Stories tagged: photography
Wed., Feb. 21, 2018, 1:23 p.m.
Reader photo: Snow ghost
Donald Sewell came across this ice-covered tree on Mount Spokane, Jan. 30. Called a snow ghost, this tree is covered in ice called rime. The ghostly shapes are formed when …
Wed., Feb. 7, 2018, 12:05 p.m.
Reader photo: A photographer’s eye
Photographer Joanie Christian came across “a pretty scene along the Pend Oreille River” in February. Shortly after photographing the shimmering lake her sharp eye noticed a “ ‘mouser’ in a …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 3:30 p.m.
Reader photo: A super moon
Submit your own outdoors-related photographs for a chance to be published in our weekly print edition.
Wed., Jan. 24, 2018, 1:09 p.m.
Reader photo: On the hunt for dry rock
The search for dry rock can take adventurous climbers far and wide.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 12:34 p.m.
Reader photo: New year, new sun
On New Year’s eve Ken Vanden Heuvel broke trail on the Jungle Hill trail in the Kettle River Range. After solo hiking about 4 miles he camped at 6,700 feet. …
Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 5:25 a.m.
Veteran filmmaker makes his office in Yellowstone National Park
Every week Bob Landis is hunting for a trophy, only instead of using a rifle to make the kill he’s packing a video camera.
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 2:50 p.m.
Reader photos: The birds of winter
While many birds may seem frail and ill-suited to survive frigid winter temperatures, the truth is they’re masters at surviving cold weather.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 2:16 p.m.
Reader photo: Looking for warmth
Outdoors reader photo gallery.
Sun., Dec. 10, 2017, 6 a.m.
Spokane-area couple travels to Alaska for fish, bears as retirement celebration
A long-planned adventure, celebrating the author’s wife’s retirement from teaching, takes one Spokane couple to Alaska.
Wed., Nov. 8, 2017, 8:42 p.m.
Reader photo: Rams crazy over ewe
Bighorn rams of the Vulcan Mountain herd in Ferry County, Washington, are very interested in ewes during the first week of November as the rut, a term for the mating …
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 1:15 p.m.
Reader photo: Still bullish in October
Spokane photographer John Latta nails the light and the moment as this bull elk moves with its harem of cows earlier this month during the tail end of the rut …
Wed., Oct. 18, 2017, 1:46 p.m.
Reader photo: Where is everybody?
October fly fishing can be about as good as it gets in terms of finding solitude, colorful fall scenery and eager trout.
Wed., Oct. 4, 2017, 2:05 p.m.
Reader photo: Snake can’t rattle hiker
Be aware of your surroundings while backpacking in the rattlesnake country of Hells Canyon National Recreation Area, even during fall.
Thu., Sept. 21, 2017, 5:55 a.m.
Reader photos capture essence of summer outdoors
Summer in the Inland Northwest serves up a lot of eye candy for outdoor photographers. Nesting birds and newborn fawns turn a lot of heads. Moose pose like models. Our …
Thu., Aug. 3, 2017
Review: An artist comes out from behind her camera ‘B-Side’ doc
Photographer Elsa Dorfman is known for her large-format Polaroid portraits, created on 20-by-24-inch instant film, using one of the five cameras originally built by the company, which stopped making the …
UPDATED: Sun., July 2, 2017, 6:43 p.m.
Police: Suspect posted photos from drone in Arizona wildfire
A man accused of flying a drone over a major Arizona wildfire posted the aerial photos on his website, authorities said Saturday, leading to his arrest for hampering firefighting efforts …
Wed., June 21, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Reader photo: Horsing the scablands
Dan Hoke rides his horse cross-country into the scablands and toward a Lincoln County sunset after a fresh early June rain shower.
UPDATED: Sat., May 27, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
LightBender photo program helps veterans find way to recovery through camera lenses
A class of veterans dealing with the aftermath of war are healing through photography. Four vets are under the tutelage Christopher Chaffee, a Navy veteran and retired professional photographer who …
UPDATED: Fri., May 26, 2017, 4:57 a.m.
Front & Center: Real estate photographer is virtual tour guide
Real estate photographer Jack Pemberton, who uses infrared 3-D cameras to create “fly-through” virtual tours of homes, discusses what homes and golf courses have in common, what he recommends homeowners …
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 9:26 p.m.
Tired of Zag-mania? Can’t handle another squeaky sneaker or dribbling ball? There are lots of other things going on in Spokane today whether you are into yoga, gun shows, skiing or Pokemon
Tired of Zag-mania? Can’t handle another squeaky sneaker or dribbling ball? There are lots of other things going on in Spokane today whether you are into yoga, gun shows, skiing …
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 11:35 a.m.
Kodak says it’s bringing back Ektachrome film, and photographers everywhere smile
Kodak Alaris will revive Ektachrome 35mm film later this year. Kodak stopped making many of its film brands as digital photography took over. Two decades ago Eastman Kodak was selling …
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016
The Spokesman-Review 2016 Readers Outdoor Photo Gallery captures flow of seasons
Readers who shared their photos helped The Spokesman-Review document the region’s outdoors in 2016, from the earth to the heavens and the wealth of flora, fauna and outdoor recreation in …
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 4 p.m.
Spokane photographers Bill and Kathy Kostelec bring a vintage feel to their B&W images
Photographers Bill and Kathy Kostelec have spent the past year exploring, physically and artistically. This weekend they will share their new perspectives (and selected older works) with a three-day exhibit …
Sun., Nov. 27, 2016
Front and Center: Donald Sewell has turned a landscape photography hobby into a business
Donald Sewell’s calendars depicting Northwest landscapes are readily available in checkout lines at Rosauers or Yoke’s. During a recent interview, Sewell discussed the challenges of turning a hobby into a …
Sun., Oct. 30, 2016, 4 a.m.
Outdoors photographer Donald M. Jones has vision of perfect shoot
A common redpoll finch sitting in a spruce tree on a white-sky day wouldn’t attract the attention of an Audubon Christmas Bird Count participant, let alone a professional photographer.
Sun., Sept. 25, 2016, 2:51 a.m.
Gear Junkie: Action-camera company GoPro unveils drone
Action-camera behemoth GoPro last week unveiled a drone. The company’s first quad-copter, called the Karma, will come to market next month for $799.
Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, 2:43 p.m.
Getty Images: Photographer gave up right to complain
A photographer who put thousands of pictures in the public domain gave up her right to complain when others sell them, photo agencies and affiliated companies say in court papers. …
Sat., June 25, 2016, 9:03 p.m.
Bill Cunningham, NY Times fashion photographer, dies at 87
Bill Cunningham, a longtime fashion photographer for the New York Times known for taking pictures of everyday people on the streets of New York, has died. He was 87.
Thu., June 9, 2016, 7 p.m.
Hobbyist captures invisible light of powwow dancers
The images have a ghostly quality, their subject matter devoid of most color. But they’re still vibrant. Glowing, almost.
Wed., March 16, 2016, 3:36 p.m.
Seattle photographer shares his passion in book, ‘The Living Bird’
Gerrit Vyn unfolds his 6-foot-8-inch frame from his Jeep and heads for the rocky shoreline along Duwamish Head, camera and tripod on his shoulder. He settles into position, oblivious to …