Year-end summary courtesy of Google Awesome….

The Prayer:
A song to begin the new year! Let us be mindful of all that we have and what we have to offer!

Celine Dion and Andrea Bocelli’s “The Prayer” choreographed with the record-setting Dubai Fountain in the UAE, filmed with 5 high-definition video cameras.


  1. Camera: Panasonic DMC-GF3
  2. Aperture: f/11
  3. Exposure: 4"
  4. Focal Length: 45mm

Video of the manufacture of Leica lens… quality second to none… they’re the best… in German engineering!!

Leica Lenses (English) from Leica Camera on Vimeo.

Day Three: Along Seminary Ridge, a Confederate artillery soldier stares down towards the Army of the Potomac.

  1. Camera: SONY SLT-A65V
  2. Aperture: f/8
  3. Exposure: 1/100th
  4. Focal Length: 37mm

Dwindling Days - A vine in full autumnal colors on the brick silo of an abandoned barn on the Monocacy National Battlefield.

  1. Camera: SONY SLT-A65V
  2. Aperture: f/4
  3. Exposure: 1/250th
  4. Focal Length: 35mm


  1. Camera: SONY SLT-A65V
  2. Aperture: f/2.5
  3. Exposure: 1/200th
  4. Focal Length: 37mm