Month: July 2009

fukuzilla

Head over to wrigleyvillerooftops.com and their masthead will treat you to a Godzilla-sized Kosuke Fukudome creeping out of the Bud Light Bleachers of Wrigley Field with his eyes focused on someone in the upper deck, perhaps Len Kasper in the media section? Even stranger is the other feature in the collage (not shown in the …

fukuzilla Read More »

Chicago Cubs hotel

View Larger Map Here’s a bit of Chicago Cubs history. Sheridan Plaza at 4607 N. Sheridan Road, is where many Cubs from the 1940s lived. From chicagorealestatedaily.com: In a 1995 interview, centerfielder Andy Pafko remembered walking to and from Wrigley with pitching ace Claude Passeau, who also lived in Sheridan Plaza. I liked saving the …

Chicago Cubs hotel Read More »

going back to film

This week I bought a used Nikon FE 35mm film SLR camera on eBay for $62 (shipping included). That’s an awesome deal for an FE in great shape. I had budgeted to spend twice as much. Tomorrow’s post will have a checklist of things to look for when inspecting a used SLR camera. I checked …

going back to film Read More »

laser cut house in a book

Olafur Elliasson has created a 3-dimensional house inside a book using a laser etcher. I love lasers. via printeresting and The Laser Cutter Blog