RSSSite Updates

March 16, 2021, 12:55 PM – Two new photo sets, Abandoned Gas Station and SS United States, are now available in Photography.

March 3, 2021, 12:33 AM – Replaced banner text underneath site logo with "Celebrating 25 Years" ahead of the site's 25th anniversary on March 23.

February 22, 2021, 10:10 PMConsolation of Ruin, i.e. the Borf show photo set, has been moved from Life and Times to Photography.

January 17, 2021, 1:59 PM – Schumin Web and College Life are now using jQuery Colorbox for displaying full-size images.

January 9, 2021, 12:46 AM – Modified Discussion Guidelines page to remove references to Creative Commons licenses and replace with a more straightforward license, and added a line about redactions of names.

September 11, 2020, 8:05 PM – Redesigned the Archives main page to match the style used on the main pages for Life and Times and Photography.

June 4, 2020, 1:26 AM – The restructuring of the Photography section is complete.  The URL for every single page in this section has changed as a result of this work.  Therefore, please update your bookmarks and links accordingly.

June 1, 2020, 2:55 PM – Restructured all Photography sets from 2000, 2001, and 2002.  Please update your bookmarks and links accordingly.

June 1, 2020, 12:20 AM – The restructuring of the Life and Times section is complete.  The URL of every single page in this section has changed as a result of this work, so please update your bookmarks and links accordingly.

May 30, 2020, 1:49 AM – Restructured the Funk the War 3G20 Economic Summit ProtestsMidnight MarchNSM Counter-ProtestProject ChanologyYear of Many CamerasFunk the War 7March on Crystal CityTubing the Shenandoah River, and Year 2009 photo sets.  Please update your bookmarks and links accordingly.

May 26, 2020, 8:24 PM – Restructured the Consolation of RuinJ27 Anti-War DemonstrationOctober RebellionSeptember 15 Anti-War MarchWeekend with Katie, and Year 2007 photo sets.

May 26, 2020, 3:12 PM – Restructured the Building 7 Burns, Night March, No Armageddon For Bush, and The Year That Was photo sets in Life and Times.  Each of these sets has been consolidated to a single page.  Please update your bookmarks and links accordingly.

May 24, 2020, 9:22 PM – All photo sets from 2004 and 2005 have been repositioned, and some sets consolidated as part of the restructuring of Life and Times.

May 24, 2020, 9:11 AMVirginia Beach (2000), Wal-Mart, Big Mavica Hits the Scene, Photo Blitz Outtakes 2002, A Day in DC, and Photo Blitz Outtakes 2003 have been repositioned as part of a larger restructuring of the Life and Times section.  Please update your bookmarks and links accordingly.

May 4, 2020, 2:44 AM – Restructured the Virginia Beach Vacation photo set from 2004, reducing the page count from five to two with no removal of content.

February 11, 2020, 2:32 AM – Reworked the Contact Information and Content Licensing pages to add more detail about photo licensing.  Added new contact form specifically for photo licensing inquiries, and removed Contact Information FAQ page.

January 31, 2020, 1:12 AMPlanespotting at BWI is now available in Photography.

December 17, 2019, 5:10 PMToronto 2019 is now available in Life and Times.

November 27, 2019, 5:04 AMMarch on Crystal City, a remake of the Life and Times photo set of the same name, is now available in Photography.

October 30, 2019, 4:16 AM – Added new summary for "Imagination" written by Laurie Russell to the Today's Special site.

October 1, 2019, 12:00 AM – Changes to The Schumin Web's photo licensing policy, including discontinuation of the Schumin Web Photo Licensing site.  See this Journal entry for more details.

September 29, 2019, 3:53 AM – Updated wording on Contact Information page in regards to communications related to Pixsy licensing cases.

September 15, 2019, 9:37 AM – Tweaked search results page.  The page now displays the pagination buttons at top and bottom, displays number of search results, and no longer shows an error message when there are no search results.

August 6, 2019, 3:40 PMThe Sights of 2018, a compilation photo set, is now available in Photography.

July 27, 2019, 8:00 AM – The Discussion Guidelines page has been refined for improved clarity and readability.

June 15, 2019, 12:00 PMBrickFair, about the 2018 BrickFair event at Dulles Expo Center, is now available in Life and Times.

February 18, 2019, 8:02 PM – New episode synopsis for "Smiles" on the Today's Special site.

February 7, 2019, 12:50 PMRemembering the Soul is now available in Life and Times.

December 14, 2018, 10:34 PM – New episode synopsis for "Dinosaurs" on the Today's Special site.

November 30, 2018, 11:30 PM – New episode synopsis for "Cookies" on the Today's Special site.

November 9, 2018, 10:08 PM – New episode synopsis for "Newspapers" on the Today's Special site.

October 29, 2018, 10:27 AM – New episode synopses for "Our Story Part 1" and "Our Story Part 2" on the Today's Special site.

October 22, 2018, 1:14 PM – New episode synopses for "Christmas Part 1" and "Christmas Part 2" on the Today's Special site.

October 6, 2018, 2:05 AM – New episode synopsis for "Tears" on the Today's Special site.

October 4, 2018, 1:55 PM – New episode synopsis for "Moving" on the Today's Special site.

September 21, 2018, 11:44 PM – New episode synopsis for "Police" on the Today's Special site.

September 16, 2018, 10:07 AM – The Today's Special site has been given a visual refresh.  Additionally, there is a new episode synopsis for "Cousins".

July 23, 2018, 6:01 PM – The introduction pages for Life and Times and Photography have been redesigned to be less wordy.

July 12, 2018, 2:55 PM – The "Welcome!" page has been removed from the site due to its being unnecessary.

July 9, 2018, 12:56 PM – Main page for Odds and Ends section rewritten to be more succinct.

July 8, 2018, 7:33 PM – Reworked the Quote Archives page introductory text for improved readability.

July 4, 2018, 1:47 AM – The About Me page in Odds and Ends has been completely rewritten and updated for 2018.

May 25, 2018, 4:57 AMPrivacy Statement has been updated, fixing some wording and adding a section on payment gateways.

May 6, 2018, 3:55 AM – The Cars page in Odds and Ends has been reworked throughout, with tweaks to the writing, new photos, and a new section about the Honda HR-V.

May 1, 2018, 1:45 PMOcean City Photo Walk is now available in Photography.

April 19, 2018, 12:35 PMNew House, about my move to Montgomery Village, Maryland, is now available in Life and Times.

October 16, 2017, 10:34 PMIntentionally Overexposed, a photo set that makes the best out of unfavorable shooting conditions, is now available in Photography.

September 5, 2017, 3:53 AM – Added new episode summaries for "Plays", "Soap", "Friends", "Music", "Wood", and "Flight" on the Today's Special site.

July 30, 2017, 10:36 PM – It only took 20 years, but a synopsis for "Halloween" is at last available on the Today's Special site.  Also updated the "Birthdays" synopsis to add two scenes deleted from the Nickelodeon version of the episode.

July 24, 2017, 3:36 AM – The Outer Banks 2017 photo set is now available in Life and Times.