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Fun Ways to Wake Up: #217 in a series

The sound of helicopters overhead.  We had local CBS and FOX affiliates flying the helicopters less than a quarter mile away.  I could hear a third, but couldn’t find it behind the tree line. A house blew up after Hurricane … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day Parade: Everyone Has Drums and Pipes

In this area, there’s an Irish contingent everywhere. Yeah, sure, you’d expect it in the Fire Department and in the Police Department, but even the mass transit workers have a drums and pipes group:

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Baby Ducks

Last spring, I was fortunate enough to catch this Mama Duck with her new children floating down the stream.  I wish my shutter speed was higher, but on my old Canon XTi, I didn’t want to venture much past ISO … Continue reading

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Swinging Mel Gibbons

I love visiting zoos.  I’m not a photographic purist, so it doesn’t bother me to get my animal shots in there.  The reality of it all is that I’m not going to be going on a safari anytime soon.  I’m … Continue reading

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Freezing the Action

I love my Canon 60D and how well it does in low light, but the old Canon XTi didn’t do too bad for itself back in the day, either.  Check this picture out, taken in the “old” Yankee Stadium in … Continue reading

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Derek Jeter’s Butt

One of the most popular pictures at the previous version of this blog is this one. I was lucky enough to get to a Yankees game on July 29, 2008, at the old Yankee Stadium.  We had ridiculously cool seats, … Continue reading

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