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Worldwide Pinhole Day

B&H hosted a field trip to the Hells Kitchen Flea Market using pinhole cameras, in honor of the Worldwide Pinhole Day. While my pinhole photos are never sharp, they are always fun to create. You just have to remember that you’re taking long exposures, so a tripod is needed and most people will appear as ghosts if they appear at all. Today I used a Nikon cap with a pinhole in it in place of the lens. I’d previously used it on a film camera but never tried it with a digital camera until today. Worked fine. I’ll have to try it again with a smaller pinhole when I get a chance to make it. A smaller hole should make …

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Redoing the site

My undying thanks to my daughter, Eileen Cruz, for her help in getting this site redesigned and restarted. I like it much better now, which hopefully means that I will update it and keep this blog a little better than I usually do. Went out today to Van Cortlandt Park. Unlike the other day when I saw my first Bronx beaver, today I only saw birds, but they were cool looking birds.

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The cardinal
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The wood duck
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The Bronx beaver

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