MiguelATF's photos with the Oregon

Cattle Xing

Cattle Xing
“To country people Cows are mild,
And flee from any stick they throw;
But I’m a timid town bred child,
And all the cattle seem to know.”
― T.S. Eliot

Cattle crossing in rural southern Oregon.
Added on July 27, 2017

Baseball Fans

Baseball Fans
“Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand.”
― Leo Durocher

Baseball fans at a minor league baseball game in southern Oregon.
Added on July  1, 2017

Free Toilet

Free Toilet
“I wanted nothing for free.
Nothing came for free at our place anyway.”
― Markus Zusak

Free toilet, being given away, out in front of a suburban house in a small town in southern Oregon.

Taken with the Lumix GX8 and the Sigma 30mm f/1.4 lens.
Added on June 28, 2017

Dusty's Transmissions

Dusty's Transmissions
In Central Point, Oregon. Makes you stop and think. If you're driving, it might make you crash.
Added on June 22, 2017

Dead Bird

Dead Bird
“After all, what's a life, anyway? We're born, we live a little while, we die.”
― E.B. White (Charlotte's Web)

On the sidewalk, in Central Point, Oregon, a small dead bird lay there when I was walking along on a horribly hot June day. And part of me was…
Added on June 21, 2017

Good-luck cat / Gato buena suerte / Chat de bonne chance

Good-luck cat / Gato buena suerte / Chat de bonne chance
“You never know what worse luck your bad luck has saved you from.”
― Cormac McCarthy

Taken in a Chinese restaurant in Oregon, with my GX8 camera.
Added on June 11, 2017

Knothole

Knothole
"Half the time I feel like I’m on the outside of the world peeping in through a knothole in the fence….”
― Richard Wright

Knothole on a fence on the outskirts of Talent, Oregon.

Taken with my Panasonic-Leica Macro Elmarit 45mm lens, and the internal Cr…
Added on April 14, 2017

Rubber Duckies

Rubber Duckies
“She turned and looked at him. "Ducks?" she said again.
A smile tugged the edge of his mouth. "I hate ducks. Don't know why. I just always have.”
― Cassandra Clare

Rubber duckies on display in an upscale coffee house/market, in Ashland, Oregon.
Added on March 15, 2017

Suburban landscape

Suburban landscape
“It is not my intention to be fulsome, but I confess that I covet your skull.”
― Arthur Conan Doyle (The Hound of the Baskervilles)

A modified skull with deer horns arranged artistically in a rock garden, somewhere in southern Oregon.
Added on March 14, 2017

Condiments (Sriracha)

Condiments (Sriracha)
I am the exception that proves no rules, the limits of your control, the condiment in the dish of life.”
― F. Scott Fitzgerald

A beer bottle filled with homemade Sriracha hot sauce - the ideal condiment for delicious pub food - at Portal Brewing, in Med…
Added on March 11, 2017

Portal Brewing Bus

Portal Brewing Bus
“Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.”
― Jack Kerouac (On the Road)

The classic VW Campervan Bus from Portal Brewing, in Medford, Oregon.
Added on March 11, 2017

Fence Face: android folk sculpture

Fence Face: android folk sculpture
“An android,” he said, “doesn’t care what happens to another android. That’s one of the indications we look for.”
― Philip K. Dick

On a fence around an old house in a small town in southern Oregon.
Added on March  1, 2017

Old vans never die

Old vans never die
"Sealed in their metallic shells like molluscs on wheels, how can I pry the people free?"
― Edward Abbey (talking about people's obsessions with motor vehicles)

An old-but-still-running Dodge van, in a small southern Oregon town.
Added on March  1, 2017

Bug-eyed Van

Bug-eyed Van
“She owned the road
as an elephant owns the veldt
and like a big blue elephant
moved with massive grace
and dignity.”
― David Drake

An ancient bug-eyed Dodge van, in my hometown of Talent, Oregon.
Added on March  1, 2017

Wheel

Wheel
“Every living being is an engine geared to the wheelwork of the universe.”
― Nikola Tesla

A rusty wheel - part of a system of wheels and gears in an abandoned machine, outside of a factory in southern Oregon.
Added on March  1, 2017

Rusty abandoned Machine

Rusty abandoned Machine
“Reality had no gears, and you never knew what surprises would come spinning out of its chaos.”
― Scott Westerfeld (Goliath)

An ancient, rusty abandoned machine in a mechanical/machine graveyard, next to a factory in a small southern Oregon town.
Added on March  1, 2017

Rusty gear wheels

Rusty gear wheels
"Enormous gearing, whose first motor is the gnat, and whose last is the zodiac.”
― Victor Hugo (Les Misérables)

The old rusty gear wheels of an abandoned machine in a mechanical graveyard, outside a factory in Talent, Oregon.
Added on March  1, 2017

Rusty Gears

Rusty Gears
"...her brain was often filled with images of pulleys, levers, and gears..."
― Lemony Snicket

Rusty gears in a machine graveyard outside a factory, in southern Oregon.
Added on March  1, 2017