Tuesday, May 10, 2022

First Ride With New Capability- 2022/05/10

A new camera to take along on my rides and hopefully other adventures.  Both the camera and the software need more time and practice...I intend to take it.

Take a look and see what you think from Saturday afternoon's ride.

The video


Monday was a very warm, cloudy windy day with temperatures that often stir up our Spring weather.  It happened.  A Tornado Watch was issued late afternoon until 10pm.  After 4:00 I decided it was perfect for an 80+ degree ride through the dales.  It got sticky.....a MN record dew point for May.

I stopped at this cemetery, just curious if one of our old relatives might be buried there.  His family's farm was visible from where I parked the bike but I do know that he was a member of a congregation further away.  I have to assume that his people are buried there since I didn't find them at Belvidere Union.  I read on the plaque that the property for the peaceful place was donated by a local man after his 2 year old daughter died; her headstone located on the higher ground.

The sun was out and so was the humidity....it felt lovely, the brightest it had been all day.


 
Looking NWN...you can see what I would call summer haze.  But it was a sign of what was on the way.

A stop here to get a look to the NE.

 
Not all that much later, I turned to the West.


We had a bit of small hail, 1.3" of rain and a couple blasts of wind and then later, back to butterflies and rainbows. 

The sun was too far gone for rainbows.


6 comments:

  1. Interesting video. What camera and how is it mounted?

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    1. Insta360 One RS camera on the invisible Selfie Stick

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    2. I’m impressed

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    3. Technology is making the capture of life easier and easier.

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  2. That video was fantastic!! The ability to pan and make you look like you have someone do your camera work is amazing! Thanks for sharing, Doug!!!

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    1. Thanks Dan, great to hear from you! I've got a lot to learn with the new camera and I intend to make that a mission. Look for gichi-gami to be featured in the next one, very likely next.

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