Monthly Archives: January 2009

Getting organized

Here’s another photo with the new Zeiss Planar on a Leica M8 body. “Optically I judge it superior to any of the Leica 50mm f2 Summicron-M lenses I have used” says John Kwok. High praise, especially given how much cheaper … Continue reading

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Good (fully transparent) morning

I see my (klutz) adventures with a plastic tub of Whole Foods soup, have sparked a lot of comments. I don’t mind being open about misadventures (think: Homer Simpson’s ‘Doh’ moments). I’m a klutz as well as a geek. My … Continue reading

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Would have been lunch

Sure looked like a ‘soup container’ to me…

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The lens as therapy

We’re really having fun with the new Zeiss Planar, carrying it on either an M8 (digital) or M4 (film) body pretty much everywhere we go. I like the saturation, as well as the sharpness: this snap taken in the back … Continue reading

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The new lens

A week ago, Scott and I made a Saturday morning run to Keeble & Shuchat, one of the Bay Area’s best camera stores. Scott was looking for a tripod and I was just looking (honest, dear). While Scott perused the … Continue reading

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The Best Government Tech of the Bush Years

The Best Government Tech of the Bush Years | Epicenter from Wired.com: “” The CIA uses Facebook to recruit…

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Trojan virus spreads to '20,000 Macs'

Trojan virus spreads to as many as 20,000 Macs (Via Boy Genius Report.) The risks of ‘free’ (stolen) software…

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