During World War II, German submarines, referred to as u-boats due to the designations given to them by the German navy, wrought havoc throughout the Atlantic, sinking allied ships, both civilian and military almost with impunity. There was a great, founded, fear that the Germans were operating their submarines in […]
Found this little critter, a swamp cidada I believe, wandering around my driveway this morning, and it appears to be pretty fresh from it’s shell — it’s left wing isn’t completely unfurled yet! When I knelt down to get some shots and put my phone close to the ground, it […]
Took a little walk around the house the other night. Pictures with my Pixel 4XL.
Just a simple cell phone shot (Pixel 4XL), edited with Snapseed, on this rainy Saturday morning. Snapped while dropping off food at a local food pantry here in Westminster.
We’re expecting snow tomorrow. We still have some from the last storm, as you can see, which has been melting away. More is on the way. People are complaining about “more snow” but how quickly they forget that 11 years ago, most of us in this area couldn’t get out […]
When I bought the little Sony RX100m3, and later the Sony a6100, a part of the reason for selecting them was that they are compact cameras that I could carry with me all the time. Admittedly, the a6100 is a little harder to carry than the RX100, but still, it’ll […]
I found these magnetted to the refrigerator door tonight when an errant ice cube knocked an overloaded magnetized bin off the door. I’m guessing two things. First, I’m guessing the bin was probably just a bit overloaded. And second, someone might have been holding out on me!