Louisville has a great park called “Tom Sawyer“. In this park there is a safe, clean and well maintained BMX track with jumps, whoops, high banks etc. They have races and a real team environment. I stopped and took a few pictures with my new lenses and I’m happy with the results. I think I … Read more
USS LST-325 was in Jeffersonville IN, on Aug 22 2009. Andrew and I went to the ship and take a tour. It’s quite a large ship that is a great piece history. Th LST-325 landed troops at Normandy on D-Day June 6th 1944. She survived the mission and is now being saved by a great … Read more
Museum of Radio and Technology: What a wonderful place. We arrived around 4:00, and stayed until 5:30 I think it was. The museum is in a old school located in Huntington, West Virginia. The school rooms are organized by type and era of radio equipment. You start from cylinder and go to computer digital. Ham … Read more
We went to Huntington West Virginia where Marshall University is located. We stopped at the football field and were able to walk around on the field and have some fun. This is the place the move “We are Marshall” It was based on a plane crash that killed most of the football team.
On a trip we passed the Marathon Ashland refinery, We were going east on I64 and just before the WV boarder there was a glowing light. On the right is a HUGE (Huge to me) refinery, full of lights, steam, gases and who knows what. It’s a very impressive light and machinery display.
Charleston West Virginia is a nice little city. It’s seems clean and take care of. Even in this economy. The Capitol building is clean and the war veterans memorial is distinguished. Took a few pictures of “Lincoln Walks at Midnight” Statue and the Capitol building as well. Seems liek a nice enough place, decent little … Read more
We went to the Carter County Fair this past weekend. It was a good time for the most part. The demolition derby was a good time and the rides were “free” (after you paid admission) and the games were well maintained. It looked like it was a safe place to send your kids and the … Read more
The Family and I visited Griffith and Feil Drug Store in Kenova WV. It is a very nice family owned visually entertaining pharmacy and diner. The service was good and the food is what you would expect, good with great malts, shakes, fries, favoured ice etc. It’s a nice place that you can take your … Read more
How to add or enable exif functions in php and Debian Linux. I use WordPress and the excellent nextGEN gallery software to manage my site and my photography. I like nextGEN gallery as it seems to do a good job managing pictures and presenting them. It also has the ability to display your exif data … Read more