Duck, Turtle, & Koi

In 2004, I celebrated my 40th birthday with friends and family with a day of festivities at the Seattle Arboretum, the Japanese Garden and finished with dinner at the Queen Anne Sam's Sushi. Today's photo is one of from the pond at the Japanese Garden. The flowers and critters were out in full force that … Continue reading Duck, Turtle, & Koi

Old Brick Building

Back in 2005, I was a techie/designer with Open Circle Theater.  When the theater was located in the Lake Union area. Back then, that neighborhood was a pretty run-down, semi-industrial area.  The biggest draws were Fred Hutch, the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, and the Museum of Wooden Boats. Long before the industrial buildings were knocked down … Continue reading Old Brick Building

Atomic Laundry

In 2011, I accompanied my mom to Pasco, WA for total knee replacement surgery. Mom was out for a while post-surgery, so I wandered around the neighborhood with my Canon Rebel.  It was a cloudless October morning. Pasco is part of the Tri-Cities area and is near the Hanford Nuclear plant, so there are lots of atomic-themed … Continue reading Atomic Laundry

Another Digital Buddha

I'm still learning about all the Gimp tools and what they do.  To be honest, I'm not making a scientific study of photography, the physics, or stuff like that. I'm just interested in composition and what I like.  I approach photography more like painting, kinda silly, but there it is. I merged a couple of … Continue reading Another Digital Buddha

Yellow Boat, or, You Can’t Always Get What You Want

The Mister and I made 3 trips to Hollyhock, Cortes Island, B.C. Two trips were to take Jim Kerwin's go workshop and 1 trip was for a week away from it all. All three trips were before I picked up my Canon Rebel, which, in hindsight, is a bummer.  As much as I love my … Continue reading Yellow Boat, or, You Can’t Always Get What You Want