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I Am Skooter
So here's us, on the raggedy edge.
Trees held us in on all four sides so thick we could not see / I could not see any wrong in you, and you saw none in me.
— Woody Guthrie, Remember the Mountain Bed
September 26, 2001

Whitewater Kayaking the Chilliwack River

Some photos taken on the weekend of whitewater kayaking on the Chiliwack River. The ones taken with the 500mm mirror lens strongly exhibit the doughnut effect of out of focus areas that is typical of these lenses, although in this case I think it creates an appealing effect of sparkling water.

Posted by skooter at 5:16 PM This entry is filed under Camera.
Tags: Kayak, Photos, River

September 20, 2001

Laurie Anderson is the queen of every media

A new Laurie Anderson album slipped out in August, and I missed it. I’ve finally gotten to it, and it’s a reminder of how good audio entertainment can be. (I’m reluctant to call it music.) Anybody who reads this, accidentally or on purpose, should buy at least one of her albums.

Posted by skooter at 10:48 PM This entry is filed under Music.
Tags: Laurie Anderson

September 18, 2001

Religion doesn’t scare me; religious fervour does

Tonight’s Simpsons reruns had Homer abandoning religion, and the Flanders’ singing a song “God said to Noah there’s gonna be a floody, floody”. Funny stuff, until I found this web site with virtually identical lyrics.

Posted by skooter at 10:50 PM This entry is filed under Inanities.

September 17, 2001

Barn, Richmond

Barn, Richmond, British Columbia

Continue reading "Barn, Richmond"

Posted by skooter at 11:02 PM This entry is filed under Camera, Vancouver.

September 11, 2001


On a recent visit to the village of Harrison Hotsprings, the Jeep turned up a logging road and found this.
Waterfall, Harrison Hotsprings

Posted by skooter at 11:39 PM This entry is filed under Camera.
Tags: Black and White, Photos, Waterfall

September 6, 2001

The 70’s are back; oh, wait - they’re gone again

This is not a joke. I sat two rows behind this guy on the plane. The really funny thing is his head was tiny, it’s all hair.


Posted by skooter at 9:45 AM This entry is filed under Camera, Inanities.
Tags: Planes

September 5, 2001

Toronto to Vancouver on a roll of film

A long time coming, but I’ve scanned and posted a roll of photos that was taken when I traversed the country with my mother.

These photos were arranged as a web gallery in Photoshop. The titles indicate the date and time (MM.DD HH.MM). Times are approximate, as my memory is failing, but should provide a reasonable estimate of when the photos were actually taken. Times are approximately local, but the constant time changes made it difficult to keep up.

Earth Future Lottery Enterprise 250 ServerFor those of you who are familiar with the ongoing joke in my life that is the Earth Future Lottery, I managed to take a picture of servers on my recent trip to Charlottetown. We may or may not own these, and they may or may not get used in our project. (What, you expect it to start making sense now?)

Posted by skooter at 10:52 PM This entry is filed under Travel.

September 4, 2001

Sailing the Northumberland Strait

Photos taken on August 14th while sailing in Prince Edward Island with Todd Dupuis.

Posted by skooter at 10:13 AM This entry is filed under Travel.

September 2, 2001

9 days is not enough in California

Well, we’re back. Our 9 day survey trip of California is over. Lots of pictures to come, as I took more than 300 shots in both colour and black and white.

Posted by skooter at 10:14 AM This entry is filed under Travel.