Lunar Eclipse Palindrome

Processing the shots from the eclipse got me thinking about palindromes, a favorite subject! This week every day is a palindrome! (4-14-14), (4-15-14_ etc. The Lunar Eclipse was a palindrome, ending as it started, with the lovely orange red earth shadow in the heart of the palindrome as the shadow slowly moved across the surfaceContinue reading “Lunar Eclipse Palindrome”

Great Horned Owl and Barred Owl

When I was a teenager, we had a clump of Ponderosa Pines in our backyard in Husum, Washington. On occasion several huge Great Horned owls would land in the trees, hooting back and forth at each other in the dark of night. I would stand out in the middle of the clump of trees andContinue reading “Great Horned Owl and Barred Owl”

Another Fire Sky Sunset in the Gorge!

  I had a stupendous evening up on this hill in Washington not far from White Salmon, watching the sky flare up then fade back down.  Color lasted for over an hour in the clouds as though a magic wand had waved over them so they could hold the color. A bit later, looking SouthContinue reading “Another Fire Sky Sunset in the Gorge!”

New Fire Calendar! Last but not least…

at the request of some fire fighting friends I have now created a 2014 Fire Calendar, with my best shots from several fires in this area since 2008.  I only ordered 6 for now, but will order more if I get requests! email me at starlisa.black@gmail.com to request a Fire Calendar. They are $25 each,Continue reading “New Fire Calendar! Last but not least…”

New Desk calendar!

Very sturdy quality by Shutterfly like my other calendars, these lovely items are sure to brighten any desk! Only $18.00 each or 3 or more only $15.00 each. Only 20 calendars on hand, first come first serve. I can tell you I am delighted with the way these came out! Just arrived today. Email meContinue reading “New Desk calendar!”

Three Calendar Designs!!

There are now three calendars available, and you can see photos of the calendar pages by clicking on the calendars. Take note: you can choose with or without the little photos added to the dates on all except the barns calendar. email me at starlisa.black(at)gmail.com

2014 Calendar

At Long Last, I have finished making my calendar for 2014, and you can see photos of the pages on this link!  Come check them out… and contact me via comment or email if you would like to order. 2014 Calendar.    

From Calm Serenity to Wild Weather, that is the Gorge!

Looking for the perfect March image for my calendar led me to this image.  I am amazed I never processed this!  Actually there are several, but only this one processed for now so I could get it in the calendar.  This is a very rare moment in the Columbia River Gorge, with this big oldContinue reading “From Calm Serenity to Wild Weather, that is the Gorge!”

Glorious Fall, not over quite yet!

Taken tonight with my iPhone and the program pro HDR from out in front of the Mount Adams Chamber of Commerce. I am starting a little volunteer work there occasionally so you might see more from the spot 🙂 Please take time to check out my links in the sidebar on this page. Remember meContinue reading “Glorious Fall, not over quite yet!”

Looking back a Year from now

I have been searching my archives looking for the images I wish to use in the calendars I am building, and in the process have reworked a few older shot with my newer skills!  Here are a few from November 2013 Please DO check out the links in the sidebar on this page, see myContinue reading “Looking back a Year from now”