My little laptop might be on its way out. I’m really hoping not, for my wallet’s sake. But when I fired Photoshop up today, it crashed my computer. And normally the computer has no problem handling the software. I’m going to take it in to a computer guy I know and see if he can […]

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This was a frustrating one, needless to say. I took this with my crappy “big big” zoom, a 30-years old Solignor lens. I knew it wouldn’t be sharp and the fringing would be horrible, and wasn’t overly concerned about that. The frustration? If I exposed for the moonlight so that you could see a hint […]

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Little Birdie

After a long hiatus, I decided to haul the camera out and get a little practice in. The little birds were so fast that I couldn’t get them in action (I’m rusty!), so I bribed this guy with some seeds. The light was stronger than I’d have liked. I’ll have to try again earlier in […]

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A Breath-Stopping View

People overuse descriptions like heart-stopping or breathtaking. For someone who has a fear of heights, this view always gives me pause. I freeze up, my heart feels like it’s going to stop. I can’t breathe. The thought “what if I fall?” hammers the back of my mind, even though I know it isn’t possible. That […]

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