Monthly Archives: December 2013

2013 Movie Recap – Part II

I’m a bit pissed-off about these next two movies . . . I really, really wanted them to be good, to become part of our small stable of go-to movies. Movies Melisa and I choose from when we need to … Continue reading

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2013 Movie Recap – Part I

Movies . . . there be so few that capture my interest that it’s sad when even those few do little more than disappoint me. Now, I could say I’m writing this as a service to others who might be … Continue reading

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National Air and Space Museum, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center – Wrap-up

It’s been a long road here . . . the last of the posts documenting my trip to the National Air and Space Museum. And this is the last of the cat pictures associated with these posts. Many people do … Continue reading

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December 2013 Drive – Car and Longhorns

We’ve had a few days of very nice weather; middle 50s with sunny skies, and very little wind. It snowed overnight, 3-4 inches, maybe more, but yesterday we decided to go for a drive before the weather settled in. We … Continue reading

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Disperser Wishes

The amount of Christmas stuff we used to have was staggering. Enough lights to decorate the frontage of our 175 ft long Harlincin Ct. house, shrubs, trees, and mailbox. Additional decorations included garlands and ribbons. That was just outside . … Continue reading

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June 2013 Flowers – DxO Edition

This seems the opportune time to continue with my 2013 flowers photographs. And what do you know, all of these are also treated in DxO Pro 9. Mind you, these are not fantastic photos, but as the snow is falling, … Continue reading

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Pre-Solstice Frost – The Nikon 7000 Edition

If looking for a quick glance or two, a fix for the attention-deficient crowd, move along . . . here be a long post.   Before I get into my stuff, voting is now open at The Digital Lightroom for … Continue reading

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