Archive for the 'Photography' Category

Microstock Photography

Monday, September 19th, 2005 | 06:42

At the beginning of the month, I submitted a few photos to Shutter Stock, a micro-stock photography site, to see if any income can be generated from the pool of … Continue reading »

Product Photography

Wednesday, August 31st, 2005 | 09:03

To reduce clutter, we’ve been selling a few old items on eBay recently. To perk up the auction listings, I’ve engaged in some minor product photography. Here are … Continue reading »

Nikon Lens Serial Numbers

Thursday, August 11th, 2005 | 10:15

Here’s a table of (apparently all) Nikon lens serial numbers. I found it when trying to identify old lenses to sell on EBay. I don’t know ho w … Continue reading »

Indians – Yankees Game 1

Thursday, August 4th, 2005 | 14:15

In New York, it’s relatively hard to pick up tickets for Yankee games. In Cleveland, I stopped by the team store at Jacobs Field the week before Tuesday’s game … Continue reading »


Sunday, July 31st, 2005 | 13:29

Blossom is the Cleveland Orchestra’s equivalent to the Boston Symphony’s Tanglewood: the weekend venue during the summer, when the Orchestra plays in an open-air pavilion and the audience sprawls out … Continue reading »

Cleveland July 4th Fireworks

Tuesday, July 5th, 2005 | 13:00

Here are the fireworks pics for Cleveland’s July 4th show. The fireworks were shot from an area near the mouth of the Cuyohoga River, with the best viewing areas in the … Continue reading »

Alaska Photography Postmortem

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005 | 17:36

A couple thousand shutter releases later: Get fast lenses. The 200mm with teleconverter will be better than a cheap 300mm if the 300mm is a couple stops slower. You … Continue reading »

Homeward: Anchorage and Vancouver

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005 | 16:55

The previous entry is Denali part two. June 11, June 12 In Anchorage, we said good-bye to Tour 21. We’d later bump into people from the tour at the airport — … Continue reading »

Denali II

Wednesday, June 29th, 2005 | 15:16

The previous entry is Denali part one. June 10 One of the stories Judith told us on the long bus ride down from Prudhoe Bay was about the time she flew on … Continue reading »

Denali I

Monday, June 27th, 2005 | 21:39

The previous post was the Dalton Highway and the Yukon. June 9 We ate breakfast — a buffet — at the hotel in Fairbanks. After the somewhat limited dining choices over … Continue reading »