Author Archives: Randy Orrison

Twitter Updates for 2010-06-28

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@doctorow CoOp or smile? Smile has been very good for me, downtimes few and not inconvenient, for more than 2 years. in reply to doctorow # Powered by Twitter Tools

Photos from Berlin

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David and I went to Berlin for a few days, just to practice our German. Photos on Picasaweb (updated link)

More slides: Boxes 31-34

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I’ve recently uploaded four more boxes of slides.  I’m now rotating, cropping, and adjusting the color and balance – what do you think? Gallery

Twitter Updates for 2009-12-16

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I'm not the only one who dislikes hot OR cold running water # What was the point of making me trim that last tweet to 140 characters if the URL was just going to be shortened anyway? # Powered by Twitter Tools

Sunset on Latrigg

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David and I hiked up Latrigg at just the right time for a perfect sunset.

More Slides – Boxes 26-30

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In the past couple weeks I’ve put a few more boxes of slides in my gallery. If you can’t see the Slides album, register with the link at the top right of the page.  I’m now using Picasa on my PC instead of Photoshop Elements, but there shouldn’t be much difference.  I am now straightening and cropping the slides, because… Read more »

The Smell of Pollution

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While walking along a pleasant country lane just now, a car drove past me. The driver was smoking, and for the next minute or so I could smell her cigarette. It occurred to me that, at least in terms of unpleasant odors, a cigarette pollutes more than an internal combustion engine.