12/14/06 300 W - + 12 - 12 More Yearly Stats, Part 1
This year, 197 incidents or events were posted to Mike's photo site
. The split was 108 shot by Mike and 89 shot by Lee. The numbers do not include links to Lee's photo site, which started in September, a couple months after his photo site
Links to Lee's site, versus hosting the photos, commenced in September.
The totals of posted images numbered about 7,500. The split was about 3,800 shot by Lee and 3,700 shot by Mike. As noted above, Lee's images were posted through September.
Dividing the latter by the former, the average number of posted images per incident or event was 38.
Usage of Mike's photo site: 6,258 visits to the main page last month, or about 200 per day. 68,114 visits to the main page this year, or about 1,360 per week.
What was posted? Lots and lots of fires, including a number shot by both Lee and Mike: the major fire on Newton Road on 1/7, Bush Street on 1/19, Yancey Street on 2/1, Timberwood Drive on 3/16, the MF on Green Road on 4/3, the MF on Martin Street on 4/16, the MF on Lanier Club Drive and the working fire on Parker Croft Court during the storms on 4/22, the MF on Hempshire Place on 6/23, the MF on Banks Hill Row on August 4, the fatal MF on Rose Lane on 8/6, and the MF on Mill Village Road on 9/26.
There were also lots of wrecks, a number of drills, a number of new deliveries, some station photos, some station construction photos, some haz-mat incidents, a couple promotional ceremonies, the tabletop simulator at the Keeter Training Center, the tower dedication at the Keeter Training Center, the State Fireman's Association convention, the Fallen Firefighter's Foundation monument dedication, the June 14 flooding, the RFD mobile command post, the State Fair, the MS boot drive, and the Raleigh Christmas Parade. Among other things.