Macro-pped

The last few installments of Slingshot to Kruger are brewing, their publication somehow slowed by the many imponderables of life. Despair not, they will happen. In the meantime, in search of easy distraction, I have revamped my macro setup and improved the props. My latest addition is the simplest of them all, the famous Pringles…

Browser Wars

Update: Well it would seem I was wrong. Internet Explorer 9 now supports at least some CSS3 standards!  I just realized that it correctly renders both the "box-shadow" and "border-radius" properties, which is a wonderful improvement, especially since the new template is going to rely on these heavily! T’was the year 1984. I wore crepe…

A weird trick

New York, as it turns out, is plagued with late season-blooming mosquitoes. As the temperature rose yesterday to 18°C and is now hovering around 15°C, the little bastards manage to rise again and again, like Peter Sellers failing to die in the hilarious opening scene of "The Party". By late autumn, one grows weary of…