The Beem Family

My Family Comes Home Today

This post has nothing to do with photography, but it’s important to me.  Since the site bears my name, I figure I’m allowed to digress when something is important to me. Nothing is more important than the fact that my family comes home today.

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Sloppy Joes in Havana

The Easy Way To Take Better Travel Photos

The Internet is full of articles telling you how to take better travel photos. Most of them offer solid advice, although a bit benign. Stud your location, look for the light, etc. Nothing wrong there, but not particularly helpful to stand out. As it turns out, there is something you can do to take better […]

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Dr. Martin Luther King Memorial

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Today is a national holiday in the USA commemorating Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. That’s no small measure in itself, as the only two other people to warrant a national holiday for their birthday are George Washington and Christopher Columbus.

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Cuban Cars in Havana

Many people dream of the classic American cars still on the roads in Cuba. I can’t say that it was much of a draw for me, as I’m just not a car guy.  Being there gave me an entirely different perspective, though.  These are no longer classic American cars. They’re now entirely Cuban cars, forged […]

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