@CornellBirds #BirdCams started out as entertainment for my cat. now I watch more often than she does.
Two years ago, I enrolled in an introduction to digital photography course. I felt that I was finally ready to step into the world of DSLR. A friend helped me pick out the best “starter” camera (a Nikon D3200), and I was ready to become a photojournalist extraordinaire. And then reality hit. There is more…
Sometimes Wednesday needs a glass of wine and a listening heart.
The Final Shot: Daniel’s portrait is the last pic my camera allowed
“The only athletic sport I ever mastered was backgammon.”
–Douglas William Jerrold, English dramatist
[and wine tasting]
–Living Life Forté
“Wine and friends are a great blend.” — Ernest Hemingway (writer, hunter, drinker)
About a month ago, I lost my photos. Over 4,000 photos gone. I had relied on the Cloud when I should have relied on hard drive. Lesson learned. Heart broken. Hard drive bought. It was difficult picking up the camera again, as I mourned for those lost pictures. But I finally tried. And this week, I…
Bottling Weekend is the one time it is acceptable to tell someone, “Put a cork in it.”
A good day in the valley includes old friends, wine, and sunshine.
Good friends, go in, and taste some wine with me; And we, like friends, will straightway go together. … The ides of March are come.
They’re Back! #MontereyBay has crabs.