melting pot: part deux

Another conglomeration of thoughts from the “pen” of jazz hands. An update on photographic adventure with NYIP: I am currently studying Lesson 4, from Unit 1. This lesson focuses on “how to use your camera.” It discusses the various creative outlets a photographer can use to produce a “perfect” picture. The author presents the subjects of Aperture priority and Shutter Speed. The lesson teaches me how to use these two subjects to create Depth of Field (DOF). I am enjoying this course very much. I will soon be working on my first photo project. I will try to post part … Continue reading melting pot: part deux

Lindy Hop!

The grandfather of all swing dancing! (for further explanation, see:) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lindy_Hop I tried it out…and was fairly impressed. It is definitely harder, in my opinion, than the basic East Coast Swing. But hard is not necessarily bad… Lindy Hop basics –> check out this pic! Aerial! –> here’s another pic…this one is pretty cool! All in all, I had a blast! This swing dancing (and lindy hop) thing is addicting! For those of you wondering whether or not this is for you, you can only know if you try it out for yourself! But I would definitely recommend it!! If … Continue reading Lindy Hop!