Photo Of The Day – Alaska Rainforest Floor

 Title: Alaska Rainforest Floor Location: Bartlett Cove, Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, Alaska, USA, North America (58°27’26” N  135°51’54” W) Description: Walking the shores of Glacier Bay National Park and getting down low brings into view a whole other world of plants. The canopy and sky overhead are reflected Continue Reading →

Traveling Through Colors: Green

Green is a good, all-purpose, calming color and I can use some calm today. Continuing with my series to explore the world I have photographed through color, I present to you, the color Green. Hint: Click on images for much larger versions with shooting information and a slideshow. Continue Reading →

View On The Forest Floor In An Alaska Rainforest

What’s lurking on the floor of an Alaskan rainforest? Plenty! For my daughter, girlfriend and I, cruising with InnerSea Discoveries in Alaska’s Inside Passage this last summer allowed more than one opportunity to take a small skiff ashore and wander in pristine temperate rainforest. Not only that, I Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Clearing Storm

Title: Clearing Storm Location: Puget Sound, Washington, USA Description: A winter snow storm breaks over the Puget Sound just after sunset. Shot with a Canon 7D and Canon 10-22mm EF lens and settings of ISO 3200, 10mm, f/3.2, 1/15th of a second Photograph Creative Commons Copyright Peter West Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – From The Beach To Seattle

Title: From The Beach To Seattle Location: Double Bluff Beach, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, North America Description: Rain clouds lash Seattle (that little bump on the horizon) in this view looking south from Whidbey Island. Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey