points to the winning photographs
of a contest
I had never heard of. Worth a look.
Now here's very entertaining weblog kept by an Olympics employee, currently detailing his day to day experiences
helping maintain the speed-skating venue.
It's no Mad Ape Den
, but Paul Ford has an interesting piece written in all one pulse words: Game for Small Sounds
Phoebe (3 yrs old): Are you sad?
Me (31 yrs old): Yes, a little.
M: Because I'm having trouble writing my book.
P: What? Riding your bike?
M: No, writing my book.
Seems like the digital photography tech scene is always filled with big ideas and vaporware
, but this article
on a new company by technological visionary Carver Mead is still worth a read. It even has a handy infographic
on how his new light-sensing chip would work.
Added another song from a couple of years ago to the band page: I've Got Something
In the interests of getting me back into recording music, I've launched a new section of this site for my recordings: Best Option
. I've put up two MP3s, one recorded a number of years ago with my friend JR, the other recorded last Friday night. They are both pretty lo-fi, and I expect that'll be the same with future efforts; I'm experimenting with first take recording, whereby I only allow myself to record each track once, and also record vocals without a known melody or lyrics. Right now it's more important for me to produce than to perfect.