Anatomy of a Present Unwrapping

Yesterday during our Christmas, the first present Anthony opened set a pattern that we saw repeated fairly often, one quite different than the wide-eyed wonder of a year ago...

Wrapping Off, but Still Unsure -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 22mm — 1/30 sec, f/2.8, ISO 400 — full exif
Wrapping Off, but Still Unsure
Recognition Starting to Set In -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 31mm — 1/30 sec, f/2.8, ISO 400 — full exif
Recognition Starting to Set In
“Houston, We Have a Toy!” (of some sort — at this point he still doesn't actually know what it is) -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 20mm — 1/40 sec, f/2.8, ISO 400 — full exif
“Houston, We Have a Toy!”
(of some sort — at this point he still doesn't actually know what it is)

He brought it to Mommy, asked what it was, and was thrilled to find out that his Aunt Marci and Uncle Marty had sent him two uniforms, one for a policeman and another for a chef....

Trying on the Policeman's Hat -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 45mm — 1/80 sec, f/3.2, ISO 640 — full exif
Trying on the Policeman's Hat
Lokin' Spiffy -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 45mm — 1/80 sec, f/3.2, ISO 640 — full exif
Lokin' Spiffy
Checking Out the Accessories -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 55mm — 1/50 sec, f/2.8, ISO 640 — full exif
Checking Out the Accessories
Dressed For Crime-Busting Success -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 55mm — 1/45 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1000 — full exif
Dressed For Crime-Busting Success
(By the way, Marci and Marty, that drum set for little Josh is in the mail) -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 55mm — 1/30 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1000 — full exif
(By the way, Marci and Marty, that drum set for little Josh is in the mail)

Later, Anthony and I were playing, and we pretended that I did something bad so that he could be a policeman and “get” me....

His “Crime Doesn't Pay” Look -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 20mm — 1/60 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1000 — full exif
His “Crime Doesn't Pay” Look
But It Sure Can Be Fun -- Kyoto, Japan -- Copyright 2007 Jeffrey Eric Francis Friedl, http://regex.info/blog/
Nikon D200 + Nikkor 17-55 f/2.8 @ 38mm — 1/45 sec, f/2.8, ISO 1000 — full exif
But It Sure Can Be Fun

Thanks Marci and Marty! The Chef outfit will have to be another post, as will the package that arrived from Aunt Natalie and Uncle Alan today, the big box from Grandma and Grandpa, the presents from Obaachan and Mommy and Daddy, and, of course, the big-daddy present from Santa.....


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