Tag: landscapes

Columbia Gorge in the Morning

This is the classic view of the Columbia Gorge from the Portland Women’s Forum Viewpoint. Vista House sits high above the river with the colors of sunrise drawing your eye into the frame. Liddy and I spent the night in our Prius so we…

Cape Disappointment

Point Reyes Wildlife

This post features a very handsome Tule Elk Stag and some other wildlife we observed at Point Reyes National Seashore. He and his harem were grazing near the road to Tomales Point.

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…

Just another waterfall

Another Rainier Cascade

This little waterfall is on the side of Highway 123 in Mount Rainier National Park. Liddy and I climbed up the very steep slope beside the road to reach a better viewing angle.

Umtanum Falls

Untanum Falls

Liddy & I drove over the Cascades to explore Umtanum Creek and to discover Umtanum Falls. This video is the story behind these four shots below. Umtanum Falls #1 This first shot of the falls is exposed at f/8, 1/25th of a second, ISO…

Fall Colors in Stevens Pass

Fall colors

Vine Maple and other alpine shrubs paint the mountainside with red and yellow hues.