2014: Ten dot Eleven

October 11, 1968 – Apollo 7 was launched, ——- Wilting Orchid, I think it is some kind of Orchid. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens. ISO: 100 Focal Length: 50mm Aperture: f/2.8 Exposure time: 1/60 Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Eight dot Sixteen

August 16, 1974 – The Ramones play their first show at CBGB, New York. ——- Close up of an Orchid Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 1600 Focal Length: 50mm Aperture: f/10 Exposure time: 1/60 Cropped and resized using Acorn 4 for Mac.

2014: Eight dot Fourteen

August 14, 1941 – The Atlantic Charter of war was signed by Winston Churchill and Franklin D. Roosevelt ——- This grass grows on a doormat. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 100 Focal Length: 50mm Aperture: f/2.8 Exposure time: 1/640 Cropped and resized using Acorn …

2014: Eight dot Nine

August 9, 1974 – Richard M. Nixon resigned as President of The United States, as the result of Watergate scandal. ——- A sunflower, good for collecting and producing sunlight; especially when fighting zombies. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 IS II SLR Lens. ISO: 100 Focal Length: 53mm Aperture: f/10 Exposure time: 1/125 Cropped and resized …

2014: Seven dot Twenty

July 20, 1969 – Apollo 11 Mission; Neil Armstrong became the first person on the Moon followed by Buzz Aldrin. Happy Birthday to my good friend Carlos Alazraqui. ——- Shadows on the concrete. 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: 1/40 Cropped and resized using Acorn …

2014: Five dot Twenty-Nine

May 29 1917 – Birthday of John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States ——- I had no better photo to display today. Here’s a close-up of a plant. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF-S 55-250mm f/4.0-5.6 IS II Telephoto Zoom Lens with Canon EF 25 II Extension Tube for EOS Digital Cameras. ISO: 800 Focal Length: …

2014: Five dot Three

Note to self: Get some rest before traveling. Do not want to get sick again. May 3 is World Press Freedom Day. Photo is still in the camera. I just don’t have the energy to post it, being sick an all. I have no ideas what this flower is called. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm …

2014: Four dot Twelve

It is great to have different fruits growing in the backyard. These avocados grew in the backyard and they are now ripe for the picking. Here’s a banana for scale, which also from the backyard. Taken with Canon EOS 60D and Canon EF 50mm f/1.4 USM Lens. ISO: 1000 Focal Length: 50mm Aperture: f/5 Exposure time: 1/30