Floating Prayers

Published August 7th, 2014

Every year on August 6, people gather at Green Lake in Seattle for the "From Hiroshima to HOPE" ceremony. Prayers and thoughts are inscribed on each lantern to honor of those who perished in the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945.

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Farming Wheat and Wind

Published July 28th, 2013

A few captures from visiting the Palouse region of Washington state where wheat and wind are farmed.

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The Palouse

Published July 16th, 2013

Select views from a recent Saturday touring the Palouse region of Washington state.

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Ferry Windows

Published March 16th, 2013

The view through and reflection from these windows caught my attention during a ferry passage thru the San Juan Islands.

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Seattle Ferris Wheel

Published February 16th, 2013

Seattle's new Ferris wheel on the downtown waterfront.

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Mom's TLR

Published December 2nd, 2012

My mother's Ricohflex, one of the first cameras I learned to shoot with as a kid.

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Dad's Rangefinder

Published December 1st, 2012

My father's Nikon S, a rangefinder whose lens I stared into countless times while moments of my childhood were captured during the late sixties and early seventies. Read more here: http://www.thadsworld.net/2012/11/dads-rangefinder/

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Walla Walla Wheat

Published July 15th, 2012

Walla Walla County in southeastern Washington state is wheat country. Here are a few captures of a recent visit to this part of my home state.

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