Broken Key

October 6, 2018By Zachdiary No Comments

Today I was cleaning my house and I found a broken key.  To anyone else, it would just be scrap. The year is 2004 and I am 19 years old, working at my first job which was pizza delivery.  I drove an 81 Rabbit Diesel.  I remember standing behind the pizza restaurant, in the parking … Read More

The Puyallup Fair

September 12, 2018By Zachdasphoto No Comments

or Washington State Fair for all you kids.     I have lived most of my life in the state of Washington.  I grew up out in the country, about a 30 minute drive from the fairgrounds.  Going to the Puyallup fair was a staple in my life every September.  I remember growing up and … Read More

On the Road Again

August 6, 2018By Zachdasphoto No Comments

Here is a quick recap of my travels over the last month. I am currently on the road in Idaho, heading back to Seattle. I crossed the country in July, 6k miles in 7 days. I got home from that trip, had 4 days off before I flew to Dutch Harbor, Alaska for a week. … Read More

Heather at Lake Wilderness

July 2, 2018By Zachportraits 3 Comments

As they say, time flies.  It’s been a month since Heather and I got together and did our second photo shoot.  We left her high-strung puppy Lulu at home this time and just concentrated on photographing Heather.  She has been an absolute blast to work with.  When my client is unsure of themselves and lacks … Read More

Nintendo Game Boy and Tetris

July 1, 2018By Zachdasphoto No Comments

Yesterday I attended the Toy and Geek Festival at the Puyallup (aka Washington State) Fairgrounds.  There was everything from toys to movie cars to actors signing autographs.  Anime, Pop Funkos and board games do not hold my interest in general.  I really enjoy events like these for the people watching.  Out of all the large … Read More

The Baja Part 3: My Final Chapter

June 19, 2018By Zachdasphoto No Comments

This is going to be the final chapter in my story of the Baja. I need to sell this car and move on. As life progresses, so do our goals and dreams for the future. We are slaves to our possessions. Even tho I am not currently spending time or money on the Baja, it … Read More

Mini Photo Sessions Week 1: Owens Beach

May 30, 2018By Zachdasphoto No Comments

Recently I decided to start shooting weekly mini sessions at parks all over the PNW.  The mini sessions are an easy and fun way for me to promote myself, and get the word out about my photography.  You are not going to hire me to photograph your wedding just based off of my online portfolio.  … Read More

Roadtrip Part 2: The Journey Home

May 9, 2018By Zachdasphoto No Comments

Last week I left off my story at the local gas station, with an ice cream and a tea.  I headed towards Highway 101 from just outside of Long Beach, Washington.  If you have never experienced the beauty of Highway 101, then I apologize for not stopping and taking photos.  Over the years I have traveled … Read More

Heather and Lulu

May 7, 2018By Zachportraits 1 Comment

Recently an old friend of mine contacted me about taking photos of her and her dog.  Allow me to admit that I am not an animal photographer.  I agreed to the shoot because I wanted to catch up with my old friend Heather, and to challenge myself in a new area of photography.  The long … Read More