A Night at the Lake

Last night I headed out from home about 11:30 pm on what has become a more rare adventure. There were rumors of Aurora activity, so I headed to a favorite location. I did get a few shots of the Aurora and am including one picture taken by the phone of the camera LCD screen. ThenContinue reading “A Night at the Lake”

Intriguing Clouds over Mount Hood and Mount Adams

Lately I have been randomly dropping into older files from the last couple years looking for treasures that had been forgotten.  Here are a few of Lennies (my name for lenticular clouds) over Mount Hood and some interesting fluffy wannabe lennies over Mount Adams.  Judging from the rest of the day, the clouds over MountContinue reading “Intriguing Clouds over Mount Hood and Mount Adams”

A Crisp Fall Day on Bird Creek Road

A few quick shots to share a day along the road and at Mirror Lake as the temps drop rapidly at Tract D and Bird Creek Meadows.     SEE THE SIDEBAR IMAGES FOR ALL MY PHOTO LINKS, INCLUDING ALBUMS SHOWING ALL MY PHOTOBOOKS.  I AM WORKING ON THE 2014 CALENDAR AND WILL POST THATContinue reading “A Crisp Fall Day on Bird Creek Road”

Mirror Lake on Mount Adams

I recently was blessed to witness this amazing sunset that just did not end for the longest time, moving from orange through red into pink and purple… and a while before that I caught this more subtle one.  I love to be up here in Tract D and Bird Creek Meadows.  The season will notContinue reading “Mirror Lake on Mount Adams”

More Wall Clusters and Splits ideas for Metal, Thinwrap or Canvas images

In a recent post I showed some ideas for Metal or Thin wrap Triptychs for wall displays.  Here are a few more ideas!  this is fun… I really want to do some of these.   I now have a PDF File of ideas with Prices for different Triptych styles and you can access that inContinue reading “More Wall Clusters and Splits ideas for Metal, Thinwrap or Canvas images”

Views along the Climber’s Trail on Mount Adams

One of my favorite places on Earth is up on the South Eastern Alpine slopes of Mount Adams in Bird Creek Meadows.  Part of Tract D, this area was part of the original Mount Adams WIlderness that was returned to the Yakama Nation in 1972 as per original Treaty of 1855.  More information on thatContinue reading “Views along the Climber’s Trail on Mount Adams”

Bird Creek Meadows is Blossoming

Bear Grass has such intriguing blossoms, and they are thick this year! These images were all taken July 3, 2013.  Many of the lower blossoms are faded now July 12, but higher up the road there are still many flowers to enjoy.  There are also cute Critters. We also get some lovely sunsets… this oneContinue reading “Bird Creek Meadows is Blossoming”

Bird Creek Meadows Opening

Bear Grass has such intriguing blossoms, and they are thick this year! These images were all taken July 3, 2013 This is taken up by the locked gate to Bird Creek Meadows by Mount Adams… and that gate will open for the season Monday Morning early! The area is managed by the Yakama Tribe, andContinue reading “Bird Creek Meadows Opening”

Aurora Borealis in Washington State

The featured image above and this next image are from June7,2013, as Northern lights danced in the midnight and early morning sky while I danced around my camera in the silence of a mountain night… which is never really silent, but alive with the songs of the stars, the movement of nocturnal birds and animals.Continue reading “Aurora Borealis in Washington State”

Finally! A SmugMug Storefront for Prints!

After much learning I finally am opening my SmugMug store. I am still not happy with their pricing system, so I am going to set up a discount code to use on the Thin Wraps, Canvas Wraps, and Metal Prints. Meanwhile you can still go directly through me on those items via email at starlisa.black@gmail.comContinue reading “Finally! A SmugMug Storefront for Prints!”