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Family Fall Festival

Family Fall Festival

With the Fall Festival, I had another chance to practice sometime night-time shots. I’m still working on how to get the proper exposure and focus every time.. and of course, trying to stay out of “Auto” mode! On Saturday night, I tried some shots with slow shutter speeds, and quickly learned I needed to compensate with my ISO settings! (The first shot, 2 sec shutter, 3200 ISO, was pure white!) After a few experiments, I liked the shots I came…

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Our new server is now online!

Our new server is now online!

Keeping step with our ‘every other year’ pattern, it was time to update our primary server. Although our past server, “mercury” had kept up well, it was time to move into our newest digital home. As of now, all services are being hosted on “jeremiah”! A few top new features: Linode virtual hardware, fully scalable. Latest version of Ubuntu, 16.04.1 LTS. MySQL 5.7, PHP 5.6, PhpMyAdmin Postfix SMTP with TLS support. As forwarding domain mail to Gmail accounts has become…

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New York City

New York City

With limited time for a true ‘vacation’, I tried to be optimistic and think of a fun and memorable trip for my son and I, and a single idea popped into my mind… “Let’s get hotdogs in Central Park”. In a one day trip – there by plane in the morning, home by train in the evening (and through the night!) – with only 8 hours and 12 minutes in New York City, here is what we did:

Jumps #528, #529

Jumps #528, #529

I must say, over the last two years there were times when I wasn’t sure if I would jump again or not. Certainly, there is no debate over how important skydiving was to me in the past, but my life has been changed and rearranged in many ways since then. Today though, I can simple say that I am glad I had skydiving in my life when I did, as it was able to teach me many lessons that I…

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