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...

Giddy up! Viñales, Cuba

About a 3-hour ride west of Havana is a small town called Viñales. Here is where they have good conditions...

Most stressed

One day, during our bus ride, the topic of groups by country came up. We were talking to one of...

Four birthdays in a row!

It was pretty remarkable that our small group of about 22, including guides, had not only 4 birthdays in February...

Cuban to American, brother to brother, friend to friend

One morning, a group of us were out early, taking pictures. We happened upon this man who was preparing to...

Each time that I come into my office/study/computer room, there it is, my bag that contains my Nikon D700 and its complement of lenses, nice glass indeed. I took exactly 97 shots with it last year. Yep. 97. I’ve had…

I was going through some of my pictures, thinking about how I felt during the time that I was taking them. I have been places by myself and sometimes felt quite lonely – mind you, alone is a fact, loneliness…

See those mountains out there? They look pretty small, don’t they? Well, I figured that they weren’t but a couple of miles away that I could easily walk to the base, or get close to see the detail. (What a…

One of the things that I did at the end of the year was to get a new phone and, more importantly, switch carriers. I had been with Big Red, or Verizon forever – since they were PrimeCo, and GTE…

This is Basilica San Albino, just outside of Las Cruces, NM. I wanted to have a look inside, but unfortunately, there was a funeral in progress; however, a man who seemed to be in-the-know, told me that the funeral would…