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The adventure… part 30; Let’s wrap this thing up… part 1: Look who I ran into!!!

So, after my mishap in the tidepools on Monterey Peninsula, I decided to forgo more sightseeing on the coast and head straight to the Bay Area. I had a dinner planned at the Circus Pub, an English pub just down … Continue reading

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The adventure… part 12; Breaking it down…

For those of you unfamiliar with the coast of California, and because I am, as usual, not doing these specifically in chronological order, I will give a brief overview. Day 1. Still in San Diego. Did that zoo experience and … Continue reading

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 8… mad flying skillz… part 2…

I was getting so good at flying the new drone. I was confident. It was so stable and responsive. I tried flying it right into the trees, and it worked! And the views of the San Francisco Bay were spectacular.

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 8… mad flying skillz… part 1…

Oh yeah, I am getting good at this drone flying thing!!!

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 7… Getting the hang of it…

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 6… flight training…

I am sure you are getting tired of these. I just put them here so I can look at them again. I promise that when I finish this series, I will use the drone more sparingly for more exciting things. … Continue reading

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 5… The Once And Future King… Arthur…

Oh yeah, this one has music and voice acting… and rambles on about how a young prince once dreamed of being able to astral project his spirit into the sky while he played, earthbound, in that very schoolyard. Sort of. … Continue reading

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 4… The childhood blues variant…

Drone flight in the hills overlooking the San Francisco Bay Area, and the elementary school I went to as a child, with some blues as a background music track, that I noodled along with on my guitar, using that Spark … Continue reading

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 2…

The first flight of my second drone. Notice that I am controlling the flight and the camera on my own, with just a little advice from my daughter’s boyfriend. Notice how stable the camera is, how good the quality of … Continue reading

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Droning on; version 2.0… part 1…

This is my new drone. The first one was fun, but the video and photos went to my phone, and were not really great quality. This one has a video card inside it. The range is better, the stability is … Continue reading

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