• Google,  People

    How Google+ saw my 2013

    If you are a regular user and frequent photo/video uploader on Google Plus, then chances are you received a little present for the holiday. The Google Auto Awesome system has built compilation videos from selected photos in each user’s stream. Mine just happen to be mostly #throughglass or of Glass and include many first time sightings of Glass and a number of my family and friends. The auto awesome system per Google “Enjoy fun new versions of your pictures. You’ll see your photos combined into short animations, joined into panoramas, and merged into group shots where everyone looks good. “ Some have raised concerns about the privacy of our personal…

  • Google Glass,  Travel

    Hiking with #GoogleGlass #ThroughGlass

    The Google+ Explorer Community is full of inspiring use cases for Glass, but it seems that the hands free camera as a chronicler of life is number one. We Explorers take lots of pics. A seriously large amount of pics and quite a number of videos too. Not having to pull out one’s phone or grab a camera is truly a freeing experience for those who love to capture the moments of our lives. “Ok Glass, take a picture.” A shake of the head to activate Glass and that line gets a picture. These photos were taken on a short, Thanksgiving day hike in Ithaca, NY. I had hiking sticks…

  • Google Glass,  People,  Travel

    Holidays in the City #throughglass

    My family just spent 3 days in New York and I thought I’d share a few of the photos I took with Google Glass. I especially like using the Holiday Vignettes pack to overlay on my photos for a special touch. This is a vignette created with the Holiday Pack A twinkle effect created by Google Plus Auto-Awesome One of the vignette effects available on Glass