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Sunset Panorama

This here photo thing is a four-photo panorama of the sunset from a couple of nights ago. It was shot on 3rd Ave., right where it crosses Fern Ridge Rd., looking west, because that’s where sunsets happen. I confess I’m not overly good at doing panorama shots, so the perspective …

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One Big Rainbow

Guest photographer Terri Jo Adams spotted a big, beautiful rainbow just south of Stayton a couple of nights ago. She had trouble …

Two fire hydrants together in Stayton Oregon

Fire Hydrant Buddies

I had never noticed this before a handful of nights ago, but now that I have it has me wondering — why …

Longhorn cow eating grass in a field in Stayton Oregon

The Rare Unicorn Cow

I discovered this gorgeous elusive creature roaming a field across the street from Dairy Queen on Cascade Highway. As you can see, …

Cowboy falling off a bucking bronco at the Santiam Canyon Stampede in Sublimity Oregon

2014 Santiam Canyon Stampede – Day 2

I attended the second night of the Stampede (see also: opening night, where a lot of horse-oriented things happened. People in cowboy …

Bee on a yellow flower in Salem Oregon

Little Resident At Deepwood Estate

Guest photographer Maryann Nielson caught this little guy or gal on a flower at Deepwood Estate in nearby Salem. I’m not sure …