Carpe Noctem

January 26, 2010

ANTARCTICA Here we come!

Filed under: Travel — Tags: , , , , , , — ricardosaporta @ 9:54 am

aaaannd…… I’m off to play with penguins. Right now, I’m sitting in JFK waiting to board my plane.

Here’s the plan:

San Salvador layover tomorrow. Just enough time to grab a quick bite in town.

Buenos Aires, until Jan 31.
Taking a boat to Antartica, by way of Falkan Island and Cape Horn.
Getting to Montevideo on the 13th of Feb. Then the motorcycle adenture starts!

and I are renting motorcycles in Uruguay and heading East until we hit Brazil
14th Punta del Este
15-16 Carneval en La Pedrera
17-18 Cabo Polonio
19-21 Punta del Diablo, and Chui, Brasil
22-23 Head back west towards Jose Ignacio/ Punta del Este
24 Back in Montevideo for two more days. Then head home, but not before spending a night in Lima!

Expect lots of photos!!


January 11, 2010

The last of my firewood

Filed under: Uncategorized — ricardosaporta @ 2:21 pm

I burnt up all of my firewood staying warm.  Hard to find more around the jersey shore, and apparently moving firewood isbad. Now I’m all out..

Photo of the day

Filed under: Uncategorized — Tags: , , , , — ricardosaporta @ 1:11 am

The creek by my house iced over.   This is also my first attempt serious attempt with photomatix/blending bracketed photos (i only had a two stop soft grad on me, which clearly was not enough!)
Creek Iced Over, Jan 2010

January 5, 2010

Vote for some smiles!

Filed under: Uncategorized — ricardosaporta @ 4:41 am

Pete Chilton (of Bane) has a wonderful video up at and is in the finals for awesomest video.  Take a moment and give him a few stars of support:

His video is titled “Today…” and can be found here.

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