Linda Grashoff's Photography Adventures


Fish Bins and Miscellaneous Cortezian Treasures

April 8, 2019

In four trips to Cortez this winter I amassed quite a few photographs of fish bins and boat hulls, as well as a few random subjects, as you can see below. The plant growing up the tree is a close relative of the night-blooming cereus. I’ve never seen it bloom, probably partly because it also does so at night. But with stems like these, who needs flowers? (I know, I know.)










I prefer the version with the blue color cast, but this is probably closer to how the refrigerated truck looked:




Old Boats Are Best—2

March 31, 2019

Three days before I photographed old boats following the map that Karen Bell drew for me, I was in Cortez photographing old boats in a different location. So for those of you who didn’t see enough of them in the last post, here are more old boats. If you haven’t already, I urge you to read the comments on the last post. (Scroll way way down.) So many of you with so much to say!
















Cortez Boat Hull 2

February 28, 2017



Picking Trash in the Boatyard

February 26, 2017

Presumably this is part of a hull. Found it in a trash barrel in the Cortez boatyard. Click to see the texture better.

Boat Hull 4 (Cortez, January 2016)

February 28, 2016

On May 2, 2014 I began a series of four photographs of this boat. This is the fifth photo in that series.

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Boat Hull 3 (Cortez, January 2016)

February 27, 2016

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Boat Hull 2 (Cortez, January 2016)

February 26, 2016

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Boat Hull 1 (Cortez, January 2016)

February 25, 2016

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The Queen Mary 6

August 3, 201507202013 Queen Mary-31

The Queen Mary 5

July 27, 2015

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