Sunday, December 10, 2006


They are picking up my laptop anytime Monday or Tuesday; not for yet another repair job but for a complete refund. That means that I may not be able to post any new entries until a couple of days; need time as well to get used to the new laptop and configure its settings for my personal use.

This brief break from blogging will also provide me with the opportunity to attend to any errands left that I must do before Christmas. There are also some balikbayan friends who will be arriving in a day or two whom I‘d like to spend some time with before they head on towards their respective province.

Gosh, time surely flies; in only a couple of weeks, it’ll be 2007.

posted by Señor Enrique at 10:36 AM


Anonymous Anonymous said...

The textures on the 2nd shot looks nice!

Hope you get your new laptop soon. By the way what brand is that defective one hehe.

Onga, lapit na ng 2007! Enjoy the holidays!

December 10, 2006 3:40 PM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Thanks Ferdz!

It's an HP :(

I'm sure I'll be back before Christmas :)

December 10, 2006 5:50 PM  

Anonymous Anonymous said...

have a good break. i'm sure you'll have lots of stories and photos to show us after this short break. 2 days? do you blog that often ba?

linking you up. :)

December 10, 2006 7:31 PM  

Anonymous Anonymous said...


I love the 2nd shot!


December 10, 2006 10:53 PM  

Blogger carlotta1924 said...

ang ganda ng pics mukhang luma talaga. =)

looking forward to your next posts! happy holidays!

nakakain na rin ako nung dolor's sapin-sapin kasi me nagbigay nun sa kuya ko =) sarap kahit malamig!

December 11, 2006 5:31 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

I try to post something new everyday, Sachiko, if possible. Kung minsan, simple lang naman mga entry ko. If longer, I would usually need time to edit/proofread which is the part I don't enjoy much :)

December 11, 2006 6:34 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Thanks, Kyels! I'm going to keep practicing taking b&w pics because at times they can be more compelling than colored photographs.

December 11, 2006 6:35 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Hi Carla -- see that! Nakatikim ka na din pala ng Dolor's kakanin. Ang sarap di ba? Ako nga mas madalas malamig kasi nasa fridge, eh, pero sarap pa rin :)


December 11, 2006 6:37 AM  

Blogger Gayzha said...

Your are getting really good with your shots !!! Practice makes perfect :)

December 11, 2006 8:03 AM  

Blogger Senorito<- Ako said...

Laptop problems again ? Which brand did you buy ?

Here in NZ you can configure the laptop to your specs... from CPU, memory to hard drive. :) I think its cheaper here than in the pinas too.

I hope you get to post some new year shots and some parol shots.

December 11, 2006 8:12 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Hi Jase! My taking lessons had also helped me to become better. I will attend more classes in the future. :)

December 11, 2006 8:37 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

This has been going on for a year now, S.A.! Finally, HP is conceding that I return it unconditionally for a complete refund (with the help of DTI and my credit card company).

Two people I know had gone that route you speak of and very happy with their units. I am leaning towards a Mac, though.

Haven't started Christmas decor/light shoots, yet.

December 11, 2006 8:40 AM  

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Black and white naman ha! Iba ang dating ng B&W ano? I think you picked the appropriate subjects. Nice.

I also have so many things to do that I have been neglecting. I just might also need time away from the computer. :)

December 11, 2006 2:00 PM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Believe me, Irene ... not easy to stay away from a PC. I'm here now at an Internet shop at the mall and I had to go online to check my email. I had forgotten some info written on friends' emails and I also had to verify addresses of some stores; best is to check out their sites insted of calling on the phone (lines are eternally busy it seem).

That's how dependednt I've become on the cyberzone.

December 11, 2006 2:08 PM  

Blogger abet said...

Hi Eric,

Happy holidays...nasabi na lahat na maganda kaya greetings na lang po...enjoy your break...i did!!!Ingats po!

December 11, 2006 10:54 PM  

Blogger RAV Jr said...

Nice pics! Overworked kase ang pc, hehe... hope you'll be back soon!


December 12, 2006 1:06 AM  

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great black and white pics man. You seem like you're getting the hang of it by now ! :)

I'm signing off soon. Merry Xmas and Happy New Year to you pards. Wope you have a bountiful and prosperous 2007 :)

December 13, 2006 3:24 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Thanks Basey! Hanap at lagyan ko muna ng anti-virus bago ko gamitin bagong laptop ko. :)

December 13, 2006 5:40 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Oo nga DOPS ... hahaha!

December 13, 2006 5:41 AM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Hey, many thanks, BW! I wish you the same!

December 13, 2006 5:42 AM  

Blogger Sidney said...

I have a love/hate relationship with computers! ;-)
For sure I will never buy a HP computer again. Every two are three weeks I see a small white line appearing on the full lenght of my screen. This is already line 3...
Tell now it is not too bad, just very annoying...
I hate to spend money on repairs since this computer is already 2 years old.

Anyway, enjoy the Christmas holidays with your new babies (D80 & Mac)! ;-)

December 13, 2006 3:00 PM  

Blogger Señor Enrique said...

Hey Sidney! Have a wonderful and safe trip. We have lots of shoot outs when you get back. Enjoy the holidays!

December 13, 2006 5:26 PM  

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