The cutter Alert is in the middle distance, but you really can't make her out unless the photo is viewed at full resolution.
It was just another rare but fine evening on the waterfront in Astoria. One storm had just raged through, and another was winding up for a fresh, wet blast a few hours later. But, for a couple of hours, the river leveled out and the rain stopped.…Continue
I'm fortunate to have a couple of friends who own a bed-and-breakfast in a truly amazing location.
We visited near sunset a couple of days ago to catch up a bit, and in the course of the conversation, Rafael extended an open invitation to make use of their spot for photography, weather they're home or not.
Something tells me that I'll be taking him up on that offer.…Continue
This is typically the westernmost spot in the anchorage off Astoria, but there are several other spots abreast of what is considered to be downtown, and there is now extended capacity that reaches 10km or more upstream.
Evening light aside, this the basic scene I see every day on my way to work.…Continue