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Weekly Photo Challenge: Evanescent

ev·a·nes·cent [evəˈnes(ə)nt] adjective Soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence; quickly fading or disappearing. The Daily Post, Krista Stevens The still life tableaus I find at the beach are evanescent; I have to capture them at that moment, before the wind and the surf sweep them away. Their fleeting existence is part of what intrigues […]

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Wordless Wednesday: Newport, Oregon

More pics, as promised, of the fabulous Oregon Coast – specifically, Newport.

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Wordless Weekend: Yaquina Bay Bridge

Last weekend, I spent a couple of beautiful, stunningly clear and warm days happily exploring this fabulous bridge and the area around it. It’s a lovely bridge and I had a happy time searching for different views of it – from the North, from the South, walking across it, directly beneath it, through foliage… Here are […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: A Good Match

The Challenge: This week, share a photo of a satisfying pairing from your own life….You can mix and match places, people, objects, and activities that represent your idea of a harmonious, pleasing combination.  ~Ben Huberman, The Daily Post Bright leaf, beachy grasses, feathers, sand. I love how these found objects create a unified whole. Weekly Photo […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Graceful II

Ornamental grasses strike me as elegant and graceful: swaying mildly in breezes, never clunky; softening hard edges through gentle curves of stem and plume. Weekly Photo Challenge: Graceful Taken at The Dalles Readiness Center.

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Wordless Wednesday: Wintry

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Wordless Wednesday: One Evening at the Beach

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Shine ii

Weekly Photo Challenge: Shine

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Weekly Photo Challenge: H2O ii

Those of you who follow this blog regularly know that I love water. It is so plentiful here in Oregon in its myriad forms, and I am drawn to it, both for quiet, contemplative moments and as a subject for photography. I love its reflective and refractive qualities, its motion, its stillness, its seemingly contradictory […]

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Weekly Photo Challenge: H2O

H2O is the chemical formula for water. It describes water broken down into its elements. For this week’s challenge, share a photo that features H2O; the element of water. Water comes in many different states and guises. From a foggy morning to your favorite watercolor painting, how will you show H2O in a photograph? I […]