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: ‘68 Europe. This is how people used to organize “albums” 😆. Apparently we also …

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: Why didn’t anyone tell me that “Joe Pera Talks With You” is the greatest thing on …

: I need to stop installing Linux. baty.blog/2022/stop…

: I can’t explain why, but it makes me uncomfortable knowing that 1Password has more than 500 …

: This afternoon’s antidote to spending the entire morning futzing around with Linux.

: Here’s another found negative. Mid-1960s. Not sure where. Nassau, possibly.

: I spent the morning installing Regolith Linux on my old ThinkPad. I can’t stand the trackpad …

: Found a few new unknown negatives. Not sure who they belonged to. All transparencies (Kodachrome and …

: Brought this back into rotation and gave it a prominent spot on my desk.

: Tinderbox or Emacs for my daily blogging? I’m catatonic over it. I want both.

: I don’t see many people talking about “The Righteous Gemstones”. I found it odd …

: After living with it for a couple days, I think I’ll stick with Hitchens, @pimoore’s …

: The change to using only one computer was the greatest thing I’ve ever done for my sanity. I …

: Paul Ford, brilliant as always: The supply chain is fractal: Zoom in on your stuff and …

: I enjoyed “The Silent Sea” (Netflix) very much.

: Trying @pimoore’s Hitchens theme. It’s so vivid! But, I’m not changing anything, …

: A short review of my blogging with Tinderbox experiment: daily.baty.net/posts/202…

: I’ve always considered printing these tiny Instax prints from my phone to be cheating. I …

: I dropped the Printfile sheet on the scanner and pressed the button. Then cropped to a single frame …

: I don’t know how to work an inkjet printer. copingmechanism.com/2022/abou…

: Thinking about family snapshots copingmechanism.com/2022/what…

: I learned today that I can trigger the camera by stepping on the release bulb. Look ma, no hands! …

: My wife surprised me with an ice cream maker for Christmas and I’ve since learned that …

: There, that’s a little better. (Still playing with strobes in the basement)

: Portraits are all about hair and lighting and I pretty much nailed both of those here, eh?

: I spent some time over the past couple of weeks creating a new blog using Tinderbox. It’s to a …

: Well, hello again. How’s everyone doing? I’ve missed you.

: Upgrades always make me nervous.

: Arcane is not at all the kind of show I’m interested in. And yet, after 3 episodes I’m …

: I’m feeling very analog this morning. This tends to happen after an evening of making prints …

: Brett Terpstra updates one of my favorite utilities: Doing 2.0

: The Bad Guys continue to win while the Good Guys are off in a corner distracting themselves by …

: Every time I think I want to dip my toes back into web development, the first thing I’m told …

: I went to a bookstore yesterday: baty.blog/2021/11/1…

: I love how I get to call my random pile of notes a “Knowledge Graph” now. Overthinking …

: A reminder that this is my dream office. (scan of found negative given to me by my brother in law, …

: Am I bored? Yeah, maybe a little.

: I started bingeing “Final Space” on HBO and I feel like it’s one of those shows I …

: The word “Evil” is too often used when what one means is, “not something I approve …

: Even ISO 3200 film can’t save me at a restaurant. copingmechanism.com/2021/from…

: It’s not an every day camera, but as beautiful as the Linhof is, it doesn’t need to be. …

: Me, in a nutshell.

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: Time for some fresh chemistry

: I handled this roll backward. I made silver gelatin prints in the darkroom first, then scanned the …

: This may not be the fastest or most convenient way to go through my photos, but I sure enjoy it.

: I suspect that the life I’m looking for is one that involves no “package manager” …

: TiddlyWiki really is a remarkable bit of software. I’m reminded of this daily.

: I don’t enjoy making contact sheets, but I love having them.

: The internet was down for a short time earlier and for a second there I thought maybe I’d be …

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: The thing I like about omg.lol is that I don’t get the feeling it’s trying too hard. …

: /Users/jbaty/Library/Mobile Documents/com~apple~CloudDocs is a bullshit place to make me keep files

: It’s possible that the worst thing for my productivity was thinking, “But what about …

: Dusted off my Tinderbox Daybook again. I was immediately reminded how crazy powerful Tinderbox is …

: I have yet to see evidence of a sane conversation around the behavior of cyclists vs car drivers. …

: I have been harshly evaluating software license/subscription renewals as they come due, but I never …

: As a long-time Vim user, I end up accidentally typing a lot of slack messages like this.

: Succession is turning into a cartoon

: I love that old-school bowling alleys like this still exist. Six lanes. Manual scoring using grease …

: Did Instagram suddenly start displaying photos much larger in the web UI? They seem bigger …

: The best tweets are always the ones that point to something else

: I’m trying to avoid playing with new things if they also introduce new long-term dependencies.

: TiddlyWiki and now Drummer have helped me realize that I don’t really want to capital-B …

: I’m quite satisfied with Drummer for most of the things I write that can be public. I find it …

: Canceling subscriptions is very satisfying

: Mantra for today ( from Thomas Paine): “The more simple anything is, the less liable it is to …

: Good morning

: Remember earlier when I thought I knew what kind of day it was going to be? Well, no.

: I had dreams once

: Oh, I see what kind of day this is going to be.

: Oh, I see what kind of day this is going to be.

: Oh dear, I “accidentally” opened Mutt this morning. Now I’m up to my neck in …

: OMG, I’m so in love with the restored Tabs in Safari’s latest that I’m giddy. This …

: Kind of defeats the purpose of having such a small camera

: So help me if Facebook changes its name to something that mucks up my searches

: I’ve decided to run my Drummer blog at baty.blog. I like the domain. It’s short, …

: Upgraded to the latest beta of Monterey and look what happened. Real Tabs!

: Image test. M-43 for lunch at HopCat

: A quick test of Printing my Drummer blog

: In 3 days no normal user will even notice the notch, let alone argue incessantly about it for a …

: That was fast. Drummer and Micro.blog (this post was published directly from a Drummer outline)

: I think about this a lot

: “Asleep? No, no, I’ve been up for a while, why?”

: I’m no longer automatically cross-posting from the other blog to Micro.blog. It’s extra …

: Preparing for a gear purge. This is going to sting a little. (full size).

: Cool thing about large format is that there’s enough resolution to see the whisker shavings …

: The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing me that the solution to having too many …

: Leica Summicron-M 35mm ASPH and Leica APO-Summicron-SL 35mm ASPH. The size difference between these …

: Just gobsmacked by this talk from Sam Abell. I’ve long admired his photographs, but this might …

: Of course I’m trying Dave Winer’s new blogging tool, Drummer. …

: We Need To Print Our Photos So We Have Something To Write On You’ll only regret not doing …

: Gruber: “In fact, in recent years I think Markdown is in use in far too many places where …

: If anyone is interested in a pretty special Leica M6, mine is for sale. It’s one of the last …

: Always keep at least one eye on the birds

: A pretty good intro to what Roon is and when/why one might want to pay for it. (Part 1): …

: Found the little Audioengine A2+ speakers that I though I’d lost in the move. Tried them for …

: I hate to admit it, but I’m not enjoying this season of Ted Lasso. I think it’s because …

: It’s this sort of day.

: Found the little Bolex 8mm (1960). I doubt I’ll be shooting any more regular 8mm movie film …

: Me. Newaygo, MI. (1982)

: How I’m managing a local TiddlyWiki from all my devices. baty.blog/2021/mana…

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: D’ya ever wake up irritated with the entire universe? Happened to me today, so I may need to …

: See, the thing with digital is that I can’t help but turn the dials up just a smidge too high.

: Reading the release notes for Org mode 9.5 reminds me how much stuff there is in Org. Everything, …

: I know I should be waiting for whatever read-later thing Readwise is making, but for five bucks …

: Trying Safari 15 (again) on my Mac today. I can now disable the new and wildly unnecessary tab bar …

: “double-charm tetraquark” is a pretty cool name

: I wish the Letterboxd people would build a version for books.

: Trying something new on the office wall. I like to change things up, so this should help. Not sure I …

: Dan Seifert is absolutely right about Apple’s terrible decision to omit a power button from …

: I like skimming through my photo library.

: “Squid Game” is not the kind of show for me. On the other hand, I can’t get enough …

: Well darn, I’m going to be on the road during today’s Gardens and Streams II event so …

: As a left-handed person, I feel like the Pencil attaches to the wrong side of the new iPad Mini.

: How many times will I look at a show on Rotten Tomatoes and think, “Well, that looks pretty …

: I’ve always liked this photo of my Niece from 2010. Kodachrome. Camera unknown.

: Just render the HTML on the damn server and send it to me.

: Found my Vivian Maier film spool, finally. It’s a silly thing, but I think it’s neat.

: Occasionally, I’ll try switching out the HHKB and using the Realforce R2 instead, since it has …

: I like too many things. Yay for me, but things would be simpler if I didn’t.

: Apropos of our Kobo thread yesterday, from LibraryThing this morning, an interview with Michael …

: Feeds Mage (from the Mailbrew folks) helps you “discover great blogs lost in your Twitter …

: Re-scanned some of the Kodachromes I shot before it went away: copingmechanism.com/2021/some…

: Finally got around to creating a memorial book for my German Shepherd, Zim. He died in 2014, so …

: Soren Bjornstad has a video describing his new, cleaned-up, TiddlyWiki-based, do-everything, …

: I’m rescanning a bunch of Kodachrome because for some reason the last time I scanned them I …

: When someone askes a question and I know they cross-post to several services, I don’t know …

: A few from Roll 2021-033 using the Olympus OM-1n. copingmechanism.com/2021/from…

: On the other hand, I do have a battery adapter for use in the OM-1n. The voltage is different, so …

: I’ll probably retire the Canonet. It’s those Mercury batteries sealing its fate. There …

: I’m glad I don’t like Blackwing pencils because this looks like a fun collection (for …

: I’m tired of hosting so much stuff. baty.blog/2021/no-y…

: Just finished (re)reading Dune. Last time was in the early 90s, I think. I still love it.

: Please Stop Closing Forums And Moving People To Discord They are not the same thing, and will never …

: I used to have a Nikon F6 and the feature I miss most is that it imprinted exposure/date information …

: I can’t decide if this is beautiful or terrifying. (Not my camera, Posted by Peter)

: Friends got a new puppy, Charlie (aka Chuck). Bulldogs are adorable.

: I prefer the Sennheiser HD 650 Headphones to the Apple AirPods Max in every way other than when …

: This will probably be the last roll I put through the Autocord. …

: I don’t love 28mm lenses, but I love the little GR III in spite of its wide, 28mm lens. …

: When I’m in a foul mood, Royal Republic helps: youtu.be/D_YCl7pp7…

: Maybe we should finally abandon the silly Comic Sans hate cult pile-on now? What’s Wrong With Comic …

: Today’s pairing: A rough-around-the-edges 1962 Minolta Autocord and Kodak BW400CN (C-41) film …

: How did I not know about the Mystery Flesh Pit? mysteryfleshpit.tumblr.com. This is what the …

: The band (of Leica M cameras) is back together, now that my M4 has been repaired and overhauled. …

: Making larger (but not too large) digital prints: copingmechanism.com/2021/maki…

: Using strobes with film is challenging. I metered this thoroughly and it’s still underexposed. …

: The wrong side is winning.

: A few studio large format self-portraits. copingmechanism.com/2021/a-fe…

: She’s a funny sleeper

: Trying this today.

: Every time I run across a roll of positive film, I wonder why we all don’t shoot it all the …

: I had a pretty good year at the movies in 1984.

: Remember when I said I was going to use up all my old film first? Yeah, well KEH had a sale on HP5 …

: The “charm” of vintage lenses?: copingmechanism.com/2021/the-…

: Binged season one of “Brand New Cherry Flavor” and thoroughly enjoyed it. It’s …

: Changed things up for a while yesterday. Calming.

: I was bored, so baty.blog is back on Ghost. baty.blog/2021/if-i…

: The notetaking dream is real 😆 : www.baty.blog/2021/dev-…

: Challenging myself to use up my old film stock: copingmechanism.com/2021/old-…

: I ran a roll of TMAX 100 through the Nikon F3. (Yes, sorry, more dogs). …

: Even the comments on Instagram have essentially become ads.

: I mean, it’s not like I couldn’t see that I still had the dark slide in my mouth.

: Action photography with the Hasselblad :).

: I’m bringing two wildly different rangefinders out today.

: Yet another 4x5 failure, but I’m optimistic about the Grafmatic film holder. …

: I see there’s now a PhotoPrism droplet at Digital Ocean. This means I could spin up an …

: Oh look, I changed my photo process again :). copingmechanism.com/2021/phot…

: I’m glad I picked up a couple JOBOs while they were still practically giving them away on …

: You know, there’s always Pass :). www.passwordstore.org

: I’m jbaty on Glass. I like it. I don’t love it. It looks nice, but behaves strangely in …

: Avoiding the daily news cycle has done wonders for my mood and mental health over the past few …

: Almost forgot about this meme from 2002 that showed up in public restrooms.

: I found this photo in an old folder on my Mac. It probably deserves a trigger warning. Not for the …

: Had lunch with my mom yesterday. She’s pretty cute.

: “And as it is such, so also as such is it unto you”

: Electron is the Nickelback of the internet 😝: www.baty.blog/2021/1pas…

: Huh. Didn’t know that. Go to any GitHub repo and press "." 😉 — Joel Califa …

: 1Password 8 uses Electron and the internet is already collectively shitting its pants before even …

: Twitter threads are awesome

: I was given half a box of expired Ektar on 4x5 so I thought I’d try it. Vivid! Still hard …

: Looking forward to trying Glass as an alternative to Instagram: …

: I might be firing up “The Lathe” newsletter again. Some changes: …

: There, that’s a little better.

: Whoops. Framing! (Linhof 4x5)

: Large format challenges: copingmechanism.com/2021/4x5-…

: My daughter is getting the hang of focusing and metering the rangefinder. Here’s one she took …

: Can anyone explain to me the rules for “Pinned” browser tabs in anything other than …

: First impressions of the Linhof Master Technika copingmechanism.com/2021/linh…

: A few from roll 2021-020 (Leica MP/HP5+): copingmechanism.com/2021/from…

: I’ll need more practice hand-holding and focusing the big camera, but it’s fun.

