Selfie, Dublin

My first time in Ireland!

Self portrait with infinity mirror

Bright lights in the rearview mirror

The daylight is a rarity this time of year. Thanks to modern engineering we don’t have to live in darkness, but we can drive around in full-sized pickup trucks and use our bright lights all the time. Even at stoplights behind small hatchbacks. This expression attempts to capture the marvel of these phenomena.

Intersection

This shot is from a week ago after CT scan #2, but I’ll skip ahead to today when I visited with my oncologist for the results. It marked our 15th anniversary of this thing and my doctor kicked off our time by asking, “How’s my greatest success story?” joking that he really hasn’t done anything […]

Couch testing procedure

Jim (seated right) might have in St. Louis: the Arch, the Budweiser Clydesdales, toasted ravioli, and slingers… But we have IKEA here in Cincinnati. And that means inexpensive furniture and meatballs.

New camera: Lumix GF1

For Christmas I was super duper lucky to get this new shooting rig: a Panasonic Lumix GF1 (with 20mm f/1.7 lens). It has a lot in common with the Canon 5D Mark II I’ve been using the past few years, but it’s a fraction of the size. I’ve been using it about a week now, […]