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Seattle night skyline

Seattle at night from Gas Works Park across Lake Union. ⁨Seattle, WA - 2023, Jan 21


Home great room

Reading at home with the dog by the fire, the orchid blooming. Bothell, WA - 2019, April 9


Fall tree colors

The tree colors of fall across the field at my work. Bothell, WA - 2022, Nov 4


View over Lake Washington

Melanie playing her flute as we watch the sunset over Lake Washington from beside the cross-Kirkland trail. Kirkland, WA - 2019 Sept 21


View across Lake Ross

On Lake Ross looking at Pumpkin Mountain, Deming, WA - 2022 July 1


Lupin flowers

Lupin flowers in a field at Brightwater treatment plant, Woodinville, WA - 2022 June 1


Trillium flower

A trillium flower beside the trail at Weowna Park, Bellevue, WA - 2022 April 16


Trail on a slope, leading toward Mt. Baker

Ptarmigan Ridge trail at Mount Baker, ‎⁨The Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest⁩, ⁨Washington⁩, ⁨United States⁩ - 2018 Aug 4


The building lit up in the evening fog

Seminary Lodge at St. Edwards State Park, Kenmore, WA - 2021 Nov

Ferry boat with mountains in view beyond

WA Ferry in the San Juan Islands, returning to Anacortes, as seen from James Island - 2021 Nov

Arched wooden foot bridge over river

Iconic bridge in Bothell across to the Sammamish River trail - 2021 Sept

Sunset view toward Seattle

Sunset over Seattle from the Cross-Kirkland trail. At right: football game at Husky Stadium with Olympic Mountains behind - 2021 Sept   (Uninteresting roof in foreground.)

Eddy turbulence behind a rock

Water eddies during flood tide at Deception Pass - 2019 Feb

Canadian Parliament buildings

View of Parliament buildings, Ottawa, CA - 2018 July

Blue sky with clouds and lake

View over Lake Washington from Lake Forest Park to St. Edward State Park - 2021 April

Sunset and bridge over Lk Wa

I-520: the newest floating bridge over Lake Washington, Olympic Mountains in the distance at sunset - 2018 July

Water flowing over spillways

Outflow at the locks in Ballard, Seattle. Fresh water from Lake Washington into the salt of the Puget Sound - 2018 May

Sunny day, blossoming trees, stately buildings, appreciative people viewing

Cherry blossoms at the University of Washington's quad - 2018 March

Lake with rain-drops, kayak bow, gray skies and hills

Kayaking on Kachess Lake - 2018 May

Cake made by Bethany for Melanie's birthday - 2019 Oct

Sunset with light on the water, blue sky and clouds

View across Lake Washington from St. Edwards state park - 2020 Feb

Sunset sky with whispy clouds

Lake Washington at sunset from OO Denny park - 2020 Oct

Rocky beach and trees framing lake

Lake Washington from St. Edwards state park - 2020 Dec

Lake reflecting snow-covered mountains

Lake Garibaldi in BC, Canada - 2008 Sept

Mossy hillside, calm Puget Sound, islands and blue sky

View SW from Stewart Island toward San Juan Island in the Puget Sound - 2020 Nov

60 degree crossing fixture of two rail tracks

Old crossing of rail tracks in Woodinville, WA - 2020 Nov

2021/12/05: This track is now gone. I think that not too long this location will become part of a bike/hike trail.