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Archive for October 2012
Halloween with Felix

Halloween with Felix

Felix and I decided to meet up and spend some quality time outdoors. He walks up to me in an attempt to frighten me (with a mask), but I immediately recognized him by his walk. We got into his car…

Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

Aftermath of Hurricane Sandy

I was very anxious this morning to walk around to assess the damages of hurricane Sandy. I began by walking through Jackson Heights and headed west toward Sunnyside. I had noticed quite a few broken ranches

Walking through the storm

Walking through the storm

As we sat home and looked at updates online and via the television, my mom and I decided that it was time to face the storm head on. We suited up with boots and other items to keep us dry….

While waiting for Hurricane Sandy's arrival

While waiting for Hurricane Sandy’s arrival

Where are you already? At least classes are cancelled for tomorrow, and I was not called into work. Seems like the MTA is not operating tonight or tomorrow morning. More time off, yay! Tania and I

Too much time on the internets

Too much time on the internets

I’ve definitely been spending too much time on the internet lately. It has become somewhat of a routine. I come home, check out some blogs, play some games, browse reddit of course, engadget, gizmodo,

Putting in the time

Putting in the time

Just want to write in stone (if I ever forget) that I once knew how to solve a Rubik’s cube. Nothing serious here, just a series of memorized steps, but I do remember that they took about 2+ hours to

PDN Photo Expo at Jacob Javits Center

PDN Photo Expo at Jacob Javits Center

Hit the Jacob Jacits center today with my boss to experience my first photography expo. It was held at the Jacob Javits Center on the west side. We met in the morning to do some work in the studio and

Orionid meteor shower from Bear Mountain

Orionid meteor shower from Bear Mountain

Tania and I had driven down to Bear Mountain once again. This time, we were expecting to witness our first meteor shower. We left Jackson Heights at 11pm and drove north east towards the George Washington

Film to digital?

Film to digital?

If only there was a way to convert the strong, sturdy, and bold camera body into a digital masterpiece. I’ve thought of it many times. Purchase an image sensor, connect it to an SD card somehow, and then

Preparing for a presentation

Preparing for a presentation

I have an optional presentation to do for my computational geometry seminar. My professor claims that it is an optional presentation, but I decided to do it anyway. He claims that its importance is