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Neighborhood Discovery – Wetland Park

Neighborhood Discovery – Wetland Park

One of my favorite parts of living in the Northwest is how nature can often be found right alongside neighborhoods. I've driven by this wetland park countless times on my way to somewhere else, and finally decided to stop near sunset and take a walk around it. Having...

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Stained Glass Wonder

Stained Glass Wonder

I attended Trinity Lutheran College (it was Lutheran Bible Institute, Seattle in my time) from 1988-1991. One of my favorite places on campus was the chapel. The 14 stained glass windows made even our gloomy northwest winter days shine with light. In 2008, I returned...

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Worldwide Photowalk 2015!

Worldwide Photowalk 2015!

I'll be participating again in Scott Kelby's Worldwide Photowalk again this year and will be leading a walk in downtown Bellevue on Saturday, October 3, 2015. The walk will start at the Bellevue Farmers Market at 11:00am and then make its way to the downtown core and...

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The Super Simple Secret to Better Phone Photos

The Super Simple Secret to Better Phone Photos

THE PROBLEM:Do your phone photos look hazy and lack sharpness and clarity as in the "Before" photo above? If you answered, "YES!" read on for the Simple Solution...THE SOLUTION:Step 1: Turn your phone over to the back side cameraStep 2: Find a lint-free, non-abrasive...

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Photography Gift List 2014 – Part 3: Resources

As with most endeavors in life, there's always something new to learn about photography. This is especially true now that computers and software have become an integral element of photography. So, here's a few of the resources I've found useful in my photography quest...

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