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Columbia University Beamer Theme

posted Nov 4, 2012, 1:01 AM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco   [ updated Nov 4, 2012, 1:02 AM ]

I just uploaded to the "other stuff" page a Columbia University beamer theme I made for my presentations. Check it out if you think it might be useful for your presentations or to create your own theme.

Columbia Inspired Beamer Theme

Touching the Sky

posted Jun 21, 2012, 7:06 AM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco

Visit to the 9/11 Memorial in lower Manhattan - http://goo.gl/0fIL1
Touching the Sky

Half Way There

posted Jun 20, 2012, 7:50 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco

This photo was taken just a couple of weeks ago when only 20 weeks are left - full post here.
Half Way There

Weekly Photos

posted Jun 20, 2012, 7:48 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco

I'm trying to keep up posting a weekly photo in G+ to improve my work. Here are the ones I've posted during the last 8 weeks:

 A Hug from Shelob - http://goo.gl/E2WrT
A hug from Shelob
Early Morning Flash - http://goo.gl/fPjwY
Early Morning Flash
Lunar Eclipse during the Southern Solstice - http://goo.gl/rCbA8
Lunar Eclipse during the Southern Solstice
 A Place to Rest - http://goo.gl/j7A93
A Place to Rest
 Happy Mother's Day - http://goo.gl/nMCmX
Happy Mother's Day
  A Tree of Umbrellas - http://goo.gl/n2cmx
A Tree of Umbrellas
The Man on the Ledge - http://goo.gl/U5hyU
The Man on the Ledge
Night Lights - http://goo.gl/uPtX7
Night Lights 

...and in the next post I'll put the one I like the most from the series...

Catching Up

posted Jun 20, 2012, 7:48 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco

I haven't posted anything here since September! But I have several great excuses for not doing so. First I've been finishing a couple of papers which hopefully will be ready before the summer is over... and second and more importantly I will have a daughter in October! Yay

I also got a new medium format film camera (a Mamiya Rb67 Pro-S), that despite being about 30 years old it works like a charm. I can even use my speedlite, and it has the same filter thread as my current lenses, so ND and CPL filters all work perfectly.
Mamiya RB67-Pro S
Best of all, the negatives are so big that even scanning them a normal resolutions end up in 30+ MP images, enough to print walls.

I also retook the task of keeping my weekly image post in G+, so in a follow-up post I'll put all the images I've shared so far, or you can just jump to G+ and check my Favourite Pixels album.

Morning Droplets

posted Sep 9, 2011, 12:58 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco   [ updated Jun 20, 2012, 1:39 PM ]

A refreshing photo from Dingman's Falls at the Delaware Water Gap: full post here.

Lighting Columbia University

posted Aug 20, 2011, 5:02 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco

Last night we had another thunderstorm, this time over Columbia University. More information here.

Lighting Columbia University

Summer Storm

posted Aug 18, 2011, 8:37 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco   [ updated Aug 18, 2011, 8:39 PM ]

Right now from outside my apartment... summer thunderstorm in NYC.

Summer Storm

Guided by a Lighthouse

posted Aug 15, 2011, 9:04 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco

Ice blocks floating in Lake Michigan here.
Guided by a Lighthouse

The Guardian

posted Aug 8, 2011, 7:00 PM by Rodrigo A. Carrasco   [ updated Aug 8, 2011, 7:02 PM ]

One of my parent's dog back in Chile, here.

The Guardian

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