Memories of Firestone Park

On Ashland Ave, nearly due south was Firestone Park. Each year, on the 4th of July, they held a pretty...

Life at 98% humidity

Over the past few weeks, I’ve been able to accomplish a couple of things in the morning simultaneously. I’m able...

They’re back!

I’ve always had a thing for cone flowers. So, last year, I bought some, planted them in the backyard, and...

Lunatic woman attacks photographer

I have to say, after reading this story, I am impressed by this young man’s restraint and foreword thinking when...

I see you!

Usually, one of the first things that I do when I get a new camera is to turn off bells and whistles and make it a “plain” camera. I’m rather divided sometimes though, because as a software developer I really…

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The other day, I took the D700 out for a stroll with just the camera and a 50 mm lens. After having used a M43 for just over a year, man that thing felt like a brick! LOL – I…

A frightening image.

(Translated from Spanish) Man: So, are you Cuban or Puerto Rican? Me: Neither. I’m from The United States (note, not Americano, but Estadounidense because all of North and South America are Americans). Man: I thought you were Cuban or Puerto…

First Class

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned that there were no first class seats on the road to Dolores Hidalgo; however, for a trip to Guanajuato, there most certainly were! We got a couple. The bus was pretty big, luxurious, with plenty…

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Paul: Por favor, dos boletos, primera clase a Dolores Hidalgo. – Please, two tickets, first class, to Dolores Hidalgo. Agent:No se puede comprar un boleto de primera clase a Dolores Hidalgo. Los todos son de segundo clase. – You can’t…