Where have we been?

It has been a bit quiet here because we have been out on adventures. This post is a quick teaser of posts to come.

Dahlia Close Up

No, this is not a bowl of Macaroni and Cheese! This is Dahlia, up close and personal. Some Tacoma Photographic Society got up way too early on Saturday morning to go shoot flowers at Point Defiance Park. I’m glad I was one of them. About the shot I set my 100mm Macro Lens a few…

Eunice Lake

There is a road on the Northwest corner of Mount Rainier National Park that winds its way up along the Carbon River ending at Mowich Lake. The road is not paved. And as the short season progresses, it becomes quite the washboard. Liddy and I drove our Prius up to Mowich at the beginning of…

Smokey Way

First attempt at star photography. The Milky Way from Sunrise in Mt Rainier NP. The skies were partially obscured by smoke from wildfires.

Tipsoo Reflections

Recently, Liddy and I met up with friends from the Tacoma Photographic Society at Tipsoo Lake. Tipsoo is located just below Chinook Pass on Washington Highway 410. Because it is so easy to get too, it is a very popular spot. This shot was taken just after sunset. We were a bit disappointed with the…

Paradise River Valley

Liddy and I took a moment to visit Mount Rainier National Park on Thursday, last. The plan was to capture some video and get some wildflowers in the alpine meadows. Later in the evening, we would meet up with some of my friends from the Tacoma Photographic Society at Tipsoo Lake. That was the plan

Fascination

Liddy is watching these Northwestern Salamanders swimming about in a lake.

Simplify

When composing a photo, the good ones are usually very simple. Few distractions. That same philosophy applies to web design – simple. It also applies to life – remove the distractions. Our previous site had a slick interface between Lightroom and WordPress. The plugin – WP/LR-Sync – worked great. In some ways too great. Create…