Thanks to Centrum (creativity in community) Centrum for hosting the Jazz Port Townsend ~2018 event. A very special thank you to KNKX (jazz, blues and NPR news) KNKX for inviting me to photograph one very cool weekend of all Jazz, all day, everywhere. Thank you also to John Clayton, Grammy-winning bassist, composer, conductor and Artistic Director for putting on another … More Jazz Port Townsend ~ 2018
So what do you do during the spring months in the Pacific Northwest if you’re a photographer and enjoy being outside? You go out in it. If you don’t you’ll end up sitting around the house wishing you had gone. Part of the decision to go out is usually based somewhat on the weather report. … More Rainy Days and Photowalks in the Pacific Northwest
Team Rust Pans for Gold on Washingtons Coast … More Panning for Gold on Washingtons Gold Coast
A short story of riding abandoned railroad tracks in Idaho … More Team Rust Rides The Rails in Idaho
Astoria, Oregon is the city connected to Washington State by this beautiful bridge. It’s also the city we Washingtonians drive right through on our way to Oregons beautiful west coast. It’s not a city that many people stop in because you’re almost always on your way to somewhere else. After too many years of doing … More Astoria, Oregon
The Pacific Northwest is wet. We have rain forests. In the winter months it can rain a lot. So what does a person who is otherwise active, likes to hike, take photographs and generally just likes being outside and not confined to the living room with the TV do? You go outside and play anyway. … More Rainy Northwest Days. Stay Home or Get Out In It?
We are currently in the middle of the wettest October in our history. I don’t know how many inches of rain we’ve had to date but it is soggy, everywhere. Getting out to find our typical fall colors hasn’t been easy this year. Big wind storms, lot of rain, very little travel and no creative … More Fall ~ 2016