The following contain may contain subject matter not be suitable for all audiences. So Iz minding my own business the other day driving to pickup a client and take to a doctors appointment, she lives in a trailer, renting the space it sits on, and the space rented is in a cemetery. As I approach… Continue reading Forever
when you just have to get away from the kaos of the world with your best bud. on my way home tonite I took the long way home, oh maybe 10 miles out of the way but every 1/10 of a mile was worth it. The route took me by Fern Ridge Reservoir near Veneta,… Continue reading Two mammals
when you just have to get away from the kaos of the world with your best bud. on my way home tonite I took the long way home, oh maybe 10 miles out of the way but every 1/10 of a mile was worth it. The route took me by Fern Ridge Reservoir near Veneta,…… Continue reading Two mammals
“…I wasn’t satisfied producing just one photograph…”
The other day whilst in the midst of job hunting under grey and threatening skies I was struck with uncommon sentiment so I did what comes natural I head for water’s edge. No massive ocean close to hand, no pounding, crashing waves upon defenseless sand to steal the attention no, my choice the mighty Columbia… Continue reading The lights are on and someone is home
let's see we have a mix of colors and black and white tones in these shots taken over past several months. i admit i have an addiction one that i see no cure for: camera in hand, sturdy walking shoes, all sorts of scenery, angles, lighting conditions, and an eye for composition. oh… Continue reading Shots of this and that, don’t ya know.
there is only one way but is it the right way take a seat and think about it but not to long for the clock is ticking, tick tock, tick tock. all snaps by jim pykonen.
we are inundated with ads everywhere: billboards ads litter the highways and byways, sports announcers,"... and now we are going into the home depot power play which can very much decide the outcome of this hockey game..." or "...lets take another look at that goal from the Microsoft Outlook 2017 goal camera..." ice rink backboards… Continue reading high flying advertisement
Max and Alvilda staying at the Kakslauttanen Igloos in Lapland, it was Max who noticed:
Central span elevates to full 135' above black, frigid water.
With the sun still minutes above the fall horizon, I park the Scion inside Fort Vancouver National Park, switch from a cramped pair of work shoes to those for walking (I always carry a pair just in case) grab the Nikon and head out.
sunny skies, temperature very winter a cool 44 degrees (here in the pacific northwest, in a major metropolitan area that is cold)
con-trailed filled blue sky, air temperature hovering around 46 degrees fahrenheit, i am wrapped in a hoodie, stocking cap, gloves, and camera over the shoulder