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J-D Bamford
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I'm disappointed that the new #MacMini suffers on CPU because #Apple eliminated the Quad Core i7 as an option.  The Mini is no longer for power users.  That's too bad, because I'm not a fan of paying a grand more for a similarly spec'd iMac - its overpriced integral screen is a perfect example of planned obsolescence (since you can't upgrade the screen or computer separately).  For now, I'll sit on my 2012 Mac Mini which is at least adequate for digital darkroom duty.  Where to go in the future is a quandary...

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I passed this spot maybe twenty times before finally having the right camera and lens, decent late afternoon light, and not too hungry to stop roadside after a long day at work. The view looking over the #GreenRiver  valley, near #Vernal , UT...
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Smashing photos from the pavé in this week's TdF...

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Happy Memorial Day from sunny, snowy Frisco, CO!
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Caterers, please, don't serve peanut products to families and children. If it seems inconvenient to adjust recipes to today's serious allergies, imagine our inconvenience spending half a day in the ER. Peanut allergies are "recognized as one of the most severe food allergies due to prevalence, persistency and potential severity of allergic reaction." The food world is different than when we were young. #caterer #peanut-allergy 

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For photography, I'm not much for charts and tables.  But the conclusion of this analysis, that a modern full frame digital sensor can provide good resolution at, say f/16, by combating diffraction in post with a healthy dose of sharpness, is so helpful.  I tested a landscape image from my #sonya7 , shot at f/16, and was pleased with the result with 50% sharpening in some foreground flora...

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Oh my, it's on.  I have seven days to commit, or they move to the next aspiring apprentice on the wait list...
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My first photo show - hanging at the neighborhood bakery.  More details here...
http://wellspokin.com/blog/2014/03/abstract-aerials-on-display/ 
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What makes a car classic - and what is the emotional appeal of a classic car photo?  I reflect upon it here.

I've been having a great time shooting with the #Sonya7  camera...

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#Sonya7  - some thoughts on its great night shooting capabilities here...
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