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Tuesday 2 February 2016 — Category: Miscellaneous
After a LOT of preparation, I ended up not going on my planned one-week trip through the Great Basin to Bryce Canyon and back. So what happened? I think there are three main issues which, when taken together, caused my enthusiasm to slip away like air from a punctured tire.
Thursday 28 January 2016 — Category: Thoughts
Right in the middle of planning an outing to Bryce Canyon next week, I came across some new stunning photos from that very location, which filled me with envy as well as dismay over my own inadequacies. However, further reflection during the following days helped put things into perspective.
Monday 25 January 2016 — Category: Outings
The other day I went on an impromptu walk along the Willamette River in downtown Albany, Oregon, about 3 miles from my house. I never imagined it would turn into a serendipitous photo outing which resulted in some beautiful pictures.
Tuesday 19 January 2016 — Category: Miscellaneous
In February I hope to go on a week-long drive through the snowy backcountry Great Basin regions of Oregon, Nevada, Utah and Idaho. But before I leave there are a lot of preparations for going mobile which I must make if I want to photo-blog live from the road.
Wednesday 13 January 2016 — Category: Cooking & Food
My first loaf of homemade Italian focaccia bread was a great success — as was my wife’s Italian tomato soup which accompanied it. Mama mia, that meal sure was delizioso!
Tuesday 12 January 2016 — Category: Printing
For this year’s wall calendar, I tried the online Costco Photo Center for the first time. Despite the good-looking previews of my calendar on their Web site, the printed calendar I actually received did not live up to their previews or my expectations. In the end it was a very disappointing experiment.
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