Willis Carrier, you’re the coolest!

It’s days like this, hot and humid days, when I think of the mountains, frequently. I think of how nice...

Print day

Its rare that I use my printer, maybe a couple of times per year. Today is one of those days...

One Hour? That’s so 1984!

Long, long ago – 1984 to be exact – when I first started worked for Texas Instruments in Dallas, TX...

Getting the message across!

In yesterday’s post, I featured a picture of this car and Cedric wanted to know the story. Well, this shot...

Who knew? It works better without a bird’s nest

I bought my house 5 years ago. At the same time, I bought a new washer and a dryer. The...

At this time, rather missing those cool temperatures!

It was only a few weeks ago that I was sitting on the porch in Guatemala, shivering, wishing that I...

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…

Yesterday, I went to one of my favorite photo hunting grounds, McDowell Nature Preserve. It was an overcast morning, but I was up early and wanted to get some shots. As mentioned earlier, we are in the grasp of a…

Here in Charlotte, we are in a drought – a “normal” one. One that doesn’t contain an adjective like severe, extreme, or at the top level, exceptional. We are a few inches below normal for the past couple of months…

The other day, I went out and took some pictures of this guy, Metalmorphosis. When I got back home, I looked at the pictures on my screen and thought: None of these look that sharp. They’re all a tiny bit…