Cessna Bay Area Tour

Early 4th of July celebration with Greg, who took me on a plane ride in the SF Bay Area! It was awesome! See all pictures here. Plane: 2007 Cessna 172SP with G1000/WAAS navigation.


Venus Crossing

Today we witnessed truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as Venus was crossing in front of the sun! Just like for the recent solar eclipse, these pictures were taken with a Nikon D700, Nikon 80-200mm and a B+W neutral density filter, but this time, I also added a 1.4x teleconverter to get a bit closer (and add …


TEDxSF – Oceans

T’was their time to shine. Save the oceans, and look good while you’re at it. Truly an “idea worth sharing”. First, a broad range of interesting speakers talked about how their trip to the International Space Station inspired them to study the oceans or how to make sushi restaurants ocean-friendly. Then the Okeanos dancers started …



Learn more about Asha’s projects at her Crashyogi blog and BanyanTri blog.