Tag Archives: smart phone

Miscellaneous Samsung Note 8 Photos

This might end up being one of them there lengthy post. There are a lot of photos, so it might load slow. I suggest getting a cup of coffee and perhaps making a bathroom run while everything loads.  Just letting people … Continue reading

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So, how’s my Note 8?

It’s fine, thank you. I don’t have any complaints and if pushed, I’d be hard-pressed to come up with something I’m not happy about. Blazing fast, lots of customization, handles pretty much anything I throw at it. However, readers of … Continue reading

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Yup, still on the Note 8 . . .

. . . but I begin with a photo from my now defunct Samsung Note II. This is not staged and it’s from last April. That’s how long I’ve been sitting on this. I’m sure the Universe wanted to give … Continue reading

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Stuff and things and stuff

My last post was all about videos . . . as much as I want to get into the motion pictures business (lots of money in motion pictures), practicality and lack of any videography know-how will likely have me stick to still-photos, … Continue reading

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Nothing but videos – P900 vs. Note 8

This post will show two versions of videos; one version captured with the Nikon P900, and the other captured with the Samsung Note 8. One quick note about the Note 8 videos: they were shot in the default mode. There … Continue reading

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R. I. D. P. Samsung Note II

A few people (none I can think of, but it sounds better than saying “no one”) noticed my blogging absence. Well, I’ve suffered a digital loss.  Sunday morning had me waking up to an unresponsive phone. Pretty much all morning … Continue reading

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Disperser’s St. Patrick’s Day 2014

I . . . am not Irish. Still, the day is a convenient excuse to eat with a little bit of style. These were shot quickly with my Samsung Note II . . . because I did not want to … Continue reading

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Super Bowl XLVII: Pre-Game Tea

I had no horse (pardon the pun) in the Super Bowl XLVIII race, but if pressed, I marginally would have preferred the Broncos to win. It’s not just that I know more Bronco fans than Seahawks fans. I had caught … Continue reading

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Florence draws us to her . . .

. . . Florence, Colorado, of course.  We did visit Florence, Italy, a number of years ago, and there as well we crossed paths with antiques, but not the same as these. Some readers might remember the post from the … Continue reading

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Pre-Solstice Frost – The Phone Edition

That was the view yesterday morning while driving along County Line Road, the road serving to mark the boundary between El Paso and Douglas Counties, here in Colorado. A cloud had been hovering in the area since the previous evening, … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Photography

Those who follow my blog have read a number of posts documenting my recent trip to Florida. If not, that’s OK . . . I only mention them as a reference.  All of the photos on those posts were taken, … Continue reading

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Coronado Springs Resort

The Coronado Springs resort has been our home for the past five days. We leave tomorrow morning, and I wanted to highlight a bit of what helped make our stay a pleasant experience. Interesting . . . this does not … Continue reading

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Magic, thou hast a Kingdom

We’re well past the stage where we buy souvenirs . . . but I did almost buy this. That says it all . . . the secret to the universe, the answer to all the great questions humanity has to … Continue reading

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Let it be an Epcot day

People might be aware of my antipathy of most humans . . . I tend to avoid crowds, or any event which has the chance of drawing even small numbers of other humans.   “What the hel . . . … Continue reading

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. . . and we shell give thanks

Today we spent our day with good friends and ate good food, and I hope all my subscribers and casual readers also had a good day. I don’t have an appropriate post prepared, but I did go to the beach … Continue reading

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