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July 11, 2011

Camera Recommendations for Wildlife Photography

Filed under: Birding,Information,Opinion,Photography,Wildlife — Steve Hamlin @ 7:54 pm

What follows is an essay I wrote in preparation for a photography demonstration I gave at a local arts festival.  The festival was held on July 9, 2011.  All information contained in the article is current as of today (July 11, 2011).  With consumer electronics, and perhaps especially with digital cameras, information goes out of date quickly.  Hopefully, my article will be of some use in the near term and of at least passing interest beyond that. (more…)

December 31, 2010

It’s been a good year – here’s to another

Filed under: General,Opinion,Philosophy — Steve Hamlin @ 7:06 pm

It’s New Year’s Eve.  While I’m waiting for Linda to get ready for our evening’s visit with friends, I have time to write a brief post. (more…)

June 26, 2009

Celebrating Who We Are

Filed under: General,Opinion,Philosophy — Steve Hamlin @ 10:26 pm

This is an article I wrote for a small publication in my area.  Although it’s written about the Pioneer Valley of Massachusetts, the trend described is a national phenomenon and most of the conclusions apply no matter where you live. (more…)

March 24, 2009

Thoughts on Writing

Filed under: Cycling,General,Opinion,Philosophy — Steve Hamlin @ 8:22 pm

Waxing poetic on a sunny late winter afternoon. (more…)

January 25, 2009

Walking in Others’ Shoes

Filed under: General,History,Opinion,Philosophy — Steve Hamlin @ 1:59 pm

Thoughts on researching and writing about history (more…)

January 7, 2009

Obviously, You Know…

Filed under: General,Opinion — Steve Hamlin @ 10:19 am

Observations on linguistic crutches and other pet peeves. (more…)

December 31, 2008

New Year’s Blessings

Filed under: General,Opinion,Philosophy — Steve Hamlin @ 8:27 pm

New Year’s is a time for lists – best of, worst of, people we’ve lost, etc. Here’s mine. (more…)

December 22, 2008

Solstice Slump

Filed under: General,Opinion,Philosophy — Steve Hamlin @ 1:32 pm

January sunset, Quabbin ReservoirThoughts on the arrival of winter. (more…)

October 24, 2008

Rene and the Mills of Île aux Coudres

Filed under: Opinion,Travel — Steve Hamlin @ 1:28 pm

Ile aux Coudres windmillHow curiosity nearly got us thrown out of a Québec museum. (more…)

October 22, 2008

Why Camp?

Filed under: Opinion,Philosophy,Travel — Steve Hamlin @ 1:24 pm

Our campsite, Lake Ivanhoe CG, New Hampshire - July 2007Why shun the comforts of hotel, cottage or time share to sleep on the ground and bathe in a shared facility? (more…)

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