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Celina Ice & Cold Storage Co in Celina, Texas

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Celina Ice & Cold Storage Co. was at one time an old ice house back in time when most people didn’t have an ice box or refrigerator (also before they were invented.) As most ice houses of that time period were more than just cold storage, it was … [Read more...]

The Old Abandoned Nazareth Hospital in Mineral Wells, Texas

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Nazareth Hospital in Mineral Wells operated from 1931-1956 but, I think the building may be older than that. It was considered a clinic and opened shortly after the Crazy Hotel opened its doors in 1927. The Holy Sisters of Nazareth purchased … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy Player 4.2 –A Cheap Alternative to Apple iPod Touch

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Last summer I  started spending more time working out at the gym and spending more time in my car traveling listening to music.  I found that using my phone for listening to music while running or working was shorting the life of the unit. … [Read more...]

Abandoned Service Station and Truck in Italy, Texas

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Recently, I had to make a trip to Waxahachie, Texas to pick up some parts form my old Blazer. After finishing up with my parts pickup, I decided to do some rural exploration down HWY-77. One of my stops was to a small town of Italy, Texas, on a lead … [Read more...]

Automatic: Your Car and Smartphone, Connected

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As a consultant, travel photographer, or on vacation I may end up spending a lot of time in the car, and that ends up costing money. I will be the first to admit that it gets great gas mileage when I keep my foot off the gas. Wouldn’t it be great if … [Read more...]

Abandoned Farmall International 460 Tractor

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While on I-35w heading towards Hillsboro, Texas, I came across this old abandoned tractor near Grandview, Texas. It looks like the owner just left it where it died or just parked it. The tires are dry rotted, flat, and sinking into the soil. Farmall … [Read more...]

The New Fujifilm X-T1 16 MP Compact System Camera and XF 18-55mm F2.8-4.0 Lens

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Recently Fujifilm showed off their new camera, the Fujifilm X-T1. The new camera is scheduled to release on March 7, 2014 and I have to say this camera looks like a winner. The X-series is Fujifilm's first die-cast magnesium, weather-resistant … [Read more...]

Adobe Extends their Discount Photoshop Photography Program For CS3+ customers

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Earlier today I came across a news release that Adobe is extending their Photoshop and Lightroom plan for just $9.99. Although I am not a fan of having to pay a monthly fee but, this is a great deal for the latest and greatest version of … [Read more...]

The Road to Jonesville, Texas

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Jonesville, Texas was originally named Border since it was so close to Louisiana. The city of Border was established sometime in the 1840s. But the historians really do not know. The town had its own post office until 1849 when the town was renamed … [Read more...]

Review: Samsung – Galaxy 16.3-Megapixel Digital Camera – White

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In the world of Mobile communication, smart devices are used from everything from keeping touch with others to taking pictures. Most smart devices have decent cameras and even a few have cameras that you might would find on a point-n-shoot … [Read more...]

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