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Nanny cameras in the home

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Monday, police said a nanny camera caught a babysitter burning a three-year-old’s hands and legs on a burner.

At Associated Security in East Hartford, they say they’ve seen an increase of interest in home security. 253 more words


Are you a camerist?

From the Pembina Pioneer Express in 1898, we know that Alex Harris of Carlisle, North Dakota is a “camerist.” I like that word better than photographer. 66 more words


Photographing Expressions and Gestures (I): Duchenne de Boulogne

“Say cheese!”

And we all know that we have to smile in front of the camera. This seems quite natural, we all do it (or at least we know that this is the convention). 677 more words

Little cabin in the woods

The place I visited yesterday is some kind of natural resort but at a certain point in time, late 70’s or 80’s people just took some land and placed cottages on them. 189 more words

B&W Images

Meet the Camera: Agfa Paramat

After recently introducing several medium format cameras, it seems appropriate that I now shift gears with a half-frame, the Agfa Paramat. This is not just any Paramat, however; it is the first camera my parents bought, and the one with which a fair bit of my childhood was documented on glorious Kodachrome. 762 more words


Ways to Stay Humble During a Book Signing

As all of you have heard (too many times), I recently published a compilation of humor columns surprisingly titled, “Life and Laughter.” Because I now have several cases of books in my garage, I decided to hold a book signing at a local book store* to get rid of several copies of my non-best-selling collection. 347 more words