Wednesday, July 15, 2009

Sepia Scenes 07-15-09: The Portland paddlewheel


Sepia Scenes is hosted by Mary T, who also hosts the fabulous Ruby Tuesday.







The Portland cruises out of the downtown Willamette River berth.




11 comments:

Carletta said...

What a wonderful old sternwheeler!
Very nice in sepia.

Vita Stunder said...

Gorgeous sepia!!

Have a nice thursday!
Anna

Ralph said...

Really, this modern ship looks almost like a steam powered paddlewheel of 120 years ago. I see the finest mode of travel along the Columbia in the day, the sepia aging this boat so well!

onangelwings said...

Ok...that is sooooo cool.
http://reesspace.blogspot.com/2009/07/sepia-scenes-and-1000-word-thursday.html

Tricia said...

Ok, count me in on a ride - I'd love to! Beautiful sepia shading

maryt/theteach said...

Oh I'd love to ride in the paddlewheel! Great sepia shot! Mr. Linky is back! :)

Dianne said...

the hues are so lovely!!
and the ship is amazing

Jeri said...

Wow, these are amazing sepia shots, they should be enlarged and hung on the wall!

Chris said...

I know Mark Twain is in that picture somewhere!

Terri said...

Yup, and Jim and Huck just drifted by on a raft.

hip chick said...

I love the wheel. It looks just like it should look.

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