Before I chose to use this blog to post my photography, it was intended to host tale of my travels and explorations (hence the name). While digging through old photos, I came across this small set featuring a cultural mystery that’s perplexed me for a decade. A little background– in 2007 I was serving in […]Read more "A Cultural Mystery: Symbols from Iraq"
Spring means tulip season in the Pacific Northwest. I love the Laconner tulip fields because they’re a wonderfully complex subject to practice photography! The weather often presents a variety of rapidly shifting lighting conditions and it seems my UV filters really made the colors pop out more than I’d expected. These photos were taken indoors under […]Read more "Skagit Valley Tulip Festival 2017"
Just a quick find at the local spring tulip festival.Read more "Rustic Americana"
Molly (dog) has known Sara (kid) since before she was born. Now Sara is seven and Molly is old. They don’t play chase like they used to, but the two share a never-ending affection. I was lucky enough to capture a sweet moment between the two. Speaking of corgis, Molly and I visited a local […]Read more "Kids-n-Corgis"
Guess I haven’t been keeping my photo blog up to date. It’s easy to fall behind with social media as I’m running an Instagram, 500px, and Facebook page. We also had a very wet, grey Spring here so I wasn’t too motivated to go out looking for shots. Anyway, here’s a pair of Great Blue Herons […]Read more "Misty Morning Solitude"
Berthesan Park hosts a steam engine enthusiasts’ club. The club hosts steam tractor demos and competitions in May and June each year. I love old steam machinery of all kinds. There’s something about old massive iron engines and wheels that are both archaic and intimidating. There wasn’t a lot of open displays this time of […]Read more "Berthesan Park: Steam Machines and Things."
Berthesan Park is on the western side of Lynden, Washington. The farm dates to the mid-1800s. Lynden remains a dairy farming community to this day, but the Berthesan farmstead is now a wonderful city park. I wasn’t sure what I’d find on a very wet winter walk, but I think these photos turned out well.Read more "Berthesan Park: Farm Snapshots."