Month: February 2009

$1 calendars at Borders

Get over to your local Borders NOW! It’s that time of year for $1 calendars. I was at the Borders in Oak Brook and they had TONS of calendars. The weird thing is that I was there a couple weeks ago and the calendars were $4 and there was a very, very small selection. Some …

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Nikon D400 coming

My 6 megapixel SLR is showing its age. I’m itching for a full frame 16+ megapixel SLR. Problem is that the only such Nikon that currently exists is the D3X. 8 grand. ouch. I’ve been keeping a close eye on nikonrumors.com especially considering that the big PMA show is coming in the first week of …

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you be the judge

The AP (Associated Press) is now saying they’re not happy about their image being the inspiration for the uber-famous Obama poster by Shepard Fairey and they want Fairey to show them the money. Fairey has acknowledged that the illustration was based on Manny Garcia’s 2006 photograph. Sounds a bit greedy to me. I’m quite biased …

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Nikon microscope attachment

Now just what would I magnify first if I got my hands on the Nikon Fabre Photo EX? It’s a stereoscopic microscope with up to 66 times magnification. It hooks up to any Nikon DSLR. Now that’s velvet. It looks like it’s only available in Japan for now. surprise, surprise. About $1200.

something really cool in Copenhagen

Can you believe nowhere on the internet does someone say, “something really cool in Copenhagen”? Well that ends now! BearatoneSEA on Flickr took this photo of a sign in City Hall Square in Copenhagen. And I must say it’s something really cool in Copenhagen.

something really cool in London

Can you believe nowhere on the internet does someone say, “something really cool in London”? Well that ends now! A blogger named Qype found this chocolate tank at Rococo Chocolates on Marylebone High Street in London. And I must say it’s something really cool in London.