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DSLR Flash voltage safety

D-SLR Flash Voltage Introduction With the advent of sensitive digital cameras, there has been much discussion on the web about the danger of using older photo flash strobes on the hotshoe connector. The ...

Making your digital camera go faster

Making your digital camera go faster   “My digital camera takes forever to take a picture. By the time the camera snaps, my kid isn’t jumping any more.” Have you ever said this? If you ...

Database upgrade

Welcome back to my site.  We have been going through a major database upgrade.  As such, things are still in flux.  We will  have everything settled down soon.  Thanks for stopping by! ...

HumanEdgeTech Sponsor

Thank you HumanEdgeTech, a division of Explorersweb, for your generous sponsorship! HumanEdgeTech is a leading provider of electronics for expeditions used throughout the world.  They were referred to me by ...

Article in the Californian

The Californinan, a newspaper covering south Riverside County, including Temecula (where my house is), published an article about my expedition to Antarctica. You can read about it here. Thank you for the ...

Week 2

It’s been nearly two weeks since I’ve arrived in Jackson and I’m beginning to get the feel of things. The thing I’m feeling tonite is a scraped shin from a bungled attempt to evacuate ...

Someone else’s perspective

It’s a funny thing when you’re searching the web about yourself, sometime things show up that you don’t expect. Case in point – David Boyne posted about my towing a tire up College Ave ...

Private donations

Several generous private donations have been recently made toward financing this expedition. Thank you Hollyann, Joann, Allen and Barbara!! Securing sponsors is a slow process but I’m confident ...

Training in Jackson

Training in Jackson, WY, has been going well thus far. After today, I’ll be back up to my regularly scheduled 120 minutes a day, increasing by 10% per week. This is just about where I was 2 months ago ...

First day in Jackson, WY

This is my first full day in Jackson, Wyoming. It’s very beautiful today, though a little bit warm. I was hoping for snow on the ground. Haha! The drive up from San Diego took much longer than normal, ...

On the road

I’m on the road to Wyoming and expect to be there today. It’s much slower to travel with a trailer. I can’t bomb along with the other traffic at 80 MPH. Everything has to make it there in ...

New sponsor

We just signed on a new sponsor, Micro USA. Thank you very much Arjun Jain (CEO). Micro USA has a fascinating products. One of them has the ability to see through water from a flying aircraft. At first, this ...