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My top 10 “thumbs up” playlist tracks – September 2019 Edition

My song-listening habits change throughout the year and years. Since I started a “normal desk job” (Digital Content Specialist), there’s been a Google Play Music (GPM) tab open on my browser for 90% of my time sitting or standing at my desk. Sooooo here’s my top 10 list of songs for September 2019!

Despite opposition, Bike Lanes in London, Canada means PROGRESS

I’M EXCITED about where London, Canada is going! I’ve never said that in my life before because there never has been a reason to get excited. Decisions have almost always been conservative and are rarely made with the future in mind… until recently.

BTS: Taking photos of a vintage Canon FD 50mm lens

This accidental photo session started when I was trying to capture the iris blades of this old Canon FD f/1.8 50mm lens for a tutorial on shutter speed. Talk about getting distracted and focusing on photos instead of videos. Here’s the whole process of creating these images!

A New Video Series

I’m starting a new series where friends ask me how to do photo/video things and I show and explain to them how to do it by making a video about it.

VIDEO: Pregnant Woman uses Bolt Cutters to cut bike lock

Squeaky Wheel Bike Co-op held a 24-hour Bike Repair Marathon on February 1st and 2nd (2019). During which, we needed to remove this cable lock from a donated bicycle… so naturally, we handed the gigantic bolt cutters to the fairly pregnant Susan to prove a point.

BTS: Nova Era Bakery photos

Welcome to the first Behind The Scenes (BTS) post on the blog. The Subjects Here’s how I got the photos below. Instagram post found here.

ben in red shorts on a yellow ebike in a snow storm with a bright yellow jacket on, laughing

Ben Durham

ebike enthusiast &
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Just a regular bicycle warrior who’s super into ebikes, infrastructure, personal finance, and efficiency!

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