GEARTALK: THE 2012 KINDLE

This is a short hands on review for those who prefer reading hardcover books and are on the fence about buying a Kindle. I love reading and I almost exclusively buy only hardcover books. I prefer the feel of a hardcover book over the flimsy softcover books. But hardcover books are a two sided sword. Being that solid and most of the time also bigger, they are of course heavier and wont fit a bag already filled with a bunch of work stuff. In my case I tend to leave the books at home and I read a lot less…

308: RUGGED

Not a portrait today, just a maybe boring plant shot. But somehow I’m kinda drawn to this kind of plant. Maybe it’s the ruggedness and the ability to grow in such a tough place all alone. Sounds depressive, but it’s not. Just admire the strength…

That pigeon. Take 4!!!

The unwanted visitor, my new friend, that pigeon that wont give up. This is the fourth time that it tries to use my balcony as a new home. But this time it goes for twins! I allready feel like a serial killer, having to get rid of those eggs all the time. That pigeon just wont learn! Any ideas how to finally get rid of that pigeon or just to make the balcony more unappealing to the pigeon are welcomed. The balcony is clean and neat by the way, and the pigeon seems to like the fake grass. Or I…

Packing for the Sun: The equipment part or just geek Talk

With only three weeks left I started preparing my equipment packing list. As guys always tend to take care of the gadgets first. It’s like on moving day, where the stereo or / and the entertainment system has to be set up first. Despite my fears of losing my working camera, I decided to take my Fuji S5 Pro in addition to the Canon G9. Although I’ll only mount a 50mm f1.8 lens on it. For mails, blogging and feeding my internet addiction I got myself a very small Asus eee. It’s definitly something different than my Macbook Pro, but…