The Trip So Far: Islay

Islay, pronounced Eye-La, is a small island off the west coast of Scotland.  It has a population of around 3 to 4 thousand people, thousands of angry sheep, and a few birds who… Continue reading

The Trip So Far: Toledo and Madrid

Toledo was everything I loved about Ronda but with more windy narrow streets, hills, and less sweeping vistas.  The main attraction is the Catedral Primada Santa María de Toledo, which was a very nice… Continue reading

The Trip So Far: Cordoba

I found Cordoba to be more enjoyable than Granada.  While the Alhambra was amazing, much of Granada left me wanting.  Cordoba filled in some of that older/classic city whole in my travel weary… Continue reading

The Trip So Far: Granada

I enjoyed the time we spent in Granada and the Calle Real de la Alhambra, but didn’t enjoy the big city feel of it as much as I liked Ronda.  In all honesty,… Continue reading

The Trip So Far: Ronda

From Sevilla, we drove down to the town of Grazalema.  It’s a quite little town built into the slope of a mountain, leaving it guarded on 3 sides with the other being a… Continue reading

The Trip So Far: Sevilla

I’ve enjoyed Sevilla as the first stop in this trip.  Compared to other large cities it was rather peaceful and everywhere you go there is the smell of orang blossoms.  Can’t eat the… Continue reading

On the Road Again, 2017 Vacation

***Fair warning, picture spam likely coming soon***  I’m currently sitting in the lounge at the SeaTac airport waiting on my flight… which has been delayed. Yay! But that makes me feel more confident… Continue reading

Week 41, Landscape: Get High

Went down to Seattle’s Skyview Observatory in the Columbia Center, the tallest building anywhere near me, and went up to the 73rd floor to get some shots of the city.  My favorite was… Continue reading

Week 40, Portrait: Sitting in a Chair

This week’s photo is of Joel, who’s been willing to sit in for 3 of my shoots so far, and turned out nicely after a few hours of messing with lights and drinks…… Continue reading

Week 39, Artistic: Handmade

So, I know it’s a few days late, this shot was taken last week during a work trip at the Yomitan Pottery Village in Okinawa.  I was actually hoping to grab a shot… Continue reading