Preservation Field School

Preservation Field School

"Camp is wasted on the wrong people. When do I get to go spend a week at camp?" Well, as it turns out, my opportunity came a couple weeks ago...

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Let's Make History!

Let's Make History!

2016 marks the centennial celebrations for the National Park Service and the fiftieth anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act. This is an excellent opportunity to research the Standards and apply them in real-world applications, to record and protect important historic sites of the Pacific Northwest, to provide the philanthropy these sites need, and to promote their importance as part of our national heritage...

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Hoodview

Hoodview

We had to reserve the campground six months in advance. In fact, we scouted it out nearly a year ago and made a list of the best sites in several campgrounds in the Mt. Hood National Forest. The first week in June seemed like a risk, especially while we were booking in gray and rainy December. But growing up in the Pacific Northwest, camping and fishing is a birthright and, as a good dad, I want to make sure my boys get to participate...

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Developing Process

Developing Process

Clearly I love film photography. But I didn’t know how much I loved it until a couple of years ago, after a long, long absence...

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