Philip and I met for a morning session in downtown Portland fully expecting a typical overcast fall morning, but instead we were greeted with one of fall's first crisp and clear days. Philip is an agent with Broad River Financial Services in the Portland area.
Coava Coffee has a beautiful coffee bar and a really unique way of making coffee. Those look like regular Chemex coffee brewers, but they use Able laser etched stainless filters instead of the usual paper filters. It produces a much different cup that you just have to experience. More oils, more fines and a complex taste that grows as you finish the cup.
I'm not sure this could get any more straightforward. My wife Emily is beautiful, but it's not often she lets me take her picture. It's even crazier that she let me with a full lighting setup as well.
Give me a Word... I'll Give You a Poem
I met Jeremy on SE Hawthorne last week under an overhang outside of a local gift shop. I could hear the clickity clack of the keys and the rhythmic carriage return from a few doors down. Cold was the word and here is the poem.
I love that this type of light shows up so early in the afternoon this time of year.