Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Looming Capitol

Looks like a wide angle view of the Oregon State Capitol Building, but it's actually five photos stitched together. (I've been on a photo stitching kick lately.) Click for larger view.

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Carousel Horse

Horse head from the Riverfront Carousel in Salem, Oregon. Kids riding the carousel can reach out and try to grab a ring hanging on a pole. If they catch the ring, they get a free ride. (Click for larger view.)

Monday, April 27, 2009

Vista Dome

25 photos stitched together for an interior shot of Vista House. Click for a larger view.

Had a few comments yesterday asking to see a shot of the Columbia River Gorge. Would you believe that I don't have a decent shot of the gorge? Sorry! Gives me an excuse to go back.

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Vista House

Originally completed in 1918 (and since restored), Vista House is a public building providing a great view overlooking the Columbia River Gorge near Portland.

Monday, April 20, 2009

Salem Fountain

Modern curves of a water sculpture near Oregon's capitol building in Salem, Oregon. Click for larger view.

Friday, April 17, 2009

Andy's Inn

Painted sign on the side of Andy's Inn, a bar on Foster in Portland.

Thursday, April 16, 2009

Revolucion

Graffiti near the Burnside Bridge in Portland. Someone has too much time on their hands. Click for larger.

Tuesday, April 14, 2009

Bus Bingo

Bus route letters and numbers -- like a game of transit bingo.

Monday, April 13, 2009

Me - #10

Tenth in a series of weekly self portraits. Had to go for a classic silhouette head shot.

Sunday, April 12, 2009

Yamhill Stroll

An elderly man takes a stroll along Yamhill and 2nd Ave in downtown Portland. Click for larger view.

Thursday, April 9, 2009

Sky Tracks

Looking up the outside of a glass elevator shaft -- like train tracks to the sky.

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Portland Water

Portland is called the "Rose City". Though I haven't seen any more roses here than elsewhere in the U.S.

Tuesday, April 7, 2009

Angled 6713

Odd angled doorway at 6713 SE Foster, Portland. Click for larger view.

Monday, April 6, 2009

Me - #9

Ninth in a series of weekly self-portraits. Click for larger view.

Sunday, April 5, 2009

Mohawk Windows

Looking up at windows of the Mohawk Building at 3rd Ave and Morrison in downtown Portland. Click for larger view.

Thursday, April 2, 2009

Pink Spring

Pink blossoms on the trees - signs of spring. Now if we can just get the weather to stay in the 60's, maybe we can have one full week without someone in our family being sick.

Wednesday, April 1, 2009

Dark Chevy

Emblem from the front of an old Chevy truck. Click for a larger view.