Waterfront Building

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I was attracted to the way that the light of the sunset was reflecting off the wood of the building which was reflected off the water. Then a seagull flew in and I got a shot off just before it landed in the water.

Camera: Nikon D850
Lens: Nikon 28-300mm set at 70mm
ISO 400    1/400 sec    f/10

Great Blue Heron

Great Blue Heron by Allan J Jones Photography
Great Blue Heron

It was a pretty cold morning with a brisk wind and this Great Blue Heron looked like he was really wanting to have some nice warm sun … which wasn’t to be.

Camera: Nikon D810
Lens: Nikon 300mm f/4 with 2x multiplier
ISO 3200    1/640 sec at f/8.0

Early Snow

Early Snow: North Fork Skokomish by Allan J Jones Photography
Early Snow: North Fork Skokomish

This is shot taken from the bridge just above Lake Cushman looking up the North Fork Skokomish valley, the southeast corner of the Olympic National Park. There is a great trail running 14 miles up the valley to First Divide. The trail across the Olympics surveyed by the Lt. O’Neil Expedition in 1890 went up this valley and out the East Fork Quinault.

Camera: Nikon D810
Lens: Nikon 24-85mm set at 55mm
ISO 100    1/100 sec    f/5.0

Mt Baker from Mt Walker

Mt Baker from Mt Walker by Allan J Jones Photography
Mt Baker from Mt Walker

You can drive a Forest Service road from US 101 to the top of Mt Walker (~2730′) which is on the northeast corner of the Olympics, just south of Quilcene. There are two viewpoints … one on the north and one on the south. This is the view from the north viewpoint looking across Puget Sound to Mt Baker.

Camera: Nikon D850
Lens: Nikon 28-300mm set at 300mm
ISO 400    1/800 sec    f/14