Daily Archives: Saturday, 19th Jan 2013

Weight and Stuff Report – 19 January 2013

Up some more today. I blame the snow. Today’s activity was limited to a quick trip to Tesco on Clayton Street, rather than to the much larger store at Kingston Park. While the Metro was reported to be working properly, I didn’t want to take any chances. I managed to get most of what I needed, or at least reasonable approximations. Still, the new Gateshead hypermegaultrastore[1] opens in four months…

Today’s picture is another one from Saltwell Park a few days ago:



Camera: FinePix X100
Aperture: ƒ/11
Shutter speed: 1/60s
Focal length: 23mm
ISO: 2000
Taken: 15 January, 2013

[1] Something like that, anyway

Special offer?

Like a lot of people, I generally use AdBlock to make web browsing less annoying. It’s not so much that I object to sites running adverts, but more the fact that some sites implement ads so badly as to seriously affect loading times.

And then there’s the more disturbing element of random advertising. I’d really prefer not to have seen this, for instance: