Digital License – Ritner Creek Covered Bridge



The Ritner Creek Covered Bridge is located in the heart of Oregon, where forests covered in moss meet babbling creeks. This bridge was built in 1927 with a Howe truss design that spans 75 feet, holding within its weathered timbers countless memories. Just imagine the rhythmic clip-clop of horse-drawn carriages, the scent of pine, and the sound of laughter from families crossing this bridge. It is the last covered bridge in Oregon on a state highway, and it remains a silent witness to migrations, seasons, and the passage of time. The bridge builder, Charles Otis Hamar, wove his legacy into its planks, connecting us to pioneers who once dreamed of crossing creeks and forging new paths. When you step onto its creaking boards, you are crossing a creek and stepping into history and bridging the gap between generations.

Photographers from all over come to the Ritner Creek Covered Bridge to capture nostalgia with their lenses. At dawn, when the mist clings to the creek, the bridge emerges in sepia tones, and the filtered light dances through the lattice, dappling the moss below. Like a silver ribbon, the creek mirrors the arches of the bridge. It’s a canvas where rustic meets ethereal, a symphony of wood, water, and memory. Photographers seek aesthetics, a sense of communion, and a glimpse of simpler times. The bridge’s curves, softened by rain and sun, evoke a sense of longing—a longing to pause, to breathe, and to frame life through a wooden window.

Imagine this photograph in your home—a portal to tranquility. The Ritner Creek Covered Bridge becomes your silent companion—an invitation to wander. When guests inquire, you’ll share stories about how raindrops patter on its roof, how children once skipped across its planks, and how it shelters secrets. It’s more than a print; it’s a pilgrimage—a reminder that simplicity holds its magic.

Location: Ritner Creek Covered Bridge

Media: Royalty-Free Digital License

Royalty-Free Digital License

This Royalty-Free License provides an all-encompassing license that does not restrict you to predetermined usage. Price is determined by the size of the image you license, and you can use the image as many times and in any format you need with the full understanding that this is a non-exclusive license subject to the following restrictions as to how the image is used:

  • This license allows you to use this image for promotional and editorial purposes (e.g., websites, blogs, brochures, mailers, business cards, etc.
  • This image cannot be used for advertising or promotional purposes, such as broadcast, print covers, etc.
  • This license does NOT include CD covers, inserts, or any other type of packaging.

If you desire exclusivity so that others cannot use the same image, please get in touch with an Art Specialist here.


  • Small (640 Pixels)  –  $125     /     Good for web-based-only usage.
  • Medium (2048 Pixels)  –  $250     /     Best for larger web usage (full-screen web, presentations, and small prints).
  • Large (4000 Pixels)  –  $500     /     Highest quality, allowing for maximum use across digital and print.