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    Did a pet portrait for my parents. This is their Airedale, Farley.
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    Downtown Portland with my new lens

    LOL!!! Will do, Bob! ;-)
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    Downtown Portland with my new lens

    You have a good point there Bob. And yes - Even where I work - if you buy the 18-200 with a camera body (any from the D3100 upto the D300 or D7000) they give you a instant rebate of a couple hundred dollars. And as for over $1000 for a lens - yes that is so true. I was eying a Sigma 200-500...
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    Downtown Portland with my new lens

    Great thread, photos, and discussion. I agree with Bob on the 18-200mm lens as a good all-purpose lens. I work at a camera shop in Portland and it is one of our more popular lenses (along with the 50mm 1.4 and 1.8 lenses). The biggest downside to the 18-200 lens is the price. Granted - a good...
  5. Spanish Head Sunset

    Spanish Head Sunset

    Captured from a balcony overlooking the ocean at the Inn at Spanish Head in Lincoln City, Oregon.
  6. Qualicum Beach Sunset

    Qualicum Beach Sunset

    Taken at Qualicum Beach, BC - about 2 hours north of Victoria on Vancouver Island.
  7. Mount Rainier National Park

    Mount Rainier National Park

    Taken at Mount Rainier National Park near the Sunrise Visitor Center
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    All Aboard the Holiday express.

    Those cars are ex-Milwaukee Road.
  9. Water Frozen In Time

    Water Frozen In Time

    Frozen water effect by using a 1/3200 shutterspeed. This is at Wahkeena Falls in the Columbia River Gorge.
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    Gotta Love Puppies!

    Here are a few of some puppies I was able to photograph while at the Tulip Festival in Woodland. Aren't they adoreable!?!
  11. Dew Drop Tulip

    Dew Drop Tulip

    Taken at the Holland America Bulb Farm's Tulip Festival in Woodland, WA.
  12. Union Station At Night

    Union Station At Night

    Portland Union Station is over 100 years old and at has served 8 different railroads over the years.
  13. Fire & Ice Rose

    Fire & Ice Rose

    Fire & Ice Rose set against a black backdrop.
  14. Ice Build Up

    Ice Build Up

    Ice built up on the lower Multnomah Falls in the Columbia River Gorge during a cold snap in early December 2009.
  15. Multnomah Falls On Ice

    Multnomah Falls On Ice

    Multnomah Falls during a cold snap in December 2009.
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