Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Why a Mac?

It appears that I have amassed a number of awesome Apple stuff lately - Macbook Air, iPad 2, Imac 27, and soon - the much rumored iPhone 5 that will be introduced in October (to replace my "old" iPhone 3GS). A friend of mine asked me, why a Mac, not a PC? Well, sorry, the picture below shows why. Hannah mo betah than Chai, her dog-brother hahaha!

Having said that, I'm also using this post to launch my new Photo Website. edgarces.smugmug.com Click here

Photo credit to Jay (Hannah's Dad) taken over year ago.

Friday, August 26, 2011

Photoshoot At Kanaha Beach

Very brief photoshoot of windsurfers at Kanaha beach today to test my new 2X Teleconverter before patches of dark clouds with occasional showers threatened my camera gears. Not taking chances at all. I will try again tomorrow.

D300S and Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 with TC2-III at 400mm F8. (100% crop except for Outrigger image)



Tuesday, August 23, 2011

My New Laptop: Macbook Air by Apple

I replaced my 5 year old Macbook with this stunning and latest 13" Macbook Air. Better yet it didn't cost me much as I sold my old  Macbook at a good price, sold a Nikon lens I haven't used for a year, and a hefty 20% discount from Amazon.com! In my books, that's a freebie!!!

Macbook Air


Macbook Air 2011

Monday, August 22, 2011

Marathon Training Starts Today!

Well, it's time to get serious. Here's my running program for the December 11 Honolulu Marathon. It will be my fourth and then I'll do my last one when I turn 70 three years from now. Maybe......
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From Oceanview Estates

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Anniversary No. 43!

To have and to hold, for better or for worse, for richer or for poorer, yada, yada, yada, to love and to cherish till death do us part. Thank you Lord! It's all for your glory as you intended a sacrament of marriage to be.

And celebrating our wonderful milestone in San Diego at the Grand Reunion

Tuesday, August 09, 2011

Aloha Mele (1999-2011)

Mele's gone home too. Our hearts are broken. Her Vet advised that her stomach lining has cancer cells and has early onset of renal failure as well.

Monday, August 08, 2011

Aloha Bandit. Rest In Peace (1997-2011)

We thank the Lord for blessing us with your unconditional friendship and love for 14 years. Mahalo Nui Loa.

Our Ohana is in deep mourning.

Monday, August 01, 2011


Another swift month and my attitude is reflected in Hannah's look. But of course July was made very special with Hannah's 10 day vacation in Maui.

Looking forward to a huge family and hometown (Tayug) reunion in San Diego this month