February Calendar Image

The Story behind the image, February The caledar printing company, Bay Photo, choose pink for the base color of February (probably to do with the 14th). Joan and I descided that flowers would look good on this calendar, and choose one from Georgetown .  Georgetown, is one of our favorite places to walk. Not only because of Georgetown Cupcake, but because it is […]

Drive Performace in LightRoom PC

Benchmarks depend on many items. I used ATTO_Disk_Benchmark_3_05 to test the drives on the Lightroom system I built. —————— System Information —————— Operating System: Windows 10 Pro 64-bit (10.0, Build 16299) (16299.rs3_release.170928-1534) Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-7700K CPU @ 4.20GHz (8 CPUs), ~4.2GHz Memory: 65536MB RAM Available OS Memory: 65460MB RAM On my previous post on why I built the computer this […]

LightRoom PC

Background I have always like photography, and as a child even developed Black and White film at school, but with the cost (or complications of self) development, I moved away from deep photography, and into general picture-taking of vacations, holidays and events. When technology brought us a 8mm CamCorder with a Firewire port for digital video production, I jumped into […]

Power out, again

The power went out last night around 8:30 due to an accident on Business route 7. According the Sheriff’s Office tweet, “W. Main Street near Simmons Road (between Purcellville and Round Hill) will be closed for a significant period of time due to a single vehicle crash involving a utility pole. Utility crews from @DomEnergyVA are on scene and power […]