This sculpture is hanging on the wall outside the Yaquina Head Lighthouse on the Oregon Coast. It was not a nice day at the beach, which isn’t unusual.  With a little manipulation from Snapseed, I was able to capture light and make this photo brighter and more bold. To me, the sculpture shows the power […]

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Believe it or not, this is simply a photo of bathroom graffiti.  There is a bar/music venue space in downtown Portland called Backspace.  I was there to watch a showing of Faces in the Mirror, an independent film by Boyd Tinsley. Who is Boyd Tinsley?  He is the incredible violinist that you hear rocking with […]

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Up around the Callowash River, there is lush plant life all around.  Old growth forest, dry river beds, wetlands, and rainforest all come together in a vortex of nature.  While hunting for firewood one day, I came upon this beautiful reddish-purple plant jutting out of the ground.  It was the only one of it’s kind […]

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This tiny shell was found on an Oregon Beach a few years back.  It was the first time I was significantly blown away at the iPhone’s ability to take incredible photos.  This shell is about the size of my fingernail.  And yet, the photo captures the light, the grains of sand, and the contours of […]

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