1 The Apple store in Soho is located in a former US Post Office.
2 The familiar logo - Apple has opened over 323 stores worldwide.
3 The Apple Store employees were dressed in red for the holidays and ready and quite able to assist.
4 A sign announcing my appearance
5 The the central, skylit glass staircase to the second floor of the store where I spoke - you find a diverse group of customers, from hipsters to baby boomers.
6 The Soho store is very spacious and has two floors.
7 There are several kids' stations setup throughout the store.
8 The seats at those stations fill up fast!
9 A vast array of speaker docks developed for iPods and iPhones is on display.
10 The Apple Store is set up very cleanly, with big tables displaying working models of their products.
11 Here is the Genius Bar, where customers can make appointments to get technical support for an Apple product.
12 Geniuses at work!
13 The new iPod touch offering more options than ever!
14 The extremely popular new iPhone 4
15 The new MacBook Air looks really amazing!
16 So thin and lightweight!
17 iPod Shuffles and Nanos of all different colors ready to be gifted this season
18 And the fabulous iPad - get them while they're still in stock!
19 Customers trying out the large-screen iMacs - We use these great computers in my blog studio. Big screens are great for photo editing.
20 There are so many different options for carrying your new Apple laptop!
21 And a rainbow of colors for accessorizing your new iPhone 4!
22 The sign says it all. It's astounding how many different formats the Beatles' music has been heard on.
23 This was the station set up for my appearance, which enabled viewing the iPad up on the big screen.
24 A very no-nonsense stage
25 Another photo op time
26 The whole lecture was filmed and taped for an upcoming podcast.
27 A stern warning!
28 My Date Night companions were my moderators for the evening - Jim and Brendan.
29 As usual, Jim and Brendan were a lot of fun and asked many good questions.
30 Our Chief Creative and Editorial Director, Gael Towey, introduced our digital magazine on the big screen.
31 Our digital magazine cover of Boundless Beauty, was recently rated by Time Magazine as one of the top ten covers of the year.
32 Videos are embedded into the digital magazine, such as this one all about flower arranging.
33 There's a fabulous story about a trip to Alaska, all shot with one photographer and a Canon 5D camera, which can be used for both stills and stunning video.
34 What is the filling in this flaky phyllo dough?
35 Just touch the screen to see what's inside!
36 We also demoed our fantastic cookie app called Martha Stewart Makes Cookies.
37 To select a cookie you want to bake, simply scroll through the cookie runway and touch your choice!
38 By using the reshuffle option, you can narrow down the choices on the cookie runway.
39 Or scroll through our cookie search wheel to mix and match types and flavors until you find just the right cookie.
40 There was ample time for audience Q&A and some very good questions were asked.
41 Some of my people sat in the front row - Susan Magrino, Missy Foristall, Sarah Gormley, and Katherine Nash.
42 Gael took questions from the audience, as well.
43 Can you tell that this audience member is a fan of my dogs? What a great shirt!
44 There were lot's of fans wanting to take pictures of me with their iPhones as I headed out.