Re-photographing the Philippines

In March I will make a 3 week, logistics and planning trip to the Philippines as I prepare for my Summer 2015 retirement there.   On this trip I will begin my long planned re-photographing of places I had been before and the start of seeing and photographing new places I have never been. When…

Panasonic FZ1000 does the Denver Zoo

Yesterday I decided to take my Panasonic FZ1000 out for a stroll at the Denver Zoo, located in City Park.   I have always loved visiting zoos and now days it is about as close as these old legs will get me to wildlife. It was a mostly sunny but cool day.  The oddity was…

Colorado Railroad Museum – Golden, Colorado

Click images to see a larger version. “There’s something amazing about trains. The familiar whistle has always promised adventure. The gentle rock of the rails has set the rhythm of our lives. Experience it again at the Colorado Railroad Museum with over 100 narrow and standard gauge steam and diesel locomotives, passenger cars, cabooses HO…

First photos from my Panasonic FZ1000

Well, after a very busy couple of weeks or so, I finally got a little time out with my Panasonic FZ100. This camera will likely be my mainstay when I go to the Philippines.  The image quality is really quite amazing for a 1″ sensor and actually beats out my old Olympus E510, Olympus E3…