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A Phantom Familiarity – Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge

Today I visited a new place as I continue exploring Washington State and move farther and farther from my home to look for native wildlife to study, photograph, and eventually hope to write about with some degree of authority as I become more familiar with my surroundings and its natural rhythms. Sometimes new and previously


Rainy Days and Mondays

Cold and rainy Seattle Monday evening tonight – perfect for an outdoor portrait session? Yes! This is Jessica’s shoot. Because we planned an outdoor portrait session, the rain literally put a damper on our plans, but we persevered and under the cover of the pavilion at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park in Renton, Washington we were able to make it happen. Many thanks to


Icepocalypse 2012

A few hours ago, we just got our power restored after 58 hours of non-preparedness and freezing in our home. Being relatively still new to Washington from Florida, we were absolutely not prepared for an extended power outage, which was cause by a massive Ice storm that left over 400,000 people without power in the