Animation created automatically by Google Drive without my directly asking it to! GD seems to take liberties in that sense. I back up my pics there and it sends notifications about different kinds of filters and animations it has created. Maybe there's an opt in / opt out button somewhere. But at least one can... Continue Reading →
https://youtu.be/4Zp4Njt0XXw Had a sublime moment today in the local park (Serena Gundy). Just last summer I realized a secret entrance that I'd never known about. Also, I used to go away for summers when I was a kid. These days, I improvise.
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https://soundcloud.com/earthpages/what-happened-here Here's a post-apocalyptic themed track. The woman's voice is from https://www.freesound.org/people/Corsica_S/sounds/99480/ . I think she's got an amazing voice. If interested, check out other samples her boyfriend has uploaded (she's usually described as "my girlfriend"). And here's a list of all other sounds: Freesound.org (lighter background) and freeSFX.co.uk (darker background)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pgzMqT7_if4&feature=share&list=UU8IV9rp8_C3ohrScHQwsGkg I'm fascinated by the contrast between old and new. I like both, although I hate to see the countryside gobbled up by munchkin homes... you know, those faceless carbon copy sub-developments that all look the same. This was taken near Port Hope Ontario. I'd just stopped by a Service Center to have a stretch... Continue Reading →
We got a real Christmas tree this year after using an artificial one for three or four seasons. As much as I love the scent and presence, I have to wonder if it's ethical, having this poor thing half alive, half dead, sitting in a pan of water in the living room.
This review also appears at Earthpages.org Title: Apocalypse 2012: The World After Time Ends Genre: Conspiracy, Prophecy, End Times Production Company: Reality Films Apocalypse 2012: The World After Time Ends is a bit of a mind-bender. Just when you think you can forget about the world’s problems, sit down and have a nice cup of... Continue Reading →
This review also appears at Earthpages.org Title: Birds Of Norfolk: A Bird Watchers Dream Genre: Documentary, Nature, Bird Watching Extras: Photo Gallery Production Company: Reality Films I’ve seen a lot of nature films so wasn’t expecting too much while placing The Birds of Norfolk into my DVD player. But this film, well, this one is... Continue Reading →
I hope I'm this cool when I get to be Suzuki's age... http://www.cbc.ca/thehour/videos.html?id=898495314 (Video)