Below are links to particular websites that have some affiliation to this blog site.

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When my wife (Janice) and I retired back in 2011, she picked up her camera and began utilizing her talents as a photographer for fun and a little profit every now and then. Studying photography in college, Janice has developed her keen eye and masterfully migrated that talent from film to the digital world. She sells cards and prints and does studio work for seniors and families at a modest price.

When my wife (Janice) and I retired back in 2011, she picked up her camera and began utilizing her talents as a photographer for fun and a little profit every now and then. Studying photography in college, Janice has developed her keen eye and masterfully migrated that talent from film to the digital world. She sells cards and prints and does studio work for seniors and families at a modest price.

Jason is the oldest of my three sons. In addition to his media company, he is a licensed LucasFilms artist that has had prints distributed through AcmeArchives LTD. His minimalist style of graphic artistry has been featured at the last 3 Star Wars Celebration events: Celebration 2015 in Anaheim, Celebration 2016 in London and Celebration 2017 in Orlando. In addition, his most recent print has been accepted and is shown at Rancho Obi-Wan in Petaluma, California.

Jason is the oldest of my three sons. In addition to his media company, he is a licensed LucasFilms artist that has had prints distributed through AcmeArchives LTD. His minimalist style of graphic artistry has been featured at the last 3 Star Wars Celebration events: Celebration 2015 in Anaheim, Celebration 2016 in London and Celebration 2017 in Orlando. In addition, his most recent print has been accepted and is shown at Rancho Obi-Wan in Petaluma, California.

Bluecouch Media is the current name of Jason's media company that is located in West Linn, Oregon. The company began in Southern California back in the 1990s under the name of JDL Design Firm and changed the name to Bluecouch Media after buying out his two partners. Today, he works with many local and international companies, schools and organizations on branding and marketing projects using computer generated and video productions. 

Bluecouch Media is the current name of Jason's media company that is located in West Linn, Oregon. The company began in Southern California back in the 1990s under the name of JDL Design Firm and changed the name to Bluecouch Media after buying out his two partners. Today, he works with many local and international companies, schools and organizations on branding and marketing projects using computer generated and video productions. 

Greg James is our nephew. He is an accomplished local actor and videographer. Since graduating from the University of Oregon, Greg has worked in the film/video industry for these past 25 years. He has written, directed, produced, videotaped and edited numerous award-winning films and commercials, with his most recent short film "No, Oui" garnering Best Screenplay (as well as Best Actress) at the inaugural Portland Indie Awards in 2016. Together, with our sons (Jason and brother Kyle) they comprise Blue Couch Media.

Greg James is our nephew. He is an accomplished local actor and videographer. Since graduating from the University of Oregon, Greg has worked in the film/video industry for these past 25 years. He has written, directed, produced, videotaped and edited numerous award-winning films and commercials, with his most recent short film "No, Oui" garnering Best Screenplay (as well as Best Actress) at the inaugural Portland Indie Awards in 2016. Together, with our sons (Jason and brother Kyle) they comprise Blue Couch Media.