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December 2016

wexler team holiday dinner

December 16, 2016

Each year, our team goes out for a holiday dinner together in the city. Last year, we went to Spice Market down in the West Village. Unfortunately, it closed this year (now replaced with Tim Ho Wan) so we had to pick somewhere else. Somehow we ended up picking Zuma, in Midtown Manhattan.

My boss picked the signature tasting menu for the table, which included sixteen different dishes. Sixteen counts the dessert as one dish, even though there were six different desserts.

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thanksgiving in shanghai

December 10, 2016

The last time I went to Shanghai, I was in the 6th grade.

I decided to spend Thanksgiving with the family since it would be my last “long term” vacation for a while. It came down to either Vegas (which we always go to) or Vancouver (which my parents used to go to a lot when they were younger). I forget how Shanghai came up as a suggestion, but once mentioned, we realized we had a couple of things we needed to take care of there anyway. It was only $500 for a round-trip flight, which was absolutely amazing!!

Four days was way too short but I did lots! I thought it would be best to just write short blurbs about each picture since I have so many.

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elite ballet theatre’s swan lake performance

December 9, 2016

I’m back again with pictures from Elite Ballet Theatre’s Swan Lake!

Since I got my micro four thirds camera and my iPhone, getting wide angle shots had been a big thing. Unfortunately, my 35mm lens on a cropped sensor DSLR just isn’t cutting it. Because of that, I’ve been using my DSLR less and less. 🙁 I decided to try out Nikon’s D750 for the show to see if I would like it.

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