: All boxes should look like this Linhof box (for the “Anatomical grip”)

: Totally natural self-portrait pose. Yep, totally. I’m home alone today so testing the new …

: This seems excessive 😁

: I’ve decided to experiment with a photography-only Instagram account. …

: Everything is too complicated. I don’t think it’s just me being old that makes me feel …

: Well then it’s not really a newsletter, is it? www.baty.blog/2021/just…

: First test with the new 4x5 camera. Focused using the rangefinder and viewfinder. No ground glass at …

: It arrived! A Linhof Master Technika. What a rig. I have some test sheets drying now.

: Had a new roof put on yesterday and this morning it is absolutely pouring rain. 🤞

: I’m either going to have to start shooting this faster or stop drinking Diet Coke

: Instagram can be good entertainment, but Flickr remains 1,000 times better for sharing photos.

: Derp

: Kind of the opposite of my usual setup.

: The big new camera is scheduled to arrive Friday. I’ve got new C-41 chemicals, a bunch of …

: Experimenting with shooting more color film. Here’s Alice, since she’s usually …

: Settling in to read the always detailed, thorough, and mercifully non-silly release notes for BBEdit …

: This giant “Magnum Contact Sheets” book makes me want to catch up on my own contact …

: A few from roll 2021-017 (HP5+ in the Olympus Stylus Epic): copingmechanism.com/2021/from…

: I’m happy to see recent discussions around printing photos. Prints are important, not only for …

: From roll 2021-012 (Hasselblad). Not a lot of keepers on this one. …

: From Roll 2021-013 (first with MP) copingmechanism.com/2021/from…

: “She is a thing of beauty” (I agree!). Possible final roll through the M6. If I can …

: Ouch 😁 - Sh*t large format photographers say:

: I’ve been shooting more large format with the Wista 4x5 lately, but don’t enjoy focusing …

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: Safari in Monterey beta 3 reverts to a separate tab bar and yet somehow Apple made it even worse.

: A fine tweet: twitter.com/tomcritch…

: OK, I’ll start 😋 (For reference) /cc @Ron @Pilchuck @mbkriegh @bbohling

: I have 3 invite codes for literal.club. If anyone would like to try it, let me know. I still …

: I keep making contact sheets for every roll but almost never use them or even look at them again. …

: Hey Apple, stop doing this.

: Money Heist is completely ridiculous and I love it. It’s nice when the laws of physics apply, …

: Speaking of watches, Bill Murray is wearing two of them and please please let this become a thing.

: Sky Rojo was way better than I expected. And more fun than the last 10 or so Marvel movies. Combined …

: I haven’t been wearing my Apple Watch because I guess I don’t feel the need for a $500 …

: Breaking in the new camera. 😲

: The 26 best new productivity apps for 2021. Sweet! By the time I try all these it’ll be time …

: Does Black Widow get any better after the first half-hour because I hated the first half hour and …

: Sorry, it’s yet another 4x5 film self-portrait. This one is interesting to me because …

: How many times am I going to swear off shooting and processing color film, only to dig everything …

: Large format self-portrait with MP on expired (2011) Delta 100. I needed to find out if the box of …

: The new camera arrived today and it’s the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen. …

: For anyone shooting film and scanning it, if you’ve not heard of Negative Lab Pro (for …

: And speaking of large format film, I have all of this in my fridge. Most is very expired and the …

: I’ve been poking around looking at my old large format (4x5) film images and am reminded how …

: Put a roll through the Hasselblad today, so we get one more of Alice. Speaking of lenses, the Planar …

: I had the strobe out and she was already sitting there, so…

: One nice thing about film photography is when looking at blog or forum posts for information, it …

: The Leitz Focomat v35 is the only enlarger I’ve had that fits nicely in my small …

: It must be awful to walk around every day not trusting anyone or anything. Wake up, assume the worst …

: Well poop, the M4 has a broken shutter curtain. I suppose since the camera was built in 1966 it …

: It must be opposite day today because I’m taking the EOS-1V with a zoom lens loaded with …

: I can’t pass up a yawning dog photo, even when its a bit of a miss.

: Here’s a photo of some dust with me in the background. I need to fix the dust problem in my …

: Leica M3 with 90mm Elmarit-M (2021). The .92 magnification on the M3 makes focusing the 90mm lens …

: I swear, every time I go to adjust the day/date on my watch, it’s 3:15.

: “Alexa…”

: I had hoped that I could migrate from Google Photos to Synology Photos but after a half-dozen …

: Another Safari 15 critic: First Look: macOS Monterey Public Beta – Six Colors

: My Cloudron instance is getting busy.

: Nassim Nicholas Taleb on Bitcoin, Currencies, and Bubbles: www.baty.blog/2021/bitc…

: Seven years I’ve crossed these tracks and I’ve never seen a train. I was beginning to …

: I think 75mm is just a little too long for walk-around use. This is uncropped, at lunch. I’m …

: When I think Emacs has focus but really iTerm has focus.

: At least they let me disable the annoying and jarring color changes in Safari 15’s title/tab …

: The iPad is my favorite computer peripheral :) v6.baty.net/2021/ipad…

: Forced Social Engagement: Slack and Discord are garbage user forums. Got that right. At least use a …

: I’ve been trying to talk myself out of org-roam for a while now

: The new Polaroid film won’t win any technical quality awards, but Polaroids are still cool.

: I hate the future Sorry, we replaced that old technology, "see-through glass," with these …

: “History of Grand Rapids and Its Industries”, published “prior to 1923”, is …

: I’ve had a soft spot for Styx since wearing out “The Grand Illusion” and friends …

: Ok one more from my dad’s album. This is he (right) and a friend on some street in France …

: How awesome is this photo of my mom after feeding like one seagull? (1979-ish).

: Made a minor-but-non-trivial adjustment to my photo workflow: copingmechanism.com/2021/a-tw…

: Some days it’s fun making posts on the Multiverse instead multiverse.plus/jack/frid…

: Here’s my dad at the Acropolis in 1963, before Instagram showed up. Can you imagine having the …

: I miss having a pen store nearby. This is Bertrand’s, which shut down in 2009. 🖋

: We’re pals

: I’m seeing reports that Instagram is now allowing uploads from the desktop (web) app. …

: Leica released a black-paint version of the M10-R and it’s just gorgeous.

: Spent two hours this morning failing to find a reasonable way to publish the wiki via the iPad. So …

: My right Airpod Pro stopped working a while ago. And today they’re both dead. Won’t …

: Easily Build Static HTML Sites from JSON with AWS Lambda and TiddlyWiki. I’m not doing this …

: I’m mixing things up and trying to live on an iPad for a little while: …

: Another cool behavior of tabs in Safari 15 is that on iOS they make the browser crash every time I …

: I am going to spend some time pretending I’m an iPad person to see how it feels being an iPad …

: My “workbench” has become a standup desk instead

: The tabs in Safari 15 change from showing the page title to the URL when you click them. Heaven …

: I just found an unopened set of the entire Harry Potter series on DVD. I’ve never seen the …

: The fact that this is even possible is reason enough to wear a mechanical watch: Magicians do exist. …

: After much internal debate and hand wringinng, I’ve decided to sell the Leica Q2 Monochrom. …

: Finished the roll with a self-portrait of Alice and I.

: Apple’s right about one thing, the new Safari 15 tab bar “takes up less space”. …

: I’m having one of those “it’s plain text, but!…” sort of mornings: …

: All these 🖋 posts are awesome. Here’s my “quiver” right now. I love pens.

: I’ve started a running list of things I’m “forced” to choose between on a …

: Now that I’ve paid for a year of Cloudron, I’ve been installing apps willy nilly, just …

: I recently learned about Blade, “the Uber for helicopters”. Back in the early 90s a …

: At least I’m not hobbled by consistency.

: Does anyone else use Zotero as a bookmarking/read-later service? I do: …

: Dug this little fella out of a drawer and put a roll in it: copingmechanism.com/2021/dust…

: My dad. We call this “Ronsplaining” :)

: Too many “Digital Gardens” end up as not much more than a record of someone dicking …

: Colorful vinyl is fun. This is Waltzer’s “Time Traveler”

: Speaking of Day One, I can never decide between option A: creating one post per day named, e.g. …

: Good morning. Here’s pug’s butt.

: Goodreads is sort of the de facto standard, but recently it reminds me of the TV shows on …

: I’m selling the fine-nibbed Pilot Custom 823 fountain pen, as I’ve replaced it with a …

: Updated my post about the Pilot Custom 823 after trying one with a medium nib: …

: Went to an actual party last night with actual people together in an actual room. It was weird and …

: This Hodinkee report from the secretive Rolex facilities describes what makes a Rolex a Rolex. …

: I’m a little afraid of heights, but still played Richie’s Plank Experience on the Oculus …

: The headlining feature of latest Lightroom Classic release is support for Apple Silicon. Sure …

: Um: www.lego.com/en-us/pro…

: I’d never heard of Amazing Marvin. It looks like a feature-rich task management/productivity …

: Pretty much sums it up, today.

: Does anyone know how to stop this cycling, animated thing at the bottom of Apple Photos? It’s …

: Both sides of the work-from-home argument are wrong.

: For all the fancy statically-rendered, text-based blogging options I have, I kind of just want to …

: I hate to keep harping on this, but it keeps getting worse and eventually they’ll be literally …

: Risky admission: I don’t enjoy Harry Potter, LOTR, Dr. Who, or Star Trek. There must be …

: I’ve spent three hours already this morning just staring at my screen and clicking things. …

: And it’s all I can do to answer the letters I get and to answer the phone answering machine. Why …

: Frustrated by the way my fancy new pen was writing, I tested it in other notebooks. Turns out the …

: Japanese and German pen makers have wildly different ideas of what “fine” means. Pilot …

: A little pudding always helps.

: Well the bottles from Pilot are certainly nicer than those from the Noodler’s stuff I’m …

: I’m thinking of moving out of 1Password and just using Keychain, but that means I need a …

: Email is great, and so is “Email from first principles” wow. …

: The only thing I can count on is paper.

: Marcus Aurelius wrote a journal. He ended up with a life-changing book about how to become a better …

: I should shoot this Super8 film but processing is very expensive and the results are fun but …

: Setting up a Gitea instance again reminded me that too many things depend on Github.

: I’d happily give back that tiny sliver of vertical screen real estate if I could have real, …

: Trying a way of indexing my paper notebooks: v6.baty.net/post/2021…

: I don’t think I’ve hand-written a date in years. I stamp everything.

: I finally got a Pilot Custom 823, but I’m worried: v6.baty.net/post/2021…

: Chemacs makes it almost too easy to tinker with Emacs configs: v6.baty.net/post/2021…

: I should sell some of them, but I’m not going to. Yet. copingmechanism.com/2021/sell…

: I love this adorable little Leica. It was originally a IIIc (made in 1946) but has since been …

: An entire blog managed in a single Org mode file. v6.baty.net/post/2021…

: Capture One Pro v14.2 released with Apple Silicon Support. First impressions are that it’s …

: My wife tells me this is called an “Ear Kaboom!”

: I’m a sucker for the “Hollywood Glamour” preset in Silver Efex Pro. I can’t …

: Messing around with Hugo, Go Modules, and theming: v6.baty.net/post/2021…

: I somehow missed that Soren recently published the first “edition” of Grok TiddlyWiki. …

: Landed in Lightroom Classic again. For now. copingmechanism.com/2021/a-re…

: Writing everything in TiddlyWiki and publishing just the public parts: …

: I’m so upset by the reactions to Basecamp’s policy changes that I’m going to go …

: reMarkable is sleeping. Some notes on how I’m using the reMarkable tablet: …

: And it’s about time, too: ‘Paddington 2’ Replaces ‘Citizen Kane’ as Top-Rated Film on Rotten …

: 3 stars by default: copingmechanism.com/2021/3-st…

: Started using Syncthing again last week and so far I haven’t even noticed it’s there. …

: There’s a difference between tools and toys: copingmechanism.com/2021/tool…

: There’s something wonderful about the simple consistency of browsing Gemini Space. Gemini is …

: I have never once held a Hasselblad level

: I love reading about people’s morning routines. What I don’t like reading is someone …

: With Emacs I’m in complete control of everything. I love that, but it’s also a …

: Tags in Flickr are metadata. Tags in Instagram are advertising.

: Made a 4x5 self-portrait with the Wista field camera. It was a 2-second exposure using a bulb …

: Just shot and processed 4 sheets of HP5+ 4x5 film that I’d loaded a while back. Unfortunately, …

: I’ve solved my HEY vs Fastmail dilemma by not solving it at all: …

: Gemini feels like the 90s web and I am having so much fun. Get a Gemini client and try it. My …

: I don’t want “HEY for Domains”. I wan’t “HEY” with my own …

: The erosion of personal ownership - Vox: Everything from your fridge to your tractor can change …

: I’m trying out a “planner” with the reMarkable. www.youtube.com/watch

: I put bacon on my Impossible Burger is that allowed?

: I installed a local instance of ArchiveBox after letting my Pinboard archive subscription expire. …

: I wanted to learn about creating a Gemini capsule/server to publish stuff, so I did: …

: I’ve run out of things to read on the regular web, apparently.

: I have no doubt that digging out the ThinkPad and (re)installing Pop!_OS is a terrible idea.

: Finally, I can use the current book’s cover as the Kindle’s lock screen …

: Just downloaded my email from HEY.com and loaded the mbox file in Mutt. This means something, but …

: Question for Obsidian users: Is it really not possible to navigate search results (CMD-Shift-F) …

: I’ve avoided going down the Home Assistant rabbit hole because I figured it would be a pain to …

: Haven’t used this original Amazon Echo for years. I thought I should at least keep the …

: I love these “library” cards from my grandfather’s movie club. That $5.00 fine …

: Things I like: Flickr

: Gates: "I want to help fund a vaccine." Internet: "No way! You'll use it to …

: It’s been a while since I’ve printed anything. Tonight was just a few contact sheets, …

: I don’t think I’d use pencils nearly as often if I didn’t have this super nice …

: Calling my pile of notes a “Zettelkasten” imbues them with a cachet they don’t …

: Just listening to the good Iron Maiden before Bruce Dickinson ruined everything 😜

: The older I get, the more I seem to value convenience and low-friction over cleverness or …

: Since I started using Minus.app I’ve been auto-hiding the Dock and menu bar on my Mac and …

: The Former Netflix DVD Library Is a Lost Treasure We’ll Never See Again - Paste

: Here’s a crazy alternate-universe (aka Multiverse) version of my recent post about Minus and …

: Working through an implementation of Johnny.Decimal over the past few weeks has reminded me that a …

: This photo of me was in the bag of cassettes from my sister. It’s me and my daughter in, I …

: I tried an impromptu portrait of my dad today. I would be happy with it if it weren’t for my …

: Sometimes after dubbing an album from vinyl to cassette, I would draw my own version of the cover …

: My sister found a handful of my old cassettes. Sweet! Here are a few of them. I bet you can guess …

: This is the first photo I uploaded to Flickr. It was July 5th, 2004. …

: First project of my “sabbatical” was to install a pegboard behind the workbench. Much …

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: Our dog isn’t lacking for attention.

