Rick is an avid photographer, writer, and historian, especially of the Pacific Northwest. This website is dedicated to photos from his travels throughout British Columbia, Washington, Idaho, Oregon, Nevada, and Northern California, along with as much historical information as can be found about each location.
Filming location “Ronette’s Bridge” from the popular TV Drama, Twin Peaks. The Pacific Northwest has long been a place for Hollywood to film as far back as Buster Keaton’s silent comedy “The General,” to modern movies and TV shows such as Battlestar Galactica and Grimm.
In addition to this website, he also runs EVintagePhoto.com a site dedicated to collecting and preserving 35mm slides from the past and showcasing the images they contain to a larger public.
Learn more about Taft and how it merged with four other cities to become Lincoln City.
In addition to the large number of Ghost Towns in the Pacific Northwest, it also encompasses several large cities.
Enjoy your stay here! And please join in the conversation below if you have any questions or would like to know more about any place listed here.
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