Meet Frederick

  Jewell takes a cell phone picture of Frederick. Early this morning, there was a knock on my front door. It was my little sister, Jewell, still clad in her morning bathrobe, insisting that I needed to come outside. As I walked out with her, I asked what it [...]

The Demolition of Zoar

The roof of Zoar Lutheran Church being slowly clawed away. A piece of my childhood is vanishing before my eyes. Zoar Lutheran Church, the church I grew up attending since before my memory of life began, is demolishing its old building. The building has stood, [...]

Wandering my hometown

On Wednesday, I spent the day in Canby. I went in to see if they were knocking down the old church I grew up attending, as its old building was scheduled for demolition. They had postponed, as there was (and still is) a lot more preparation to get done before [...]

A Familiar View

I’ve been working on establishing a better archive of stock footage for my projects, so tonight I took my camera out into one of the fields to film the sunset. It’s not the first, nor the last time, but I’m trying to get a variety of [...]

Mt. Hood at dusk

I was looking out the window tonight when I noticed that Mt. Hood look beautifully glorious in the pink light of the setting sun. So I immediately ran to get my camera and tripod, filmed the mountain for a bit and grabbed this shot. I think it turned out [...]

Sunset at Cedar Rock Farm

After spending yesterday afternoon with my brother and the dogs at Knight’s Bridge Park, I came home and went about my business, thinking the part of the day in which I take pictures and footage of pretty things while relaxing with nature was over. It [...]