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Looking Back

February 4, 2023

Aerial August 2009

Downtown Anacortes, Dakota Creek Industries, Port of Anacortes, Majestic Inn & Spa. A beautiful day for an aerial adventure: August 2009.

February 2, 2023

Osborne’s ‘Windsong,” 2007

Located in the park area near the Guemes Ferry landing is “Windsong,” a sculpture by local artist Leo E. Osborne. The sculpture is dedicated to world peace. (Macro of part of the vertical piece. June 2007)

January 28, 2023

Walking stick with wings: 2016

Dragonfly, May 2016. Fascinating to watch.

January 23, 2023

Navy Open House: 2011

It’s always exciting to visit NAS Whidbey in Oak Harbor when they open the doors to the public. These photos were taken on a 2011 visit.

January 18, 2023

British Columbia fjord: Princess Louisa

I have had the privilege of visiting this incredible marine park on two occasions, thanks to my friend Larry Stickles. This photo was taken in 2005. Princess Louisa Inlet, called by indigenous peoples “Suivoolot”, meaning sunny and warm, has beckoned sea travelers since it was first seen by man. Except for aircraft, the sea is […]

January 12, 2023

Frosty morning: Winter of 2009

Some green leaves hung onto life in this Winter 2009 photo of backyard frost.

January 9, 2023

Nighttime runners: 2017

“Runners” sculpture photographed at night in October 2017. This piece by Seattle artist Ken Turner features two eight-foot figures running south on “Q” Avenue, which links to the popular Tommy Thompson Trail. It is located near the Northwest Center of Excellence for Marine Manufacturing and Technology.

January 3, 2023

Anthony’s under construction: 2010

It was August 2010 when this photo was taken of Anthony’s Restaurant being built at Cap Sante Marina.

December 28, 2022

Sailboat motors across bay: 2012

Looking back, looking down from Cap Sante to Fidalgo Bay. May 2012.

December 23, 2022

American sponsors parade unit: 2002

Among parade entries in the 2002 Anacortes Christmas parade was this equestrian unit sponsored by the Anacortes American. Clippity-clop!

December 23, 2022

Buoy perch

I can’t recall details, but I believe this image’s origins are an early morning departure for a day of fishing with my brother-in-law. Cormorants stationed on a lighted buoy.

December 19, 2022

Cap Sante Marina: 2009

An aerial view of Fidalgo Bay, Cap Sante Marina and the north end of the city taken in the summer 0f 2009. This photo pre-dated the environmental cleanup at Seafarers’ Memorial Park, as well as the construction of Anthony’s Restaurant.

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