I created a new Gallery of the Best Photos from 2017. It was a fun year in photography. Started it with a new Nikon D500, and ended it with a new Nikon D850. Have a look at a few of the shots.
Random Thoughts, Rants, Views, and Photographs
December 21, 2017 I received my second Echo, an Echo Spot. This was to be my new alarm clock for the bedroom. Step one was to tape over the camera (it can be disabled in software, but that is software). Then I would have an alarm clock that I could remotely add an alarm too (when I make my flight […]
At the end of August I went in to buy a Tesla Model S. I had the financing setup, and really was only deciding on new or certified used. After 2 hours with them, I left and did not buy a Tesla. Here is why; Likes: Acceleration, absolutely amazing! Drove the base 70D and I was amazed at the feel […]
Once owned by Thomas Jefferson and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the 215-foot tall Natural Bridge is a limestone gorge carved out by Cedar Creek. More information at http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/state-parks/natural-bridge#general_information
While visiting the Virginia Natural Bridge State Park, we took in the Caverns. I was expecting a view like the luray caverns, and this was nothing like that. Luray caverns have large rooms and many Stalactites, where this one give you more of the feeling of being in a CAVE. Excellent visit.
The Civil War Trust (1156 15th Street NW, Suite 900 Washington DC) publishes a magazine, Hallowed Ground, in support of their efforts to save America’s Battlefields. I was contacted about a year ago after they found a photo on this website of the Cool Springs Battle field, that I took. They were wondering if I was willing to donate the photograph […]