My trip over Mt. Hood to Bend and Sunriver was GREAT! I thought I would see lots of birds and wildlife this time because I was really looking for them to get a picture. I did see some but not as many as I was hoping too. I had a lot of fun. When we […]

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14 Mar March 14, 2014

The Seattle Washington Wheel

StopandSeetheNature 0 The Big Wheel Seattle WA

I haven’t posted in a while. Sorry 🙁 I want to post more. But I have been taking pictures :). My family to a trip from Portland to Seattle. We visited friends and family. While we were there we went to a place in Seattle’s Pier called the Crab pot. I liked the Caesar salad […]

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15 Feb February 15, 2014

Portland Rosebuds Up Close

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I decided I like to do macro photography. Having a tripod helps a lot. I still find it challenging. Getting the right light and the focus just right takes practice. I want to be able to just see what I’m taking the picture of and know exactly what to set the camera to. I’m not […]

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I had so much fun playing in the snow. I hope you did too. I made an ice cave for myself. It took forever to do it but it was a lot of fun. That’s me inside I also made snow cubbies for the birds. I filled them with seeds. They loved them. We also […]

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08 Jan January 08, 2014

Adventures in Macro

StopandSeetheNature 2 Macro Photography

I thought I would give Macro a try, well really my mom thought I might like it. She was right (of course) but boy it is challenging. When I first got my lenses I went outside and I tried to get close to nature, that’s what Macro photography is all about. It really lets you […]

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23 Dec December 23, 2013

Anna’s Hummingbirds Portland Oregon

StopandSeetheNature 1 Humming Birds

We had some SUPER cold days here in Portland this winter. Our outdoor thermometer said it got down to 14 degrees. I got so worried about our little hummingbirds because I know they have to eat a lot but we left their feeders out overnight and they froze not knowing it was going to get […]

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