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October 6, 2009

Our fair city

This Anacortes aerial was taken from a southeast vantage point during a recent flight with a friend. If it’s Anacortes aerials you’re looking for, I’m your guy. See “contact” button on homepage.

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February 27, 2008

From above

Every once in awhile I revisit my photo files from a May 2006 flight over the city. This shot, Guemes Channel in the foreground, shows the northeast tip of the island.

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May 29, 2007

Check out imap

If you’ve got a PC and some extra time on your hands, check out Skagit County’s website at One of their features is “imap,” which includes an aerial photo option. To find your house, click on “imap” icon on … Continue reading

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November 14, 2006

From the south

An aerial view of our fair city, looking north. Mt. Erie Elementary School is in the foreground, with Guemes Island near the top of the frame.

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July 9, 2006

Whistle Lake

Some communities point with pride to a single natural asset such as a beautiful lake. This body of water – Whistle Lake – is just one of six big lakes on Fidalgo island. The lake draws many adventurous souls at … Continue reading

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July 2, 2006

Anacortes west

This aerial photo was taken from over the Guemes Channel looking toward the state ferry terminal, Washington Park and Skyline. Mt. Erie is visible in the distance.

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June 25, 2006

City view

This aerial shows evidence of why Commercial Avenue and “R” Avenue are such busy streets. Commercial runs down the center of the photo, north at the top. “R” is at the right, jogging near the center to become “Q” Avenue. … Continue reading

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May 17, 2006

Eye in the sky

We all know this community’s natural assets are priceless, but there’s nothing like a boat trip or an airplane ride to reinforce that sense of awe. I had the opportunity Monday to fly over Anacortes, the San Juans and North … Continue reading

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September 3, 2003

View of a bridge

I shot this aerial photo of Deception Pass many years ago when I had an opportunity to fly from Oak Harbor to Lake Campbell in an experimental float plane. I recall that it was very noisy, and the landing on … Continue reading

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