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...

Yesterday morning, as is my habit every morning, I looked out of the window into the backyard. I noticed this hawk camped out on the fence enjoying a few tasty bits of what looked like a mouse. He was very vigilant…

La madrugada is the Spanish word for “dawn”. I just like the sound of it. Saturday morning, around dawn, I spent an hour and just a little bit more, exploring my backyard. I’ve lived in this house for just over…

This morning, just before sunrise, I went back to McDowell Nature Preserve with my Nikon 105 mm macro lens, Nikon D750, and a my tripod. I wanted to take a closer look at the shells on the beach, the normally…

A frequent visitor to my back yard since I installed the bird feeder. I think that this act of camouflage may not be working exactly as planned, but then again, it could be a nice, comfy resting spot.

Mills River Valley Overlook – One of my favorite spots on The Blue Ridge Parkway. On Saturday, I was doing some closet cleanup and happened to run across my, now discontinued, Epson P-3000 Multimedia Storage Viewer. I’d not seen, nor…