Thinking About Photography, Repairing My Rebel

I’ve been thinking about my journey into photography and this being placed on hiatus because my Rebel has had a mechanical issue with the shutter. I speculate that we got some sand in the case when in The Bahamas last year on our family cruise, even though we...

F1 Drivers Champions

Champion by Year 2014 – Lewis Hamilton (Britain) Mercedes 2013 – Sebastian Vettel (Germany) Red Bull 2012 – Sebastian Vettel (Germany) Red Bull 2011 – Sebastian Vettel (Germany) Red Bull 2010 – Sebastian Vettel (Germany) Red Bull 2009...
Cancer Can Die!

Cancer Can Die!

2014 Relay for Life is complete. Wow, what an exciting time we had, and what a time for reflection. Cancer Can Die! Why does the Dawes Family join with the HEARTS OF HOPE team at the American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life event in Greenwich, NY? We Relay For...
Cover #2 – D-Day Landings in Normandy

Cover #2 – D-Day Landings in Normandy

The second in the “Facebook Covers” topic is an remembrance for the D-Day Landings in Normandy on June 6th, 1944. As part of Operation Overload the landings were the largest seaborne invasion in history, was the beginning of the invasion of...
Cover #1 – Happy Anniversary!

Cover #1 – Happy Anniversary!

Starting my “Facebook Covers” topic, I begin with June 2nd, 2001 the day that JoAnn and I were married. This photo was taken on the deck outside The Shoreline Restaurant in Lake George, where we had our reception. Visit on...
Mind Tricks

Mind Tricks

I have always liked a good mental game, so I thought I’d share this one that I saw on Facebook. It is so simple, yet it took me a minute to figure out the answer. I was stuck on what I believe should be the issue, but in reality the answer was elsewhere. In...