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Richard J. Ballard: Consulting, Photography and Afterhours

Copyright 2010, 2013-2019 by Richard J. Ballard -- All Rights Reserved.

I am a Saint Louis Missouri consultant specializing in small business computing, imaging, audio and security. I can be reached during the day (and during evenings in case of emergencies) at (314) 776-2799 (telephone only, no voice mail). My schedule is busy but flexible.

I have a Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering; my Electrical Engineering interests grew from my ham radio activities (currently licensed as KD0AZ) during high school. My language skills are deficient: United States English and some Latin. I am a baptized Methodist -- I claim no other religious affiliation.

Consulting Resources

An amateur photographer since 1971, I am pursuing a second career in photography and HD video. I use an accessorized Sony ALPHA NEX-7 camera for serious photography and HD video. I use a Sony HD camcorder for informal photography and HD video. I have 64-bit photo and video editing software, and I am equipped to digitize and to restore 35mm negatives and transparencies. A collection of my photography (including satiric graphics) currently is viewable at Richard Ballard Photos on MySpace.

Media Blog

I'll use this space to post IMO media worthwhile examples (e.g., a photograph, slideshow or video) with updates on no particular schedule:

Saint Louis Labor Day weekend blues festival
I am happy that the Laclede's Landing merchants are reviving the Saint Louis Labor Day weekend blues festival.

My afterhours activities are cycling, cooking and pondering unfathomable culture.

I can visualize a person reading my unfathomable culture topic list, wrinkling their nose and thinking Discussing some of these topics is not politically correct! My goal is not to offend; instead my goal is to understand. IMO understanding is good.

Saint Louis Missouri Resources

Saint Louis Missouri book and film selections
Saint Louis Missouri music selections

Sexuality Resources

neo-Tantra Definitions book selections

Magick Resources

Pagan Books And Films selections
Vampires In History And Popular Culture selections

Cultural Resources

My Favorites selections
We're Only In It For The Money: Are we having fun yet?

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Comments? Send Richard a message at RBall84213@att.net.