Life in General
One photographer gets asked the question so calls his other photographer friend and asks the same question he was asked. “So how do I know you are a real photographer? Is it because of your gear, your business card, or what?” Follow this post to read my answer.
During a 2004 Greenwich Film Festival lifetime achievement award event, Chuck and Katie Scott had an opportunity to meet legendary actress Celeste Holm – the recipient of said achievement award. In addition, Chuck asked her what one piece of advice she would give to young people. Follow this post for her answer and event photos.
Forty four photos of 2006 Christmas Holiday Wreaths in Ridgefield Connecticut including many homes, communities of worship and downtown Main Street twinkling lights photographed by Chuck Scott – enjoy!
Forty three photos of VanDyke with his Guide Dog Pup classmates enjoying a Halloween Costume party training evening in October of 2005.
Thirty two photos from 2005 Westport Connecticut featuring American Flags flying over the Saugatuck River on the Post Road Bridge plus local venues and end with twighlight deer in Wilton meadow along with a couple action shots from beer and pizza tasting event.
Reflecting on a thread about Drupal vs WordPress, what stands out is the importance of good URL Design and how you can tell if the customer is first or the code is first based on the information design choices a web team elects.
Chuck Scott ponders the eternal nature of the Universe and God’s Authorship while walking his dog, Kasha, on Main Street in Ridgefield Connecticut.
Six minute video featuring Wally Wallington demonstrating how Stonehenge might have been built as he shows how to move 22,000 lbs blocks and move a barn 300ft using same technique.
Late last night I was flipping channels out in the living room while my wife and dog slept peacefully in the bedroom. Somehow I ended up catching the last 1/2 hour or so Frontline’s The Suicide Tourist – a very powerful documentary about Craig Ewert and his choice to die in peace versus die painfully [more]
Two videos featuring Congressman Mike Rogers and the evil wrongs inherent in Obamacare healthcare reform compared to statistics from other countries with socialized medicine.
Blinded in a Nazi concentration camp at 21, 65 years later Max Edelman gets a guide dog and recounts his reservations about canines.
Here is a video that shows the power of harmonic communities when they come together creatively – some how the resonance positively impacts the rest of us. And yes, Stalin was just a lazy problem solver who underestimated the power of people and creative tension.
Butterfly Wing from Heaven is an account of butterfly death, butterfly wings, and mortality by Chuck Scott
Okay writers – here is a creative exercise – start with the following line and see what you come up with – We were drinking champagne and losing our shirts … Then read what Chuck Scott wrote about Champagne and Strawberries in Puerto Vallarta.
Looking back at 84 years of life starting from 1908 with Charles Schwartz who passed away the following year. This hour long documentary gives you a real sense of what it is like to sit around a kitchen table in 1992 in Yonkers New York and comb thru the big issues of life with an honored grandfather – enjoy!
Flying Milk Bone on High Ridge Avenue is a True Account of a Random Act of Kindness – bravo to humanity’s good side – woof!
Wondeful interview by Charlie Rose with Larry Lessig about Larry’s new book, Remix – Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy. From Obama in Chicago to upgrading Congress, they cover quite the spectrum of intellectual property rights plus discuss what it will take to free Congress from dependencies on money.
Quotes from American Politics in 1767 ring true today in Presidential Politics 2008 as they did in Philo Junius time ala Public Advertiser in Philadelpha – yikes.
Hundred-plus page opensource book featuring all the oral and written prophecies ever recorded by the Hopi – Techqua Ikachi – Native American Wisdom for Modern Times.
If you think the economy is skidding towards the blink, think again and meet Rowan and Trevor – a lemonade stand sister-brother team that will rock your taste buds, bring joy to your heart and remind your soul to awaken to the creative gifts the Divine embedded in your DNA.