Not quite raining

Well, there was rain forecasted, but it never quite happened, but it’s good to be prepared. 🙂

Routines

I have no idea what his name is, but I pretty much know his schedule. We both arrive at the...

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...

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If you travel, especially internationally, you know to have a Plan B, or a backup plan. I’d made my reservation for Super Shuttle France to pick me up at CDG, or Charles De Gaulle airport; however, even though I followed…

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That’s a good question. Where in the world is Paul? Well, some of you know, as I’ve mentioned it before. The Red Oxx is packed. The Kindle has a couple of new books, one by an author that I’ve never…

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Just slightly over a month ago, I called a tree service to come and trim the tree in my front yard. The limbs had started hanging over the roof of the house and the garage. The tree service came out…

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I was looking back through some older photos, circa 2006. I came upon this set of photos taken between May 26 and July 10th, 2006. All taken with the same camera and lens combination: Nikon D2x and a 500 mm…

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It’s rather quiet around the neighborhood and inside the house. The only sound is the beep of the UPS letting me know that the electricity is out, which is fairly obvious as nothing works in the house and the temperature…