I was homesick when we uprooted from the Bay Area to Seattle, missing my long strolls along the ocean. I discovered a small public park on Elliott Bay in our new neighborhood, a niche of a corner of a park, … Read the rest
A little Rock Pigeon (Columba livia) courtship play … photographed on the Seattle waterfront, in the magic hour of a winter evening.
Music by Jimmie Davis – in the public domain
Photographed with the Olympus OM-D E-M5 + … Read the rest
… Read the rest“Hope” is the thing with feathers –
That perches in the soul –
And sings the tune without the words –
And never stops — at all –
And sweetest — in the Gale — is heard –
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Without even a wisp of autumn air, Seattle dipped from summer to storm, from a prolonged swelter to a premature December gray, leaving me damp and unrequited. In eighty days without droplets and dew, the Emerald city turned topaz and
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I’ve heard some of the more … Read the rest
My affection for wildlife in urban and industrial settings brings me the subject of steam. There are obviously a lot of distracting elements in urban photography. Although I lean toward a photojournalistic style of realism when I encounter them, I … Read the rest