Through me course wide rivers and in me rise tall mountains. And beyond the thickets of my agitation and confusion there stretch the wide plains of my peace and surrender. All landscapes are within me. And there is room for everything. ETTY HILLESUM
Sometimes shooting a great photograph is a matter of paying attention and getting lucky. I was in Nevada walking the docks at Lake Mead and I happened to notice this amazing reflection in the water of a sign on the side of a building. It looked like a weird painting and I wondered if IContinue reading “Water Colors”
At The Dock, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Girls have to take breaks while fishing to go in and take care of business. This is the dock for those purposes. Nice dock. Great photo op.
Form And Function, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Taken on Sauvie Island with a Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT.
Ready to Dock, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. We’ve had a spectacular President’s Day weekend. It’s the first full weekend where we didn’t have a rental to work on. Woo Hoo! It’s been lovely. Saturday we stayed home, relaxed, surfed the net, read, watched some Seinfeld, and were pretty mellow. Yesterday we, including Kev and theContinue reading “Ready to Dock”
The Helen McCol, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. The Helen McCol in Newport, Oregon. Taken on October 27, 2007 with the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT.
The Dock, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Sitting on the dock at Mead Lake, Nevada. Taken January 1, 2008 with the Canon EOS Digital Rebel XT.
Rip Tide, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Walking the docks in Newport, Oregon.
Bouyed, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. Keeping the big boats moored requires a lot of line and several good buoys.
Tied Up, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. We took a little jaunt to the historic old bay front in Newport, Oregon. The bay front is actually still a working fishing port. For a time, besides wandering the shops, we walked on the docks looking at all the various fishing boats. Some of them were pretty cool.Continue reading “Tied Up”
Lady Washington, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. The Lady Washington ported on the Columbia River, Oregon. Taken with the iPhone camera.
Water Colors, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. I’m a bit late this week posting for the hunt. Ah well, our lives have been a bit crazy and busy, what can I say. As for the photo I’m posting… I took this one at Lake Mead, Nevada. Look for the dock. This is the closest thing IContinue reading “Photo Hunt – Hidden”
Ripples, originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl. I like this picture… gives me a feeling of calm.
The Dock Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl The sun was starting to go down at Lake Mead on January 1 and the light was getting really nice.
IMG_4564 Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl Photo by Karen We’re home now, but I thought, since I didn’t do this earlier, that I’d recap our continuing adventures in Vegas. Here goes…. on January 1 we took a little sojourn out to Lake Mead. It was beautiful out there actually. I bit cold, but pretty none theContinue reading “Lake Mead”
Light on the Columbia Originally uploaded by Tokenhippygirl This is my slightly late entry for the photo hunt this week. The light out was beautiful when I took this shot. I love this time of year… the air crisp, the shadows long, and the light soft.