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digital SLR vs. prosumer cameras (comparison)

digital SLR vs. prosumer cameras (comparison)

laura k asked some questions from a previous post about buying a digital SLR vs. buying a prosumer digital camera. If you want to skip all the nitty gritty details, just go to the Conclusion for a summary. Here’s my two cents: Just as background info. I use a Nikon D100, a 6 megapixel SLR […]

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vote for ron santo!

vote for ron santo!

Fans have the opportunity to participate in the Ford C. Frick Award voting process. Select up to three candidates. The top three vote-getters will be placed on the final ballot for consideration for the 2006 Ford C. Frick Award, presented annually to a broadcaster for major contributions to the game of baseball. Only one ballot […]

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mlb head shots

mlb head shots

i’m gonna try and save all the head shots of the major league baseball players from mlb.com. Though I’m not sure what file name structure I should use: lastname_firstname_number_position_team.jpg team_lastname_firstname_number_position_team.jpg team_position_lastname_firstname_number.jpg position_team_lastname_firstname_number.jpg position_lastname_firstname_team_number.jpg

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more reasons why i don’t like the white sox [#6]

6. TERRIBLE USE OF SCOREBOARD I have no problem with modern technology having a role in today’s major league baseball game. I’m not on the side saying that baseball should be tradition-based manually operated scoreboards. Baseball is complex sport. It’s nice to have a big jumbotron that shows interesting stats all the time and offers […]

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Pujols: dark side ...... Lee: good side

Pujols: dark side …… Lee: good side

It’s a tight race for The 2005 All-Star Game’s starting NL firstbaseman. Albert Pujols has 1,283,047 votes. Derrek Lee has 1,117,634 votes. It’s closest race in all the all-star balloting. “Pujols” just sounds like a Dark Side name. And he’s not smiling in his pub photo. “Lee” sounds like he’s on the good side. And […]

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Thomas Jefferson handwriting

Thomas Jefferson handwriting

The Library of Congress has hundreds upon hundreds of letters handwritten letters by Thomas Jefferson. Not only are there tons of letters, but you can click on each one to get a super-size file to download for free! The correspondence I downloaded for this post’s banner image was 1807 x 2014 pixels. This collection is […]

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