Oregon Coast & Cascades Photography February 17th 2011
OREGON COAST & CASCADES
Field Notes from the Journal of Guide Donald Lyon.
Day 1, August 24, 2008 Portland to Florence: A beautiful day in the Willamette Valley. Your humble correspondent (YHC) Donald Lyon of Brownsville, Oregon arrived at the Portland Airport Quality Inn at 9AM to meet Lee Brand (Tampa, Florida), Clarence and Grace Cramer (New Jersey), Stan Cutler (NJ), Len Rubi ... read more
North America » United States » Oregon Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
Close-Up Expeditions is my baby, born in 1979 of my passion for exploration and learning about this exquisite globe. I've photographed in over 120 countries and lead 3-5 photo workshops each year. I'm interested in using my images to urge people to be proactive about protecting our environment and especially about acknowledging and protecting those traditional cultures that do play by Mother Nature's rules. When I'm not leading photo tours, I'm lecturing and restoring my circa 1895 farmhouse in rural Oregon.... full info