1) I shoot with a Fuji XT 10 so the display is very responsive when I change settings so I had a pretty good idea of what it was going to look like when I took the photo. I was keeping it on 1/125 for the shutter speed and probably around f/5.6 or so for the f stop. All credit goes to my wife as well who humored me and kept swimming back to that spot until I got the shot I wanted..
The influence is also all over Luke’s characterization on Ach To, where he feels like some sort of lost Toshiro Mifune character. The sort of rough and mischievous grumpiness, the combination of masterful skill bubbling just beneath the sheen of weariness. Even down to his costume design and the way they articulate his relationship to the Force he’s an isolated dude who’s become a ronin, wise but kind of fed up by that wisdom.
TENNEY: Yeah, actually, I’m a business owner and someone who raised my son as a single parent and also knows know what it’s like to go through that process. But actually, the large majority of the taxes paid now are paid by the upper echelons. And so when you look at it as a percentage, yes, they seem to be getting broadly a tax cut.
I went back in the evening to see if the benches worked when it was overcast (they do, but seemed a bit slower to charge) and lo and behold, one of the benches was being used by a small group of friends. So yes, people are using them. If I happened to be walking by one of the benches and my phone needed a charge and I was carrying a power cord and I had time to sit on a bench and wait, I’d use it again..
Her expertise likely explains her elite status. Among the Wari and other Andean cultures of the time, textiles were considered more valuable than gold or silver, reflective of the immense time they took to make. Giersz says that ancient textiles found elsewhere in Peru may have taken two to three generations to weave..
WASHINGTON Democrats rolled out a new, populist leaning agenda on Monday that they’re branding “A Better Deal.” Although specific legislative proposals haven’t been laid out yet, the rough outline suggests a significant shift in party thinking on an issue that touches all Americans: monopoly power. Corporate mergers, he said, have driven up prices for consumers and given them fewer choices. That, in turn, has concentrated wealth in fewer hands and made income inequality worse..
The latter is a classic Avett sounds, without all the pop sounds that ruin it on the albumJudoka229 4,978 points submitted 19 days agoBeing young and experiencing life for the first time. The first crush, the first kiss, the first blowjob, the first sex, the first love, the first heartbreak, the first recovery, and on and on. Life is beautiful, and it just goes by so damned fast.