Good friendship, Spanish, and really long lunches

I met Fernando, who is from Spain, when I worked at AIG. He’s been in the US for 30 years...

A least there’s a bit of dew

During this morning’s walk, I noticed several spiderwebs on various bushes, all saturated with dew. We haven’t had any appreciable...

Congratulations, Tim

Tim is a friend of mine. We met about 5 years ago. He’s a confirmed geek and proud of it...

A walk with the 12 mm

During my evaluation of the Fuji X100T, I decided to take my Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark I (Wow! That’s rather...

Fuji X100T: The attraction was purely physical

We met a few weeks ago in Boone. She looked somewhat familiar. I was immediately attracted. For the past 7...

Apple! Is 56 the new 85?

A couple of weeks ago, I watched my first-ever Apple product announcement. It took them about 3 hours to say...

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A couple of weeks ago, I watched my first-ever Apple product announcement. It took them about 3 hours to say what, in my opinion, could have comfortably been said in half that time. That said, I do understand that there…

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Growing up in Akron, Ohio, we had a mail carrier for our neighborhood named Mike. From the time that I was old enough to recognize people, until I left home, I believe, Mike was our guy. Every Christmas, my mother…

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The other day, I mentioned a particular camera road that I’d been down. Then, I discovered that, lo and behold, there was another road that I’d been down, too – the 1″ sensor road. Anyone remember the Nikon 1 V1…

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I know! I know! Usually it’s chicken & waffles and, no, I didn’t make a typo – though, if I had, that would have been a pretty egregious typo! 🙂 Sunday morning, Vanessa and I got up, went for a…

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A friend of Vanessa’s had a camera and when I saw it, I had an instant attraction to it. I noted the brand and model and decided to have a look to see how much it costs. Well, before I…