items tagged with Baker

November 1, 2006

Padilla Bay

A blue heron stands on the western shoreline of Padilla Bay, Mt. Baker looming in the background.

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September 28, 2006

Work vs. play

While the recreational vessel in the foreground headed back for Cap Sante Boat Haven, the working boat moved east. A day on the water for both. Different “missions,” both traditionally Northwest.

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August 1, 2006

Movin’ too fast

Yikes. August 1 and time for the Anacortes Arts Festival already! Like this boat on Fidalgo Bay, we are speeding to the end of summer. My devious plan is to do what I can to slow the pace a bit, … Continue reading

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June 5, 2006

Minutes from home

Today’s photograph is uploaded from my laptop computer, where I have stored some of my favorite Fidalgo Bay photographs from a recent Anacortes Yacht Club sailing event. Mt. Baker’s been in and out of cloud cover in recent days, but … Continue reading

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May 5, 2006

A boat is born

Work begins at Dakota Creek Shipyard on what I believe is the bow section of a boat. Welders work in conjunction with heavy equipment operators as steel sections are cut, positioned and welded into place. Not a bad place to … Continue reading

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December 16, 2005

Moon on the rise

An email from Matt Bepler sent Brian and me scrambling to Cap Sante Thursday afternoon on the Great Full Moon Rising adventure. We weren’t the only folks at the viewpoint to watch in awe as the moon rose quickly over … Continue reading

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December 8, 2005

Early sunset

A stop at the Salvation Army on “R” Avenue Thursday included the opportunity to photograph Mt. Baker at sunset. That’s the good news. The bad news is that it was only 4:00 p.m. I must say I have a harder … Continue reading

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November 21, 2005

Back of Baker

I realize it’s a matter of perspective, but to me this is the back of Mt. Baker. I took this photograph Sunday evening during a visit to Lynden, our “Dutch neighbor” in Whatcom County.

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November 14, 2005

Baker’s back

After a string of days without a Mt. Baker sighting, the peak peeked out again Monday with a cap of fresh-fallen snow. This photograph was taken from Cap Sante looking east, with refinery-bound tankers in the foreground.

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October 28, 2005

Looking out

I captured this image of a crew working on an “M” Avenue power line (right) while I was visiting the school district office at Anacortes Middle School on Thursday. Mt. Baker was obscured by a cloud, but this is a … Continue reading

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May 27, 2005

Baker gold

If the forecasts are correct, this warm gold will become a deep blue as the heat builds today. I was blessed with this view of Mt. Baker Friday at 5 a.m.

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March 22, 2005

Beautiful blues

I wasn’t the only one who decided on this beautiful Northwest day to spend part of my lunch hour at Cap Sante. This was the view looking to the northeast across Fidalgo Bay.

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