I am a major animal lover. I know they are not important to a lot of humans on this earth, but just because I am a human does not mean that other creatures are worth less to the planet. Hurting animals and causing their species to die out affects other people, plants and animals. So, I work hard when it comes to animal rescue and other things having to do with animals. It is important to me. So, when I had to call for Canada geese control in NJ last week, I asked them to go through exactly how they remove the geese before hiring them to do the job.
I am a firm believer that if any animal is in a populated area and causing trouble for humans, that they should never be killed. I have seen far too many articles stating that different government officials demand that animals be killed if they are causing damage or if they are breeding too quickly. Continue reading “This Company Feels Like I Do About Animals”
My Dad has a bit of time on his hands now and he has started messing around with the family archives. Like any other family we have boxes and boxes of old photos, some of them dating to the era before they had real cameras. We have this one old picture that no one is quite sure who it is. We have been thinking about what is the best program to use for scanning old photos lately. We have this program called Scan Speeder, but we do not know whether that is the right thing. At the moment we are trying to play around with it and figure out how to get the best results from it. If you know what you are doing I am sure that all of this seems like child’s play, but my Dad and I have been feeling our way through this process. Of course we are dealing with stuff that has all sorts of quality.
A lot of these photos were taken with Kodak Instamatics and these cheap cameras that they used to call Brownies. Continue reading “Working on a Project for My Dad”