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Sunday, September 22, 2019
Old Cedar Mill at Vernonia

Explore All Of Oregon: Close to home on Route 47 to Vernonia

This trip out west of Portland was the first photoshoot I did after deciding on the Exploring All Of Oregon project. I marked up...
A freeway on-ramp in St. Paul, Minnesota

Eminent domain created highways, displaced black communities

St. Paul’s Rondo neighborhood was a bustling and vibrant community. It was a prominent cultural hub that housed long-time Minnesota residents and newcomers from...

Limited transit resources reduce ability to manage city growth

Shifting demographics and values in American metropolitan cities make maximizing available transit a higher priority. Anticipating a growing population means city planners must develop...
a silhouetted figure behind a tree

Editors determine paranormal investigations “fake news”

Editor's note: Last week photopigs published a story about finding mysterious files in our archives, apparently as a playful joke for April Fools. Underling...
An overhead nighttime view of Wonderland Park in Minneapolis.

Premature babies put on display promoted medical technology

Immense success of Coney Island establishments like Dreamland and Luna Park prompted cities across the country to open their own parks for amusement. Citizens...
The sun illuminates a cloudy sky in bright orange on the North Dakota prairie on a cold December day.

Rural North Dakota induces city-dweller’s metaphysical crisis

Rural North Dakota is probably not the first place most students desire to recover from a grueling semester. Being fifty miles from...
An unidentified figure wearing their hair in a ponytail holds a black sign with orange letters that read, "vote out the NRA" in capital letters.

March for Our Lives demonstrates in San Jose

Gun violence and legislation revolving owning a firearm has been a hot debate after two key mass shooting events: Las Vegas and Parkland High...
My feet in a picture of a dock on Lake Odell

Series Kickoff: Explore all of Oregon

I am currently working on a project to Explore All Of Oregon. It's ambitious. I'll be gathering content for my photopigs articles along the...
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photopigs celebrates winter holidays

Wintertime brings cold to many areas but it also brings the celebrations of various holidays and displays of lights. Candles are lit on the...
Big Obsidian Flow

Explore All Of Oregon: Hiking the Newberry Caldera

I had to board my cat for a few days due to work being done on my home, so I decided to take off...