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...

This morning I woke up, checked the weather app on my phone and found that the conditions outside were, shall we say, less that agreeable. 🙂 It was 16 degrees. Thankfully, inside of the house it was a tad bit…

The other day during my conversation with my Spanish teacher, Vidal, we got on the topic about natural wonders and parks in The U.S. as well as in Guatemala, where he lives. Guatemala is a fairly small country, about the…

It’s usually some months down the line when I realize that I didn’t change the time on my digital cameras and, really it’s not big deal especially since “Standard” time is so short, lasting a scant few months. The only…

The first of November roared into Charlotte bringing lots of rain and high winds. Pretty much all day, there was a very stiff breeze, around 20 – 25 MPH, perhaps. During the late afternoon, around 3 I would suppose, the…

I’ve been checking back, now and again, to see how the fall colors are progressing. Alas, they are pretty muted this year; however, there is one tree that I can always count on, every year. It’s not let me down…