Welcome to BGH!!! Lots of great people here and some good info as well. About the pics... I got this info from this site: How big was the picture file? If it's very big and your connection is slow, it will take a while to upload. If the file is over 4 MB in file size, it won't upload at all. We recommend that photos be reduced in size and file size before uploading. This will not only save on your file space but also upload much more quickly.
Let me start by telling you the story of two Johns.
John number one went on a day hike with a couple of friends in the Cascade Mountains about an hour from Seattle. He somehow got separated from his buddies and became lost. John was dressed in casual cloths for a warm weather day hike and had nothing but a lunch with him. He spent three days in those mountains and luckily made it out to tell the story.
John number two, a friend of John number one, was much better prepared when...