Port Townsend

Here are some interesting images and textures taken during my trip to Port Townsend, Washington last weekend. The wall textures were shot at the huge concrete gun emplacements out at Fort Worden. These were constructed prior to WWII as part of the coastal defense...

Northwest Industrial District

Here are a few photos taken over the last two weekends in Portland’s Northwest Industrial District and up along St. Helens Road. This area is right along the east edge of Forest Park, between the park and the Willamette River.  The loaded barges were shot from...

Downtown and Eastside

Wandered around downtown last Sunday and walked over the Burnside Bridge to the East Side Industrial District.  I had my camera and took shots of anything that caught my attention – interesting textures, shapes and colors.  Sometimes when I look at the photos...

Under the Fremont Bridge

Today I was exploring the industrial district under the Fremont Bridge, which is a great location for photography. Interesting mix of old factories, new design firms, biker bars and homeless squatters. Lots of rich, weathered textures and...

Oregon City Paper Mills

Went down to Oregon City to try to get some shots of the old paper mills there. The Willamette Falls is the largest waterfall in the Northwest by water volume, which is interesting because it doesn’t look that big. In 1888, the first hydroelectric plant was...