When a new camera is announced I tend to get very exciting and jump around making grunting noises and pointing wildly. Once that settles down a bit I pour over the demo shots put out by the manufacturer, particularly those shot at high ISO for a taste of what it is in store. The demo shots invariably always look very pretty and clean and often not all that applicable to the real world.
Stardate 11109.10. I have beamed down to a strange yet familiar planet that appears to be inhabited and led by an odd race of creatures that thrive on speed and dirt. It is similar to Planet SF.250, the inhabitants consume massive amounts of silt, tacos, beer and whoops but there are far fewer people and [...]
It is 4:38PM, Saturday, June 6, 2009 – raceday for the Tecate SCORE Baja 500. I am sitting in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Erindira in Baja California, Mexico in a 15 foot panga, which is a Mexican fishing boat. The boat is heading south along the coast in 3-4 foot waves and [...]