Posts Tagged ‘Seattle’

In the Neighborhood

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

I am currently working on a set of images that I am calling In the Neighborhood. They are all shot within a short walk of our house and in some instances are things people walk by every day. The goal is to show them in a different way, to make the viewer stop and look at them again and wonder what they are, or where they are, or what it means. I’ve already posted a few of these.

Here are a few more.

Snow In Seattle

Monday, January 16th, 2012

It doesn’t snow often in Seattle but when it does people tend to bundle up and hunker down. Or you can shoot pics from your deck – which I did yesterday. The first gives a new meaning to the phrase “a walk in the park.”

And the second is a look out over the sound to West Seattle. I loved the looming clouds, the dusting of snow, and the hint of a sunset.

Fall Colors

Friday, October 28th, 2011

The Japanese Garden in Seattle is beautiful this time of year. Today the weather was perfect. One of those cloudy days where the sky becomes a giant soft box and the colors pop. After a few traditional shots I realized that I wanted something a little different. I wanted to shoot color itself. And so the following. But first here is a traditional image of the garden.

Pleasant but not what I wanted. Here’s what I wanted and I would love to know what you think:

And my personal favorite: