Wall of Smoke

Wall of Smoke

Some Portland firefighters stand just outside of a thick wall of smoke at a controlled residential burn. It was pretty cool to watch, especially the guys chainsawing into the roof for positive ventilation. A little too smokey for a good shot of those guys!

Kubrick’s Breezeway

Kubrick's Breezeway

Stanley Kubrick was all about the single-point perspective.

This sort of framing really pulls you into his story… kind of like hearing a decommissioned (and likely insane) HAL9000 self-actualizing computer sing for you:

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Mild Exodus

Mild Exodus

This is not a photo of a marathon.

Really just a matter of timing, this shot was taken shortly after the drawbridge had been let back down.

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Painted Sky

Painted Sky

Throwback to 2008: Mikah Sykes playing guitar during an impromptu live acoustic set at “Heaven” also known as the Skidmore Bluffs, in North Portland.

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The Straight and Narrow

The Straight and Narrow

These long, straight stretches of road are pretty rare in Oregon’s higher elevations. Highways like this give great long-distance perspective in the otherwise steep hills and dense forests.

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Model: Mishalla Cannon
Sunflowers
KPTV FOX News 12 with Nora Hart
Marshall House Ceremony
RUSTEZ3
Waiting at the AVALON
Redwoods National Park - Panorama
Beginner's wheat
Graceful
Babke and a Mocha
Desolation plain
Jacob's Ladder
Under the silent gaze of mammoth windmills, gloriously hidden in plain view... What a treasure hunt!