• 15 Mar0
    I’m Back

    I’m Back

          I’ve ignored my blog for almost three years, preferring to interact with the world through Facebook.  I’ve concentrated on photo tours, some with Canon Explorer of Light Jennifer Wu and some on my own. Jen and I have traveled to Namibia, Tanzania, and Iceland and are running photo tours to Madagascar and […]

     
  • 7 Jan0
    Sony XQD Memory Cards: The New Standard?

    Sony XQD Memory Cards: The New Standard?

      Sony announced the first XQD memory cards, starting with a 32 gig card capable of 125mg/sec read and write speeds through a PCIe connection. This will allow a DSLR to shoot 100 frames without interruption, which implies that the long-predicted convergence of stills and video is upon us. For those of us who shoot […]

     
  • 6 Nov0
    Bangkok Flood Creeps Closer

    Bangkok Flood Creeps Closer

    The city is surrounded. The last highway to the south is closing and the water rises here as it subsided to the north. A storm should hit tomorrow. Yesterday, I took the BTS to Mo Chit at the end of the line to the north where water was beginning to fill the streets. An evacuation […]