We’re at This Year’s Pacific Northwest Ballet 2012 Production of “The Nutcracker”!

2012 · Leighton Photography & Imaging

We’re at This Year’s Pacific Northwest Ballet 2012 Production of “The Nutcracker”!

It’s that time of year again, and Seattle’s biggest holiday season attraction, The Nutcracker, is once again being performed the the premier Pacific Northwest Ballet at McCaw Hall, near the Space Needle. In a series of limited-attendance parties before the show and during intermission, Leighton Photography & Imaging will be onsite photographing families, couples, sweethearts and children in a full

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Sometimes the Best Stories Happen Behind the Scenes! (Notes from the Field #1)

South Coast of Oregon, Tuesday, November 6, 2012, 3:43 am Just broke camp after a great night of sleeping among the evergreens in a forest next the the rocky coast. I awoke at midnight, realizing once again I was underprepared for a chilly Fall Pacific Northwest equipped with the same usual camp gear I’ve been

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Profiles in Nature #2 – Wood Stork

Welcome to the second article of my new series, “Profiles in Nature”.  Thank you so much to everybody for the overwhelming response I received on the first post, I wracked my brain to make sure I followed up with an even better offering and I think I’ve done so with a creature so prehistoric-looking and unusual, with

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Profiles in Nature #1 – Eaton’s Ladies’-Tresses Orchid (Spiranthes eatonii)

Welcome to the first part of my new series, “Profiles in Nature”. Over the years I’ve amassed a great deal of information about natural history as a result of a lot of reading and being a natural outdoorsman. I grew up fascinated with the plants and animals around me and even as a kid almost

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Orchid Hunting in the Florida Everglades

Orchids. Just the very word brings to mind a vision of exotic color, delightful texture and fantastic shapes, and the scent of consummate and delicious fragrances. Often it evokes feelings of peaceful reflection, caring, and a love for nature’s most wondrous flowers. Orchids are often thought about in the most serene, zen-like way – absolute

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