Monthly Archives: June 2014

My Bday present to self : a Nikon D7000

“You’ll only turn 45 once”, I told myself. And with the company I’m hoping to work for keeping me on a string, and asking me yet another week before giving me any definite answer, I really needed something to brighten … Continue reading

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Virginia part III (almost done, I promise !)

I only have a couple of more unprocessed shots left in the NEX7. In the meantime, my new (to me) Nikon D7000 has been delivered, and though it needs further testing, it looks like I landed a fairly nice unit … Continue reading

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Virginia report, followed

Situated in Southwestern Virginia, Smith Moutain Lake is very much a small paradise. At least for nature lovers, lake fans, and those who like it quiet Truth be told. If you like bustling activity, shopping, and to have a million … Continue reading

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Virginia is for lovers

That has been the unlikely VA state’s motto for as long as I can remember… At least it was already in existence when I was an exchange student in Sperryville, more than 25 years ago ! And as slightly cheesy … Continue reading

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Back home !

Just got home today, from a one week vacation on Smith Moutain Lake, Virginia. 130 processed images and counting. So expect several picture heavy posts really soon !

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Get ready for the craziest riding post so far

Tonight’s session at the stables was a bit different, and an absolute BLAST Caramiel, the buthead midget Shetland, and Camille Before you jump to conclusions and scream animal abuse, let me just say that Caramiel is the stables’ mascot, a … Continue reading

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Bits and pieces, and so news on the job front

Yeah, last Sunday was father’s day. The guy holding the money of the left is Marla’s daddy, the guy next to him his associate, and of course I’m the long, black-haired princess 😉 Marla likes to shoot these days. The … Continue reading

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I LOVE shooting people and their horses

I just do I mean, I could do that all day I took advantage of the fine weather today to go further test my old D90 with its new companion, the Sigma 50-150/2.8. As much as I love the lens … Continue reading

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Paypal RULES !

Woo hoo ! Great news, Paypal has decided, after a rather short inquiry, to rule in my favor in the case of the misrepresented Nikon D7100 I had bought thinking it had 4000 shutter actuations, but which in reality had … Continue reading

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Let’s shop !! Selling a bunch of stuff, just thought I’d share…

You guys know how openly I talk about camera gear, its strengths and weaknesses, and that I’m not one to sugarcoat assessments, even towards stuff I own. I am a few things for sale and will list them here, just … Continue reading

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