RIP Rev. Robert Palladino, calligrapher who inspired Steve Jobs at Reed College in Oregon.
A bit late for Valentine’s Day but, acrylic paint roses.
You think I post lots of links: Hah! see Doc Searls’ Bag o’ Tags
Kirk McElhearn, Kirkville, End of Solitude in internet age…
Walden is, of course, in the public domain and available as ebook with a few clicks of the intermouse.
and interestingly enough, Bruce Schneier looks at the web as a bot for both good and otherwise
Really good thoughtful pieces for your Saturday.
In NYC, they’re cutting back tourist heli flights, even though the complaints to NYC are miniscule.
Meanwhile, on the other side of the world, they’re starting tourism ops over objections in Goa, India.
Thoughts on being a foreigner by Kirkville. Some of the notes resonate. Interesting read if you have a couple of minutes.
The famous ‘Migrant Mother’ image by Dorothea Lange was made in Nipomo, just miles from where I’m working now. Golly! And now they are… proposing a park on the theme. Hm. Also:
Not sure what a ‘bullet photo’ is but using 100 pinhole film cameras in a ring to catch action shots and turn them into a video… is something! The 4-minute video is interesting!
Now for a ‘today’ shot to freshen up the old stuff:
Walking in the hills enjoying sea fog rolling in and sunset, came to an opening and saw the sun rays peeking across treed ridge and below the fog, and a person and dog walking on the Rice Ranch trails across the way.
[Canon S110; Aperture cropped, sent to Pixelmator for levels and miniature effect]