Entries Tagged ‘Oregon Coast’:

Glorious end of a day in May

Off the coast of Manzanita, Oregon. It is late May and the sun is pretty far North already.

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From a mile and a half

Terrible Tillie (a.k.a. “Tillamook Rock Lighthouse”), off the Oregon Coast, seen in February light…
More images from that part of the Oregon Coast

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Wistful Sunset

Familiar elements on the Oregon coast. A passing storm, the setting sun painting the scene in warm tones, the sound of rushing water where a small creek meets the big ocean…
(More images from the Coast here )

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Life at the Oregon Coast

Low tide at the Oregon coast reveals a small cascade. Sunlight reflects on the water as the morning fog burns off. Two seagulls take turns at a fish breakfast…
(More images from the Coast here )

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Liberty West

The way the setting sun touched the top of the sea stack, and the light patterns it generated, made me think of… the Statue of Liberty. Except this was on our (West) coast. Hence the title…

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Foggy Sunset at the Coast

End of another Summer’s day off the Oregon Coast. The fog rises over the ocean as the sun sets, painting the scene in a warm, orange glow. Still visible, fishing boats arrive at the South Jetty of the Columbia river while a flock of Pelicans provide aerial escort. A dreamy, mesmerizing scene.

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Twilight of a working vessel

The remains of the “Peter Iredale,” on the Oregon Coast, 103 years after it ran aground

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After the Rain

And then the rain stopped, and everything became crystal clear once again, just in time for the sunset. No fog of uncertainty, comforting though it may often feel. No seemingly endless rainfall compelling a downward, earth-bound orientation. The old things are gone, replaced by a fresh, purified perception of reality, worthy of [...]

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Guiding Light

Yaquina Bay Lighthouse, Newport, Oregon. Possibly the oldest building in town. (Mid-March scene).

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Last Light

This was the view from the top of Cape Meares lighthouse on the Oregon coast at sunset, Tuesday October 16. I went to the coast hoping to catch some stormy weather, big waves and ominous skies… but it turned out to be the mildest, calmest, warmest mid-October anyone could remember.
So, I tried to make [...]

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