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New on 500px : Portland and Mount Hood by stevjohns

My adopted city during the Blue Hour. As anyone familiar with photography from the area knows, this is not a unique angle – most Portland photo collections will have some version of this shot…but this one is mine. 7 more words

Real Estate And Mortgage

The Slice of Life Story Challenge Begins Today!

I almost missed the fact the SOLSC started today. I can’t believe that March 1st has arrived. It has felt like Spring for weeks now. It shouldn’t, but it has. 208 more words

Slice Of Life

Finding New Angles, Whether You Want To or Not

My family and I took the train to Portland, Oregon a couple weeks ago to visit friends for the long weekend. I didn’t pack for a photo trip, intentionally keeping it light: Fuji X-T1, 18-135mm lens (currently my only lens for the Fuji), and the usual complement of cords and spare batteries that I keep in a little… 458 more words


News and Changes

So, things are progressing with the book. The proof copy is on its way to me, and if all looks good the paper copy should be available on Amazon in another week! 135 more words


It's All Downhill from Here

Imagine yourself in a multiplex movie theater. Curiously, no walls separate the half-dozen theaters that form the multiplex. Miraculously, you are watching six different screens all at once, thoroughly understanding and enjoying every scene, word, character. 1,003 more words

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

City Scenes | No. 9

City Scenes | No. 9    Location: Photographed from the Southwest Hills, looking east toward downtown Portland and Mount Hood.