Aurora Dallas 2013

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Aurora Dallas was an amazing event. While I did run in to a few friends at the event, I was in “me” mode so I could have the freedom to go shoot the stuff I wanted to shoot. And when you add in the time lapse part, the element of time comes in to play. …

Gate Plans

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So Erin and I adopted a dog from Operation Kindness and he is a lovely little devil. And up to this point, we have left our fence in its current state. Because we did not require a completely gated-in back yard, we left it open on one side. And it has been great… up to …

Porter Progress

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Here’s a quick follow up on the porter that I am working on. It’s Brian Smith’s Prestidigitation Porter from BeerSmith + a little tweaking. I added just a little bit of cascade hops from the garden and a homemade hazelnut extract. For the hazelnut extract, I just did a 1.5 week soak. I bought raw hazelnuts from …