: I still have this 1962 Minolta Autocord so I took a few photos of it, and included a couple of …

: I find people’s workspaces fascinating. The older the better. This is my dad’s garage …

: Every couple of days I run CleanMyMac and restart. Minus.app is set to launch on boot so everything …

: It’s nice having a macro lens because it turns the whole house into a new place to explore.

: I rage-quit Ghost today after over-reacting to a comment by John Nolan on the forums. I’m not …

: It’s been 10 months since we sold Fusionary, and my time there ended today after more than 25 …

: 17 Gazillion dollars spent on camera gear and all I do is walk around the house and take snapshots …

: Remind me in 6 months what a dummy I was for selling my M-mount lenses. Even the 35mm ASPH is going. …

: I’m writing stuff in TiddlyWiki, Markdown, and Org mode. This means I have to keep three …

: So I painstakingly tweak a blog’s layout, fretting over making things clean and tidy. Then …

: Some updates to my wiki - backlinks mostly

: So, I had a couple of bourbons during a lunch Zoom meeting and I’m thinking about doing this …

: Watched “The Last Blockbuster” last night and have been trying to wash the nostalgia off …

: Unpopular opinion: Either use Markdown or don’t. If you want your editor to replace the …

: I had no idea 10cc was so weird and fun. The only song I remember was “I’m Not in …

: It doesn’t matter how many times I read it…

: Maybe don’t make a link every time I mention something? Backlinks be outta hand.

: The RealForce R2 Keyboard is back in rotation

: I like my wall clocks to be simple, inexpensive, and unadorned. Boring, even. I believe this one …

: The enlarger in my darkroom (aka bathroom) only supports 35mm. I do have two 4x5 enlargers in …

: I finally published The Lathe #8 after missing last week. It’s mostly about recent workflow …

: One of my favorite movie scenes is the Diva Dance from “The Fifth Element”. The opera is …

: They talk about great lenses having good “micro-contrast”. It’s true, but …

: Baty.blog - brought to you by Micro.blog

: I just had to replace the original tip in my reMarkable tablet’s Marker due to wear. …

: Remember yesterday when I linked to the Slack channel for Johnny.Decimal? That’s changed. …

: This app/window layout is working great for me on the 32-inch monitor. iTerm split into two panes on …

: Mr. Noble, the person behind Johnny Decimal was kind enough to fire up a Slack for chatting about …

: Hey @twelvety I just wrote this on the wiki: I feel like I want to talk about Johnny.Decimal with …

: Am I really going to have to reinstall the command line tools after every macOS update now? I …

: Ghost 4.0 is out. I don’t love their focus on “creating a sustainable business” …

: I’m giving Mylio another go at being my photo library. I want device sync, privacy, a little …

: This is so cool. remarkable_news is a tool for the reMarkable tablet to automatically download daily …

: Just got back from my 1st dose of the (Moderna) COVID-19 vaccine. Around 1 year from “oh shit, …

: Thinking through Blot.im vs Micro.blog for most of my blogging

: Buddy is tiny but he has loads of personality.

: I assumed Minus app would be another anti-distraction gimmick but I’ve been using it for a …

: TextBuddy is super handy for all sorts of quick text transformations. I’ve only had it for a …

: Johnny Decimal is “A system to organise projects” and I find it wildly intriguing.

: I am unabashedly a fan of Rob Zombie. Rolling Stone says of “The Lunar Injection Kool Aid …

: I wouldn’t give you a nickel for an “original” Beeple.

: JACK! Stop reading comment threads around any mention of crypto/BTC/NFTs/etc. It’s just morons …

: Writing is nature’s way of letting you know how sloppy your thinking is – Richard …

: I’m not sure “Doom Emacs from scratch” even counts as a thing, but I’m …

: Remember that time I used Lotus Agenda via DOSBox for a few months? That was fun.

: Decided to revive a 2021 version of the Daybook I’ve kept in Tinderbox (on and off) since …

: Speaking of tracking books. Tinderbox is also great for that. If I put in start/end dates I get a …

: This video might be the most helpful introduction to what TiddlyWiki can do that I’ve seen: …

: Sort of phoned in the newsletter this week, but thelathe.substack.com/p/the-lat…

: It’s cool seeing people using simple tools for book logging. I’ve been keeping a plain …

: Book logging in plain text

: Sometimes I’ll barely notice a scene in a book while reading it, but then find that it haunts …

: No one to replace the fish

: 10 years ago I gave my now son-in-law an “Early 2008” MacBook Pro. Yesterday, he was …

: If your thing doesn’t work in Safari it’s a non-starter for me. I understand that you …

: I made this one deliberately a little low-key but I like the look. The Q2 Monochrom floors me.

: I’ll shoot you in the fuckin’ face if you think about coming ‘round here. …

: Usually when I go to kick Emacs to the curb I end up instead making it feel new by starting over. …

: Why is it so hard to copy text off web pages lately?

: Emacs from Scratch...again

: Was it Google that started the trend of putting the “Add new thing” button at the …

: I just sent The Lathe #6. It keeps happening! thelathe.substack.com/p/the-lat…

: I have not posted anything in a week that didn’t contain a gross typo or accidental extra word …

: Dependabot and friends are useful, but kind of ruin the commit log as a place to track updates.

: I’ve noticed that when using digital tools for thinking I end up mostly thinking about how …

: I’m bored and almost certain this means something drastic will happen to one or more of my …

: Ulysses 22 beta

: Well, I can’t not try every text editor I learn about: www.baty.blog/2021/oniv…

: What I really want is a modern modal editor geared toward writing prose/documents rather than code. …

: I ranted this morning about what I consider unnecessary images in blog posts. It rang familiar …

: Onivim 2 - a new (to me) modal editor

: Is “Super Follow” per tweet? I can’t think of a single thing with fewer than 280 …

: I like Substack but confirmed with them that there’s no way to not include tracking pixels in …

: I Was In Charge of the Deck Chairs On the Titanic, and They Absolutely Did Need Rearranging - McSweeney’s

: I grumbled at the price of the CalDigit, but I now know why it’s so highly-regarded. …

: I won’t apologize.

: Please go back to putting always-visible borders around your search fields, thanks.

: Leica bravely makes cameras with black & white only sensors and I finally have one.

: Supertramp seems like one of those bands I’d tire of after 30 or 40 years, but I never do.

: I don’t know if Configuration Fatigue is a real thing but I seem to be suffering from it.

: The Grovemade desk shelf came and it’s awesome. I’ll probably move things around a bit, …

: I’m tired. Why? I think it’s from configuring things.

: I’m not sure the “Follow My Delivery” UPS map is good for me. I just keep hitting …

: Instagram Stories are a borderline-painful assault on the senses, an affront to good taste, and …

: Most YouTube videos would be improved by shortening them by at least 30%.

: Configuration Fatigue

: Tim Ferriss Is No Longer Living the Tim Ferriss Lifestyle. Neither Should You - Inc Magazine …

: Leitz Focomat v35 Enlarger. If I were to stop shooting 35mm film, something I’m considering, …

: Something made me think of this record, today.

: It’s just not the same, somehow.

: Very happy with HomeChef tonight. Scallops are my favorite.

: I often think about the Synology sitting upstairs, waiting to fail in some way. I dread these …

: I published The Lathe #5 this morning so I guess the newsletter thing is still happening.

: It really is a Remarkable tablet: www.baty.net/2021/a-re…

: A Remarkable Tablet

: Grey Matter (On Leica and Monochrom cameras) - Macfilos

: Well @BestofTimes now I have also ordered a Q2 Monochrom!

: I haven’t listened to anything by Edie Brickell since “What I am” was everywhere …

: One of these is flexible, hi-res, and has bluetooth and wifi. One of them always works.

: Has anyone else watched Friday Night Dinner because I just watched the first two episodes and …

: I’m so happy I found CleanShot X. It’s the first screenshot utility that does everything …

: the more simple any thing is, the less liable it is to be disordered; and the easier repaired when …

: Emacs makes me crazy because it’s both ridiculously simple and wildy complex all at once. I …

: Here goes with the Remarkable tablet!

: Let’s build a world free of ?utm_source=...

: Tempted to try Underline for newsletters because it feels audacious. “Basically just a text …

: I like this Leica ad very much: youtu.be/Ek6oElr7M… Use this not to capture and log every …

: Podcasts saying literally nothing for 20 minutes: twitter.com/jogdenUK/…

: Grainy, high-speed film, in this case Kodak TMAX P3200, is best with shapes and suggestions or …

: Still trying the newsletter thing. Here’s The Lathe #4: …

: I’m often reminded how much I love the Roon->Qobuz Hi-Res->KEF speaker setup in the home …

: Happy to report that the new development canister doesn’t leak at all, yet. No more fixer …

: I decided not to install iStat Menus on the new Mini. I don’t want to constantly fret about …

: One of those records that I could listen to every day and it would never get old.

: “BE AWARE, EL SOMBRERO DOES NOT HAVE AN ONLINE SITE” I’ve been driving through El …

: As far as I’m concerned, PopClip is part of macOS.

: Whenever I see a reference to “Taking Smart Notes” I cringe because I know that it means …

: Uses This is fun. I love seeing the tools used by people who actually get shit done in the world. …

: WhatsApp loses millions of users after terms update - Webshit weekly, n-gate

: I wish I was somewhere other than driving my car this morning when taking this. Apparently I’d …

: I changed my mind. When the new Mac Mini arrives I’m not going to use a Time Machine backup …

: I’ve been tracking the shipping progress of the new Mac Mini. Last night at 7:41 it was in …

: I hesitate mentioning it, but I’ve been testing the idea of writing a newsletter. It’s …

: It’s hard to ignore how pleasant Craft is to look at, especially if you make the mistake of …

: Roon 1.8 is out. Looks good and is supposed to be even smarter. The numbers make it seem as if I …

: I chickened out on the Leica SL sale: copingmechanism.com/2021/keep…

: I never fully commit to any of my tools because that would mean I’d actually have to do …

: Best thing about Tenet is that its Letterboxd page is mirrored! Wonderful :)

: Nolan should have watched a David Lynch movie before (or instead of) making Tenet

: I have successfully avoided ordering a Remarkable tablet but people keep saying how great they are, …

: I usually prefer B&W but the color from the APO-Summicron-SL 35 is really very nice and has made …

: Finally ordered my 2020 Day One book. Such a great feature. Took about five minutes and I’ll …

: My wiki contains nearly 2,000 tiddlers and all anyone sees are the latest 10 that are tagged …

: A mouse and a trackpad?! Absolutely! I prefer using a (good) mouse but then I miss gestures. I …

: I just replaced “Amelie” with “Portrait of a Lady on Fire” to my Favorite …

: The Hey team is on a roll. Here is a smal, but welcome update: They now show me where I left off on …

: When I rate a film on, say, Letterboxd, it is based solely on how much I enjoyed it. It has nothing …

: Given the choice, I’ll take a 32” 4K monitor over a 27” 5K monitor. Size is more …

: Existential Roam crisis: I rarely actually go back and use my Roam db. I track a few things and …

: OK, now all I want is a Vestaboard

: Hey.com now lets me send email via other SMTP servers so I can now send as my baty.net email …

: My 2 favorite keyboards of all time. The Happy Hacking Keyboard and the Apple Extended Keyboard II. …

: The Kindle is great but I love the experience of reading “real” books so much more. For …

: On Bandcamp, Spotify And The Wide-Open Future : NPR

: I kept adding the the makeshift standup desk and went too far. Going to back down to just the laptop …

: Mmmm, paper: www.baty.net/2021/anal…

: Analogging

: I’ve got the makeshift standup desk just about situated. I took this photo from above, and …

: The Sennheiser HD650 are better headphones than the Sony WH-1000XM4 in every way except for making …

: Turns out that less is not actually more. I looked it up. – Me, Twitter, 2013

: Man, 83, shows off Britain's biggest personal journal - Daily Mail Online

: Tinkering with twt.social www.baty.net/2021/twtx…

: I’m digging NextDNS: www.baty.net/2021/next…

: I don’t want to be in the audience of someone who’s only trying to build an audience

: My newest new system (2010) - Jack Baty

: NextDNS

: Medium has really improved features for writing blogs on their platform. It’s too bad then …

: The difference between Letterboxd and Goodreads is that Letterboxd feels like it’s working for …

: I’ve seen a some articles lamenting the demise of link posts. I miss them, too, so thought I …

: Once in a while I get a nice email from someone telling me they enjoy my blog/wiki. That always …

: My baty.net email is forwarded to Hey.com. I often (lazily) reply directly from my hey.com address. …

: So, you coming up, or what, guy?

: Typical. I dug the large format printer out of the closet and am using it to make 5x7 prints.

: I have an adjustable-height desk at the office but I’m never there, so I thought about …

: I just want Letterboxd for books. Nothing I’ve found comes close to the single-minded, tight, …

: It is absolutely OK to do the right thing now even after doing the wrong thing before.

: I log books in at least three places: at Goodreads, at StoryGraph and as a text file on my website …

: I just want to read books and write letters for a while.

: I Am the Designer of This Restaurant’s Outdoor Seating Space, and This Is My Artist’s Statement - McSweeney’s

: HoudahSpot is now available via SetApp. Cool. It’s way better than Spotlight. …

: Zzzzzzzz

: WhatsApp Scare and Signal - The Art of Not Asking Why

: I think I’m the only person who doesn’t like this latest series of “The …

: Pretending to simplify: www.baty.net/2021/apps…

: I see plenty of Zettelkasten followers, I still don’t see any Luhmanns – unknown

: This office from a relative’s former construction company looks like a perfect place to really …

: Remember when I stored my color processing stuff because I wasn’t going to shoot any more …

: Speaking StoryGraph, this is almost enough to prevent me from rating a book.

