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the small camera

You know my big camera, the Kaspian Monster, and of course the new phone camera is a blogging workhorse, but I don’t think you’ve ever met my small camera.  So here’s an “around the studio in available light with the … Continue reading

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a series of tubes

Remember how Senator Ted Stevens once famously told us that “the Internet is a series of tubes”?  (If you don’t, read about it here.)  This is apparently an analogy with staying power, since I was instantly reminded of it when … Continue reading

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car spotting– a little bit of ’56

Across the street from the drugstore, one day last week, I saw a nifty little ’56 Chevy.  A very little ’56 Chevy– “Chopster” is seriously shortened, a whole door shorter than the standard wheelbase Chevy wagon it must once have … Continue reading

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a visit to the apple store

Sitting here behind the wheel of Stinky, the old Lenovo ThinkPad, and feeling mightily content, since I’ve saved myself a thousand bucks or so, at least temporarily.  Have been enjoying a brief flirtation with the idea of a Mac laptop … Continue reading

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the answer to yesterday’s question is:

A small statue of a rat meditating!  Everybody needs a small Mexican pottery statue of Happy Buddha Rat*.   He is usually going to sit behind my keyboard under my monitor, but I took him outside to photograph him.  As usual, … Continue reading

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the dogs who belong to these

My dogs are normally pretty friendly, but they don’t want to meet the dogs that belong to these tie-outs.(More photographs of dogs with large, inexplicable rusty metal objects found on the sidewalks around the diggings for the new storm sewers.  … Continue reading

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an amazing display of direness

The dire corgi walked down the block yesterday and was suddenly surrounded by the forces of chaos!The lord of all he surveys. Doesn’t he look pleased with himself.  “Did I accomplish all this with only the power of my own … Continue reading

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lenticular bookmark wolf 4

It was Suki Haloo, you know, the Raven’s Cry girl who is a Serious Photographer in all caps, who made the next breakthrough in the whole Lenticular Bookmark Wolf Project. (Inspiring creative uproar in the basement of the Library since … Continue reading

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lenticular bookmark wolf 3

Of course, once Iowa emailed and texted her pics of the lenticular bookmark wolf to a dozen or so of her closest friends, the photographers among them started messing with them in their editing suites.  The results, she discovered, fell … Continue reading

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lenticular bookmark wolf 2

Bulletin Board Bulletin!!: This morning, the archive librarians of the Noakes Library, along with their student assistants, the pages and interns and that part of the general library riffraff (that’s us!) who know the top secret location of the Dreaded … Continue reading

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