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Friends

This week we're inspired by the many pictures of friendship in our Project Dayshoot collection. We hope you'll enjoy some of our favorites we picked out to share with you.

Best friends, Lily Hodges and Alyssa Morehead, spend girl time together during the Oregon Country Fair.  Photo by Collin Andrew

Best friends, Lily Hodges and Alyssa Morehead, spend girl time together during the Oregon Country Fair. Photo by Collin Andrew

Bill Dobos and Preston Winn met to cut grass and pull weeds at a house in Weston, Oregon. Their friends who own the house have been in Portland for a month dealing with a family medical crisis so these good neighbors came to help tend the large garden and yard.  Photo by Fred Joe

Bill Dobos and Preston Winn met to cut grass and pull weeds at a house in Weston, Oregon. Their friends who own the house have been in Portland for a month dealing with a family medical crisis so these good neighbors came to help tend the large garden and yard. Photo by Fred Joe

Rogue Valley Masters swimmers after completing their 5:45 am swim in Emigrant Lake in Ashland, Oregon.  Photo by Geri Mathewson

Rogue Valley Masters swimmers after completing their 5:45 am swim in Emigrant Lake in Ashland, Oregon. Photo by Geri Mathewson

Medicine

The medical field touches all Oregonians, so today we're featuring a few photos that bring medicine to life. 

Cindy Andexle, nurse's aide with Willamette Valley Hospice in Salem, assists Elena Lewin. Elena was given two weeks to live in November of 2011. More than 600 days later, she is still with us.  Photo by Gerry Lewin

Cindy Andexle, nurse's aide with Willamette Valley Hospice in Salem, assists Elena Lewin. Elena was given two weeks to live in November of 2011. More than 600 days later, she is still with us. Photo by Gerry Lewin

Under the command of Dr. Kim Burchiel, doctors at OHSU perform brain surgery to relieve a patient's tremors.  Photo by L.E. Baskow

Under the command of Dr. Kim Burchiel, doctors at OHSU perform brain surgery to relieve a patient's tremors. Photo by L.E. Baskow

Arianna Delgado grips her father Tony Delgado's finger just hours after being born at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield. Arianna was one of six babies born in the hospital on July 15th.  Photo by Chris Pietsch/The Register-Guard

Arianna Delgado grips her father Tony Delgado's finger just hours after being born at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center at RiverBend in Springfield. Arianna was one of six babies born in the hospital on July 15th. Photo by Chris Pietsch/The Register-Guard