lg10: the naturetravel

September 15, 2010

So, one thing Lake George has is nature!

There's water, of course...

This shot was taken from a kayak.

As was this one, the island near the center of Gull Bay...

This is what happens when iPhone 4's "HDR" system
tries to work its magic on a campfire.

On the way to apple picking was this amazing bird's nest...

Closer shot. Anyone know what it is?

At apple picking, there were frogs.

And it just wouldn't be camp without a few friendly spiders and bugs!

Dan saved this lady bug from drowning.

Fearsome bathroom protector.

Things I learned about this weekend: "Nose Grease", a convenient lubricant at hand for carpenters and people with chapped lips and what not.
Things I learned about this weekend: I observed again how a star-filled, low-light-pollution sky really looks like a sky dome arched above.
Things I learned about this weekend: if there's no such thing as a "Jacksi-One" (Pepsi One and Jack) maybe there oughta be. (Why no love for Pepsi products as mixers in general?)
http://is.gd/fbWGN This spoof video and that Chappelle Show w/ Wayne Brady had that "shushing while strangling" thing- where's that from?
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2010/sep/13/charlie-brooker-google-instant -- Google's War on our attention spans.
Technically, my job wouldn't be impossible without jQuery and Firebug, but man, it's pretty close!
"If I ever saw an amputee being hanged, I would just start yelling out letters."
--Kalyn, http://www.lamebook.com/2010/09/14/rapid-remarks/