Yearly Archives: 2011


ISO 100, 100mm macro, f/16, 2.5 sec Day 689 This looks like something from an underwater coral reef. However, it is just another fungusView full post »

A schroom grotto

ISO 100, 100mm macro, f/22, 10.0 sec Day 688 Karen and Flocko walked ahead of me on the trail looking for treasures while I poked behindView full post »

The schroom family

ISO 100, 100mm, f/16, 1.0 sec Day 687 It never occurred to me that there is a mushroom season. On every hike we take these days, mushroomsView full post »

Fire drill

Day 686 – Most days my job is like working on a playground and tonight had to be a true highlight. The fire science program wasView full post »


ISO 100, 105mm, f/13, 1/8 sec Day 685 – This is the North Fork Silver Creek. just below the Upper North Falls. We’ve gotten aView full post »


ISO 100, 100mm, f/14, 3.2 Day 684 – Mushrooms were everywhere on our hike yesterday. These were perched on a wall above us as if theyView full post »

Portrait of Flocko

ISO 320, 100mm, f/2.8, 1/100 sec Day 683 We hiked along one of the peripheral trails in Silver Falls State Park. Flocko loves to hike. HeView full post »

Meeting Timber

Timber Today we took a field trip out to Estacada and had the pleasure of meeting Timber. A member of the sight hound group, perhaps even aView full post »

Sunrise over Salem

Sunrise over Salem • November 24, 2011 Day 681 was my friend this morning. We were promised a brief time with clear skies. WeView 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 »

Wheatland Ferry

ISO 640, 32mm, f/14, 15.0 sec Day 679 I was out in McMinnville yesterday and today taking photos for the college. It was nearly dark lastView full post »

Larwood water wheel power house

ISO 100, 40mm, f/16, 0.5 sec Day 678 I have searched high and low for information on this little house. The Larwood water wheel power houseView full post »