: Am I the only one who switched their book logging to StoryGraph but can never remember the name …

: I still don’t know the difference between the solid blue and outlined in blue buttons on Big …

: Tweeted this 8 years ago today. “Tinderbox, Curio, TheBrain, DEVONthink, Yojimbo, OmniFocus, …

: Whenever the author ends a blog post with a question (“How do you do this thing?”), I …

: I may be experiencing Backlink Fatigue

: I was planning to watch a Blu-ray of one of Paul Thomas Anderson’s movies. Probably “The …

: What happens when you clean out the junk drawer

: This is all I’ve been using: Baron Fig “Squire”, Staedler pigment fineliners, and …

: If I see one more Bernie meme photo……..I’ll be grateful. Keep ‘em coming.

: I wholeheartedly recommend CleanShot if you’re looking for a good screen capture utility. …

: I’d be thrilled to use Adobe’s stuff if someone could successfully explain to me how to …

: Pretty sure I’m spread too thin online, but not sure what to do about it, given my tendencies.

: Dreamscrolling

: Some days I wish Day One didn’t have an “On This Day” feature. Today, for example. …

: I prefer manipulating windows, menus, buttons, files, etc. on my computer with a mouse, but once I …

: During the recent baty.net updates, I switched from using git submodules to Hugo modules for …

: I love trying new apps for doing everything. Everything except reading RSS feeds. NetNewsWire is …

: Honored to be considered royalty by Emo Phillips :)

: Some people claim it’s somehow “wrong” to use modern lenses on an M3. Balderdash! …

: I gutted baty.net and archived 20 years of history. Don’t know if it’ll stick, but it …

: Or maybe it’s about drawing (semi-arbitrary) physical boundaries in digital spaces: I need ways to …

: I’m having one of those weekends during which I convince myself that I want everything to be …

: The problem with Medium is that it’s full of people for whom being read is more important than …

: I’ve been using Hey.com for more than 6 months for my personal email, (forwarded from my …

: Maybe stop burying so much good stuff in audio. www.baty.net/2021/i-wi…

: New watch! I’m not a fan of digital watches, but this is such a classic, and it costs a …

: I wish podcasts would go away

: I’ve had most of this setup for more than a dozen years and I feel no pressing need to upgrade …

: Camera snobs irritate me: copingmechanism.com/2021/use-…

: Some photos of my sort-of darkroom copingmechanism.com/2021/its-…

: If I knew how to make stuff like these retro computer terminals I would make stuff all day …

: I was going to do a Fitness+ workout but I haven’t been wearing my Apple Watch and the battery …

: As a defensive move against blowing nearly $600 on Apple’s AirPod Max headphones, I instead …

: So much for not shooting film in 2021: copingmechanism.com/2021/i-fo…

: Alice enjoying the sunshine, from the first roll of the year (Leica M6. Tri-X @800 in HC-110).

: I told myself that I probably wouldn’t be shooting any film this year. That lasted, what, a …

: Hey @twelvety, stop contaminating my recs! 😆

: I’ve been feeling analog lately so I’ve been wearing my “real” watches. I …

: I’ve given up the idea of consolidating my blogs, so I consolidated their RSS feeds instead 😋. …

: Dammit I accidentally posted to my Blot blog at baty.blog.

: What might I use Craft for?

: Bi-directional linking between anything using Hook

: Time Traveler, by Waltzer

: I stopped forwarding email to Hey.com a couple weeks ago. I grew uncomfortable with the idea of not …

: I’m enjoying StoryGraph as a pleasant, quieter alternative to Goodreads. thestorygraph.com

: I know I sometimes like to bitch about the always-on, too-synchronous feeling of Slack but when …

: She’d rather use her iPhone, I think.

: I seem incapable of staying off social media and I am certain it’s damaging me.

: Trying to make Hook part of my process copingmechanism.com/2021/bi-d…

: That was a close one, Adobe, but I’ll be doing it myself, thanks. …

: If I add any more vignetting to my photos in post I’ll end up with solid black rectangles. I …

: I’ve almost convinced myself to go with Lightroom for a while even though it’s not even …

: The ongoing debate about my photo workflow: copingmechanism.com/2020/who-…

: A little pre-workout playtime

: We used to build websites differently. Remember image maps? We made this one in 1998. It’s a …

: Flowers. Still testing the new lens on anything within range.

: This is genius. Why didn’t I know about this sooner.

: Shooting 8mm film is fun once in a while but it’s too expensive to do very often. And the …

: I prefer ordering books from bookshop.org, but my last order took 29 days to arrive. I can live …

: I’ve gone and changed the (Ghost) theme at copingmechanism.com and y’all are going to …

: “Synthesizing knowledge” oh FFS I think what you mean is “playing with Roam”

: A few notes about the new lens: copingmechanism.com/2020/leic…

: The size difference between the 2 Leica 35mm Summicrons (M vs SL) is kind of nuts.

: It’s useless, but I can’t bring myself to throw it away.

: My perennial dilemma about taking notes: www.baty.net/2020/why-…

: I could watch flashmobs do this all day every day and I’d still cry every time: …

: I’m not likely to ever try this, but it feels good knowing I can. …

: My wife knows me.

: Still not convinced I’ll be replacing the HHKB. www.baty.net/2020/can-…

: The variable-resistance keys on the Realforce R2 Keyboard may be a little too variable. The pinky …

: I may have finally found the best way to manage my local TiddlyWiki files: …

: No prize inside. Robbed! 😩

: Your job is probably not the same as Cal Newport’s job.

: Love this from Simon Collison about personal websites: colly.com/articles/…

: Nightmare scenario that just occurred to me: The COVID-19 vaccine has a delayed but debilitating …

: I’m glad I’m not the only one who despises notifications in Big Sur. …

: I wanted to try one of those newfangled Apple Fitness workouts but by the time all 3 devices had …

: Things got easier for me once I stopped caring whether the apps I want to use are also available on …

: Confession: Reaction videos are my favorite thing and I watch them for hours

: I know there are a few Fuji users here, so if you’re interested in any of my X-T3 kit and …

: There are many things that can signal that it’s time to leave a platform or service. One of …

: Doyle, looking a little fatigued and has let his guard down.

: I was only 12 at the time. Too young to participate in “Van Life” but old enough to want …

: I’ve started highlighting the important/relevant words in my notebook. This really helps with …

: It doesn’t look fancy, but Topre switches are the absolute best. In the love-em-or-hate-em …

: Thea newp Realforce R2 Keyboard is haerey anp I”m typong om it rihgt nowly. :)

: I’m beginning to think that the one to watch isn’t Obsidian, it’s Logseq.

: I’ve never gone so fast from seeing a new camera announcement to pressing the Order Now button …

: The technical quality of individual Polaroids can be pretty lousy, but put a bunch of them in a …

: After just a few days with the M1 MacBook Air, I’ve learned that I no longer have much use for …

: I personally don’t need any more ways to create documents, but Craft - Docs and Notes Editor …

: I’ve only spent a couple hours with the new Synology Photos app, but so far it looks to be a …

: Dammit! www.apple.com/newsroom/…

: I moved the Dock to the left side of my screen and now I don’t know how to use my computer.

: Me, setting up a new Mac. Every time… 8:00am I’m just going to start from scratch. …

: I avoid “smart” devices, but there is one that makes me happy every day. It’s this …

: I keep forgetting about the dadjoke command I’d added to Fish Shell at one time. dadjoke: I …

: Logseq is getting quite good. It’s very Roam-like, but local-first with version-controlled Org …

: It’s a tinker-with-Emacs sort of day: www.baty.net/2020/yasn…

: I like taking photos of people and I was the only people around at the time so it’s yet …

: Polaroids, old and new. I love them both. When I say I’m off film for a bit, of course I …

: SetApp comes to the rescue yet again. I needed a safe way to merge 2 giant folders and using Finder …

: Hitting the up arrow after sending a message in Slack had stopped opening the message for editing. …

: I tried using a normal keyboard. Failed. Back to the HHKB, but with a twist: …

: Each morning I start my day by trying to remember what I’d decided the day before: Was it Roam …

: Do I want a gaming laptop? Nope. Do I want an ASUS gaming laptop with a wild and crazy design, LED …

: I fell off one of the wagons: www.baty.net/2020/i-go…

: Has this made the rounds already because it’s perfect. I feel attacked! :) (from …

: I spent a couple hours yesterday tidying up my Emacs config and rebuilding my Mu4e setup for email. …

: I just downloaded the updated edition of “Mastering Emacs” and I just know that …

: My last two Leuchtturm notebooks have used dotted grid paper and what I’ve learned is that I …

: So wait, if I export an image from Photoshop (2021) there is absolutely no way to preserve all of …

: Not being able to automatically maintain a reverse (newest-first) date order in Flickr albums is …

: ‘00: How do you change the <title>? ‘20: You can’t. Paul Ford sums up my …

: I just learned that Capture One Pro doesn’t yet support HEIC files. That’s nuts and is …

: Just got an email from Apple about a change to the M1 MacBook Air’s delivery date! It was …

: I’m learning that the paper doesn’t matter if the pen doesn’t matter and the pen …

: I received this Montblanc Meisterstück rollerball as a gift nearly 30 years ago. It’s been a …

: Remember going to concerts?

: For some reason I don’t mind so much when the Polaroids fail. Because wow, did this one fail.

: I’m not going to touch it. You touch it. www.cnn.com/style/art…

: Never heard of Creeper before yesterday but this record’s been on repeat since. It’s an …

: Where should I record the day’s minutiae? copingmechanism.com/2020/dail…

: I seem to be incapable of forcing myself to read. I really (really!) love books, but 3 or 4 months …

: Wow. Powerful and intimate.

: Back at The Lathe for my daily notes: copingmechanism.com/2020/tidd…

: Another bonus from my break from film photography is that I moved the big enlarger, which made room …

: There’s a lot of things I may start to miss during my break from shooting film, but scanning …

: Playing with the old wiki has been a blast today, but will I stick with it? rudimentarylathe.org

: I’m glad I no longer smoke, but I kind of wish I could. I was good at it. Also, the …

: Back at it with Flickr: copingmechanism.com/2020/all-…

: Viewing Instagram stories feels like staring at racks of magazine covers and useless impulse items …

: AC/DC is good for my soul

: I don’t know what to make of this

: Does it matter if it’s film or not? copingmechanism.com/2020/not-…

: Dug out the Keychron keyboard and am giving it as spin today, just for giggles. It’s no match …

: I’d love to use Lightroom CC but I get the output I like much faster in Capture One. Also, if …

: C’mon, throw it already!

: Simple fuzzy rock riffs all day.

: I got a new (to me) camera. copingmechanism.com/2020/my-n…

: The Leica M to L-mount adapter came today so I’ve started doing silly things like mounting …

: Corners are pretty rough at the wide end with the Sigma 24-70 f/2.8. DO NOT make me buy the Leica …

: Pretty much.

: It’s interesting that while they don’t label the buttons on the back, they happily …

: I think you’d be hard-pressed to find a better looking rear on a modern camera. What kind of …

: I must admit that I’m very excited about having a new (old) SL. It may be 5 years old but it …

: Well, I’ve put away nearly all of my film stuff. There’s an Instax Square and Leica M6 …

: Back to doom-scrolling, I guess.

: I’m perfectly aware of the difference between “their” and …

: Film photography feels like more trouble than it’s worth, lately. …

: It goes like this: I buy a new camera and get all fired up about photography, so I create a photo …

: Visited my mom yesterday. She’s always smiling, even while wearing a mask.

: Any Fuji shooters here looking for a terrific zoom? I’m selling my Fujinon XF 50-140mm f/2.8 …

: Daily Notes: November 7th, 2020. 219 words about analog, a new camera, teensy bit about election

: I’m going back to calling them “Self-portraits”

: Still working through Isaacson’s “Leonardo Da Vinci”. Da Vinci’s notebooks …

: Thought I’d try a roll of CineStill 800T. It’s basically modified motion picture film …

: The state of my desk.

: You know what’s dangerous? Having an entire Saturday in front of me with no plans or …

: Daily Notes: November 6th, 2020

: Thought I’d switch from the metal Hewes reels to the Paterson plastic ones, because the big …

: Ordered a CineStill TCS-1000 the minute I learned it existed. It’s like Sous Vide for film …

: Thinking about posting to the socials each morning a link to the prior day’s “Daily …

: baty.net is now running on my Digital Ocean “static” droplet via Caddy instead of …

: Me, at Fusionary. (1996). Nice rack.

: “Wow, did you see how many COVID cases there were today?!” “Yeah, it’s …

: Delicious Library was such a cool app. It introduced data entry via scanning UPC codes in like 2004 …

: Still a perfect record.

: My personal internety/server stuff has been using AWS for a couple of years. AWS is wickedly …

: Have I mentioned how much I enjoyed The Queen’s Gambit? Took me by surprise. The …

: I’ve used HomeChef for years. They do a good job of helping me avoid meals involving ketchup …

: I think I’ll pass on the new Zeiss ZX1: copingmechanism.com/2020/fina…

: I’m learning to prefer fully automatic cameras. copingmechanism.com/2020/manu…

: Alice was falling asleep in a patch of sunlight.

: What remains of my 35mm film cameras: copingmechanism.com/2020/a-va…

: Remember way back this morning when I posted about how I was using WordPress for this blog? …

: Sometimes I just punt and go with the flow copingmechanism.com/2020/gett…

: My wife doesn’t care a whit about mechanical keyboards or large format camera lenses or obscure …

: Played with Notion again. Still don’t like it. Some say, “You have to get used to it!” and I totally …

: Sitting here with an Org journal entry, a WordPress draft, Roam, and Micro.blog ready and waiting. …

: I started buying ground coffee beans and they taste the same to me as my freshly-ground beans, so …

: Expired film surprise. copingmechanism.com/2020/very…

: I’m determined to burn through my fridge full of old film, so I ran this roll of Ektar 25 …

: I threw a singe strobe off to one side. It was too hot. Learning how to light things while using …

: New blog post about how I’m scanning film negatives without hating the process: …

: I went with the copingmechanism.com domain for the blog refresh. It’s longer and less personal …

: If, hypothetically of course, you wanted to reboot your online presence and you had the choice of …

: I thought about trying Superhuman again but had canceled my account so couldn’t log in. …

: Everyone wants their tools to make life easier, but almost no one wants to work at it. On the other …

: “Diamond Life” never gets old. It still makes me stop what I’m doing and listen …

: I contain multitudes. I just don’t like most of them.

