Notebook
May 30th, 2011 by grant

We had a mini Italian reunion this morning at Yank Sing in San Francisco. The Dim Sum was excellent and of course it was great to see the Asato’s.

May 30th, 2011 by grant

I usually go to our local Veterans park to photograph the Memorial Day events, but this year I forgot and committed to a family outing in San Francisco. It didn’t feel right skipping this tradition, so I went out to the Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno yesterday to shoot a few photos to […]

May 29th, 2011 by grant

The terns were daring me to shoot them. I could not for the life of me get a good shot so I made a composite.

May 29th, 2011 by grant

There should be a 3 day weekend every month. This lazy Sunday afternoon Sandy surprised me with a linguine & clam dish for lunch.

May 28th, 2011 by grant

We rescheduled numerous times but finally got together with the Nierva’s at Angel Fish here in Alameda. The girls were adorable.

May 28th, 2011 by grant

Sandy bought a chocolate chip cookie mix a while back and it’s been taunting me… so I made it.

May 22nd, 2011 by grant

Our own Aflac duck, Ben, has been looking pretty dirty lately and yesterday, he had some nasty green crap. Tired of cleaning up after him, I chased him out of the backyard. I noticed he stumbled quite a bit. He just sat outside our fence all day and I mentioned to Sandy this didn’t look […]

May 20th, 2011 by grant

Okay I’ve been trying to use my iPad camera and while I understand why they are so popular I absolutely cannot stand the image quality. It may not be apparent from these thumbnails but it is horrible in low light and the dynamic range even in good light is substandard. Of course what should I […]

May 17th, 2011 by grant

We finally got to visit Tami & Chris. I really wanted to shoot Noah, but for whatever reason my shutter speed kept reverting and thus I got a lot of motion blur. Unfortunately my eyes are so bad now I couldn’t see the extent of til I got home. I’ll have plenty of other opportunities […]

May 15th, 2011 by grant

We had a busy weekend down in LA. Along with visiting with my Ma, we managed to get together with Barry who was in town for a convention. I haven’t seen him in 16 years. The Original Pancake House on Pacific Coast Highway was a great find. I love the Apple Pancake. We also revisited […]