Foto Friday – Mountains and the Lake, Glacier National Park

This is a landscape photo of Mount Grinnell from Swiftcurrent lake. There was quite a bit of haze around which made for some interesting lighting and colors.

This is a landscape photo of Mount Grinnell from a boat on Swiftcurrent Lake. There was quite a bit of haze around which made for some interesting lighting and colors. Captured with Canon 7D Mark II and Sigma 12-24 II.   Buy a copy of Mountains and the Lake  

Revisting my Savi 745W headset

Plantronics Savi 740

In February 2012, I posted a review of a new headset that I had just purchased. The review, titled Plantronics Savi W745 headset – a review, provided a quick overview of the 745 headset and I gave it the following recommendation: This headset is easy to setup and is crystal clear.  Highly highly recommended. If you have […]

Five things the CEO wants to know about Big Data

Five things a CEO needs to know about big data

I spend a lot of time talking to companies about big data and data science. Many conversations are with people at the CxO level (CEO’s, COO’s, CFO’s, etc etc) and usually revolve around basic discussions of big data and data analytics.   One of the things that has surprised me a little from these discussions […]

Foto Friday – A Walk in the Meadow

A meadow off of Camas Road in Glacier National Park.

A meadow off of Camas Road in Glacier National Park. Buy a copy of A Walk in the Meadow

Foto Friday – Glacier Valley under the clouds

Glacier Valley under the clouds

This is another capture from our trip to Glacier. A few of the days we were there, the area was covered with either smoke or clouds, which made it difficult to get a good photograph. That said, this Black & White turned out nicely. Purchase a print of Glacier Valley under the clouds

Foto Friday – Great Blue Heron in Profile

Great Blue Heron

This is a Great Blue in Profile from a few years ago. Captured with Canon 7D and Canon 400mm 5.6 L

Will marketing continue to grow their share of the technology budget?

marketing technology budget

If you are involved with marketing and/or technology in any large organization, you most likely are hearing a lot about marketing technology (MarTech) and the ‘explosion’ of MarTech people, technology, projects….and budgets. There are some folks out there who claim that within a few years, marketing will be spending more on IT than the CIO but […]

Foto Friday – Door at Mission San Jose

Door at Mission San Jose

This is another door at Mission San Jose in San Antonio. Captured with Canon 7D Mark II and Sigma 12-24. Buy a copy of Door at Mission San Jose

Get the basics first, then go big

simple

I’m not a basketball fan so I wouldn’t normally have caught a great quote from the Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr after a recent loss. Thanks to Todd Hoff on High Scalability and his paraphrasing of a press conference by Kerr, I was able to run across this quote (paraphrased by Hoff): What we […]

Foto Friday – Shorebird at work

shorebird at work

Not sure on the ID on this shorebird…I never can seem to ID them correctly.  Captured in Port Aransas a few years ago with a Canon 7D and Canon 400 5.6 L   Buy a copy of ‘Shorebird at Work’