First GIF try

Though the park was as peaceful as it’s ever been, the sea was particularly angry this morning.  Hurricane Gustav is certainly reeking havoc out there in the Atlantic. I wanted to capture the waves crushing the rocks at Fort Williams and make an animated GIF.  This did not seem like a hard task as I have watched a number of internet tutorials.  However, technology has a fun little way of making a 10 minute task turn into 2 hours.  And here I am with a perfectly save animation that doesn’t work.  Enjoy. Continue reading First GIF try

5 days and I’m still bitter

It’s like that break up.  The really really bad one.  You’d done everything right and there was no way you ever expected it.  You know… the one you get through text message.  Brutal. Dude didn’t even come out with the team!!!  Even worse, midway through the National Anthem, my hopes rose once again due to a large man matching the Lebron description standing in the wings.  Half way unrecognizable due to the dramatic lighting, he rocked back and forth anticipating the inevitable boos. I readied the camera once again while simultaneously stretching my hand to get that magical high five. … Continue reading 5 days and I’m still bitter