I have had several requests for an update on Storm’s drone and I am proud to announce that after an exhausting and rigourous FAA online examination Storm has secured his commercial drone pilot’s license. If he is able to locate someone actually willing to pay him to fly the drone, he is now legally able […]
I will return to our Delaware visit soon, but first this news from Stormy… While I have been computer-bound updating this website, Storm has been partying with his old schoolmates and doing a little toy shopping. I am not complaining as I needed the quiet to concentrate and Storm needed a break from the demands […]
Just to insure that we did not change our minds about packing up and heading to Utah, Mother Nature threw winter storm “Jonas” (they name snowstorms now, really?) our way. Now we are even more motivated to travel toward the warmth. Saturday morning as I searched the skies for some sign of snow instead of […]
One thing that I am looking forward to when I retire is the chance to hone my skills as a photographer. I stumbled on the DPS (digital photography school) website last week, signed up and received my first weekly newsletter which included a weekly photo challenge. Taking the weekly challenge seems like a good way […]
In celebration of Mother’s Day, I decided to organize a “photo shoot” (a term very loosely applied to my photographic efforts) with my mom, sister and nieces featuring hats! The hats brought out the southern belles in us and in spite of me, Stormy was able to get quite a few good shots.
I wanted to step up my photography and I received lots of advice on how to do that. Besides some valuable tips for composing and shooting, I was strongly advised to use good editing software. I thought that my experience using vector graphic software at work would give me some insight into the robust Photoshop […]