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I-90 Floating Bridge

Posted by admin on 6th December 2009

These are photos I took from the Mercer Island side of the I-90 floating bridge early one morning before heading off to Seattle.

I-90 Floating Bridge 1   I-90 Floating Bridge 2

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Tacoma Narrows Bridge

Posted by admin on 6th December 2009

These were the first photos I shot of the Tacoma Narrows after the completion of the 2nd bridge.

Early morning on the Narrows 1 Tacoma Narrows at first light 2

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The City of Seattle

Posted by admin on 1st June 2008

Here are a few more pictures I took of Seattle when I was home in August 2005.  The first photo is the famed skyline of Seattle taken from Deception Point park and includes the entire city.  The second is of the more recognizable symbols of the city, The Space Needle and the Bremerton ferry in front of it.

The Seattle Skyline  Symbols of Seattle 1

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Mt. Rainier at Sunset

Posted by admin on 30th May 2008

This is a photo that I took during my trip in August 2005 of Mt. Rainier right at Sunset.  The sun was reflecting off the mountain giving it a golden glow that one would normally see on Mt. Fuji in Japan.

Mt. Rainier at Sunset

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Ellison Glacier, Mt. Rainier

Posted by admin on 22nd July 2000

These were taken during my trip to the Ellison Glacier on Mt. Rainier on July 17, 2000.  Fortunately we were given a great day for hiking and for photography.  When we were shooting from the Chinook Pass side, the view of the mountain was perfect even at the 20 mile distance we were at.  Most of the photos here are from the hike up the Ellison Glacier trail at White River, Washington.

The gateway to Mt. Rainier National Park   The mountain from a distance of 20 miles (Chinook Pass Lookout)    The Ellison Glacier on Mt. Rainier

The creek from the Ellison Glacier feeding the White River   A view up through the trees on the Ellison Glacier Trail   A nice view of the creek up close.

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