Smoke Invasion

Smokey Sunset

After a week or so of smokeless skies, we have been invaded by smoke again. It is most likely from the new fire that erupted in Northern California this week.   I wasn't sure I wanted to go out to take sunset photos last night because of the thick smoke, but seeing the red sun …



We're still getting smoke from fires in the region. A big thunderstorm rolled through on Thursday night and caused multiple fires but fortunately most of them were caught early. Maralee


Sun setting

Our seasons here in Oregon seem to be Fall, Winter, Spring and Fire. Every summer we have to deal with wildfires - some cause by nature and too many by humans. This year is no exception. The smoke does make for some beautiful sunsets though. The last few days we had smokey skies due to …

Day 254

The fire that I wrote about yesterday is now about 2000 acres.  The good news is the wind has changed direction and it is heading away from civilization.  The smoke covering the area created another spectacular red sunrise this morning.  This photo was taken from my office just after sunrise. I'm attaching a photo that …