: When will I learn that just because an album gets a high score on Metacritic doesn’t mean …

: This is the first frame I exposed with the new Wista 45. Place the camera just so. Meter the scene. …

: Mike Johnston: A photo on Instagram just creates this nagging itch in my brain—I’m looking at …

: I’m really going to have to find a better subject if I’m going to keep doing this. …

: Processed transparency film (E-6) for the first time. Temp was too low so it came out dark but …

: I’m testing the “Skier Sunray Copy Box III” for digitally scanning film. I have …

: The new iPod Classic is here! 256GB Flash storage. Corded headphones, a clickwheel, and an …

: Sometimes I sit on the couch and fiddle with a film camera while watching movies. Why not snap a few …

: TheBrain version 12 implements Roam-like backlinks and mentions and it’s pretty great. …

: Oh no! The new v12 (beta) of TheBrain implemented backlinking, mentions, and completely redesigned …

: I’d intended to type “Editor agnostic” but unintentionally wrote “Editor …

: With Emacs, I feel like I’m in a long-term, intimate relationship with my editor. A toxic, …

: Playing Joanna Newsom a little too loud on good speakers does wonderful things with her playful …

: A question from @jeremycherfas reminded me of our “CD Wall” in the lobby of the old …

: Every time I bring the iPad to bed I immediately find some cool thing that only works on a Mac. …

: Self-portrait at my usual perch for #adayinthelife. 6:30pm Grand Rapids, MI USA. Shot on 4x5 with …

: I’ve gotta find a new subject, but since I’m only testing the color processing part I …

: I picked up some expired Provia transparency 4x5 film like five years ago and it’s even more …

: Both the camera and lens have arrived, which is great, but I neglected to think about lens boards, …

: Just when I thought I was done with Lightroom www.baty.net/2020/had-…

: Here’s another test of the new Rodenstock Sironar-N. Same process (expired everything with …

: Testing Sironar-N lens on Crown Graphic 4x5. Made with C-41 chemistry I mixed over a year ago. Film …

: Me at my old desk at Fusionary. Probably 1996.

: If I’d have always written things down in the same place all these years I’d have built …

: I’ve upgraded my desktop music streaming setup: www.baty.net/2020/upgr…

: I’ve had Sonos speakers in several rooms for years, but not once have I taken advantage of any …

: I’ve long wanted something nicer than my beat up, leaky 1950s Crown Graphic. I finally stopped …

: Sad about Eddie. R.I.P. 😢

: I can’t believe I never thought to use the vinyl shelves for display, too.

: This one, other than a few stray hairs, is a front-runner for the senior portrait pick.

: Testing the Codespaces beta on Github: www.baty.net/2020/gith…

: I love making these little Instax Square photos.

: If you do something consistently over time, it turns into a thing. For example, I started …

: BTW your email newsletter click-tracking links are almost always blocked by my network filters so I …

: I’ve been watching Raised by Wolves and I’m not sure it’s objectively good, I kind …

: Even though I don’t have a medium format enlarger set up I can still make these fun contact …

: I’ve been trying Chrome again because of a couple handy extensions. I set up a bunch of my …

: I’ve been working with selectric mode enabled in Emacs today because why not?

: I may test Render for static site hosting. www.baty.net/2020/usin…

: Future Man is stupid and I love it.

: My goodness, this is such a great record. Still a favorite. It has a little bit of everything.

: Tweak New Twitter is saving my sanity right now.

: If I weren’t addicted to Roam I’d definitely take a closer look at the next version of …

: I should never read articles about cool old technology because I just ordered a “new” …

: I’ll probably go ahead and share most 4x5 images I shoot. They’re a lot of work to make …

: 4x5 practice with Aidan. Need to stop down a bit when it’s more than one “person” …

: I botched the shot I was most excited about by not inserting the film holder properly into the …

: This Harrison changing tent should be a huge improvement over the tiny changing bag I’ve been …

: Maybe “fallacy” isn’t the right word, but still. www.baty.net/2020/the-…

: Released 50 years ago this year, but Paranoid still sounds fresh to me.

: Hey @twelvety, have you started a public Roam database yet? 😉

: I forgot how much I liked Acros www.baty.net/2020/acro…

: I am really enjoying Crazyhead. Solid mix of funny and dark.

: I like pretty heavy vignetting on photos and drop-shadows on various UI elements. I don’t …

: It’s been like an hour since I posted a photo of my dog, so here. :)

: I used Lensrentals.com for the first time this week and I’m here to tell you they really seem …

: I was asked to take photos at a wedding over the weekend. Used the Leica M10-P and Fuji X-T3. Oddly, …

: My attraction to Roam is unusual in that I don’t love it because it offers so many cool things …

: Technically, this is a miss, but it’s still one of my favorites from the day

: Even the best lenses will flare if pushed hard enough. It can work, though.

: Gail hugs Alice.

: Alice says it’s time to retire my Stewie pajamas.

: I love that I have these Polaroids.

: I wonder if deleting all my Adobe apps will help. www.baty.net/2020/dele…

: Darn you, Twitter. www.baty.net/2020/twit…

: The right AirPod Pro has stopped working. This is my 4th set of AirPods where one of them stopped …

: I can, reluctantly, live with the transparent menu bar in [[Big Sur]] but I despise the grayed out …

: There might be a nice view here, but how would one know? Can’t escape televisions even …

: I’ve finally gotten my negatives in some sort of order. www.baty.net/2020/orga…

: Tried Vercel for hosting the site. It’s nice, but I went back to Netlify. …

: One less self-hosted app: www.baty.net/2020/move…

: Lightroom Classic and CC should be a great match but I give up. www.baty.net/2020/givi…

: This is the correct amount.

: Processing org-journal entries each month www.baty.net/2020/proc…

: Small prints with large negatives? www.baty.net/2020/4x5-…

: “Old shit is better” – Jason Lee

: Updated the ox-hugo config now that I’m posting to baty.net again for some reason: …

: Still happy with the modus operandi Emacs theme. High-contrast, low-noise. Accessible themes for …

: The build outages appear to be related to a failure in a third party network provider (which is …

: My least favorite change in Big Sur.

: I need to look everything up in Emacs. e.g. how to respect visual line mode in Doom Emacs

: The fact that Bill & Ted Face the Music (2020) is getting mostly, uh, excellent reviews, gives …

: I feel bad about neglecting my tools www.baty.net/2020/negl…

: I still listen to this record and you just be quiet and go judge someone else :).

: I think I’d enjoy working for Internet Archive. www.baty.net/2020/an-a…

: I spent 30 minutes trying Muse — your tool for thought on the iPad and I think they’re on to …

: Beside myself (1983). Remember when clever photo tricks had to be done in camera? Cover half the …

: This is the view from the side door of the office. How does any work get done around here?

: I rarely move, and I never shake.

: I love “Ted Lasso”. Binged the first 4 episodes and couldn’t be happier. …

: Did I mention that I slipped on a banana peel earlier this week? No? Well, I did. Really. An actual …

: The album title in the US is “Hell Bent for Leather”, which I like better. Either way, …

: My desktop clutter was getting out of control. Now it’s not. Sooo calm.

: One of my favorite things about using HEY! for email is that I don’t have to decide which mail …

: Today I opened a Tinderbox document from 2005 and the Map views gave me immediate context and the …

: I love how she sits

: Typically before one goes through the trouble of making a portrait using a large format camera, one …

: I finally took the big camera out today. It was only a couple of quick selfies in the yard, but …

: Did a workout on the Great Wall today. Sort of. Day 3 with Supernatural on the Oculus. Never thought …

: I would trade my big iPad Pro for a modern 11-inch MacBook Air in a heartbeat.

: An inconsistent soundtrack but I come back to it often.

: Forums are where we talk about ideas. Social media is where we perform about ideas.

: Signed up for 30 day trial of Supernatural for workouts on the Oculus Quest. It’s basically …

: I love my blog. I may not always love its current implementation or platform or design or even …

: I won’t unfollow you because your opinions or beliefs differ from mine. But I will unfollow …

: I keep a list of words to avoid using in 2020. “Orthogonal” remains the front-runner.

: I’ve settled in to a decent mix of Emacs, Roam, Tinderbox, and Drafts. But will it last?

: Hasselblad’s 907X with CFV II 50C back is finally available for order and now I’m …

: Based on the commercial, I’d have bought one even if I didn’t need a ladder. …

: I’m going to hate to see this lens go, but I need to dig myself out of the Leica hole I find …

: Can someone nudge the weather thingy? I think it’s stuck.

: Well that’s certainly optimistic of me

: While going through my RSS feeds I ran into a post by someone who feels exactly how I do about …

: My creative output is inversely proportional to the complexity of my process

: The entire world is constantly trying to upsell me something and it’s exhausting.

: I’m selling the Leica Q. Anyone looking for a superbly-built full-frame Leica with a 28mm …

: A dumb thing I do is purchase the annual plan for new software subscriptions, to save money, then …

: A couple weeks into Big Sur and now whenever I use a Mac running Catalina it looks… old, …

: Derek Sivers changed is site’s domain from sivers.org to sive.rs and I don’t approve. …

: On the desktop, anyway, I can’t fathom why anyone would prefer looking at photos on Instagram …

: I have some very nice Fuji digital gear for sale, including an X-T3, X-Pro2, and great lenses. …

: Just a periodic reminder that Micro.blog remains my favorite place to hang out online. Thank you to …

: 50 years of innovation. Leica is not a speedy company.

: My good friend Wayne passed away a few years ago. He was one day younger than me and his 56th …

: Yawn. (Also, needs a brushin’)

: Cheating with digital

: Add Logseq to the list of Roam-alikes: “A local-only, non-linear outliner for organizing your …

: But but what if it turns out that I don’t need backlinks?! 😳

: Whenever I need to be reminded why I like shooting film, I just spend some time in the darkroom.

: What I’d like to try is Bear but with each note as an outliner rather than markdown editor.

: I’ve re-enabled cross-posting from Micro.blog to Twitter. Who cares? Everyone just scrolls by …

: My wife got me an Ember mug for my birthday. I didn’t even know I needed one but I needed one. …

: Re-retiring the old iPhone SE

: My home office fridge. 1/3 Diet Coke, 1/3 beer, 1/3 various film stocks

: The MyHeritage Photo Enhancer

: I sometimes wonder why I keep 20 years of blog posts just sitting around doing nothing. Then I run …

: I’m now using Instagram as a place to share snapshots with friends and family rather than …

: From my new perch. I’m all alone on the loft. I somehow ended up with the most space and I …

: I’ve only shot a few sheets with this Burke & James Press Camera, but it sure looks cool.

: Cameras I'm using and cameras I want

: sudo chown -R (whoami):admin /usr/local chown: /usr/local: Operation not permitted WTF?! If I want …

: I can’t see the menubar icons in Big Sur because they’re white on light. Had to change …

: I know there’s a new Kansas record but I prefer old Kansas. Especially very old Kansas like …

: Updated my iPhone SE OG post. Short version is that I loved it, but ran into dead ends without my …

: I’m very surprised that I, so far, am not at all annoyed by the iOS-ification of macOS in Big …

: Film “presets” for Lightroom or Capture One do a decent job of emulating film emulsions. …

: Big Sur beta issues

: No big surprises in Big Sur so far, but I’m guessing there are a few lurking in the (rounded) …

: Me, every year: “No way I’m installing the beta again this year. Too much hassle” …

: If only there were something I could do with cameras other than think about which new ones I’d …

: So far I’m not redirecting the older WordPress feed URL to the Blot one. Last time I …

: Moving the blog around again (and again)

: WordPress templates are an onslaught of desparate, “hero” image riddled, cookie-cutter, …

: Lathe Updates: Week Ending July 12, 2020

: Reading Long-Form Web Articles By Printing Them First

: I love that brief moment when the rain noise stops while I’m driving under an overpass.

: My Blot subscription ends next week. While I’ve moved away from Blot for my own blog, …

: I love desks. No such thing as having too many! One day I’ll have a giant, antique rolltop …

: Using the old, small iPhone SE has reminded me how nice it is to be able to control my phone …

: I see that AdGuard is available via SetApp. I used it before installing a Pi-Hole and it seemed to …

: Well the Keychron K2 only lasted a day. I’m already back to using the Happy Hacking Keyboard. …

: I’m using my old SE this week, which has turned the X into a $1,000 darkroom timer 😜

: Don’t pin your header, it’s in the way. We know how to scroll up and don’t mind …

: Unpopular opinion: Paul Di’Anno Iron Maiden is as good as or better than Bruce Dickenson Iron …

: In my all-time top 10.

: Leave me alone, Dropbox! (This is one reason I’m moving to other sync options).

: I was given a Buddha Board. I’d never heard of it and now it’s my favorite thing today.

: A reminder in my pocket.

: This Aeron chair has been sat in nearly every day, all day, comfortably, for more than 20 years. …

: Headphones. Very loud.

: Using HEY for Email

: This might be my favorite combination. It’s not the fanciest, but it’s stood the test of …

: Dropbox asked me one too many times to upgrade!/buy!/try!/look!, so this morning I dragged …

: I never seem to stray for long.

: My iPod Shuffles Off This Mortal Coil

: User stories on index cards, from 2006.

: Most WordPress sites that are about WordPress are hellish landscapes of popups, sticky headers, SEO …

: Between using Roam for notes and Hey for email, my world has gone all topsy-turvy on me.

: That’s a pretty broad brush you got there.

: Thinking about keeping my Daily Notes here

: I cannot remember the books I have read any more than the meals I have eaten; even so, they have …

: Somehow my “Light table” has become more of a “Snack table”. I have mixed …

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: You know what? I give up. I’m going back to Chrome. I love Safari but it’s hobbled. And …

: If your establishment does not enforce the use of facemasks, I will no longer be your customer.

: My dad helped me stain our deck this weekend. At 79 he still paints circles around me.

: Iceberg editor for WordPress

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: I had lunch in Founder’s Taproom today. First time since early March. I was nervous but …

: Well, Default Folder X is now included in SetApp so I no longer have an excuse not to install it. I …

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: One nice thing about Roam is that I can edit the backlinked content directly within the page …

: Flickr > Instagram whasamatter with everyone?

: Our friends’ dog Buddy watching for something to bark at.

: Ran a roll of Tri-X through the Hasselblad 500C/M. Alice again.

: Alice, waiting patiently to go do something with me. Anything. Soon, Alice!

