Tag Archives: Oregon

North Umpqua River, Oregon

North Umpqua River near Steamboat, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, Tripod: yes, Filter: circular polarizer, Post: Lightroom The North, as the locals refer to the North Fork of the Umpqua River, is one of the most beautiful reaches of river … Continue reading

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South Umpqua #2

South Umpqua River, Roseburg, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, Tripod: yes, Filter: circular polarizer, Post: Lightroom 3 For the most part Oregon doesn’t have the spectacular fall colors like the northeast part of the country, but we do have areas … Continue reading

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Summer Lake, Oregon

Summer Lake, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, ISO: 100, aperture: f/11, shutter: 1/13 second, tripod: yes, filter: ciruclar polarizer I posted a similar photo of Summer Lake back in August.  This area is rich in wildlife and stunning panoramas.  There are many opportunties … Continue reading

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Steens Mountain #2

Fish Lake #2, Steens Mountain, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, ISO: 100, Aperture: f/11, shutter: 1/8 second, tripod: yes, filter: 2 stop soft edge graduated ND The same, only different from yesterday’s post.  This image captured just a few minutes … Continue reading

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Silver Falls State Park

South Falls, Silver Falls State Park, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, ISO: 100, aperture: f/8, shutter: 1/15 second, tripod: yes Silver Falls is the crown jewel of Oregon’s State Park system.   It has it all; picnicking, camping, hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding, group … Continue reading

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Summer Lake, Oregon

Summer Lake Wildlife Area Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, ISO: 100, tripod: yes, filter: 2 stop soft edge graduated ND The Summer Lake Wildlife Area is a great birding area in south central Oregon.  The area is managed primarily for migratory waterfowl … Continue reading

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Vernal Pool

Vernal Pool, Rogue Valley, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, tripod: yes Vernal pools are a unique habitat type that support rare plants and macro invertebrates.  In Oregon, these seasonally charged shallow wetland pools are found only in the Rogue Valley near Medford.  … Continue reading

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Moon Over Broken Top

Broken Top, Three Sisters Wilderness, Central Oregon Cascades Canon Digital Rebel, ISO: 100, aperture: 5.6, shutter: 1/13, exposure bias: -0.3 step, filter: circular polarizer, post: Lightroom 3 I use to plan my backcountry trips around the full moon.  Not only was … Continue reading

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Union Street Bridge

Union Street Ped Bridge, Salem, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, ISO: 200, aperture: f/8, shutter: 1.3 seconds, tripod: yes The Union Street Bridge is a great old historic railroad bridge that crosses the Willamette River in Salem.  Recently the bridge … Continue reading

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Astoria, Oregon

Astoria-Megler Bridge, Astoria, Oregon Canon 30D, 17-40 f/4L, tripod: yes, cable release: yes HDR: 5 exposures, -2, -1, 0, +1, +2 Software: Photomatic Pro and Lightroom 3 I got up before first light to set up for this photo.  The sky … Continue reading

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