Cool Riverdale high school senior portrait of a boy sitting on a fence in a Portland park.

Eric – Riverdale High School

It’s been a rain-filled week, so Eric and I took full advantage of the sunshine at Gabriel Park in Southwest Portland today — Riverdale High School’s yearbook submission deadline is coming fast! (Click on the images to see larger versions.)

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Halloween Cheer

Some friends of ours hosted a Halloween Party this past weekend. You know, the kind where the only people that dress up are the kids? Okay, so that’s not exactly true—just about everyone was in costume except for me!So, I decided that I was dressed up as a “professional photographer” and used it as an…

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Autumn Sun

It has been a pretty spectacular autumn here in the northwest and we spent part of our weekend in the Columbia River Gorge enjoying the last of the fall colors and the beautiful autumn light. These shots were taken high above Multnomah Falls in Oregon’s Columbia River Gorge. Click on the images to see larger…

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Baxter State Park

Oregon is an amazing and beautiful state, so when it comes time to find great vacation destinations it’s hard to beat what’s already in your own backyard. There’s a few special places that make my list. Minnesota’s Boundary Waters Wilderness.  The Canyonlands of Southeast Utah. Tennessee’s Great Smoky Mountains. To name a few. But, there’s one…

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The Lumberyard

Here’s 9 year-old Claire rockin’ the Lumberyard – a bike park that Claire’s parents own in Northeast Portland. The Lumberyard is a pretty cool place for big and small kids alike! If you’re in Portland be sure to check it out (www.lumberyardmtb.com)!

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Eagle Creek

The Eagle Creek trail near Eagle Creek, Oregon is a bit off the beaten path and one of Oregon’s less known and less traveled hiking trails.  The trail is graced on either side by towering old-growth douglas firs and western red cedars and you’ll find plenty of native mushrooms as the trail gently meanders its…

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