That’s heavy

The other day, I took the D700 out for a stroll with just the camera and a 50 mm lens...

Are you Cuban or Puerto Rican?

(Translated from Spanish) Man: So, are you Cuban or Puerto Rican? Me: Neither. I’m from The United States (note, not...

Guanajuato – First class all the way.

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned that there were no first class seats on the road to Dolores Hidalgo; however, for...

All buses to Dolores Hidalgo are second class

Paul: Por favor, dos boletos, primera clase a Dolores Hidalgo. – Please, two tickets, first class, to Dolores Hidalgo. Agent:No...

Sturdy like that!

Before I left for my trip to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico – I was looking for a good street shooting bag. After ready many reviews, I opted for the Think Tank Retrospective 7 bag. I had considered the Retrospective…

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I picked the perfect time to arrive in San Miguel de Allende this year. The Jacarandas are in full bloom and the egrets have returned and are nesting in various trees in a particular part of the city. The other…

Snitchin'

Well, that used to be a saying, but these days the slogan is “See something. Say something” ever since 9/11, The damn Patriot Act, and the constant barrage of fear heaped upon us daily through the news. Yesterday, I was…

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I was thinking, yesterday, about how much “going” I’ve been doing lately. I’ve been studying Spanish pretty diligently, spending time on Skype, going to meet-ups now and again, hitting the books, doing this and that, and came to realize that…

Bag sized

There are plenty of jokes around about women who go shopping for shoes, but then when they get the shoes, need a new bag, clothes, and accessories to go along with them. I wonder if photographers are not similar. It…