So many times during life, you find yourself doing something in which you think, “Why am I doing this? Am I getting anyplace? Am I crazy? I don’t seem to be advancing? Should I keep this up or quit?”
Where you could hear multiple muezzins’ calls to prayer echoing across the great river.
The Fashion Shoot.
So, you ask, how was Cairo? This is how.
Why, of course, online books are better than printed books, and the world will switch.
Thanks to Adobe Photoshop’s new ‘neural filters’, I’ve been reprinting some of my previous years’ photos to increase their dynamic range.
After nearly 40 years, I have returned to my native region, one which the U.S. National Park Service has designated ‘The Last Green Valley’.
A two-minute video clip from the Canary Islands volcanic eruption.
In the south of La Palma, one of Spain’s Canary Island of La Palma, a volcano has erupted between two village in Cumbre Vieja national park. Elsewhere in the Canary Islands is the sites of Spain’s highest point, the dormant volcano Teide (3,715-meter or12,188-foot), which is also the highest point along the Atlantic Ocean. Off El Hierro island, an undersea volcano has been erupting during recent years. And the island of Lanzarote is the site of more than 30 extinct or dormant volcanoes (as well as a restaurant that use a volcanic vent to grills meat).
A 16-minute overview. It has a bit of snark, but overall is good. Speaking of which, Toyota has built a robot that can score more basketball shots than any human player. For its full story, click here. I wish that New York City provided the live subway information that Tokyo does.
Just a short panorama from an afternoon in Lisbon’s Alfama district last month.