Letters: Gas for Sale

Found this great brick building with the lettering on the outside of the building that spelled GAS. I’m sure it had been there a long time. This image has been enhanced using Photoshop. I looked up where I think this was taken and I think it was in a historical old town – almost a…

Reflections: On Lake Coeur d’Alene

Reflections along the boat docks on Lake Coeur d’Alene in northern Idaho are a stunning array as the shades of blue colorize the water.  This picture was taken with my first digital camera, a Minolta DiMage, and though I like it would not be suitable for a larger print format due to the limitations of…

Dragonfly in Amber

While I love this shot I always wish that I had taken it in later years when I had a good digital camera with a much higher resolution instead of that old Minolta Digital that was my first.   That camera was light and easy to use but the resolution was so low that I…

Camping After the Rain

In 2011 I was in my home state of Idaho up in the Northern Panhandle just south of Cour de’ Alene for a family gathering. This is some of the most beautiful country in America with its magestic mountains, richly colored forests and lush meadows. If not for the winter cold and snow, I would…

Idaho Farm at Harvest

This image was one of my first attempts at creating what is called a compilation using Photoshop. It’s done by combining multiple images with layers and masking.  It took many hours and is of at least 5 separate photos taken during the early fall season as we drove along an Idaho highway or while visiting with…