Tom & Cathy's Photos

Note: items with the pencil-and-paper icon logo have commentary in addition to photo captions.

leopard We went on an African safari in Zambia, Zimbabwe, and Botswana.
November - December, 2023
aurora We saw the 2023 annular solar eclipse through the clouds from Paisley, Oregon.
October, 2023
aurora We went to Churchill, Manitoba, to see the aurora borealis.
February, 2023
Red-breasted sapsuckers A pair of red-breasted sapsuckers nesting in a tree in our backyard.
April-June, 2020
Total solar eclipse We traveled to eastern Oregon to see a total solar eclipse.
August 21, 2017
Partial solar eclipse We got to see a partial solar eclipse visible from Seattle, WA.
October 23, 2014
Venus transit We drove to Tumwater, WA, to see the transit of Venus in front of the sun and try out DC quick charging our LEAF.
June 5, 2012
DC Plasma vs. White Zombie Bookman's Spring Thaw EV drag race in Tucson, Arizona.
April 15, 2012
Saguaro Park West We visited Saguaro Park West during our trip to Tucson, Arizona.
April 13, 2012
black bear The black bear found our can of peanuts.
September 29, 2011
veggies! Updates on our landscaping projects.
September 22, 2011
Roadster at our yurt We went island hopping to Lopez, San Juan, and Vancouver Islands.
August - September 2011
5 Roadsters in Coeur d'Alene We drove to Coeur d'Alene to visit friends, see a show, and meet up with some Roadster owners.
August 2011
black bear The black bear returned!
August 2, 2011
black bear A black bear emerged from the woods to eat breakfast with us this morning.
July 16, 2011
hummingbird Here's a story about a hummingbird on continuous guard duty over our frozen hummingbird feeder.
November 22-24, 2010
drag racing at PIR We took a trip to Cannon Beach and the Wayland Invitational drag racing event at Portland International Raceway.
July 23-24, 2010
driving near Preston We helped plan a Tesla owner event
including a car show, backroad drive, and lunch.
June 12, 2010
cars charging at Wild Horse We organized a Roadster owner group
drive to Wild Horse Renewable Energy Center.
October 18, 2009
Wild Horse Renewable Energy Center We made a test run to Wild Horse in preparation for
an owner drive we were organizing.
October 5, 2009
deer in our yard We sometimes take photos of deer in our yard.
updated September 30, 2009
Roadster Owner Drive A group of Seattle-area Roadster owners took a leisurely Sunday drive to enjoy a beautiful late summer day.
September 20, 2009
San Juan Concours d'Elegance We traveled to San Juan Island to show our Roadster at the Concours d'Elegance car show.
August 30, 2009
tiger cubs We got to play with Bengal tiger cubs at the Cougar Mountain Zoo.
July 22, 2009
baby quail We finally got some photos of the quail family
that's been living in our yard.
June 29, 2009
snow Dec 2008 Western Washington got buried in a long series of
unusually heavy snowstorms.
December 2008
driving a Tesla Roadster Tesla Motors was in Seattle for a Road Show and
we got to drive the Roadster through a
mini autocross course in a closed parking lot.
September 2008
Tesla Roadster We visited the two Tesla Motor Stores in California
to look at Tesla Roadsters in various colors.
July 2008
blue-footed boobies We went to South America:
Ecuador -- Quito and the Galapagos Islands; and
Peru -- Lima, Cusco, and Machu Picchu.
April 2008
tiger encounter Our Tiger Cub Encounter with Tom's Mom
at Cougar Mountain Zoo.
October 24, 2007
tiger encounter Our Tiger Cub Encounter at Cougar Mountain Zoo.
October 10, 2007
tigers A trip to Cougar Mountain Zoo;
pictures of tigers, cougars, and a macaw.
September 2007
orangutan A trip to Woodland Park Zoo;
photos of birds, orangutans, and a tiger.
September 2007
Tom and Cathy in a Tesla Roadster We got to drive a Tesla Roadster electric sports car.
September 17, 2007
zebras We went to South Africa for a safari at Zulu Nyala.
We had a great time, saw lots of animals,
and had some fun adventures!
September 2006
Tree Down! Tree Down!
December 24, 2005
Twisty Cathy's Adventures at Robothon
October 26, 2003
Hubbard Glacier Endure a travelogue and enjoy photos from our Alaska cruise.
June 2003
Cathy on a Segway We rode Segways!
March 30, 2003
all-star game All-Star Game in Seattle.
July, 2001
spill Earthquake!
February 28, 2001
STS-99 See photos and a movie of the STS-99 Shuttle Launch.
February 2000
Steller's Jay Cathy likes to identify and photograph
the birds in our backyard.
deer See some of our other backyard visitors.
giraffe checking out Tom We got to meet several animals
at the Woodland Park Zoo.
Jamie Moyer Spring Training in Peoria, AZ.
March, 1999
Safeco Field under construction See the Mariners new ball field six months from completion.
January 22, 1999
Hawaii Maui and the Big Island, Hawaii.
January 1999
Rokenbok Tom has fun with Rokenbok in the aftermath of Christmas.
December 1998
solar eclipse We were on Curaçao for a Total Solar Eclipse.
February 26, 1998
Tom and Cathy on their tandem When the weather is nice, we like to
go cycling on our tandem bicycle.
Blue Angels The Blue Angels rock the Seattle area for Sea Fair.
August 1997
Joey Cora Here are some photos we took of the Seattle Mariners.
July 20, 1997
comet Hale-Bopp Cathy took some very nice photos of
comet Hale-Bopp and the partial lunar eclipse.
March 23rd, 1997
Waimea Waterfall Follow along on our trip to Kauai.
March, 1997
mosaic of moon See a mosaic made from 30 photos of the Moon.
February 21, 1997
Crater Lake Thrill to the sights of our Oregon vacation.
August 1996
STS-75 launch Learn about our trip to Florida
to see the STS-75 Space Shuttle launch
and play with the dolphins.
February 1996
Cathy & Tom with a snowman Find out how we spent a snowy afternoon.
January 21st, 1996

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