D20 Brass Band Costume Party

5 days ago
As a member of D20 Brass Band, I pride myself on our playing, professional attitude, and our costumes. Though I don't have a particular nerdy character I cosplay I green it up as much as I can.

Partial Solar Eclipse Between Seattle Clouds

7 days ago
We were fortunate today in West Seattle we got to enjoy a partial solar eclipse despite some dicey weather swirling all around us. I rigged up my camera, got out some glasses from previous solar eclipses I watched in 2000 and 2002, and snapped away.

Seattle and the Giants Above

2 weeks ago
Clearings in the storm meant great views of some towering clouds against the Seattle skyline.

Stunner of an October Sunrise

2 weeks ago
I'm always keen to photograph and share sunrises like this. Especially as the cloudy and darker months descend upon us here in the Pacific Northwest.

Gideon's 4th Birthday at Woodland Park Zoo

2 weeks ago
Aaron's son Gideon turned 4 today so Connie and I drove through busy weekend road closure downtown Seattle traffic north to the Woodland Park Zoo. We wandered through the exhibits for a bit once there then had a blast riding and watching the party kids ride the beautiful carousel.

BrickCon 2014

4 weeks ago
Adventure planned and adventure achieved today! My brother and his family came up yesterday to join us for the weekend and to take my newphews to their first BrickCon!

Dahlias & Seattle Sightseeing

Sep. 16
With my sister Toni in town Connie and I whisked her around Seattle for a delightful day out. First, breakfast at the ever fantastic Hudson.

Fishing Charter off Long Beach, WA with Dad & Joseph

Sep. 13
We awoke at 4am to head to Ilwaco and board the Sarah Kay for our morning journey out to sea. Once we headed out and rounded the mouth of the Columbia River our trusty skipper took us north where, just after sunrise, the fish were practically jumping in the boat.

Beach Time with Family

Sep. 12
I joined my parents in Ocean Park on a stunning, warm day on the Washington coast. We took their new pup Mad (he's actually really sweet) Max to the beach for a walk and we kicked off our shoes to enjoy the sand and surf.

Lost in the Seattle Fog

Aug. 14
This morning's fog revealed the true nature of Seattle.

Rare Summer Evening Lightning

Aug. 11
I got my camera out after the closer, big stuff hit but I got a couple decent shots once the storm cell moved to the north of Seattle a bit. Plus the Moon was peaking out and that wheel thing on the water is just pretty.

Summer 2014 Snoqualmie River Float #2

Aug. 3
Floating the river is the best way to beat and Seattle summer heat. We welcomed a few newcomers and had a lazy/great time out today!

Stormy Clouds, D20 Brass Band at Imagine Cup, Colorful Evening

Aug. 2
Today started of literally with a bang via some rare summer thunder. From there D20 Brass Band banged our drums and tooted our horns at Microsoft's Image Cup.
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