Thursday, July 23, 2015

Window Pains

Window panes from an abandoned farm building near Little Shasta, CA

Thursday, July 16, 2015


A weathered crosswalk sign in Ashland, OR

Friday, July 10, 2015

Band Members

Anticipating the start of Medford, Oregon's Pear Blossom Parade

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Frayed Democracy

I found this discarded flag on the ground of The Historic Jacksonville Cemetery.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Screened Pavilion

This pavilion on Long Beach Peninsula in Washington State is mainly used for picnicking. The screens are in place mitigate occasional strong winds.

Friday, June 19, 2015

Cyclone Triptych

Softball spectator in Medford, Oregon

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Table Cloth Rose

This rose seemed quite at home on a floral adorned table cloth.

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Tail Reflections

This image of tail reflections was taken during Ashland Airport Day last month.

Thursday, May 28, 2015

City Limits

I'm drawn to solid backgrounds, in this case a wall in Medford, Oregon, since they often help to simplify compositions and allow other elements to come forward.

Friday, May 22, 2015

Paper and Tape

The departure point for this image was a photograph of two pieces of paper held together with two pieces of tape. It was hiding a store front in Ashland.

Thursday, May 14, 2015

Road Paint III

So often the designs in decaying road paint remind me of abstract expressionist paintings. Fortunately I got to this portion of road line before it was repainted.

Thursday, May 7, 2015

Young Ballerina

Ballet teacher, Diane Hyrst invited me to photograph during a recent ballet class in Ashland.

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Lamp Allure

The departure point for "Lamp Allure" was three lamps outside an office in Ashland, Oregon.

Thursday, April 23, 2015


This pole was taken along the railroad tracks in Talent, Oregon on a dramatically cloudy day.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Rivet Shadows

Construction Design
An abstract study using an image of blurred poles.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Netting and Poles

The departure point image for "Netting and Poles" was taken at a driving range in Medford, Oregon.

Friday, March 27, 2015

Flawed Courts

Despite cracks and wet courts, we played pickleball in the distant right courts shortly after this photograph was taken.

Friday, March 20, 2015

Entwined Fabric

The departure point for this exploration was hanging drapery used for a wedding at Ashland's Historic Armory.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

Segmented Yard

Explorations in post processing led to this cubistic rendering of a fence and home in Ashland, OR.

Thursday, March 5, 2015

Road Sightings

I found this juxtaposition in Medford, Oregon.

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Rail Accoutrements

I was attracted to the design of this minuscule section of railroad track in Talent, OR.

Friday, February 20, 2015

Today's Bikers

"Today's Bikers" was taken during the annual Medford Toy Run in early December.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Multi Directional

With the unexpected play of light, shadow and line, I had the sense I was witnessing a good deal more than two directions.

Saturday, February 7, 2015


During a November visit, I happily roamed the streets of Manhattan looking for unexpected juxtapositions and relationships.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Bridge Over Interstate-5

Walking in the middle of the road to get a picture is probably not a great idea, especially on a foggy day. Fortunately there was very little traffic on Suncrest Road this particular morning.

Thursday, January 22, 2015


I was experimenting with slow shutter speeds as my camera followed this skateboarder at our local skate park in Talent, OR.

Friday, January 16, 2015


Utility pole in Tarrytown, NY

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Court Conditions

The melding of a slowly drying court, tennis lines and a partially cracked surface provided the elements for this design taken in Talent, Oregon.

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Curious Tourist

This girl from Japan was visiting The Cape Blanco Lighthouse with her family. I assumed she was trying to figure out why I would be photographing a rope instead of the lighthouse.