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Japanese Garden Autumn Splendor – Part II

As promised, here are additional photos from my recent visit to Point Defiance Park Japanese Garden. The first set of images in the previous post were from the immediate pond area of the garden. The following set of images are … Continue reading

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Japanese Garden Pond Autumn Splendor

Looking for a treasure trove of photographic opportunities during the autumn season? Look no further than your local, Japanese garden! One can spend hours composing photos from every angle and in every nook and cranny in these gardens. They usually … Continue reading

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Autumn Colors in Mount Rainier National Park

October is a magical time in Mount Rainier National Park! Subalpine foliage display shades of purple, pink, red, orange and yellow. Most notable are the color changes of Huckleberry plant leaves and Sitka Mountain Ash along with their striking, red … Continue reading

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Brewery Park at Tumwater Falls

I was pleasantly surprised that one of my favorite local city parks recently had a name change, from Tumwater Falls Park to Brewery Park at Tumwater Falls, located within the city of Tumwater, Washington. The park is privately owned by … Continue reading

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Of Mountains and Forests

Once again, I ventured into the depths of forests and hiked mountain trails. Just days after I hiked the Quinault rain forest trails, I made my way through an old growth forest trail at Mount Rainier National Park, located in … Continue reading

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