Which Portland neighborhood do you call home? Or, are you Moving to Portland?
Moving to Portland in May
Married, Dad, 45, love the outdoors(cycling, boarding, snowshoeing, camping, hiking, fly fishing, community organic gardening, canoeing, golfing, tennis, soccer, more). Love the arts(theatre, indie/foreign) film, museums, live jazz, bluegrass, folk, classical and international). Good organic foods(farmers markets, CSAs), good coffee and tea, milk, lol. kid and pet friendly parks, community organizations, church, travel.
What do you love about Portland?
i love the natural, green, environment. the interesting culture of neighborhoods, love of older craftsman homes, small restuarants, parks. Love the food co-ops, cafes, nearness of the ocean and mountains, sauvie island, books.
old 97s, wilco, son volt, jayhawks, bach, old country music, alt country, folk, bluegrass, charlie parker, ali farke toure, samba, basso nova, kathleen edwards.
What's your favorite Portland neighborhood and why?
Kerns- i love the old apartments, the old homes, cars, walkable, down to earth. Lived there 11 years ago hoping to return.
Live Simply so others may simply LIve.
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Welcome to the group. If you have an interest in photography you should check out Northwest Center for Photography and the i witness gallery. The current DUALITY exhibit features 50 photos taken by award winning photographers Randy Olson and Melissa Farlow during assignments for National Geographic Magazine, and runs through the end of April.
Gallery hours are Tue-Fri, noon-6pm and Sat from 1-6pm. The gallery is open late (From 6-9pm) for the First Friday Gallery walks and is located at 1028 SE Water Avenue, Suite 50, Portland—housed in the Northwest Center for photography (NCP) located in the Water Avenue Commerce Center building.
The i witness gallery features work created by photographers from the Northwest exclusively. This includes work by seasoned and emerging professionals, as well as student photos created during the Center workshops.
NCP’s team of professional instructors—all passionate about photography—is committed to advancing the challenged and challenging the advanced. NCP believes having fun while learning is essential to the creative process and our goal is to provide a range of workshops suitable for the broadest audience—whether being taken for personal enrichment or if one is pursuing a career.
NCP workshops cover everything related to image making —from the moment of exposure to the art of presentation and everything in between. Workshops are designed for digital, film or video or B&W wet processing in our darkroom. For more information visit www.nwcenterforphotography.com
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