Monthly Archives: August 2010

Shooting the Moon Again

Last night, I again tried to take a picture of the waning moon with the Canon 100-400mm IS lens I rented from Lens Rentals Canada. I used a tripod of course. I decided to just try the full range of … Continue reading

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Shooting the ISS and Moon

Tonight, I attempted to take a picture of the International Space Station (ISS) and of the past-full moon. I had the Canon 100-400mm IS lens that I rented for the Ericsson Golf Tournament. Shooting the ISS did not work. I … Continue reading

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Ericsson Golf Tournament

Today, I was the official photographer for the second annual Ericsson Golf Tournament at Pakenham Golf Course. As with my trip to Florida for the Space Shuttle launch, I rented lens from Lens Rentals Canada. This time, I rented the … Continue reading

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Sleep study

Last night, I had an appointment with the Sleep Clinic at Queensway Carleton Hospital. Rosa has told me that I sometimes stop breathing when I sleep, which is a characteristic of sleep apnea. I am often tired (but functional) during … Continue reading

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STS-132 Launch Video

I’ve been able to get some time to work on completing the video of the launch of STS-132 Atlantis. This was recorded from the NASA Causeway, about 6 miles (9km) from Launch Pad 39A. I recorded it in HD on … Continue reading

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