365 Photo Project, Day 6

OK, so today I ran out of time so I had to cheat. It sucks being the head of the family sometimes, when everyone has something that “only you” can do. And of course it needs to be done TODAY. By the time I got home, it was already getting too dark inside for the Canon’s ISO range. So… I … Read the rest

365 Photo Project, Day 5

I’m running into the limitations of my iPhone’s built in camera, so I’m trying a different one. This is a Canon PowerShot I’ve had for about 8 years. It’s nice and small so it’s easy to slip into a pocket. The main reason I’m switching is for the zoom lens. Should help a lot with getting “closer” when I’m out … Read the rest

365 Photo Project, Day 4

Went for a new walking route today. My old routes were 3 to 3.5 miles, mostly on pavement. The new route is a little over 5 miles with about a third of that on dirt trail through a regional park. On one side of the park is the last remaining farm land in our area. I took this picture of … Read the rest

365 Photo Project

OK, I’m officially bored out of my skull. Two days ago our governor governor announced that starting today, masks would be mandatory for everyone in a public place. Whatever. It’s too hot, too humid, and too damn windy to enjoy my back yard. My wife is bored too, and she’s decided it’s MY responsibility to keep HER entertained. Again, whatever. … Read the rest

Great Blue Heron

great blue heronEver since this Wuhan virus crap started I haven’t been getting out enough. I went for a walk the other day though and came across a Great Blue Heron. He was standing next to a pond at a golf course close to my house. When I first saw him, he was so still I thought it was fake. As I … Read the rest

Polymer80 P940Cv1 first impressions

Polymer80 P940Cv1 kitI’ve had my Polymer 80 P940Cv1 frame quit for quite awhile – a couple years in fact. I’ve had it so long I forgot where I got some of the parts. Anyway, some friends have been wanting to go shooting yesterday and I had some spare time. Last week I bought a cordless Dremel so I could finally finish this … Read the rest