6 years of rotations

Recently, my iMac has been acting a bit flakily the last year, or so. Some weeks it would work just...

Uses for older grills

One of the favorite words, it seems, in the work world, at least my work world, is “repurpose”. In other...

Getting high!

No. Not like Colorado Rocky Mountain “high”, but a few feet above ground level 🙂 On Sunday, I went with...

Finding the time to blog

Wow! It’s been nearly a month since I last posted. I’ve been keeping quite busy, enjoying life. I’m adding lots...

Cameras are for older people

That was the heading of one of the paragraphs in this report about the state of camera sales in 2016...

Finding the right combination

While I was in Cuba, I experimented with a few camera settings and finally settled on some that were outside...

While I was in Cuba, I experimented with a few camera settings and finally settled on some that were outside of my normal settings. Usually, I have the camera set to focus using a button in the back, rather than…

About a 3-hour ride west of Havana is a small town called Viñales. Here is where they have good conditions to grow tobacco for some of those famous Cuban cigars! Also, I had an opportunity to ride in an ox…

One day, during our bus ride, the topic of groups by country came up. We were talking to one of our guides, Lisete, and we asked her: Based on your experience as a guide, who are the most stressed out…

It was pretty remarkable that our small group of about 22, including guides, had not only 4 birthdays in February, but 4 birthdays in a row and that 3 of the birthdays belonged to the guides plus the bus driver…

One morning, a group of us were out early, taking pictures. We happened upon this man who was preparing to out and sell his bread. I stopped to ask him if I could take his picture. He was more than…