Archive for the 'Camera/Photography' Category

New Phone

Friday, May 22nd, 2015

I’ve had my Samsung S4 for 2 years now so I figured it was time for an upgrade. I gave a fleeting thought to an iPhone but figured there’s really nothing that new about them that would drag me back to Apple. I’ve been very happy with my Android so I decided to go with […]

Vacation Pics and Panoramas

Sunday, September 5th, 2010

I’ve posted some pics from the vacation here and here and panoramas here.

Michelle’s Disneyland Birthday

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

Michelle turned 22 on Thursday so on Wednesday she invited a bunch of us to Disneyland. There were 16 of us that made it. The pictures are posted in my Gallery.

Moon Pic

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2010

Here’s a picture I took with the new camera. I was quite amazed that you need a really fast shutter speed to take a picture of a full moon at full zoom on my 55-200 lens. I think this was taken at 1/1600th and probably 4.5 f-stop. I originally was taking them at slow shutter […]

Winternationals… for real

Sunday, February 14th, 2010

A few months ago I made a post titled Winternationals but it was really the NHRA Finals that I went to in November. They both happen at Pomona Raceway in California but one is the end of the season and one is the beginning. Yesterday Betty and I went to the true Winternationals and I […]

New Camera

Saturday, January 23rd, 2010

I’ve wanted to get a REAL camera for ages. The last real camera I had was a Minolta SRT101 SLR 35mm film camera. I’ve had lots of toy cameras since then with the closest to real being my Olympus C-785 Ultra Zoom. It has a 10X Optical lens and it’s got some manual control but […]