When I moved to Oregon more than two decades ago, one of my sales reps said to me, “What’s in Oregon besides Nature and Sports?” She said, ” Oregonians have nothing to do, and that’s why you go to the ball games.” I know it is our work relationship that she did not want meContinue reading “Oregon lifestyle – why live in Oregon?”
and Celebrate the coming New Year 2020. It has not been a prolific photography and writing year due to my new real estate endeavor. I hope to plan and manage my time more effectively in the coming year. Double 20, double duty. At this point, I am going for it, no giving up.
Life is unpredictable. Intended to photograph architecture and real estate houses for fun and include some work in my retirement, I ended up being a licensed realtor in California. It’s great fun to find the best angle of view to photograph a house and present it to potential buyers. And, the ultimate reward is toContinue reading “From photography to real estate”
Thought I took a short break… to my surprise, this recess has taken three months!!! I just came back from a trip to Vietnam where I have long desired to go. An untouched rural scene is what I envisioned about the landscape. However, I seemed not getting much opportunity to capture any except this oneContinue reading “A long pause”
One month flew by since I last posted. How would I ever chase Time and catch up with it? It is apparent to me that I cannot permit my camera in Rest mold too long… The day could have been better if the sun was not so overpowering. The light could have been better ifContinue reading “Simply Dahlias”
It must be the suet I put out there, we have many Flickers come to the backyard this year. The feeding scene is no longer new since I spotted last year. Young Flickers perched on the tree trunk for naps is my first sight.
More a Bird and Bloom person, I could not believe that I was doing a safari photographing wild Bears and Tigers and had a great time. I do admit that my eyes are still on the mild animals and human side of it.
Surprised to spot the cactus with blooms.
It’s a half inch of the flower bud. It gives me the visual pleasure. It inspires me to focus on whatever I do. Youth is a strength. Start out right, set a sound target, and go for it.