2014: Ten dot Eight

October 8, 2014 – Lunar Eclipse

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The light and the ferns bring out the red in the Blood Moon.

Blood Moon, October 8, 2014.

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS II Telephoto Zoom Lens.

  • ISO: 3200
  • Focal Length: 250
  • Aperture: f/5.6
  • Shutter Speed: 1/6

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

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2014: Ten dot Seven

October 7, 1959 – U.S.S.R. (Soviet Union) probe Luna 3 transmitted the first ever photographs of the far side of the Moon (a.k.a. Dark Side of The Moon).

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The Full Moon, pre-eclipse.

I took the picture of the moon through a fern tree, to make it less boring.

Full Moon, Pre-Eclipse 2014-10-07

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS II Telephoto Zoom Lens.

  • ISO: 100
  • Focal Length: 250
  • Aperture: f/10
  • Shutter Speed: 1/250
  • Flash: On, Fired

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Ten dot Five

October 5, 2011 – Steve Jobs, co-founder of Apple, Inc. passed away at the age of 56. One day after Tim Cook-led Apple introduced iPhone 4S.

Steve Jobs, 3 Year Anniversary of his death.

Taken using iPhone 5s

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

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Note: I filled up my SDHC card on my Canon EOS 60D DSLR Camera. I have ordered a Sony 32GB SDHC card from Amazon, which will arrive on Wednesday, October 8, 2014.

2014: Ten dot Four

October 4, 1985 – Free Software Foundation was founded in Massachusetts, United States. (Website | Wikipedia)

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The view at Rancho Palos Verdes.

The View at Ranchos Palos Verdes

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens.

  • ISO: 3200
  • Focal Length: 40mm
  • Aperture: f/5
  • Exposure time: 1/40

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Ten dot Three

October 3 – Happy German Unity Day!
East Germany and West Germany reunited on October 3, 1990.

October 3, 1995 – Jury came up with no guilty verdict on O. J. Simpson’s trial for the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman.

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2007 17-inch MacBook Pro

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens.

  • ISO: 500
  • Focal Length: 40mm
  • Aperture: f/2.8
  • Exposure time: 1/80

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Ten dot One

October 1, 1880 – John Philip Sousa became leader of the United States Marine Band.
John Philip Sousa composed The Liberty Bell which later became the theme song for Monty Python’s Flying Circus.

October 1, 1880 – Thomas Alva Edison opened the first electric lamp factory.

October 1, 1908 – Ford Model T car went on sale with US$825 price tag, which roughly equals $21,153.85 in 2014 Dollars.

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Mazda3 Infotainment Software OS Version is 33.00.500 as of September 30, 2014.

2014 Mazda3 Infotainment Software 33.00.500

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens.

  • ISO: 3200
  • Focal Length: 40mm
  • Aperture: f/2.8
  • Exposure time: 1/60

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Nine dot Thirty

September 30, 1980 – Xerox, Intel and Digital Equipment Corporation published Ethernet specification.

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“What am I supposed to do with this mouse?”

What am I supposed to do with this mouse?

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens.

  • ISO: 800
  • Focal Length: 40mm
  • Aperture: f/2.8
  • Exposure time: 1/60

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Nine dot Twenty-Nine

September 29, 1911 – Italy declared war on the Ottoman Empire.

“Ummm, why do the Italians hate padded foot stool?”

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Not sure what happened to the Dock in OS X Yosemite Public Beta.

OS X Yosemite Public Beta Dock Bug

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens.

  • ISO: 160
  • Focal Length: 40mm
  • Aperture: f/2.8
  • Exposure time: 1/80

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Nine dot Twenty-Eight

September 28, 1924 – A team of aviators of the United States Army Air Service completed the first around-the-world-flight.

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Time Capsule, 3TB.
Once the power cord was unravelled, it is almost impossible to put it back together, almost.

Time Capsule 3TB

Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 40mm f/2.8 STM Lens.

  • ISO: 1000
  • Focal Length: 40mm
  • Aperture: f/2.8
  • Exposure time: 1/60

Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.