Taken on Samish Island, looking out to Puget Sound and the San Juan Islands. Samish “Island” is actually a peninsula, but it used to be separate from the mainland, before they filled in some low lying areas around it. It’s quite remote, quiet … Continue reading
LaConner, a small tourist town and artists’ enclave in Skagit County, is a favorite destination of mine. I’m attracted to the town’s history, the landscape of wide open spaces, the galleries and boutiques that are housed in historic buildings on … Continue reading
Often my layered work is immediately recognizable as that, with outlandish colors, juxtapositions, etc. This one is more subtle. Two suns? Double exposure? How’d she do that? I resisted the urge to take this one further, because as is, it was … Continue reading
Photo taken while on a day trip to La Conner, WA, a favorite destination of mine for shopping, lunch and great photo-ops!
One of the most beautiful and photographed places along the Oregon coast, Haystack Rock in Cannon Beach is truly stunning. I’ve been lucky enough to have had some perfectly gorgeous evenings there, with the setting sun lighting this magnificent rock … Continue reading
Photographer’s Tip: The light at sunset is amazing, if you know how to use it! When shooting people, don’t expect details on faces, unless they are facing it directly, but then they’ll squint so bad, you and your subject will … Continue reading
If you’ve ever been to Haystack Rock, in Cannon Beach, OR, you might realize that this photo has been digitally altered. The sun doesn’t set behind the rock this way, since my POV is south. I made this double exposure … Continue reading