WordPress App from Anchorage

Hello friends. I’m trying out this new WordPress App on my new iPhone 5. I’m hoping that this makes it easier to blog while I am out and about, which is most of the time.

This is my brother Wayne Kleven at his office. He works as a manager at a Native owned fuel supply company, Northstar Gas.He’s been doing a great job helping keep costs down and quality supplies available year round. I’m so glad to see him doing something he enjoys.

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This is my nephew Joren goofing around on Christmas Day. He’s a great kid and I love him a lot.

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I pulled off the side of the road in Palmer Alaska to take in some of the amazing scenery. The Alaskan sun in December stays near the horizon all day long. This makes for some dramatic light and photo imaging opportunities.

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This post is a test of both the WordPress iPhone App and the iPhone 5 photos on the blog. As you may know I work professionally with the Canon 7D and other higher end cameras. But since I’m on vacation now I will be interested in looking at these results. Hope you enjoy. Happy 2013! Let me know if you need wedding or portrait photography, or video services for business or production camera or sound services for film?

Michael-Peter Kleven (filmmaker and photographer)

mikekleven@gmail.com

July 4th Fireworks from Log Boom Park

I am living now in my new/old home town region Bothell/Kenmore. This is where I was brought home from the hospital after my birth and where I started elementary school. I finished elementary school in Bellingham. Later I graduated from Whatcom Middle School, Bellingham High and WWU/Fairhaven College. As an adult I have also lived in Seattle, Lakewood, Bremerton & Auburn. Now the long and winding road has taken me home to the Bothell/Kenmore area. Here as a kid me and my friends would hike up Swamp Creek, sell apples to earn money for the Canyon Creek Trout Farm and some adventures I just can’t mention here. Last night with my brother Tyler from Colorado and my niece Carmie from Alaska I enjoyed the fireworks at Logboom Park in Bothell. I brought my HD camera along and recorded some raw HD video. So for a patriotic flashback to July 4th 2011 please enjoy!

Schedule Family Portraits & Coverage of Your Reunion

I don”t know if you are like me but family reunions are always a special occasion. Make this time into a lasting memory. This portrait was taken at my own family reunion at Lower Woodland Park in Seattle. We are all descendants of Olga & Linus Leiren of Ballard. If you would like a family portrait or complete coverage of your reunion or other gathering please contact Michael Kleven at Aesthetica. My number is 206-307-7588. My email is mikekleven@gmail.com . That’s me in the front row with the yellow muscle shirt.