: The stock Hasselblad waist-level finder is inexpensive, compact, and is by far the best-looking …

: I just want to hit “Play” and listen to music. I don’t want to have to first …

: I may take a break from 35mm film

: I have lost control of the situation. — God (@TheTweetOfGod) May 28, 2020

: “Now” vs “Not” is one of the worst one-letter typos.

: Org-roam vs other Roam-alikes

: Keeping Org-roam Daily Notes in a separate folder

: While using Emacs I often say things like “Wow!” and “Holy shit that’s …

: I’m so good at lying to myself about learning Clojure that I even bought a book.

: If {SOFTWARE} would just implement {MY PET FEATURE} it would be a game changer in the market!

: Obsidian looks like a viable Roam competitor using local Markdown files. I shouldn’t go …

: Good list of movies: 30 Movies That Are Unlike Anything You’ve Seen Before - The Atlantic

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: I didn’t know about org-roam-server but now I do. A Web Application to Visualize the Org-Roam …

: Decent headphones and a lossless signal path sending Clutch directly into my head this morning.

: Getting to a link I have stored somewhere in Org-roam takes me about five seconds longer than …

: I have an impossible choice between these two modes.

: Own Your Second Brain: Set Up org-roam on Your Own Machine looks like it could be useful when …

: Part One of My Battles with Emacs - macosxguru

: We brought Alice home from the rescue org a year ago today. We have yet to inform her that she is …

: I often consider completely wiping my online presence but I worry that by doing so I’ll …

: It seems I can only work in one of two ways with Emacs: I either live in Emacs or I live without …

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: Five pinned tabs plus five open tabs, max.

: When I was a smoker

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: It always surprises me how quickly the yak’s hair grows back.

: I almost posted this photo with an “Analog” tag. Maybe “Vintage” would have …

: The SM3 is so much cooler than the SM9 but if I’m honest, I prefer actually typing on the SM9. …

: The Olympia SM9 is now cleaned up too.

: Hayley Williams is new to me. Where have I been? This is a good record.

: I’d forgotten how weird Jack White’s Lazaretto vinyl was so it took me a minute to …

: Got a little workbench for tinkering on.

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: All set for now, thanks.

: It’s a little thing, but I look forward to reviewing a few highlights via Readwise each day. …

: I make no excuses. I love “The Fifth Element”. It’s so weird and unique and fun. …

: Always good to see a new Christopher Moore Novel… Shakespeare for Squirrels

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: Same thing applies for every conspiracy theory.

: I keep a JOBO in the bathtub. I’m fortunate that my very patient wife lets me get away with …

: Just look at the instructions for syncing audio on one of my grandpa’s movie club films. …

: ::narrows eyes::

: Catching up on contact sheets, finally.

: From 2012. Still valid.

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: Scanning film negatives with a digital camera

: Bare prints taped to the wall. If I waited until I framed them they’d never get hung.

: How do you know which one you like best if you don’t try them all?

: I’m not paying for Roam until there are native blockquote s. And no, convoluted hacks using …

: I’ve never really tried Linux on the (literal) desktop. It’s better with a bigger screen …

: I thought I’d lost my TWSBI pen in the move so I bought another. Today I found the original so …

: “Stargazer” is just the best damn song.

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: I ran into this old screenshot of my blog from 2003 and it looks like I use to include the …

: Whenever I feel like complaining about my small-bathroom darkroom, I remember my first darkroom. It …

: I want more forums, fewer Slacks.

: Early memes, eh?

: Drawing I did in 1981 of the Kansas “Leftoverture” album cover. Must’ve been …

: Bad Company - Desolation Angels 🎵

: This was fine and I’m not sure why I ever changed any of it.

: “Cheese just doesn’t agree with me.” Found this photo of an index card doodle I …

: Having exposure and date info between frames is reason enough to own a Nikon F6. I often wish I …

: org-mode In Your Pocket Is a GNU-Shaped Devil - Mike Hall

: Curio 14 public beta

: Painting Eddie

: Fiona Apple - Fetch the Bolt Cutters 🎵

: More notes about Mylio for photo management

: My wiki is more Roam-like thanks to TiddlyBlink

: Getting started with TiddlyWiki: a beginner’s tutorial - Ness Labs

: Arq 6 upgrade issues - Michael Tsai

: Gallery of meals

: Using Mylio for photo management

: I'll be using Org-roam for the time being

: Back to boring keyboards

: Yet another domain move

: Falling in love

: YouTube TV and ads

: Making Day One permanent

: I almost forgot about blog-cli for Blot

: Theme change

: Wall for Blot

: Quick poll, if you have a moment. If I were to resurrect my Blot.im blog for something, which …

: I miss Blot

: I'm not ignoring the pandemic, I'm just not writing about it

: I watched the entire season of “Hunters” and I don’t know why because I thought it …

: Kansas, “Point of Know Return”. Still a favorite. Still best on vinyl.

: By what mechanism might I send highlighted passages from an article in @NetNewsWire to my …

: From my first roll of Film Ferrania P30. ASA 80 box speed in HC-110.

: Even though I can get to my account’s subscription page in App Store, I could not manage …

: It’s no secret that I change up my tools often. It’s not always simply indecision or …

: There’ve been some fun posts showing Volkswagon Beetle’s today. Here’s me with …

: Seems like good advice

: She sleeps like this. I don’t mind.

: How do I install this?

: Alice loves her “Snakie”

: Doom Emacs vs my custom Emacs config

: I’m firmly in the “Don’t Recline” camp but I’m also in the …

: Tractor (2011). The last frame I ever shot on Kodachrome.

: My day so far in Roam and/or Emacs

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: I swear to god if I waste any more time (over)thinking about how to effectively manage my use of …

: Reining in Emacs

: Yes, of course I want a rotary cell phone. The power switch is an actual slide switch. No holding …

: Looks like I’m using Roam as a personal CRM :)

: Is it possible to configure the Touch Bar to display keys that are broken on the actual butterfly …

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: I seem happy about the new lens, but camera shake, poor exposure, and improper development took a …

: Steve and Kevin

: My dream has come true!

: 15 years ago I sold a 35mm Summicron ASPH and I’ve regretted it ever since. I corrected that …

: Does anyone know of a way to use Emacs for some things but without then immediately trying to use it …

: Jess and I saw the “Toys!” exhibit at the GR museum. This photo of the “Generation …

: Oh great, Cloudron just added the interesting Grav “flat-file” CMS as an app. That means …

: Installing Mojave on a 2012 MacBook Air takes a while.

: Alice just isn’t into having her photo taken. She’s still cute, though.

: 4x5 Self-portrait (2020) Killing time on a Sunday. It’s tricky making selfies with the big …

: Mirror selfie. Camera Identification Photo.

: I’ve settled on HC-110 for developing my black and white negatives. Easy to mix and lasts …

: Software becomes “bloated” the minute it includes a feature I don’t need.

: I get to have lunch with these two knuckleheads at Founders at least once a week. (Leica M3. 50mm …

: “Affordances are not clutter.” – John Gruber.

: Is there a “system” I haven’t tried? This is the Chronodex from 2013. It was neat, …

: I put this giant notebook to use as a “Media Log”. I write the title and year of every …

: (Train, 2010) Ok, fine, I won’t.

: Loading a new roll is my second favorite part

: My Cloudron instance emailed me and let me know my blog (Ghost) ran out of memory so it restarted it …

: The whole concept is not merely inconsistent, it’s incoherent Gruber, on Multi-tasking on the iPad

: I’ve been using Tumblr for micro-blogging the past few weeks. I like how Tumblr handles …

: What, why? Was I getting too comfortable with my own Emacs config or something?

: I LOVE year-end lists. Can’t get enough of ‘em.

: My Roam graph after a couple of weeks.

: Finally dug out the film dryer. Cuts my drying time from 2 hours to just 15 minutes. I should …

: Flickr could really use more people paying for Pro accounts. Flickr remains the best photo sharing …

: “Arbitrary Datalog queries over the Roam instance” Cool! roamresearch.com

: brew install clojure

: Too many companies seem to think that a redesign of their control panel only requires making …

: If the only thing your site is good at is SEO optimization I hate you.

: I’ve officially stopped loving The Mandalorian. For a while I thought its episodic nature was …

: Mike Johnston uses an appropriate caption, which is nice to see.

: I’ve been putting short posts directly on mastodon and I’m not sure why I started doing …

: First thought about Roam is that it’s Workflowy+TheBrain+TiddlyWiki. If it can strike the …

: Young people are actually pretty nice. I got into a mildly heated discussion with a young gal …

: When I pay full price a few days after “Cyber Monday” I feel like I’ve won because …

: My M3 is on its way home after CLA and repairs. Don sent some photos of the process. I wish I had …

: I am very poorly today and very stupid and hate everybody and everything – Charles Darwin …

: I was always working steady I never called it art I got my shit together meeting Christ and reading …

: You know how there are certain games that can sell a video game system? Are there any Linux-only …

: Focus Check. I feel like tinkering so I’m setting up a little pop-up portrait studio in my …

: My wiki has turned mostly into a collection of short notes and thoughts that aren’t really …

: Never let me near an all-you-can-eat pizza buffet. OMG I may never eat again. (At least not until …

: I’ve gotta say, using Ghost for blogging this past week has been an entirely pleasant …

: I can make shitty photographs with any camera, so why not make them with a nice one?

: “Every machine is as individual as a set of fingerprints. So, every time you type something on a …

: I don’t care about posterity. I won’t be there anyway – Werner Herzog Herzog’s the …

: I don’t enjoy Instagram stories nearly as much now that everyone plasters stickers and shit …

: I think she’s bored this morning

: Met Steve today

: The internet is exhausting my good humor, so this is the phone I’m bringing with me today.

: I don’t rely on Apple Photos but I do use it. It’s been like this for a week. Tried all …

: By all means, whenever you don’t have a thoughtful response to someone, simply insult them …

: FFS now half of the posts on a Twitter thread are “unroll” posts for that very thread.

: I’d like to see more websites like the one by Jeff Bridges

: This barely even looked like a hamburger. Maybe that’s why it was called the “Meat …

: Stella’s Lounge for lunch today. It’s just so inviting!

: The urge to set up a decent Linux machine (either desktop or laptop) has not abated.

: This is way better than passing a phone around.

: I admire people with reasonable attention spans.

: I just recently started trying it, but so far org-ql is kind of amazing for Org mode searches.

: Castlemacs is a simple Emacs config starter that has some nice defaults. I’ve merged it with …

: There’ll be none of that “Netflix and chill” nonsense at dad’s house.

: My dad set up the 8mm projector and a makeshift screen. Here’s my sister watching herself as a …

: Alice rarely poses nicely for me, but she made an exception today with Jess and Brandon.

: Trying something. I now have more input devices than I have hands.

: Michael Tsai I prefer the old strategy where Apple makes its money from hardware, so it’s free to …

: I’m not a gun person, but the story behind this negative is fascinating. The entire image is …

: My grandfather’s footage from Halloween in1948 is terrifying. www.youtube.com/watch

: Seems like every time I find a cool new blog and add it to my RSS reader, they stop posting shortly …

: “content creators”

: Tri-X 400 was introduced into the market in 35mm and 120 formats on November 1, 1954. It had been …

: My Leica M6 is (based on the serial number) one of the last 10 produced (1998). It has an upgraded …

: The thing I’ve noticed when using Linux is the sense of agency it gives me. I’ve never …

: I’m once again thinking about building a desktop workstation running Linux because ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

: Whenever I receive my “Monthly TextExpander Report” I’m reminded that I’m …

: Look what we found in the office basement. So much for productivity.

: Lunch at Founders. Watching Ghostbusters is way better than watching sports.

: I am once again feeling like I don’t want to use any software other than Emacs, a file …

: This is what the last frame looked like before the shutter came apart. Ah, film.

: Well, the shutter just came apart on my M4. That cheap-ass Leica only lasted 53 years! 😆. The good …

: CIP (for “Camera Identification Photo”, my new term) from latest roll of T-MAX P3200. So …

: Finished up a roll of T-MAX 3200. Not even all that grain can detract from her cuteness. (Nikon F3. …

: The gamification of StackOverflow is out of control Has StackOverflow Become An Antipattern?.

: This existed. Someone made this in 1934. What have we been doing since?

: I’ve been unable to save or open files to the Desktop folder in Emacs since upgrading to …

: I know, I’ll buy an old 11” MacBook Air and use the new mac to mac mode in Luna Display …

: I couldn’t stay away, so I installed Manjaro Gnome edition on the ThinkPad this weekend and …

: Dialog policy… If it’s in my browser, “Deny”. If it’s on my Mac, …

: This new bag that came with the MK1 negative holder from Negative Supply fits in quite well with the …

: After a few quick test “scans”, this setup looks to be a game changer for me. I can …

: Thank you, social media, for teaching me what I should be outraged about today. I spent a few hours …

: Vim clutch to make Vim even faster (Of course you don’t need a clutch in Emacs, you can just …

: After spending 2 weeks with the trainers, Alice is back!

: I’m in the middle of a second listen to Nick Cave’s new record “Ghosteen” …

: Add Tasks to our TiddlyWiki Page is a step-by-step demo showing why TiddlyWiki is so handy and …

: …the Internet is an amoral force that reduces friction, not an inevitable force for good …

: I have an exercise bike, so I don’t go to Spin classes, but I enjoyed this: I was an ex-wife. …

: Just finished dismissing all of the notification alerts after upgrading my MBP to Catalina and now I …

: Week 2 of training started today for Alice. Just look at her sit there in front of Target with loads …

: It’s nice being able to print again

: It makes me sad that we have a need for Twitter “thread readers”. Maybe …

: Me (morning): I gotta get away from all this surveillance craziness! Me (later that day): ::installs …

: I’ll be limited to 8x10” prints from 35mm negatives and in a bathroom but it’s a …

: Some look forward to a new novel by their favorite author. I, on the other hand, eagerly await the …

: Roughing it at MSU tailgate

: A Polaroid of me reading “Instant: The Story of Polaroid”

: 140 pages on tilde.club have been updated in the last 24 hours. That’s about 138 more than …

: Our website in 1996 Built with…

: An early Tilde.club thing for me was a Fargo-driven blog I called “Snippets”. I still …

: Signs of life for tilde.club

: Paper Your Way to the Top with Tips from Journalist David Sax

: It’s very easy for people to have incredibly strong opinions about magazine articles they have not …

: Tornado sirens oh goody

: Stoicism is the new David Foster Wallace 🤣 Nadia Eghbal

: Continuous Publishing by James Yu. Yep! It’s how my wiki is supposed to work and it’s …

: I haven’t made a Micro Monday recommendation in a while, but I enjoy having @hollyhoneychurch …

: I love cheesecake

: I still listen to Nu metal shut up.

