(Tampa, FL) – Day 2 – “How does this thing work?” I thought to myself. “Can’t be that hard. Just point and shoot? Hmmm… ”
Everyday I Learn Something new about myself. Some people learn by reading, others by doing. Apparently, I’m a doer. I was thinking it might be a good thing to take a few pictures of the convention and post them in this blog. However, not having the patience (or the inclination) to read instruction manuals, I often make a few mistakes along the way (“Thumb” and “A Bit Fuzzy” are two typical examples of my learning style).
“Thumb” was the very first picture with the cool-looking Olympus camera my wife (Elizabeth) got me several weeks ago. “Read the manual,” she said. “Waste of time,” I thought to myself, but I nodded “yes” in affirmation. “He won’t read the manual,” her Eyes said back to Nod. After 32 years of marriage, she knows better…
Okay, so I’m a PE teacher. I learn by doing and making mistakes. Like starting new projects and stopping whenever it turns out not to be “that great of an idea after all.”
“Here’s a great book, I already have several of these.” the PE Teacher said to his colleague. “Hmm.. happy customers. Smile!” as I created another masterpiece, “A Bit Fuzzy.” Here’s the rest of my portfolio:
- Got to meet Melissa and Kaycee from AAHPERD.
- Still looking for the elusive “Cuban Sandwich” …