The Skinny

A computer technologist turned travel photographer. Active ham Radio operator WA6DNR.

Vocal Recall – A Review

Vocal Recall: A Life in Radio and Voice Overs by Neil Ross My rating: 5 of 5 stars For those of us living the Gypsy life as a disk jockey in the 1960’s and 70’s, Neil’s book provides and insight into the world of making your way from a small market to a medium market … Read more

Front Yard

A few updates to the Front Yard. February 2019

Front Yard

Front yard with new fence and gravel.

“The Perfectionists” Simon Winchester

The Perfectionists: How Precision Engineers Created the Modern World by Simon Winchester My rating: 5 of 5 stars Yet another readable history from former Times of London reporter Simon Winchester. The story is the development of every increasing developments in precision that allowed improvement in manufacturing, navigation and the measurement of time. Now I understand … Read more