Archive for date: June 2, 2005

Historic Magazine About Aerial Photography

June 2, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

While surfing, I found this cool scan of Photo Miniature magazine which was published in 1903. It covered the field of aerial photography, and includes some amazing photos taken from kites and balloons. Check it out.

The Weirdest Book I Ever Got

June 2, 2005 | Stupidity | By: Mark VandeWettering

Check out this blogger’s report about theferrett: The Weirdest Book I Ever Got, his exposure to The Creationist’s View of the DINOSAURS and the Theory of Evolution. The pictures are priceless. Addendum: Here is the author’s website where you can order a copy of your own.

Ukulele Beatles Fun!

June 2, 2005 | Music | By: Mark VandeWettering

Previously I mentioned a $22 build it yourself ukulele kit and also found an inspiring rendition of Live and Let Die performed on the ukulele (absolutely brilliant). In that same spirit, here is Ukulele Beatles Fun, a very cool site which lists somewhere around sixty different Beatles songs that you can click on, and it […]

Ed Halley’s GIMP Tutorial on Using Multiple Exposures

June 2, 2005 | Arts and Crafts | By: Mark VandeWettering

I was searching for a program that I only vaguely recall (which I didn’t find) but I did find Ed Halley’s GIMP Tutorial on Using Multiple Exposures which has many cool ideas on creating translucency (ghost) effects, removing moving cars from highways, creating crowds, and blending exposures. Bookmarked for future ideas.

Brainwagon Radio: Mystery Podcast

June 2, 2005 | Brainwagon Radio, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Yesterday I recorded a podcast on the way to work, but due to a computer glitch at work, I was unable to upload it immediately. As a result, I simply can’t remember what the heck it was about. I suspect that at least part of it was a rant against automobile repair places, but beyond […]