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Road Trip February 2011

This gallery is an experiment to allow myself to be looser and more journalistic with my photos, to break out of rigid patterns, not just the 'pretty' things. What better way than on rainy days of a short road trip through southwestern Washington state to the Oregon coast and back!
 road rain
road rain
 wet and curvy
wet and curvy
 the curvy road again
the curvy road again
desolate and rainy
desolate and rainy
another rainy curve
another rainy curve
log truck, wet road
log truck, wet road
signs, color at last.
signs, color at last.
more wet road
more wet road
wilapa river
wilapa river
by the columbia river
by the columbia river
ah, blue sky
ah, blue sky
 trucks and bridge
trucks and bridge
crossing the wide columbia
crossing the wide columbia
astoria bridge
astoria bridge
pacific ocean not so pacific
pacific ocean not so pacific
rock in the pacific
rock in the pacific
visibility questionable
visibility questionable
visibility even more questionable
visibility even more questionable
the tunnel. wow, that was different
the tunnel. wow, that was different
still more bad visibility
still more bad visibility
 i think theres a storm moving in
i think theres a storm moving in
ocean through trees
ocean through trees
beach at last, but look at that sky
beach at last, but look at that sky
manzanita wintry dunes
manzanita wintry dunes
ah, light on the horizon
ah, light on the horizon
three on the sunset beach
three on the sunset beach
 its been windy too
its been windy too
 just a little light left
just a little light left
 here comes the storm
here comes the storm
ooh. that sky looks ominous
ooh. that sky looks ominous
hail on the water
hail on the water
caught in the hailstorm
caught in the hailstorm
february drips
february drips
catkins, must be nearly spring
catkins, must be nearly spring
neakahnie after hail
neakahnie after hail
neakahnie in the mist
neakahnie in the mist
another day at the ocean
another day at the ocean
ah, theres a pretty pacific
ah, theres a pretty pacific
another stormy day
another stormy day
ships on the columbia
ships on the columbia
columbia again
columbia again
yes! a rainbow
yes! a rainbow
dismal nitch
dismal nitch
poor navigation skills
poor navigation skills
where's the crew
where's the crew
columbia north side headed east
columbia north side headed east
wetlands and yes, blue sky
wetlands and yes, blue sky
more wetlands
more wetlands
wetlands again
wetlands again
even more wetlands
even more wetlands
winter alders for a change
winter alders for a change
ducks like the wetlands, where are they?
ducks like the wetlands, where are they?
this guys passing us, and we're going fast!
this guys passing us, and we're going fast!
whew, he made it past
whew, he made it past
where the truck came from
where the truck came from
where the truck's headed
where the truck's headed
 water and forest
water and forest
 more winter alders
more winter alders
more water and forest
more water and forest
 four in a row
four in a row
i don't think anyone lives there anymore
i don't think anyone lives there anymore
winter field
winter field
 yet another log truck
yet another log truck
that was close!
that was close!
elk herd
elk herd
 rusty roof
rusty roof
satsop river
satsop river
 timber harvest country
timber harvest country
snow on clearcuts
snow on clearcuts
 snow on southern olympics
snow on southern olympics
skoke in winter
skoke in winter
skoke through twigs
skoke through twigs
hunter farm and some blue sky
hunter farm and some blue sky
hunter farm barn, almost home
hunter farm barn, almost home