I’ve been wanting to learn more about photography and up till now, I’ve been iPhone camera only. For most of my needs, the iPhone works good enough but I wanted to go a step further and invest some time learning the skills behind taking great photos. For my birthday I got a new mirrorless camera […]Read more "New Camera – Olympus OM-D Mark II"
Today is my thirty-ninth birthday and what better way to celebrate than sharing thirty-nine things I’ve learned over the years: If it’s out of your control you shouldn’t worry about it. People can’t take emotion out of the law or contacts. Every night reflect on your day Pen and paper will outlast digital When dating […]Read more "Thirty-Nine"
I love to do things outside and try to get the family out every weekend. Today was no different and we decided to hit a new trail that is nearby called the “South Fork Trail” which is located in McAdenville, NC and runs beside the South Fork River. It’s managed by the Carolina Thread Trails which […]Read more "Carolina Thread Trails: South Fork Trail"
Have you wished Operator Mono had ligatures similar to Fira Code? If so, here is a utility named Operator Mono Ligatures that will generate new OpenType fonts for Operator Mono that includes ligatures. Just be warned you do need the Operator Mono font first and it does cost around $200: NOTE: Because Operator Mono is […]Read more "Operator Mono with Ligatures"
With the Apple Watch, I was struggling to close my rings especially the standing. It seemed like nothing I did would cause it to close in those last 10 minutes after the warning came. So like all modern people, I went to Twitter to share my frustration. Ben Sampson replied with a few tips that […]Read more "Closing those Apple Watch Rings"
The Revenge of Analog by David Sax is a book I picked up for two reasons, I thought the cover was awesome, and I’ve been on an analog kick this year. I’ve switched to real books, using pen and paper, and even subscribing to magazines instead of reading online. So I thought this book would […]Read more "The Revenge of Analog"
The Washington Post has a story on how merchants are using Facebook to flood Amazon with fake reviews and this reminded me of the three-star review rule to save time and hassle. It works like this. Find a product you are interested in buying, scroll down to the customer reviews and select three stars to […]Read more "The Amazon Three Stars Rule"