2019-02-09 – Nature Photography – Plant – Heavenly Bamboo

This set of photos were taken in the backyard of our Heavenly Bamboo, also known as Sacred Bamboo. However, the plant is not bamboo but an erect evergreen shrub.

As before, I used the Auto, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops, focal lengths.

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2019-02-08 – Nature Photography – Trees – Lemon Tree

I am back to Nature Photography, today’s photos were taken in the backyard of our young Lemon Tree that finally has a few lemons growing.

As before, I used the Auto, Program, and Aperture Modes for each set with four different f-stops, focal lengths.

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2019-01-07 Living with Cancer – Day 672

Today was not a BAD day, it seems that I have settled to slept until 8:00 before going downstairs. However, today I had to deal from the start with sever dizziness which lasted until 10:30, at which time I went downstairs. I took my medication and rested, watched TV. After lunch I spend about 15 minutes to take some PICTURES of a single subject taken from various angle using Aperture Priority Mode. For the next two (2) hours I rested to get ready for my doctors appointment. Returning home we had supper (dinner).

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2018-12-31 Recovery Day 665

Today was yet another so-so day, I again slept until 9:00 and woke up with a sore throat which was less severe as it was yesterday. However, around 3:30 AM I had to get up quickly as I needed to vomit.

Back to getting up this morning; I went downstairs to have a light breakfast. Checking my temperature it showed being somewhat high. Taking some Tylenol brought the temperature down. As to my shoulder and lower back pain, it still was there. With all my ailments I stayed inside resting for the day, getting up every so often.

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2018-12-27 Recovery Day 661

Today was another good day, again with the shoulder and lower back pain being the only health-related issues for most of day. Interesting enough, since today was a very windy day, which extended my walk this morning by 20 minutes because of the head-on gusts at 20+ mph, only my lower back pain increased. Again, resting help lowering the pain levels for both pain locations.

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2018-12-02 Recovery Day 636

Today was another so-so day. Health-wise the day started with some light stomach pains. I decided to weather it out and stayed in bed until 8:30, at with time I went downstairs and had a light breakfast prepared by Dianne. For the rest of the day, my pain levels were up and down in a number of locations. In addition, I dozed off numerous times, a sign that my body is healing.

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2018-12-01 Recovery Day 635

Today was a so-so day. Health-wise it started with me not feeling too well and therefore I stayed in bed until about 11:00. I had a small fever but decided to go out for a while. Getting back home I rested for most of the afternoon and evening, getting my fever got under control. As to my pain locations, my shoulder plate pain was around all day. However, my lower back, hip and rib pains where either at a very low level or not present today.

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2018-11-28 Recovery Day 632

Today was again not a good day. My cold is still there but did not get worse. I stayed in bed until about 10:00. In the morning my temperature was 100.4F, it took some time for it to drop, but it finally did, staying for most of the day around 99.1F. I took some DayQuil hours before my Radiation session to ensure that my coughing was controlled during my session. At day end my cough got worse again.

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