Author Archives: rmassart

Strasbourg. November, 2018

Pont Saint-Martin. Strasbourg in November 2018 Advertisements

Freiburg, October 2018

Freiburg, October 2018

A brief history of Smugmug’s acquisition of Flickr

After acquiring Flickr, SmugMug have announced a limit of 1000 photos for the free accounts and a doubling of the PRO membership fees. Unfortunately not in that order.  So shortly after cancelling my PRO membership as I was unwilling to shell out double for no useful improvements, I am told I will lose 12000+ of […]

Rila Monastery

Photos of Bulgaria

This is an old post (from around 2003) from an old site of mine, which I am resurrecting here. So apologies for the rather lo-res images. But 15 years ago, that was state of the art for web publishing! Boliartsi Boliartsi is the village Nasi is from and where I lived for three months upon […]

Flickr, SmugMug and Yahoo

Yahoo So, SmuMug bought Flickr from Verizon a few months back (news always reaches me a little later…).  Will that be the end of my Yahoo account? I only have a Yahoo account for two reasons (in that order): Flickr Yahoo Mail So far I have kept using Yahoo Mail because I needed my Yahoo […]

Pravets 8M

There was a time when they built computers in Bulgaria and had them in the class rooms in Boliartsi. Wikipedia tells me this one is roughly equivalent to an Apple II+.

Bullfight Ring in Alicante

Bullring, Alicante, Spain

Plaza de Toros. Alicante, Spain. February 2018.

Alicante, Spain

Santa Barbara Castle, Alicante, Spain. February 2018.

Sites from 10+ years ago

In a previous post from a couple of years ago, I was proud of how two sites from 2005 were still alive and kicking 10 years later. Looks like 12 years is too much to ask for… 😦

Full moon

Full moon, Walferdange, March 2017.