Category Archives: Photons

my photo related thoughts for the day

Lightroom: Small Catalogs vs. Big Catalogs

If you open and close LR during the day more than several times, you’ll quickly notice that small catalogs open faster… much faster than big catalogs. Doh! It takes over the entire screen, and sits there for about 20 secs while 30,000 images load. I’m now thinking that I should really split my catalog into several and probably… Read More »

Trek Taiwan with Richard Saunders: Shout Out!

Quick shoutout to Richard for his new trekking business at! After many months of thought and work and a couple of months’ designing the website, here it is! Trek-Taiwan will specialize in walking holidays around Taiwan and outer islands, offering trips of all grades with mostly day hikes, plus a couple of overnight treks, and tours of… Read More »