Monthly Archives: March 2008

Super-Deluxe

I had been in Darjeeling for days and hadn’t seen any sign of the mountains surrounding the village. The next morning I was going to Tiger Hill to see the sunrise. I had been told I had a 20% chance of seeing Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world from the vantage point on

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Still Lost

Three years later you run into the same movie on an unexpected night and you wonder will it be the same — will you love it as much as the first time. The movie, “Lost in Translation” still works for me. I’m not sure I’ll feel the same way when I see Juno three years

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Big Waves

Whenever I sail I’ve wanted take a photograph that captures the sense of being moved by the wind and pitched by the waves. None of my pictures have ever come close. If you want to see big waves check out the Coast Guard Motor Lifeboat vs. big wave photo gallery. I found that page from

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Google knocks my socks off

I was doing some overdue blog house-keeping today and headed over to the google code page to see what new widgets were available. It saw a link to a chart api. It’s pretty good stuff. You can make all the usual charts like pie, bar,scatter and line charts plus venn diagrams. Here is an example.

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