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BeerZaar at the Brewhouse is Back!

Posted by on Dec 3rd, 2016 in Blog | 2 comments

BeerZaar at the Brewhouse is Back!

It’s hard to believe it’s been a year already, but the holiday season is upon us again, and so is BeerZaar! Avoid the malls, shop small, and help local businesses and artists by shopping at the Issaquah Brewhouse BeerZaar Monday night!

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Santa Returns to Timber Creek This Weekend!

Posted by on Dec 2nd, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off on Santa Returns to Timber Creek This Weekend!

Santa Returns to Timber Creek This Weekend!

If you missed our opening weekend, you still have two weekends left to get your family photos taken with Santa, whatever your family may be!

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Black Friday 20% Sale!

Posted by on Nov 25th, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off on Black Friday 20% Sale!

Black Friday 20% Sale!

Merchants seem to have two schools of thought about Black Friday these day: Open stupid early and encourage all kinds of bargain shopping chaos, or give employees the day off to go hiking. Well, I’m going to do both!

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Meet Santa at Timber Creek Starting This Weekend!

Posted by on Nov 22nd, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off on Meet Santa at Timber Creek Starting This Weekend!

Meet Santa at Timber Creek Starting This Weekend!

This isn’t just for kids, either! Bring your kids, your pets, and yourself and get your family portrait taken with Santa while helping the Homeward Pet Adoption Center with their mission!

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A Walk on the Wildside

Posted by on Nov 6th, 2016 in Blog, Portfolio | 1 comment

A Walk on the Wildside

I have the privilege of living on a small mountain in the foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range, and on top of that mountain is a huge urban wildland park. This week I decided to hike in to what I refer to as my “back yard” and see what kind of late autumn photographs I could find.

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Anniversary Clearance Sale!

Posted by on Oct 25th, 2016 in Blog | 2 comments

Anniversary Clearance Sale!

I started getting messages from friends and colleagues the other day, congratulating me on my anniversary. Anniversary? Sure enough, my little company is four years old this week! That calls for an Anniversary Sale!

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Visiting the Scottish Lakes High Camp

Posted by on Oct 18th, 2016 in Blog | Comments Off on Visiting the Scottish Lakes High Camp

Visiting the Scottish Lakes High Camp

Last week in Larch Lake and the Scottish Lakes High Camp we talked about visiting Larch Lake to photograph the fall color of the turning larches. Now I’ll tell you the story of the Scottish Lakes High Camp and how it came to be!

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Larch Lake and the Scottish Lakes High Camp

Posted by on Oct 13th, 2016 in Blog, Portfolio | 1 comment

Larch Lake and the Scottish Lakes High Camp

While on a backpacking trip in British Columbia a few years back, I asked some experienced backcountry photographers where the best place was to photograph larch trees in the fall. Without hesitation, they unanimously responded, “Larch Lake!”. So when my friend Max asked me if I wanted some vouchers to stay in the high camp near there, he didn’t have to ask twice!

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Backcountry Bridge Building

Posted by on Oct 4th, 2016 in Blog | 3 comments

Backcountry Bridge Building

What do you do when heavy snows destroy the only bridge that hikers can use to cross a fast-running and dangerous river? You get out there and build a newer, better one by hand, of course!

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Six Years Ago in the North Cascades

Posted by on Sep 27th, 2016 in Blog, Portfolio | Comments Off on Six Years Ago in the North Cascades

Six Years Ago in the North Cascades

Two weeks ago in Five Years Ago This Week I went back in time to revisit a gorgeous wildflower-covered meadow in Mount Rainier National Park. This week we’ll go back even further to some fall hikes in the North Cascades from six years back.

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