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Cornet-Windy Episode V: The One That Got Away

They say that talking about stuff is good therapy. If that’s true then I’ve had a lifetime worth of therapy for the Cornet-Windy Fire based on how many times I’ve talked about every aspect of that fire. 1,425 more words


Snow in Portland, Oregon Part 2: Infrared

One thing that inspires me to shoot is curiosity.  “I wonder what this will look life if I try?”  I pulled out my Full Spectrum converted Nkon.   28 more words


Snow in Portland (part 1)

Snow hit Portland, Oregon this winter and crescendo-ed with a storm snow accumulation of 8-12 inches and it is still here almost a week later.  The last time this happened was eight years ago, so I have made sure to capture as much as I could to make up for lost time. 31 more words


I Drove Back for the Cabbage!

JANUARY 10, 2017 CYO/CH –Did I tell you what I saw this summer on my way to the office from Camp Howard?  The area has some very impressive “truck farms” which means they raise vegetables for local stores and sales. 288 more words


Gear, Routes, and Rings: Honeymooning in New Zealand 

“Let the dream devour your life so that the life does not devour your dream.”

Kevin and I are currently sitting at the airport in Sydney waiting for our final flight of the day which will bring us to Auckland, New Zealand, where we will begin our three month cycle touring honeymoon. 690 more words


Top Summer Camp Position Filled With Top Notch Leader

JANUARY 9, 2017 CYO/CAMP HOWARD–Anna McLean will step into the position of Program Director at Camp Howard for the 2017 summer camping season.  Camp administration is pleased to name this position early in the year and look forward to working with her this summer.   195 more words

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