Quotes of the day

“Use the best: Linux for servers, Mac for graphics, Windows for Solitaire.” “At the age of twelve, I began hustling newspapers like many other great Americans had done. The only difference was that they became great.” Similar posts: Blogger activism A primate’s laugh Irreverent fun Good old geeky IRC The urban legend of the LandLords,…

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Firefox Rocks!

I‘ve been using the very stable newest beta version of Firefox (1.5 Beta 2) for a few days now and more than ever love my browser. The final release of version 1.5 is expected later this year, but current 1.07 version performs just as well and everyone should check it out. Firefox turns the task…

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Snapshots

Why always be neat and picky about our photography? Yeah sure, I usually consider the rule of thirds to be my bible and spend an eternity refining my angles and framing and light and exposure and composition and… wait a minute! Spontaneous is good too! Snapshots retain more of a subject’s life, they convey better…

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The Magic of Lanterns

Every year in fall, the Montreal Botanical Garden hosts "The Magic of Lanterns", a dazzling exposition of lighted hand-made paper sculptures in the finest Chinese tradition. This year’s theme was "In the Kingdom of the Birds". I’ve posted a few samples in the Traveling Colors gallery, also accessible directly via the thumbnails below. 02-12-08 Update:…

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