Weight and Stuff Report – 22 July 2012

That’s rather a large rise today. A bit of randomness, probably.

Having had a fun day out yesterday, I’ve had to do more boring things today – shopping[1] and washing, giving the espresso machine its regular thorough clean and descale[2] and so on.

I haven’t got round to going through all the pictures I took yesterday, but here are a couple showing the first of the RAF Falcons team coming in for a perfect landing. Here he is in the air:

Coming in

Coming in

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Aperture: ƒ/11
Shutter speed: 1/800s
Focal length: 400mm
ISO: 400
Taken: 21 July, 2012

And here he is a moment before his foot touched the ground. You can see a small part of the crowd in the background – there were loads more all along two levels of promenade…

Touchdown

Touchdown

Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Aperture: ƒ/11
Shutter speed: 1/1000s
Focal length: 400mm
ISO: 400
Taken: 21 July, 2012

[1] You’d think I’d do that online, but I sort of like looking around the shop and seeing what’s new, what’s on offer and so on.
[2] I actually had a reminder pop up to do that last weekend, but lacked the tuits. Naturally, it got clogged yesterday, making today’s work essential. I really should pay attention to past me’s reminders. He’s quite sensible, unlike future me, who’ll probably do the same thing next time…