Ten Years

The older one gets, the more one’s calendar seems to fill up with memorable dates. But today’s is special. Ten years ago today, on the 08/08/08, the Beijing Olympics opened with a lavish ceremony. Oh, and Mrs P and I got hitched. A less lavish ceremony in Milwaukee. But just as fabulous. And I bet we’re in better shape than a lot of that Olympic infrastructure. Congratulations to us. And here’s to another decade of happiness. And another after that. And so on.

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The Globalists

Parts made in the United Kingdom and Mexico. Assembled in the United States of America. Hecho en 2008, in Bush’s presidency. In what transpired to be the good old days. A one of a kind product, many borders crossed and still going strong nine years later. The seven year itch was met and passed without incident. Only one more year till we reach double figures. Continue reading

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The One That Got Away

The guy who just nabbed this lovely lady didn’t let his catch get away. But he sure ruined my catch. This is an almost shot. Almost great. Almost perfect. Love the colours, love the expressions, the focus, the veil. But I’ve cropped as far as I can. And the new hubby is still giving me the cold shoulder. Gutted. If I’d known how this would turn out, I’d have shot more frames. Alas, I didn’t. This isn’t my first ‘almost’ shot. It won;t be my last. It’s one of my most disappointing though.

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