Clouds are moving over the Mississippi River near St. Louis.
I shot this time-lapse video yesterday to test the time-lapse capability of the Drift Ghost Camera. It covers about two and a half hours of real time in 36 seconds. Shot at 5 second intervals. I didn’t have it set up level for [...]
Today is my son’s 44th birthday. He’s really getting old!
Here’s a picture of him sitting on Grandpa’s old tractor. He was about 5 or 6 when this was taken.
Here are a few more pics of him: Click to enlarge
Dave and his kids (my grandkids) Logan and Vince
Happy Birthday David!
My grandson is one of several ‘actors’ in this video produced by a budding young videographer named Tyler. As the title says it’s all about a stereotypical spring-break as experienced by some high schoolers.
Appearing are Lexi, Austin, Seth, Kyle, Justin and Tyler. I know all these kids and they’re really good kids.
It was eleven years ago yesterday that the very first post appeared on Bits & Pieces. It’s been a wild ride at times. I’ve posted some interesting, weird and funny things along the way… many of which you’ve contributed. Thank you.!
I’ve met a lot of interesting people, both online and in person. I’ve heeded [...]
I took advantage of my free week of membership at a local gym. My official membership (paid) begins on Saturday. I went four times this week. Now that I’m a paying member I can get a free evaluation of my goals and needs and advice on what I should be doing to achieve [...]
I took these photos this evening from the deck overlooking the Mississippi River and on the walkway down to the deck . Click to enlarge
Do I have to go there now? Wasn’t joining enough?
On my doctor’s advice I’ve joined a gym. He’s told me that I need to exercise. Since I’ve cut out most sugar from my diet I’ve lost about fifteen pounds and now weigh less than I have for the last 40 years. I’m hovering at just over 180 [...]
My dad would have turned 101 today if was still alive. He died in 1990 at the age of 78. Dad worked for a company in St. Louis that made asbestos shingles for 35 years. The man who had never been sick in his life that I know of, had a heart attack in 1971 while [...]
I took these photos moments ago from my back porch overlooking the Mississippi River.
The photos are direct from the camera and not shopped at all. I couldn’t get back far enough to get the whole rainbow in one shot. Click to enlarge.
A barge travels downriver under the rainbow. [...]