UI Photog

UI Photog

Lately I’ve been busy.  One of my regular annual gigs came up with a short turn around time, and I had to take care of that and then the UI (University of Idaho) was able to give me some regular hours again.  So I’ve been busy over the last few weeks. I...
Don’t Wash Your Hair So Much

Don’t Wash Your Hair So Much

Ok, I’m going to branch out a bit.  Consider this a bit of a PSA (Public Service Announcement).  When I was growing up I saw my grandpa and my uncle using hair gel.  I believed it was the only way to keep my unruly hair from “poofing” and because of...
Pray About It

Pray About It

We say “I’ll pray about it” when we don’t want to give an answer.  Isn’t that the starkest truth of the matter? If we knew for sure, or if we could win the argument wouldn’t we just pursue it?  “I’ll pray about it”...
Photog Class 8: Personal Vision

Photog Class 8: Personal Vision

In this final installment of the crash course in photography I want to discuss the goal, the end game, what the point of all the efforts in photography really are.  On first review, photography is more or less about making nice or beautiful pictures.  But what makes...
Summer Leaves

Summer Leaves

Hot muggy weather, thunder and hail, and all the leaves– even though it’s not officially summer, I think we’re pretty much there.  I’m wearing shorts, and I took a short snooze earlier on our new deck stairs landing in my zero gravity chair. As...
Finished

Finished

Today I finished the railing for our deck stairs.  I had some help on the project– make that a lot of help.  But I did the final touches on the railings. It felt good to finish, and I was really enjoying the work.  We still need to caulk and repaint, but the...