The Necessary Philosopher

Month: January, 2012


Chinese New Year

f20110049_trix400_contact035, originally uploaded by photokalia.


Our little girl knows how to use chopsticks! The amazing thing is that we didn’t have to teach her. She just picked them up one day and started using them.

The Dreamer

L1004744-Edit, originally uploaded by photokalia.

How to manually update WordPress via FTP

This post is more for my benefit because I never seem to be able to get the automatic WordPress update to work.

Let’s Talk Parenting Taboos

Pretty entertaining.

DSLR Lighting Techniques

Good intro to lighting. DSLR Lighting Techniques from Eve Hazelton from Realm Pictures on Vimeo.

My attempt at being creative with Clare’s breakfast for once

My attempt at being creative with Clare’s breakfast for once, originally uploaded by photokalia.

Hello 2012

Hate to be a wet blanket this early in the year, but so far, it just feels like an extension of 2011 to me… I hope that I’ll be able to take more photos this year though. My first photos of 2012. More here. Proof the trains didn’t break down that night. Obligatory fireworks shot. […]