Exploring the Columbia River Gorge

My husband and I recently spent some time in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge.  We went back a couple of times since spring.  There are so many great trails to hike, explore, geocache and photograph.  I don’t think we will ever get tired of exploring the trails and the numerous waterfalls in all their majestic beauty.…

Visiting New York City

I wanted to share a few of my favorite photos that I took from my recent trip to New York City while I was visiting my family there. During my stay it rained almost every day. I was hoping for warmth and sunshine, but the weather was much like Oregon during that week! But despite…

A chance to practice portraits

I recently returned from a trip to New York City where I visited my daughters and grandson.  They live in Manhattan.  I don’t get to practice portraits often, so I was glad for the opportunity while I was there. My daughter Nicole let me do a photo shoot with her one day.  Her hat inspired…

Losing my iPhone

A couple of weeks ago I went on a trip to New York to visit my daughters who live there.  It had been just over a year since I was there last. My hubby had dropped me at the Portland airport for my flight through Delta Airlines. After I made my way through the security…

Setting New Year goals

I’m sure everyone makes New Year’s resolutions at one time or other.  I for one always make a list of goals in my personal life and professionally.  Starting the new year off with some new goals can be a good thing. Right before the beginning of last year, I wrote down my photography goals. Continuing…