A great parting link from Obama Administration. A Virtual Tour of the WhiteHouse.
Yesterday Sharon and I had the privilege of attending the launch party of the Kindle Anthology – Friends In Foreign Places. All the proceeds for this book go to the Ecuador Earthquake Relief Fund. Sharon and I have stories in the 5 volume anthology.
- Sharon: “I Never Met A Stranger”
- Lenny: “My Teacher, My Friend”
So for $5.99 you get to help the Earthquake victims and read 36 great short stories. Such a deal.
Here is the link to purchase the book.
This post is mainly for my subscribers who do not live in Ecuador. Peter Greenberg comes to Ecuador and is given The Royal Tour by El Presidente Raphael Correa. There is a very positive chemistry between the President and Greenberg. Thhe viewers get to see (what Ecuadorians already know), a beautiful country full of bio diversity. Don’t miss this one.
The nice part of having a 4 year old web site is that you can go back to the archives when you run out of fresh things 🙂 Facebook reminded me of a post 2 years ago that is still relevant.
33 Amazingly Useful Web Sites – Enjoy
Are you fumbling with your Smartphone Camera and you missed a great photo. On May 9th you will learn how to better use your camera and create fantastic movies. The course information is here. The class is limited to six students.
The picture below was captured on my Nexus 6 and edited with Google Photos. The movie was created from past smartphone photos.
We had our first visitors from Oregon this week. Bob and Sully have been enjoying the beautiful scenery and friendliness of the Cuencanos. They both use point and shoot cameras and been admiring the ease and quality of the photos on my Smartphone.
One seat available for Monday 1/25/16 course
Pop Quiz CTL subscribers. Two part question
- Do you know what 8K Video is?
- Can your computer play 8K videos from YouTube?
According to Wikipidia: 8K resolution or 8K UHD is the current highest ultra high definition television (UHDTV) resolution in digital television and digital cinematography. 8K refers to the horizontal resolution in the order of 8,000 pixels, forming the total image dimensions of (7680×4320)
Now everyone enjoys a beautiful video picture but you first have to have the TV, computer or tablet/smartphone capable of viewing this image and all of us at this point don’t have the devices or the computer power to view this.
We can dream.
For giggles try running this YouTube Video on your computer