Tag Archives: heat

Palace Sightseeing is No Fun When It’s Hot

On my first visit to Tokyo, a few years ago, I made a brief visit to the park around the Imperial Palace.  I decided to take another look during my first visit this year.  However, while I knew it was … Continue reading

Posted in photo, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Smoke the Tires and Make Them Shiny

I was photographing some evening arrivals at Vancouver and, as I went through the shots afterwards, I got to see some detail on the tires that I had not noticed before.  The tires’ surface has a matt finish as you … Continue reading

Posted in aircraft, civil, Pacific Northwest, photo | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Different Angle on a Familiar Place

What is one of the basic lessons of photography? Walk around a bit and see the different angles available to you before taking the shot. Given how often I have thought about this idea, I am quite annoyed at myself … Continue reading

Posted in aircraft, Bay Area, civil, photo | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Gratuitous Self Publicist

If you are searching through the TV listings for something to watch, take a look at Strip the City on the Science Channel.  There are a number of episodes from different cities but take a look at the episode about … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago, publishing, video | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment