Detritus 652

    ▶ beautiful xpan prints by Virgilijus Usinavicius-Augulis     ▶ Bill Watterson, Picasso, and HN On Self Promotion     ▶ mmmm eigenvalue chords     ▶ a lot of invaluable wisdom in this thread     ▶…

Encoded

Close-up of the edge of a 35mm film print. Every last bit of space is used for audio data: Left: Sony Dynamic Digital Sound (SDDS) Between sprocket holes: Dolby Digital Waveform pairs on the right: Analog optical sound Right dashed…

Detritus 651

    ▶ source: unknown guitar pedal PCB     ▶ wow what a module!!     ▶ As far as pranks go, this is brilliant!     ▶ Fascinating story: Group of Monks in 1960s Japan bring the Curse…

Sunflowers

These were all taken with Canon 1V with EF100L macro lens and Kodak TriX400 I’ve noticed a few times how red/crimson translates beautifully to B&W! Photo above is of this mutant sunflower: Might have to take the 1V and macro…

DIY

Spent the last week removing and replacing the PVC roof on the porch at the back of my house. The old roof was so old it was brittle and full of holes and cracks, which is what enabled me to…

Three shots

Fuji TX2/XPAN2 x Fuji Acros 100 just got 7 rolls back from lab! three versions of the same shot: Kapiti Island with a favourite tree & bird trio Fuji TX2/XPAN2 x Fuji Venus 800 (changing rolls at an interesting location…

Detritus 649

    ▶ Ryuichi Sakamoto & Shiro Takatani – TIME     ▶ Where Did the Long Tail Go? – interesting article with many interesting comments (makes a change from social medias shallow commentary) – another article worth a read,…

Tamarillo

First two Tamarillos are ripe, weirdly these two were outside. All the others are in my greenhouse and are still quite firm… Lots of good recipes here First I’ll try tamarillo crumble, then tamarillo muffins… and then maybe make chutney!…