Traditional Thursday #271

Today is the shortest day of the year which also makes it the first day of winter. Neither is a good thing. But, stating tomorrow, the days will be getting longer. Even if we’ve got a lot of cold snowy winter weather ahead. Here is the second part of the video we posted earlier this week. Creating it was just the thing for a cold winter night. I just need to work on getting the editing finished quicker.

Tuesday Two For #271

We are still experimenting with VideoStudio Pro. It can’t do anything about the sound. But, it does have some lots of effects that can be applied. We can do things with it that you can only do with a full-featured application that are well beyond the capabilities of the utility we normally use. It will take a while to learn. But, little by little we’ll use it to improve the quality of our videos.

Traditional Thursday #270

The Husband on top of The Wife with her legs togetherToday was one of those days that you hope won’t happen too often. Everything is “OK”. But it was mentally exhausting to get there. Plus, I had to begin my day at the dentist’s office getting a filling. Glad to be home. And glad to have a hobby that is a relaxing escape.

Friday Featurette #269

The Husband on top of The Wife with her legs togetherWe’re supposed to have our first significant snow fall of the winter this weekend and we are not ready for it. It was just last week that we were running in the park in short sleeves (or at least I was). I’ve made sure our cars are ready for the winter and converted our door power equipment to snow removal mode. But, mentally, I’m not ready for snow. ‘Cause if its snowing in December, it will probably snow a lot before the winter is over. Obviously, we’ll service. But, we still won’t like it. Anyway, have a great weekend.

Traditional Thursday #268

Here is more of this week’s movie that we are experimenting with. Perhaps we will use a different tool with the part we post next. I upgraded to the latest version of Corel’s VisualStudio recently and we haven’t tried it yet.

 

P.S.: I installed yet another update to WordPress, our blogging software today. Hopefully it didn’t break anything that wasn’t already broken.

Tuesday Two For #268

Since we’re having problems making movies with sound, we though that it might be fun to play around with some of the video effects that don’t work well with audio. So, this week, we’re speeding up the videos. Not as something to do all of the time. Just something different. Please let us know what you think.

Friday Featurette #266

The Husband and The Wife having sex side by sideI do not think that I will be catching up on yardwork this weekend. The weather forecast calls for heavy rains on Saturday followed by near- freezing to below-freezing temperatures on Sunday. I’d like to say that we’ll be inside by the fireplace most of both days. Unfortunately, we’ve got outside chores to do that will keep us busy for many, many hours. And, unlike The Wife, I am not on vacation all next week. I mostly like to use my vacation when the weather is nice. But, that doesn’t mean that I’m not slightly jealous of The Wife who gets more vacation than I do. Stay warm, stay dry and have a great weekend.