The Persona Behind The Lens, With A Glimpse Into Our World.
Photographer: Anita Cross
Photographer Anita Cross & husband "Llama"
Amusing stories of travels throughout Oregon's beautiful–and sometimes not-so-accessible–scenic areas, from the perspective of a not-so-athletic photographer.
"The negative is comparable to the composer's score and the print to its performance. Each performance differs in subtle ways"

~Dorothea Lange

Archive for the 'Destinations' Category
Strawberry Mountain
Sunday, July 10th, 2005

Sumpter Oregon has been around since the 1860s, when it was first settled by gold miners on their way to California. Finding gold in the area, they decided to seek their fortunes in the shadow of the Blue Mountains.

Out Of The Blue Mountains
Saturday, June 25th, 2005

It was mid-morning by the time we got to Anthony Lakes. We couldn’t see the Lake from the road, so we drove into the campground and found a place to park that was sheltered from the wind. It was beautiful and peaceful, but almost colorless. Everything appeared in shades of gray, except for the few trees that were close to us.

It’s Been A Really Busy Year!
Saturday, June 18th, 2005

The first weekend of June, Llama and I went to Eastern Washington to attend a wedding. That night we stayed in La Grande, just East of the Blue Mountains and drove all the way back to Eugene on Sunday.