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About dmill96

old fat (but now getting trim and fit) guy, who used to create software in Silicon Valley (almost before it was called that), who used to go backpacking and bicycling and cross-country skiing and now geodashes, drives AWD in Wyoming, takes pictures, and writes long blog posts and does xizquvjyk.

Some chance photos

Sometimes, while geodashing we stumble on something unexpected like these photos: and No, not a explosion or war, just a tornado. We live close to the center of tornado alley and so get used to hearing about some tornado nearby … Continue reading

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More food in China

Since I did some of the cliche food pictures in previous post I’ll continue with a few more from that same trip. One of the surprising things, to me, was the attention paid for presentation in the nicer restaurants in … Continue reading

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Something entirely different

I know that some social media sites are clogged with pictures of food, usually mundane “what I had for lunch today” shots, so this will be my contribution to that “art form”. But relax I only have a few of … Continue reading

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Why are people more friendly in campgrounds?

Originally posted on dailydouq:
I meant to write this post a few weeks ago while on my camping trip, but better late than never. I’ve noticed when traveling to western U.S. vacation spots but also while camping or hiking trails…

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Spring snow in the mountains

Continuing with some pretty outdoor scenes here is an unexpected scene. This is a shot of the turnaround loop in the North Tongue campground in the Bighorn Mountains in early summer. Over night it got cold enough to produce a … Continue reading

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Learning languages – 4

I’ve previously posted, under the tag ‘language’, about my latest adventure in attempting to learn a new language. My main tool is the free online application Duolingo which is similar to other online tools, but a bit more oriented to … Continue reading

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Continuing with nature scenes

My latest batch of photos have been the big bold nature scenes which are easy to shoot with good results, but hard to shoot with really good results. For this site I was I’d had a drone since access was … Continue reading

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