I was supposed to go to Florence, Italy last week but a volcano had other plans. Instead I went on a solitary pilgrimage to the Oregon coast. Here are a few of the two hundred pictures (out of 800) that I took that I like.
Here's me goofing around and having my shadow hold up some sea foam:
I must be in the mood for self-portraits. Here I am with two starfish:
Check out the size of some of those barnacles!
Here's my shadow showing off again with some starfish: .
The coast is rather unbelievable around Newport. I really suggest exploring around Seal Rocks Beach.
I also enjoyed some minimalistic sand sights. Here's a reflection of the sky on pools of water:
Here's a seagull:
. It was taken during the day - not sure what happened with the exposure!
When I get back from Italy I will try to post some of these water and sand images in the photography gallery of this website.