Monthly Archives: July 2010

Back to the basics of salad, or Day 6 on a diet

I didn’t set out to pay penance today for the fact that I had a “day of not counting” on my diet yesterday. It wouldn’t have occurred to me to do that. I have no aspirations to be a martyr. … Continue reading

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Before and After: Photos from the MS Gulf Coast

Here are just a few of the before and after editing views of the pictures I’ve been playing around with today. I’m doing this for my benefit so that I can see the variations on the shots next to each … Continue reading

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Bird on Pier III

Taken at Pass Christian, Mississippi on 7/30/2010 with a Canon Rebel T1i.  This photo has been edited on Picnik.com using the crop tool and the Vignette effect. Posted via email from Just Haphazardry

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Bird on Pier II

Taken at Pass Christian, Mississippi on 7/30/2010 with a Canon Rebel T1i.  This photo has been edited on Picnik.com using the Holga-ish effect. Posted via email from Just Haphazardry

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Bird on Pier

Taken at Pass Christian, Mississippi on 7/30/2010 with a Canon Rebel T1i.  This photo was edited on Picnik.com using both the Boost and the Vignette effects. Posted via email from Just Haphazardry

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You Were Saying?

Sea Gull on the beach at Bay St. Louis, Mississippi.  Taken 7/30/2010 with a Canon Rebel T1i.  This photo was cropped, adjusted for exposure and contrast, and framed with a standard border at Picnik.com.  Posted via email from Just Haphazardry

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Of Birds and Boom

Sea Gull drinking from the water in the Gulf of Mexico next to a piece of boom set out to protect the beach from the oil spill.  Taken at Bay St. Louis, Mississippi on 7/30/2010 with a Canon Rebel T1i.  … Continue reading

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Five Years After the Storm

The old Administration Building on the Gulf Park Campus of The University of Southern Mississippi (Long Beach, MS).  This photo was edited on Picnik.com using the Lomo effect.  Taken 7/30/2010 with a Canon Rebel T1i. Posted via email from Just … Continue reading

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In which I give up on counting, or Day 5 on a diet

The diet kind of did a belly flop today. Some days are like that. I’m taking it in stride. You see, what it was was… I unexpectedly (at least it was unexpected to me) drove my niece to the coast … Continue reading

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To Beach Boulevard and Beyond

One thing we can learn from my drive to the coast today is that Katrina isn't over yet. We think the disgusting brown water is just our normal disgusting brown water full of our normal industrial waste.  People are willing … Continue reading

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