Category Archives: RL

Before/After: Topaz Sharpen AI

Does it work? Oh yes, it does indeed. I took this pic of an osprey this morning. It was perched at the top of a dead tree, and suddenly it took off. I was on the wrong setting, with low … Continue reading

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Before/After: Little Blue Heron

I love doing these, and not because I’m such a good photographer or post-processor, but to show just how good graphic software has become. You do have to start with a good photo, but I’m often surprised at how many … Continue reading

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The Green Anole

The first time I lived in Florida was twenty years ago (wow, time flies!), and green anoles (native to Florida) were everywhere. I returned about eight years ago to see Cuban anoles had pretty much taken over in south Florida. … Continue reading

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Twitter Sells Out

I’ve been cross-posting this blog to Twitter for years, but that ends today. You probably know why: Elon Musk bought the platform. That means Trump will be back, and generally speaking, it will without doubt become a less desirable or … Continue reading

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Why Oh Why?

People still wonder how Trump got elected in 2016. I have some ideas about that. Some rich but not too bright fuck from New York City decided he wanted to further establish and strength his brand, and he thought running … Continue reading

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