Category Archives: small town

A CHECKERED PAST

The old aircraft were nice to see at the Tillamook Air Museum, but this drew my aesthetic attention. Big mouth jet. Big gulp.

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HUMBOLDT MACHINE WORKS, 2010

When I took this photograph the business had already closed its doors, and soon it was to receive a makeover. I have not gone back to photograph it as it is now. I think the morning light (or is it … Continue reading

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A FEW MORE THOUGHTS ON MY PHOTOGRAPHIC LEARNING CURVE

CALUMET SAYS HOWDY, Las Vegas, NM May 2010. I returned to Santa Fe in the spring of 2010 for a several week long stay that I called my Santa Fe meditation. I spent most of that time by myself and … Continue reading

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GRAND DELUXE EXPRESS WAITING AT LAMY, NEW MEXICO

The Grand Deluxe Express at Lamy, New Mexico, 2007 The very first time that I went to the Amtrak Station in Lamy (Santa Fe), NM was May 28, 2007. This was on the same trip to the southwest that I … Continue reading

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Downtown Arcata on a Quiet Morning

I took this with the 17mm tilt-shift lens on a July morning in 2016. I reprocessed this using a graduated filter instead of dropping the blue luminance to darken the sky. By doing so, I eliminated the fringing that was … Continue reading

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PEBBLE BEACH

Castle Rock from Pebble Beach, Crescent City.

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SPANKY’S

This is another from Williams.

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PREPARING FOR THE PIANTE EXHIBIT

Bayside Community Church, 2016 I love going back to photographs that I had worked earlier. I usually give images time to ferment in my mind before I actually print or exhibit. This image is an example of what occurs upon … Continue reading

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A TWILIGHT VIEW OF THE ELEVATORS

I took this image the evening prior to the image that I posted here yesterday.

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I AM NOT BLOGGING MUCH THESE DAYS

Although I am not posting often, I am almost always working on some aspect of my¬† photography. On a near daily basis, I work on images either in Lightroom or in Photoshop. Lately, I spent lots of time scanning my … Continue reading

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