One minute of a dog playing in a creek

One minute of a dog playing in a creek

One minute of a dog playing in Reedy Creek at Umstead State Park in North Carolina. Based on the way the dog keeps looking off frame, I’d say it’s owner is there directing him, but I didn’t see the owner.  Taken on January 21, 2014 Screen shot:

One minute of marsh grass

one minute of marsh grass

One minute of marsh grass. I like to watch the wind blowing different sections of the grass around at different times and the patters that the moving grass makes. Taken at Ocean Isle Beach, NC on December 30, 2013.

Review: Thor: The Dark World


Thor: The Dark World is an excellent follow up to the first Thor movie in all the essentials. People will argue for decades about which super-hero / comic book movie is better than the others. But I don’t think anyone can dispute that the Thor movies are visually the most beautiful and stunning. You truly […]

Review: Gravity


In science fiction circles, there’s a style of story telling called “hard science fiction,” which attempts to portray the future as realistically as possible, making reasonable extrapolations from known facts about the Way Things Work. Gravity is about the hardest hard science fiction movie I’ve ever seen. It feels like it could happen tomorrow. It’s scary […]