A very quick blog update today, however this fits nicely with theme of this blog (ok it doesn’t, but we won’t worry about that). Anyway, here’s a picture of a RAF Tornado flying over Derwent Water and Barrowdale in Cumbria; snatched from Catbells.
I have major respect for these pilots who practice their trade blasting down the valleys at very silly speeds.
Yep, sorry about that, more stars. We had a clear (but very cold) night yesterday so it is was a good opportunity to point the camera to the heavens again. Unfortunately, whilst is was a clear night, the moon was out which wasn’t helpful.
So, here’s a picture of the Pleiades…
Amongst other things, I enjoy photography and astronomy; so rather than the normal gaming, this blog post is heading off topic. Sorry.
Just before heading to Canada last year, I picked up a Panasonic G2 Digital 3/4 format SLR camera. This is a little smaller and lighter than a classic SLR and has a digital viewfinder; but apart from that it is pretty similar. Since then, I’ve being meaning to grab a tripod and play around doing some night time photography. Continue reading