Dark Iron Dwarf Update

Dark Iron Dwarf Update

My new toon, Piker, who is a Dark Iron Dwarf warlock on Kul’Tiras US, is level 35 and rolling through several old expansions. As soon as I unlocked flying I…

Volusia County Removing Derelict Boats

Volusia County Removing Derelict Boats

It looks like Volusia County has begun to remove abandoned boats from the Halifax River. I’ve photographed several in the past few months and wondered how long they could remain…

Back to Azeroth

Back to Azeroth

I know I said I wouldn’t go back, but I’ve had some strong urges to head back into World of Warcraft. Patch 9.2.5 just dropped and I’ve been in a…

Down 30!

Down 30!

I hit the 30 pound mark on my keto journey this morning. I started mid-March, and have fallen into a pretty routine pattern with eating. No sugar, no soda, alcohol,…

Drone Base

Drone Base

Out of the blue I received a mission from Drone Base. I had signed up around ten months ago and thought I hadn’t been accepted, as I never got anything.…

Photo Retouching

Photo Retouching

I’ve been working with some new software lately that uses AI to enhance photos, and it’s the perfect chance to experiment on some old family images. Most of them are…

A Great Week for Sci-fi

A Great Week for Sci-fi

We got some great sci-fi on the home screens this week. Episode 4 of Star Trek: Strange New Worlds and the first two episodes of Obi-wan Kenobi. Minor spoilers are…

Should I sell my Air 2S?

Should I sell my Air 2S?

Yesterday I posted a new YouTube video discussing my Air 2S and the new Mini 3 Pro. I also show a lot of 4k clips from the last few months.…

New House Guests

New House Guests

One of the neighborhood cats had kittens recently, and this morning we rescued two of them from the dogs on the back patio. We don’t know how they got there,…

Keto this week

Keto this week

I earned my 25 pounds lost badge in the Fitbit app this week. I’m actually down 28 pounds as of this morning. I’ve settled into a pretty regular menu and…

Insta360 Sphere – Want!

Insta360 Sphere – Want!

This just shot to the top of my wish list! The new Insta360 Sphere is a 360 camera that clips onto the DJI Air 2S, allowing you to capture 360…

Hard Rock Hotel

Hard Rock Hotel

One of my most viewed 360 photos on Google Maps is of the Hard Rock Hotel in Daytona Beach. I had a little juice in my last battery Friday morning,…

What’s next?

What’s next?

I’ve been thinking a lot about what I want to do next with drones. I’ve been posting here and on Instagram & TikTok. I’ve dabbled on YouTube, but would like…

Cracker Creek

Cracker Creek

We went to a church picnic yesterday at a place in Port Orange called Cracker Creek. It’s right next to the Spruce Creek Fly-in, which makes flying a drone interesting,…

Daytona Lagoon

Daytona Lagoon

While scouting around over on the beachside, I got a neat top-down shot of the Daytona Lagoon water park next to the Ocean Center. I’ve never actually been there myself,…

Keto journey for the week

Keto journey for the week

I stayed really dedicated this time around, and I’m almost at the 25 pounds milestone. It still seems to be working well, but I have a long way to go…

Kicked Out

Kicked Out

I went to Daytona to fly this morning and thought I’d head up to the top of the parking garage to get a better vantage point. I didn’t know it,…

Catch up to a Jetski

Catch up to a Jetski

While flying over the river last weekend, I got behind a Jetski for a little bit and followed it. As they slowed down a bit, the drone caught up with…