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Droning on… part 4…

Well, I tried to post some audio from my podcast and WordPress wouldn’t work with me. Let’s see if this video with music track, from me still learning to fly my first drone in my mom’s backyard in the Bay … Continue reading

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Droning on… part 3…

Okay, here it is, the final part of my first drone flight, the Christmas before last, with my first drone… the cheap one… with Jason, my son-in-law helping me. Notice I am still wearing the one-piece plaid Christmas jammies I … Continue reading

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Almost the last pictures I took on our late Christmas adventure to the Bay Area…

I say almost the last pictures, because I have some stuff coming up that is not quite like my usual stuff. It will give us some new perspectives. New angles. I am excited about it, but it requires some new … Continue reading

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Palm trees and snow…

That is snow. And in the foreground, palm trees. Now, I know that to many of you, that is a pathetic amount of snow. But this is Southern California. This is the pass leading from the central valley to Los … Continue reading

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The very last photos of flowers that I took on our late Christmas visit to my 97-year-old mother’s house in the Bay Area…

I could have used these to do one more post in my series on the study of light and shadow. But I will let them stand on their own. Because… flowers!!! Who doesn’t like flowers? Even though I am back … Continue reading

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A ‘Saving Christmas’ and ‘saving democracy’ hybrid… the final chapters…

Okay, this is the last post of two separate series. It is also my last day at my mom’s house in the Bay Area. We did it. With much quarantining and covid testing, multiple vehicles and some help from Amazon, … Continue reading

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Just a few photos of some old bridge…

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Saving Christmas; part 5… A little side trip…

Well, we are still in the Bay Area. We have done our late Christmas and New Year/new president party. But we had to get out of my mom’s house for one trip across the bay. Had to see our godson, … Continue reading

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Stuff we have seen on short walks around the neighborhood in the San Francisco Bay Area where I grew up and where we are celebrating late Christmas…

Well, yeah, we saw San Francisco, over across the bay. A red-tailed hawk. The moon. Some yard art. A cool art house that has been like that for years. The lady who lives there is as interesting as her house … Continue reading

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Saving Christmas; part 2…

We finally had our Christmas yesterday! Thanks, covid. But I would like to fill you in on what I did to try to save a part of Christmas for my wife, back when the rest of you were having your … Continue reading

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