: “We Ride a Dune Scooter, 1955” by Richard Baty. Home movie by my grandfather …

: Instant

: I’ve got a half-dozen boxes of Polaroid i-Type film that isn’t getting any younger. …

: I carefully curate my Twitter feed but even so, after 10 minutes of catching up I’m angry and …

: I’m ready for skeuomorphism to make a comeback

: I should probably trim this before it falls right over.

: Another thing I don’t do: Write blog comments pointing out trivial typos in the post. If a …

: I use org-mode. I need to remember that so I stop asking myself, “But, but I wonder if I …

: My daughter’s dog Sage is a nut.

: I’m about fed up with Catalina. Pervasive permissions dialog. Can’t open apps I want to …

: It’s Hobonichi ordering time again.

: Got the M3 out, put the 50mm on it and noticed that the rangefinder doesn’t move between 0.7m …

: My wiki, blogs, Flickr, Tumblr, Instagram, etc. They all sit around waiting for my mood to swing …

: I think about switching to Linux. A lot. I’ll probably never do it, though. Still…🤔.

: By far the best edition of Christopher Moore’s “Lamb” is this leather bound, gold-edged, bible-like …

: Woman looking at horizon, a new cliche for book covers? - Smashing Company.

: Alice and I got absolutely soaked on our walk this morning. She barely noticed the rain. Dogs are …

: In a cautiously optimistic celebration of Tumblr’s acquisition, I thought I’d post a few …

: Finally, after months of impatiently dealing with the rescue organization, Alice is officially …

:

: Gail.⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣She’s very patient with me.⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣(Leica M4. Tri-X at 800)

: If TheBrain actually pulls off what they plan for the new notes editor in v11, it could throw my …

: I’ve been hanging onto this Lady Gaga concert shirt since I saw her with @Jessicaskibbe in 2011. We …

: Keyboard and iPad.⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣Expose for the keyboard, I guess?⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣(Leica M4. Tri-X at 800)

: Mirror selfie so I know what camera I shot the roll with.⁣ ⁣⁣ ⁣(Leica M4. Tri-X at 800)⁣ ⁣⁣ …

: The hair on this negative had its own ideas about market trends (Leica M4. Voightlander 35mm f2.5. …

: Some days it feels like the internet is mostly people complaining about how their pull request was …

: I should have 2 beers at lunch every day, because after which I tend to finish and send all of the …

: I’m almost certain to stop reading your article/post/tweet at the first occurrence of a …

: The problem isn’t that I have too many bags, necessarily, but that there are cameras in all of …

: I wonder if I should spend less time learning new things and more time getting better at the things …

: Well at least one of us can sleep

: We all worked ourselves into an immediate lather about Facebook backdoor-ing WhatsApp, but it looks …

: we’ve designed Cloudflare to treat any personally identifiable information that passes through our …

: I’m fine with both Instax and Polaroid instant film. This one is new Polaroid from the SX-70.

: Aww, the Letter Writers Alliance is shutting down. I joined in 2012 and it inspired me to, well, …

: I always take a mirror selfie somewhere on each roll so I remember which camera it was shot with.

: These don’t belong on a shelf (Canon EOS-1v. Portra 400)

: Caution, Fire is Hot. (Canon EOS-1v. Portra 400. Noritsu scan)

: Moved my emacs config into a “literate” org file today. Now at least it’s …

: I was given a new coffee mug. It helps me get through the nightmare that is the daily paper.

: Fuji makes an X100T and an X-T100. Maybe this shouldn’t bother me but it does.

: I love the look of color film. It’s simple and subtle. (Hasselblad 500C/M. 80mm Planar. Portra …

: Seems like a decent direction: Apple joins Google, Facebook, and Twitter in data-sharing project

: I just imported an org-mode (.org) file into Typora and it automatically converted it to Markdown …

: Catalina seems to be accelerating the disturbing trend of the operating system trying to hide things …

: Screens (@profmusgrave@twitter.com)

: I like ordering supplies from Baum-kuchen. They wrap everything so nicely.

: Fun cardboard desk organizer. I’m using it on a desk at work.

: Don’t know how I missed this. “The Hustle” both cracks me up and makes me …

: Cups at local restaurant, Zoco. (⁣Leica M6. 50mm Summicron. Tri-X in HC-110⁣).

: Silverfast crashes when trying to “batch scan” in Catalina so I have to scan one frame …

: Kelly and her beautiful German Shepherd, Apollo.

: Everyone everywhere seems to love Notion.io. I don’t get it. It always makes me feel like …

: I feel like it’s time to bring the Roterfaden back into rotation. I have an MD Notebook and a …

: I could have sworn I’d seen a WordPress -> Blot importer script somewhere but I can’t …

: Kicks: What if TiddlyWiki becomes the new blockchain? Like what if everywhere you go people are …

: It was kind of an accident.

: I have no choice but to post photos of Alice.

: Test post. It’s Alice again. (Leica M6. 50mm Summicron. Tri-X in HC-110)

: I’ve just passed page 400 of “Fall, or Dodge in Hell” and I don’t think I’m going to make it. We’re …

: Just married

: Just when the tedious barrage of Apple-related speculation starts to die down. 🤢

: Par

: I own a small amount of Bitcoin and friends but I’d happily lose it all if it meant I …

: A new digital back for the Hasselblad V-series. Want! copingmechanism.com/2019/hass…

: Thinking about Instagram. Don’t hate me. copingmechanism.com/2019/what…

: Her incision has become infected so she has to wear the cone of shame. She is not thrilled.

: My parents’ living room is pretty high-tech.

: I notice there’s been a few nice tweaks to the @Blot control panel recently. It just keeps …

: I spent the weekend improving (aka “complicating”) my photo processing workflow and now …

: Tinkering with the Eleventy SSG for no particular reason

: Royal Republic’s Club Majesty is a cartoon rock-n-roll disco blast. It makes me feel good. …

: Liking things by default rather than disliking everything by default is life-changing.

: The latest Forklift update gets a “Search in HoudahSpot” command, which will be handy.

: Maybe I should have opted for the Kindle version of this one.

: I’ve been trying them for a couple of months, but outside of very specific tasks, I just …

: Removed my post poking fun at WordPress VIP’s problems today. Not the kind of tone I want to …

: It was the biggest disaster in the history of the music business — and almost nobody knew The Day …

: I love Elliot Erwitt’s photos. Once in a while, Magnum sells signed prints and I always buy …

: Soulver 3 is out and what a great update. Soulver is almost always open on my Mac.

: Word from the rescue is that we get to adopt her, pending paperwork details. We’re confident …

: I have to fast-forward every scene in which David Tennant wears those silly, fake-looking demon …

: Just shy of 900 pages. Stephenson has a lot of words at his disposal – and he’s not …

: I’ll probably install the iOS developer beta on my iPad Pro because I won’t miss it that …

: Founders Mas Agave is weird and delicious.

: Is there a social network I can join on which people don’t spent the entire time complaining …

: When I want to use a computer but not really I have an iPad Pro Audrey Eschright - Uses This

: I am always either actively using Org-mode for everything or on the verge of going back to actively …

: When the dog photobombs a Facetime call

: Dreaming of new cameras again: I want a Hasselblad 203FE but I don’t need one

: I don’t use Drafts on iOS because I don’t really _use_ iOS. I am however, getting the …

: For many companies, domain renewal might be the most important administrative task there is.

: I’d love to see Bokeh funded. You have 12 more days to back it, but don’t wait until the …

: I could be featured on Uses This once a month and my story would be entirely different each time.

: Diarly is now included with SetApp. If this keeps up, pretty soon all the good apps are going to be …

: One more t-shirt before it goes…

: I can’t keep all my old t-shirts forever, so I take a photo of myself in them before passing …

: Aeon: Street photography, 1838-2019: a photo for every year

: Nice to see @Blot get a mention in the latest Dense Discovery

: She’s 100% sweet and totally irresistable. Where do I sign!?

: A friend is fostering a 3-year-old Burnese/Border Collie mix rescued from some amateur puppy mill. …

: I just called a local independent book store and they were very sweet and helpful and are going to …

: I need to remove two or more of these from my daily toolbox: TheBrain, DEVONthink, Tinderbox, …

: Oh neat, MarsEdit is now in SetApp!

: Using Apple Pay on websites fails for me as often as it works. “Can’t find Apple …

: When asked, “Should this element be animated?” my default answer is always …

: 📘Kafka on the Shore by Haruki Marukami was so weird and wonderful. ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐

: Netflix Saves Our Kids From Up To 400 Hours of Commercials a Year. One could probably question the …

: Bunch, by Brett Terpstra, is “a batch app launcher for your Dock.”

: Remember, you can always follow me with twtxt using… twtxt follow jbaty …

: Fine! I’ll try using Drafts. This is the last straw.

: Mom and I

: ”…they don’t sing about emotions; they obliterate them” – Drowned in Sound …

: I’m enjoying “Barry” much more than S08 of Game of Thrones. Why isn’t …

: Sports bars are over-stimulating, but with well over 100 beers on tap, I make an exception.

: My mom is awesome. Can’t wait to go hang out with her this afternoon.

: After much consideration, I’m ready to declare Lizzo’s “Cuz I Love You” a …

: The battery in my Apple Magic Mouse died this morning, without any warning, so I had to plug it in …

: I love the little Fuji Instax Square camera copingmechanism.com

: I kind of sort of miss listening to cassettes: copingmechanism.com

: Remember, the AlphaSmart Neo2’s battery life is rated at SEVEN HUNDRED HOURS.

: If I write a witty, clever, and airtight response to something I disagree with, but delete it before …

: Backed Bokeh on Kickstarter. The world can use all of the independent, privacy-first services it can …

: Made a 4x5 selfie with the Speed Graphic…bad hair, wrinkled shirt and all. (Expired Ilford …

: “Signal Path: Lossless” and decent headphones and Pink Floyd mmmmm.

: One of the guys doing Jello shots with us after 11:00pm last night was my age (mid-50s) and had to …

: I went through a “street photography” phase. Street

: Ran across this 1996 invoice today and it reminded me that people now complain when an app costs …

: The best way I’ve found to bitch online about something is to post it on the wiki so that …

: How the Sugar Industry Shifted Blame to Fat - NYT

: org-journal now supports monthly files. This is nice because that is how I’ve always organized …

: An update on my feelings about cropping film images

: Seems like an odd limitation for a pencil case. Maybe I should have double-checked the measurements …

: Of coUrsE emAcs ComeS with studlify-region BUilt In

: Sacha Chua’s Emacs News is just chock full of wonderful links this week.

: Bokeh gonna burn your eyes. I’m with Dante on this one.

: Never thought I’d try this…

: Is it really not possible to copy a link to a “sheet” in Ulysses? Or to link between …

: I’m going to go ahead and assume that all of the performance jankiness I’ve seen with …

: Typora really does offer A different editing experience from what I’m used to.

: Fired up Ulysses after a time away recently. One of the first notes I saw was about what tools I was …

: I arrive at the office before 6:30am. I’m bringing back my neglected rule of not checking …

: I burned down my “system” again: State of the System - Spring 2019

: I always create an index at the front of new notebooks and then never update them.

: The problem with Twitter for me is not so much the content/toxicity (still, yuck), but the fact that …

: I wish I hadn’t logged into my Milanote account. I really don’t need to add any more …

: See if you can guess my favorite ingredient in this meal

: I’m dipping my toes back into Twitter, but I have rules

: “And great for them, I guess. But sometimes one might pine for a less aspirational time, when …

: Started experimenting with Plausible as a privacy-conscious web analytics tool this morning. Had no …

: I used my MBP’s keyboard a lot this weekend and tried to keep an open mind. I mean, it’s …

: Game of Thrones prep

: I was bored over the weekend so I set up a WordPress blog at an unused domain of mine: …

: Advertising shits in your head

: I know I’m getting old because my first reaction was, “Oh what’s this bullshit …

: I missed that Curio 13 was released recently. Such a great app, and the addition of layers and …

: I haven’t been keeping up with the TiddlyWiki Google group or Discord channel. This is …

: Devin Townsend’s new album is a nutso, all-over-the-map, beautiful, noisy mess and I love it.

: co-owner Gianlucca Casaccia felt so exploited by demands for free lodging and food in exchange for …

: I’ll be busy burning out my retinas staring at this every day for the next week or so.

: I lost my keys on Wednesday. A few minutes ago I found them again. It’s a good feeling.

: When I’m in the mood for something more interesting than Blue Valentine but not as weird as …

: A bit of a different setup this afternoon

: I wanted new in-ear monitors and went with wired ones because I don’t like charging things all …

: Espresso is included in SetApp. Cool.

: Canceled my Apple Music membership and upgraded my Qobuz subscription to “Sublime+”. …

: Robin Trower, at 73, is still kicking ass. Love the new record.

: A Saturday with no set plans is a wonderful, dangerous thing.

: David Rees, in Chapter 11 of “How to Sharpen Pencils”, says, “Mechanical pencils …

: It is impossible for me to use Emacs and not spend half of my time farting around with …

: I would like to be able to upload public photos to Flickr and not have them appear in the …

: Mini-Me has been hanging around our offices since the beginning.

: I’m told this is “The most ‘Jack’ photo in existence”. I hope this is …

: The HHKB remains my second favorite keyboard of all time. Some day it may even take over the top …

: Over-complicating things is my superpower

: If you post an article even remotely date-sensitive, please include the publication date somewhere …

: This is a terrific record.

: I missed an important task this week due to overwrought OmniFocus Perspectives. This is what happens …

: So many choices! (I went with Lizard of Koz, “Deep Cut”)

: A few years ago, we created Journey Jug. I just cracked another one open and will fill it with …

: My willingness to try living with Windows is an indication of how much I dislike my 2016 MacBook …

: I want everything to be in One Place™ but I’m unable to choose that place. Well, that’s …

: Relics

: I haven’t felt like shooting film lately and it makes me sad

: It seems that the new version 7.0 of MacJournal is free. Dan Schimpf

: Another reason I can’t deal with weather.com.

: I love seeing new TiddlyWikis popping up. Here’s one from Joe Jenett

: Power Macintosh 6150 Workgroup Server we bought in 1995. Would have tried booting it but no longer …

: Had dinner with my daugher. We have fun, but we lose big-time at Keno.

