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Randal Ketchem - Fine Artist

Randal Ketchem

Snohomish, WA - United States

 
 
 

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Randal Ketchem

Snohomish, WA - United States

Randal Ketchem - Fine Artist

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About Randal Ketchem

I have long been interested in photography. I started out with a Minolta XG/M that my brother handed down to me when I was around 14 years old. I never pursued photography seriously, though, until the final semester of my B.S. in Chemistry/Biochemistry. I had not taken any of my electives and my advisor told me there was no getting around it. I asked if I could take astronomy, to which he essentially said, 'No, you geek! Take pottery or something.' So, I took a course in basic black and white photography. I used my old manual Minolta, learned some composition and lighting techniques, plus darkroom methods. I loved it. I bought some cheap darkroom equipment and did some work on my own, but started working on my Ph.D. in Molecular Biophysics (I am indeed a geek) and so had little time to pursue my love of photography. After grad school and a postdoc, I started my first real job and finally had some time again to dedicate to photography. Living in the Pacific Northwest also had an effect on me. The beauty of God's creation in this region is astounding. So, I purchased a Nikon N70 (which I have now upgraded several times) and, well, here we are.

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Sauk Mountain First Snow by Randal Ketchem
 

Sauk Mountain First Snow by Randal Ketchem

Sand at Canon Beach by Randal Ketchem
 

Sand at Canon Beach by Randal Ketchem

Ladybird Beetle Hunting on Lupine by Randal Ketchem
 

Ladybird Beetle Hunting on Lupine by Randal Ketchem

Leavenworth Valley at Sunrise by Randal Ketchem
 

Leavenworth Valley at Sunrise by Randal Ketchem

North Head Lighthouse Cape Disappointment State Park Long Clouds #2 by Randal Ketchem
 

North Head Lighthouse Cape Disappointment State Park Long Clouds #2 by Randal Ketchem

Stillaguamish River Long Mountain Frozen Trees by Randal Ketchem
 

Stillaguamish River Long Mountain Frozen Trees by Randal Ketchem

Woodland Garden Washington Park Arboretum by Randal Ketchem
 

Woodland Garden Washington Park Arboretum by Randal Ketchem

Balloon Over Snohomish River by Randal Ketchem
 

Balloon Over Snohomish River by Randal Ketchem

Cascade River Bacon Peak by Randal Ketchem
 

Cascade River Bacon Peak by Randal Ketchem

Tulip Star by Randal Ketchem
 

Tulip Star by Randal Ketchem

Elephant by Randal Ketchem
 

Elephant by Randal Ketchem

Birch Tree Spindly Limbs by Randal Ketchem
 

Birch Tree Spindly Limbs by Randal Ketchem

Methow Valley Panorama by Randal Ketchem
 

Methow Valley Panorama by Randal Ketchem

Bald Eagle Peak from Tonga Ridge Road by Randal Ketchem
 

Bald Eagle Peak from Tonga Ridge Road by Randal Ketchem

Mount Baker Snowscape Lenticular Cloud Evergreens by Randal Ketchem
 

Mount Baker Snowscape Lenticular Cloud Evergreens by Randal Ketchem

Stevens Pass Orton by Randal Ketchem
 

Stevens Pass Orton by Randal Ketchem

Fall Color on Lake Elizabeth #3 by Randal Ketchem
 

Fall Color on Lake Elizabeth #3 by Randal Ketchem

Devils Punchbowl and Castle Rock by Randal Ketchem
 

Devils Punchbowl and Castle Rock by Randal Ketchem

Oceanside Oregon Sea Stacks Sunrise by Randal Ketchem
 

Oceanside Oregon Sea Stacks Sunrise by Randal Ketchem

Flower Crab Spider Guarding the Web by Randal Ketchem
 

Flower Crab Spider Guarding the Web by Randal Ketchem

Mount Shuksan at Picture Lake #4 by Randal Ketchem
 

Mount Shuksan at Picture Lake #4 by Randal Ketchem

Birch Branch Impression by Randal Ketchem
 

Birch Branch Impression by Randal Ketchem

Fall Color on Coal Lake #7 by Randal Ketchem
 

Fall Color on Coal Lake #7 by Randal Ketchem

Tulip Field Trio by Randal Ketchem
 

Tulip Field Trio by Randal Ketchem

Sperry Peak Fresh Snow by Randal Ketchem
 

Sperry Peak Fresh Snow by Randal Ketchem

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