Broken homes and flooded roads

River Road between Skillman (Blue Spring Road) and Princeton (toward Kingston). We lost power on Monday night around 6PM. It was returned around 9 PM on Wednesday.

Torrential rains, gusty winds and melting snow conspired to turn Somerset County and the surrounding counties in NJ into a disaster zone on Saturday. We lost electrical power on Saturday afternoon and spent the night listening to howling winds and horizontal rain rip apart trees. We awoke Sunday morning to find a felled tree had…

How to export to flickr and Facebook using Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3

Up until recently I’ve used iPhoto to catalog all my digital photos. I especially like iPhoto ’09 when Apple added features to upload photos directly to Facebook and Flickr. I’ve uploaded hundreds of photos using that feature. But over time I grew tired of the limited photo editing features and wanted something that could let…

Coffee is Life

Image CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 by Dustin Diaz on Flickr.

Everyone who knows me knows I love my coffee. Black and lightly sweetened (Stevia in the Raw). I like Lattes and the French Press. Every week, I purchase a pound of freshly roasted Ethiopian Harrar from a local retailer, Buy the Cup, in Rocky Hill, a borough in Montgomery Township. The owners, Dale and Roy…