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
I'm not sure why the accompanying text for this post disappeared, but I'll try again...
The link is to a nicely-produced local Public Television show that aired recently. The first segment covers bar pilot operations off the mouth of the Columbia River.
The second segment isn't maritime or aviation-related at all, but if you're interested at all in what…Continue