Archive For: Black & White

February rains

February rains

It has been amazingly windy, rainy and stormy along the Oregon Coast this winter. Over the last several days we have seen constant rain, hail and wind to up around 35 mph. Earlier in the month I believe there were gusts to as much as 50 mph. Of course the ... Read More
Port Orford in January

Port Orford in January

Port Orford looking at the Red Fish Rocks towards Rocky point and Humbug Mountain on a very rainy and stormy January morning I have always liked David Lorenz Winston’s work and recently I caught up with his web site and saw that he had added a significant number of images ... Read More
Barns of Kittitas County, WA

Barns of Kittitas County, WA

Ok, I like taking pictures of barns; old barns, German barns, Hex barns, Western barns, Mail Pouch Barns and any other unique old barn. I suppose it is because they represent a part of the historical settlement and heritage of the area and our country. They are a symbol of ... Read More
Pennsylvania Winter

Pennsylvania Winter

Gettysburg Military park in a snow storm and canons. During this year’s February visit to Central Pennsylvania, Susanna and I had the pleasure, used loosely, to experience some of the East Costs winter. Not only was the weather very cold, 0 to 20’s, but on one of the days it snowed about 8″. The weather ... Read More
Black and White: Part 2

Black and White: Part 2

So now that my goal is to shoot more black and white in the digital age, how do I obtain the best B&W image? Does one revert back to film for the analog effect of film for the highs and low or obtain the latest Leica M Monochrom that has a monochromatic sensor or implore. ... Read More
Black and White:

Black and White:

I am rather overwhelmed by how disruptive a move can be. It seems my wife and I have converted ourselves from horizontal living in Seattle to vertical living in Portland; suburbia to a urban walking lifestyle with shops, boulangerie, postoffice, grocery store and many nice restaurants within a block or two. Through the sale of ... Read More