Wild View Yonder

Please visit Wild View Yonder, a collection of aerial photography from Shutter-Eye.

Sunday, April 22, 2007

Mukilteo Light

Sitting on a historic plot of land, flashing a white light once every five seconds, the Mukilteo Lighthouse guides ships on their way to Everett, Washington.

Another view of the main lighthouse structure.

Top of the tower.

Fresnel Lens.

A Washington State Ferry, the Cathlamet, leaves its dock right next to the lighthouse grounds.

Play Ball

Friday, April 20, 2007


After a brief stint as a flower, the dandelion closes and transforms; then reopens to display a dreamy cluster of seeds poised to take to the air on the slightest breeze. Adorned by tiny droplets of dew from the overnight condensation, the tiny aircraft spread out, slowly drying as they await the gust that will transport them to their next stop. There, with any luck, they'll germinate and grow into another dandelion plant.
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Closer up.

Sunday, April 15, 2007

Wednesday, April 11, 2007

The Tulips Are Back (updated 4/20/2007)

A pair of tulips do their part to usher in the spring season.

Crimson in color, harshly lit, droplets on this tulip focus the sunlight to sharp points.

Aglow in the late afternoon light, this orange tulip shines proudly.