State of Emergency!

There was much buzz yesterday ahead of winter storm Remus. As a matter of fact, the governor of North Carolina...

Octavia

It seems that now every weather system that comes through needs a name. I remember when only hurricanes got named...

Don’t forget to look up

Sometime last year, in the summer perhaps, Vanessa and I were walking through Uptown Charlotte. I was showing her the...

Humans of New York

I’ve been following the Facebook Page, Humans of New York for a while now. I love it! I love it...

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I have to say, after reading this story, I am impressed by this young man’s restraint and foreword thinking when this lunatic woman attacked him on the beach for exercising his 1st Amendment rights of self expression. Yes. He was…

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Ping! Ping! PingPingPing! Ring! Ping!Ping! “I see that you’re in a meeting or are busy, but can you IM right now?” Ping – The sound that the computer makes when someone is trying to send you a Microsoft Office Communicator…

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This weekend, Michael, a fellow photographer, went out to take photos of Spider Lilies. While we were out, we met a guy named Larry. Larry was new to photography and he and I started chatting about places to go shoot…

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Last year, I had a nest of birds in the entryway to my house, right above the front door. At the end of the season, after the chicks fledged, I thought to remove the nest, but didn’t get around to…

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

I remember that a few years ago, Lytro, then a startup, came out with a small camera that would allow you to take a picture, then interact with it to change the focus point. At the time I thought it…