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Nearly Luminescent

April 29, 2014


B&W Portfolio A few years ago my friend Stephanie came to town and we went up the Sky hitting Eagle Falls, Boulder Drop, and Bridal Falls getting pictures for my “Mountains to the Sea” portfolio. Some of these are almost good enough to print.

Em & Jon Play with a Camera

April 27, 2014


B&W Portfolio Emmie and I shared the camera one day for a walk along the Snoqualmie.

Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival

April 26, 2014


It only took me 25  years to get there…

Balefire Sessions

April 25, 2014


Ghosts from a happier time. Ran into some Balefire expats last night. It’s always super nice to meet these people, because it makes me feel like that for one brief moment in my life I was doing the right thing, in the right place, and in the right item.  I thought I was starting a […]

Has Every Picture Been Taken?

March 1, 2013


Small World Files A few years ago, when people still shot slides, I brought some film into Ivey Searight, in Seattle across from Glazer’s to be developed. This is less than 10 years ago. Pros used to come in with 30+ rolls to be developed. It was a busy place, now it’s an empty storefront. […]

The Very Cruelest Thing: The Story-Behind-the-Story

December 3, 2012


Prelude I went fishing with a friend who actually reads my short stories, Mark Hoffman,  and we were discussing The Very Cruelest Thing. He thinks it’s a tremendous story. I told him how the story came about and he thought it would be a good story to tell “the story behind the story.” So here […]

Shooting Fish in a Barrel

June 7, 2012


Other Car Galleries: Photographing Reflections Port Gamble Car Show Big Rock 1 B&W Cars Car Shows 1 Color Cars 2 Car Shows Rat Rods Shooting Fish in a Barrel Hot Rod Images That was the title of an old email where I found the attached images from a car show. It’s neat to find these, […]

Perfect Storm

January 17, 2012


Bluebirds at Baker NOTE:  Normally I don’t double post here and Facebook anymore, but since I was skiing with some friends I posted the whole superset there. In skiing there is a set of conditions called a “blue bird” day. This is a cloudless day following a storm cycle.  In heli-skiing they won’t even […]

Adventures with Beth

January 12, 2012


Usually when I’m home my sister and I make a point of going some New Englandy place.  Sometimes its a museum, sometimes it’s an old mill in the woods. I always bring my camera home just for these jaunts.  Beth is very into all things New England and New Hampshire.  She wrote a book on […]

Emilio’s is Gone

January 12, 2012


It’s been a long time since I posted, too long.  I had 5 jobs in 2011, 3 of them in the last month of the year, and have been working on starting my own company, plus wrapping up editing a book on fly fishing in the Russian Far East and numerous other personal and professional […]