Archive for July 27th, 2008

Paris

Sunday, July 27th, 2008
Dusk at Le Louvre

Dusk at Le Louvre

Well, I can already see that this is going to be a somewhat sporadic record of my trip.  I’m realizing that I’ve set too ambitious a set of journalistic tasks to keep up with everything.  I’ve got a video journal, photographs, this written journal, Facebook, Picasa, and e-mails.  Catching the sights while switching between a relatively beefy SLR and video camera is almost enough hassle.  Finding out spots where I can snag some free WiFi to get online has proven to be a time-consuming pursuit.  Once I do get online, it takes a fair amount of time to upload photos to both Picasa and Facebook, trying to annotate the photos with something reasonably intelligent.  Last night I stayed at a café til about 1 am trying to catch up with all that.  Oh, and I’m supposed to (more…)