the most perfect hiking partner. She likes to seek and find hidden treasures and IView full post »

‘Tis the season

ISO 400, 100mm macro, f/3.5, 1/30 sec. Day 663 Welcome to Oregon. I invite you to enjoy the rainy season for the next eight months. SunView full post »

Born to be wild

ISO 100, 105mm, f/4.0, 1/200 sec Day 658 We found this guy cruising down highway 26 near Sandy, Oregon. Be safe and have a Happy Halloween.View full post »

Weathered vane

ISO 100, 200mm, f/2.8, 1/8000, 1/2000, 1/500 sec – HDR Day 651 Today was mostly a day of drive-by shootings. We went for a ride, IView full post »

Orange shelf fungus

ISO 100, 100mm, f/9.0, 3.2 sec Crystal and Karen had been really patient with me all morning as I looked for every opportunity to find justView full post »

Dear Summer

I miss you. I’m waiting for you to come back.View full post »


ISO 100, 100mm macro, f/6.3, 1/100 secView full post »

582 – Me and my shadow

ISO 100, 105mm, f/7.1, 1/1600 sec When we were out at the flower seed field, I noticed one of the African daisies a long ways away from allView full post »

Day 562 – Turf wars

I will warn you right now, if you don’t like insects, this probably isn’t a good day to read the blog. We’ve heard fromView full post »

Day 529 – Purple and gold

ISO 200, 55mm, f/8.0, 1/80 sec Our yard has a lot of blooming going on out there, but it is miserably windy and cold. I’ll just lookView full post »