App of the Week – TinType

Ease of use: 3
Fun factor: 2
Results: 3
Price: Free
In App Purchases: yes, for additional features
Application Type: Universal (works natively on iPhone and iPad)
App Store Link: TinType
The TinType app has a beautiful graphic design to it. Unfortunately this significantly reduces the amount of space you have for the image you’re editing. On the iPhone this makes editing difficult. …



I had the great fortune to spend a few days in Budapest, Hungary this week. I was working during the day, but took me cameras out every morning and evening. I’ve also been playing with a new tool for building mobile friendly slide shows. So here’s a test Budapest Album .

Dawn in DC

The inscription over the famous staute of Lincoln reads “In this temple as in the hearts of the people for whom he saved the Union the memory of Abraham Lincoln in enshrined forever”. The memorial building itself is in the form of a Greek Doric temple.
Share and enjoy. This work is licensed under a Creative …


Acton Memorials

Along the very short Prospect Street in Acton, Massachusetts, are two monuments to minutemen of April 19th, 1775.
The Blanchard brothers were among the men from Acton serving under Captain Isaac Davis. Young Luther was a fifer. When the minutemen formed up to take on the British army at the Old North Bridge in Concord, Capt. …


Signs of the Signers #1 – Matthew Thornton

This post is the start of a new, long-term series I’ve been thinking about centered around the signers of the Declaration of Independence. Although I’d say I have an above average interest in American history, I can only name a few of the 56 signers. The most famous like Sam and John Adams, Jefferson and …


Wadsworth Monument

The monument reads:
This monument is erected by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and the town of Sudbury in grateful rememberence of the services and sufferings of the founders of the state: and especially in honor of
Capt. S. Wadsworth of Milton.
Capt Brocklebank of Rowley,
Lieut. Sharp of Brookline.
and twenty six others, men of their command, who fell near …


Memorial Day 2010

I just wanted to take a few minutes today to remember those who’ve made the supreme sacrifice in service to my country.

The PhotoArgus

Found another photo of mine out in the wild, this time at a photography blob called The PhotoArgus.

Here’s the original:

Hannah’s Revenge

I got home to a little surprise today. I had a picture published in the book Hannah’s Revenge: The True Story of the Nightmarish Journey of Hannah Dustin by Juanita Carey ( available from Amazon ).
Here’s the original:

The John Lovewell / Hannah Duston monument in Nashua, NH.