Feb 13, 2012
I have a bit of a penchant for lists, manifestos & declarations, so this missive from The CMO of Unilever, Simon Clift captured my imagination.
Posted by JDG on Mar 11, 2012
Lytro (www.lytro.com) unveiled the first Lytro consumer light field camera in October, opening up a completely new way to take and experience photos . The company calls the images captured “living pictures”. The Lytro is the first off-the-shelf ’light field...Read More
Posted by JDG on Feb 1, 2012
When people ask me about Android vs. iPhone, I like to refer to Robert M. Pirsig’s Zen & the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. Both the BMW & the Harley Motorcycles can make the trip. But the BMW rider looks down on the Harley, it’s not as seamless and requires...Read More
Posted by JDG on Dec 18, 2011
Noticed the rising sun reflecting off of some big glass windows onto a retaining pond. With the warming of the sunshine the snow started to glisten and melt. Next » View at Picasa 08-Dec-2011 09:00, Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i, 6.3, 171.0mm, 0.008 sec, ISO 100 View at PicasRead More
Posted by JDG on Dec 11, 2011
I purchased my first DSLR, a Canon T3i in July 2011 – I’m posting this a little more than six months later. I’ve been having a real blast. It was hard to justify the initial investment – with finances as tight as they are nowadays. But, I made a commitment to...Read More
Posted by JDG on Oct 12, 2011
I try to have my DSLR with me in the car when there’s some nice sunlight to be had. Trying to make the effort to pull over when I catch some exquisite little little scene out of the corner of my eye. View at Picasa 20-Dec-2011 10:16, Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i, 8.0, 240.0mm,...Read More
Posted by JDG on Aug 28, 2011
Teamed up with my former partner-in-crime DL for a really great day of shooting Graffitti ‘n’ Grime, hipsters & dipsters, Street folk & Street Musicians. Had a blast – so much texture and colour and decay and energy, everywhere you look something interesting,...Read More
Posted by JDG on Jun 10, 2011
Caught some of the the little tree frogs at my sister’s place in the escarpment cooling themselves in a little waterfall. View at Picasa 09-Oct-2011 16:32, Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i, 8.0, 250.0mm, 0.04 sec, ISO 800 View at Picasa 09-Oct-2011 16:33, Canon Canon EOS REBELRead More
Posted by JDG on Mar 22, 2009
Dan Roam talks about persuading people with pictures. Whether convincing leadership to back a project, getting a VC to fund a business, building consensus on a project team, nothing is more powerful than a simple picture for persuading others to take action. Way of the Whiteboard...Read More
Nov 10, 2011
Some hight contrast shots I grabbed just over my back fence. View at Picasa 15-Nov-2011 17:57, Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i, 5.6, 250.0mm, 0.008 sec, ISO 400 View at Picasa 15-Nov-2011 17:57, Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i, 5.6, 250.0mm, 0.008 sec, ISO 400 View at Picasa 15-Nov-2011 17:57, Canon Canon EOS REBEL T3i, 5.6, 250.0mm, 0.008 sec, ISO 400
Jul 14, 2011
Today I noticed a big change in how Google was handling Multiple Accounts. After many years of peaceful coexistence, my personal Gmail and work Apps for Business accounts could not be open at the same time in separate tabs. After some cursing and frustration, I found an important account setting that needed to be changed: (NB: have to do this in each...
There’s a certain haunting beauty to so many Canadian winter landscapes. I love the intense and striking quality of winter light. On the way home, I was enjoying the lovely, painted scenery passing by my window – so I automatically (without looking) captured a series of these striking landscape images, and edited them down to this little...
Feb 26, 2010
Saying goodbye to a great friend and colleague today. Gonna really miss Kim. Goddamn recession sucks. “Everybody’s weird. Actually, now I’m convinced everybody’s delusional.” - Kim McQuaite Keep in Touch with Kim on Facebook Kim just is. Any life has its ups and downs, its share of scraped knees, and bumped elbows. And yet to the...
Before we get to our volume shortfall or new competitive pressures, let's all scrutinize the font choice of this package promotion... © Copyright 2000 - 2008 by Tom Fishburne. All rights reserved.