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...

Waiting to go… I was reading a blog today and the author was talking about inexpensive gifts for photographers. Each year, I am less and less concerned with buying stuff, rather, I feel the need/desire to give of myself. Now…

Thanks for the memories “Life must be lived forward, but can only be understood backward.” – Soren Kierkegaard There were a couple of posts that I found interesting. The first was this post by Thomas, entitled: Life needs to get…

Your Dark Side: Olympus 35 LC – Ilford Delta 3200 I really love the unexpected. This photograph was totally unexpected. Tom and I were walking through Greenwich Village on our way out, heading for the subway. It was Halloween evening…

Tough times in Philly – Olympus 35 LC – Ilford Delta 3200 The other day I received a notice on the door of my apartment. It was an incentive to sign my lease early. It said that if I signed…

Today, I was in an ophthalmologist’s office. As I sat in the waiting room there was another office door that contained a business that I’d never heard of: Certified Esthetician. Hmmm? Esthetics, Esthetician. I made a note to look that…