: I’m so glad my grandfather kept good notes. Makes scanning and documenting 75-year-old films …

: Got the 8mm scanner running again

: I love this knife. Thanks to @Mtt for the recommendation. Understated, as a “Gentleman’s …

: Yellow Gloves

: Charlie got a new “baby”

: Heading outside with my favorite camera and a roll of Tri-X.

: With apologies to the neighbors…

: Instead of more whining about the internet being down…

: Trying to select text on the iPad is like trying to tie a ribbon around a fish. Charlie Sorrel, …

: I will always spell “publicly” as “publically”. I can’t help it.

: I try to post at least one photo from each roll, but this last one was a bit of a mess. Anyway, …

: I name my folders of scanned film rolls like this: YYYY-Roll-000. With that 3-digit numeric counter, …

: I’m not going to have a real darkroom ready until sometime in the spring, so I put enough …

: I hadn’t seen the nice introductory video about how Blot works. If you’ve ever remotely …

: I don’t understand Emacs Lisp. At all. This is going to take me forever.

: I’ve spent just enough time learning stock Emacs key bindings that now I’m equally inept …

: Founders had Lizard of Koz “Deep Cut” on tap today and it was deeeelicious.

: Two weeks with a home-rolled Emacs config and stock Emacs keybindings and I’m not sure …

: An early “database-driven” e-commerce site I built was done in ColdFusion against a …

: Oh no, another writing app: Strike (iTunes link since the website appears to be missing)

: Think I’ll work from home today

: Me: Buys or otherwise arranges everything I need in order to do that thing I want to do Also Me: …

: Derek Sivers: Benefits of a daily diary and topic journals

: The response by the Roon CTO to a question about “Roon Radio” makes me believe the Roon …

: I received an email today from sphygmus letting me know she had written me a note on her wiki. …

: An aspect of TiddlyWiki that I find exciting is the ability to copy and paste tiddlers, macros, …

: I learned that first version of TiddlyWiki was released 20th September 2004. Here’s what it …

: I love the fman file manager but it doesn’t have Emacs keybindings or a plugin to add them so …

: My brush with Greta Van Fleet, Sept 14, 2017 before they performed at a nearby club. They probably …

: There are always empty Diet Coke cans nearby.

: Aidan playing sax in the jazz band he put together called “Groove Essentials 3.0”

: Sometimes when I reload the Micro.blog feed there’s nothing new. Guess it’s time to …

: Charlie, my nemesis…some days

: Emacs update: I’ve been using my home-rolled config with stock Emacs (non-evil) bindings for 3 …

: By default, Emacs considers a period followed by two spaces or by a newline as the end of a …

: Just as I was getting a fix on where to post what online, my stupid wiki comes along and now all …

: How to Fix Social Media by Injecting A Chunk of the Blogosphere - Kottke.org

: Impulse buy from Discogs

: If I were going to use Linux more than occasionally I’d stick with a tiling window manager …

: The Biggest Flaw I See in Pictures - Online Photographer

: Reading rationalizations for branding redesigns is one of my least favorite things to do. TL;DR we …

: What would a world without pushbuttons look like? | Aeon Essays

: Side-by-side: The first book I ever read and the first Kindle I owned.

: I don’t know of any someformat->PDF conversion that makes as nice a document as LaTeX.

: The Olympia on my desk sure looks great, but I haven’t been using it much lately. I say …

: Big Win for Web Accessibility in Domino’s Pizza Case – Lainey Feingold

: Brett Terpstra: Stuff I’ve made and actually use I use Brett’s doing tool all the time. …

: Although, sad to say, Medium didn’t let us export the comments, so those are gone Signal v Noise …

: I’ll expect this completed and on my desk in the morning.

: brew install fish

: AWS, MongoDB, and the Economic Realities of Open Source - Stratechery

: I despise the AppleTV remote. Related: UX rant: The nightmare horrorshow that is the Apple TV remote

: G. is fighting a cold so she thought a nap would do her good. I don’t want to disturb her so …

: “Me and Jesus the Pimp in a ‘79 Granada Last Night” is something.

: I should maybe take a photo of someone besides myself now and then, but I wanted to dust off the …

: It just seems so random.

: The most compelling reason I’ve found yet for switching to the “normal” Emacs …

: I finished reading a book last night. Just now, without really thinking about it, I posted a note …

: They should have just called it “How to delete Facebook, Instagram, and Medium from your life …

: It’s always an inspiration when I re-read the article about John Gadd’s journals. 4 …

: “Lorem Ipsum” is the past, “Jefsum” is the future.

: The cool thing about shooting reversal film is that you can just look at the negatives and see tiny …

: Current status: Browsing position.

: My inclination to use WordPress is inversely proportional to the amount of time I spend thinking …

: The sun was out today.

: A nice experience with Updown.io: rudimentarylathe.org/Updown.io

: I’ve used a number of server monitoring services but for the past year I’ve been very …

: I just changed the theme (“doom-one”) and font (Iosevka) in Emacs and I’m suddenly …

: New mug, same place.

: The end of a year is so wonderfully overwhelming. I want to both finish everything and start new …

: I can feel myself getting pulled, inexorably, back into all-in Emacs. Just spent a couple hours …

: It’s only been an hour with the UHK, but I feel like it may have been a mistake. I can remap …

: I would normally wait until January 1st to start a new journal, but Christmas morning works too.

: It’s Christmas eve, guess it’s time to put these two away.

: Gave up on running my Tiddlywiki wiki directly via Node on the server. Love the new anonymous …

: I am so back into fountain pens right now

: Tried the new Lightroom CC for a week. Still not ready. Maybe next year. I’m keeping my notes …

: Found Negative #112

: I was feeling like my notebooks have been too-much-unused these past couple of weeks and I missed …

: She started out by preparing for an ugly sweater contest but now I don’t know what she’s …

: Elf soundtrack on vinyl!

: Found Negative #42

: Yes, as a matter of fact, I did see your previous email.

: I rarely have more than 4 or 5 browser tabs open at a time. It is possible.

: I see that Luminar has released version 3 with the long-awaited Library features. Looking forward to …

: Could publishing words on the internet get any easier than txt.fyi?

: Filed away just in case: Photography and Linux

: We were a couple of margaritas in at this point.

: Found Negative #50

: I sure wish they’d stop splitting login forms in two.

: Two words that make a compelling case for using Lightroom Classic over something like Capture One: …

: Found Negative #114

: Mindnode just showed up in SetApp. Yes, SetApp requires a subscription, but I don’t know of a …

: What I’m supposed to do: Get things just the way I like them and keep them that way What I …

: Found Negative #19

: Found Negative #21 (What’s with the knives?)

: Text selection and manipulation on iOS is a nightmare for me

: Found Negative #142

: Found Negative #67

: I much preferred “The Sinner” to “The Haunting of Hill House”

: Found Negative #68

: NetNewsWire doesn’t sync, yet. At first I thought of this as a problem, but it’s ended …

: Shades of notion.io and Curio… Webjets

: Found Negative #78

: WordCamp Nashville and WordPress 5.0 - Manton Reece

: Found Negative #92

: I ran into the old, found negative from which I’d made the avatar I use in several places. I …

: One could also argue that the worst thing that ever happened to the Mac was the iPhone. – …

: I’ve never, since the first iPhone, dropped it in a significant way and have never broken a …

:

: Saw a few posts go by today (e.g. from @joshsullivan and @craigmcclellan) that reminded me that I …

: You know what editor I find has the best Vim key bindings? Vim

: Size difference between the Fuji Instax Square and the Polaroid (SX-70). I love the square format, …

: The Lost Kitchen Only Accepts Reservations Via Mail

: Proof That iOS Still Hasn’t Gotten Undo Right - Daring Fireball

: My desk is unacceptably cluttered, so I’m going to distract myself from work I’m …

: Daisy and Tim.

: Trying something new. My first Baron Fig notebook (and pen).

: Panther Cub at Founders. It was fine but not my favorite.

: I just grabbed my Lamy 2000 after not using it for a while and the ink flowed immediately. …

: I’m starting to think I don’t really need a separate cloud backup solution (e.g. …

: Old Nation Boss Tweed is good

: I’d love to know how many hours I’ve gotten back since Let’s Encrypt and certbot …

: The Truth About Vinyl - Vinyl vs. Digital I didn’t watch the entire video because the Vinyl …

: Stumbled upon my old Tinderbox notes document that I once used to generate a static blog at …

: There aren’t many things that make me happier than watching “Raising Arizona”

: Digital or analog? I say both, and lots of it! (This is getting out of hand)

: The new Capture One Pro 12 update looks nice but I’m not sure I can stomach the $149 upgrade …

:

: 100 Best Pens - NYMag

: Making sourdough bread is the new ToDo app.

: Request for opinions from those of you who regularly use both macOS and iOS: Of (only) the …

: I have been using the free version of ProtonMail for a while now and have found it to be reliable, …

: I just did my first day of “Couch to 5k” (since last time) and I already regret telling …

: My writing tools are very confused

: I was across the room minding my own business when the iMac screen suddenly did this…

: I got sucked into some “minimalism” blog posts this afternoon. Thankfully, I remembered …

: Things is not enough, OmniFocus is too much, Org-mode isn’t worth the effort on iOS. How am I …

: I just love reading blog posts. The topic barely matters. Write a few paragraphs about something …

: Universe - “Make an awesome website from your phone”

: Records all back on shelves and organized.

: Got the turntable set up at the new place today. I love listening to records.

: I measured it and found that the new Apple Pencil is 1,000,000 times better than the old one.

: I think I’m doing it wrong.

: I’ve been making an effort to use fewer exclamation points in my writing. It’s …

: I miss having a darkroom, but I’m beginning to make plans for one. I can’t wait to be …

: I haven’t been able to find my TWSBI 580 for months, so it’s probably time to admit …

: Drinking beer with twins can be confusing. I hold my hand over one eye and they’re both still …

: It’s fun to ridicule Twitter, but I also think people underestimate the challenges involved …

: For grins, I changed the theme of baty.blog to the most boring one I could find and am leaving it …

: I’d just like to repeat my appreciation for Blot.im’s author, David Merfield. He’s …

: G doesn’t enjoy the snow, but I don’t mind it. As long I don’t have to drive in …

: Grunkle Stan and Mable are headed to the local Comic Con.

: What if the examined life turns out to be a clunker as well?” – Kurt Vonnegut

: I’ve spent many hours searching for WordPress and Hugo themes that I like and am never …

: I keep trying to go with Apple Mail on the desktop, but nope. Fixed the send-using-wrong-server …

: Reading BBEdit release notes is soothing to me.

: I’m not obsessed with site analytics or anything, but I do like having a clue what’s …

: As WordPress continues its move toward becoming Squarespace, Micro.blog just keeps becoming a better …

: I’ve rushed it a bit, but the new home office is at least usable now. I’ll tidy things …

: Steven Sinofsky, I’m fascinated by the technical “class” obsession w/ iPads replacing laptops. I …

: So Manton just added crossposting support for Mastodon. I’ve been waffling between Micro.blog …

: Whenever I find myself with nothing to say, I spend time looking for better tools to help me say it. …

: Jess introduced me to her local hangout, Hank’s Tavern.

: I always get to my haircut appointments early so I can play with Dutch

: I generally avoid using spreadsheets but I’m smitten with Airtable

: I’ll never understand why Clutch hasn’t taken over the world. “Galaxy, …

: If it weren’t for HomeChef, most of my meals would probably involve ketchup packets. …

: I haven’t done a Micro Monday recommendation in a while, sorry. Today I’m going with …

: Please don’t let me order one of these. traveler.getfreewrite.com

: Aidan and Christi looking sharp before homecoming.

: Flickr beats the snot out of Instagram in every what that matters to me.

: The similarity of these two app icons is a constant source of confusion for me.

: Getting a feel for the new camera by taking snapshots everywhere. Here’s Gail while we waited …

: I am VERY excited about this.

: Poor Lula is terrified of just about everything and even when she’s not, she looks terrified.

: Today I prefer the Paul Di’Anno Iron Maiden era to that of Bruce Dickinson

: Sometimes it’s fun to deploy things and, what the heck, include the merge conflicts.

: I love when they let Nicolas out of his Cage

: Netlify notified me that I had 229 mixed content issues (images not using https) on my blog. That …

: End of the season

: I tend to prefer high-contrast, narrow depth-of-field images.

: One of my favorite snacks

: She’s taller than me. Not by quite as much as this makes it seem, but still.

: Let’s hope this doesn’t find anything

: Apple Mail on all my devices suddenly started saving all sent messages to the wrong account’s …

: Spent a good part of the day editing and emailing a lengthy Word document back and forth. This must …

: Why isn’t the YouTube “Autoplay” feature ever suddenly in the off position instead …

: I’ve had a very nice afternoon just perusing the internet. Now I’m off to do something …

: Calm

: Holy crap that was fast. Less than 48 hours from listing to accepting an offer.

: I put a Leica Q in my cart and hovered over the “Place Order” button. Then I backed away …

: Not many of these left this year

: He’s been gone for a while now, but I still miss this guy.

: Aliased rm to rm -vi hoping that I’ll never do something as stupid as I just did again.

: Do you ever miss using Vim? I do.

: Currently reading: The Stone Sky (The Broken Earth, #3) by N.K. Jemisin 📚

: Well there’s no way I’m getting rid of this

: Literary Clock Made From E-reader Now I know what to do with my old Kindles.

: Wealth of Choice? Really? - The Online Photographer

: How to use 1Password as a digital will – The Sweet Setup

: I just can’t stick with Mail.app, so back to MailMate I go. I tried. I want to use Mail, but …

: Apple forced me to change my iCloud password, which also invalidated all of my app-specific …

: Daring Fireball: Apple Is Privately Pushing Paid App Developers to Move to Subscriptions: Up front …

: GLOW season 1 wasn’t clicking (understatement) for me, but pressed on until the final 5 …

: I just don’t know how I’m ever going to get it down to fewer than 3 notebooks.

: I’m supposed to be packing today but instead I’m just sitting here staring at stuff and …

: In the middle of N.K. Jemisin’s “The Obelisk Gate” and having a great time. …

: Two Years With Emacs as a CEO (and now CTO) - Fugue

: Ok, I’ve done it. I’ve imported (380) posts from my WordPress microblog (jack.baty.net) …

: WordPress? Hosted Micro.blog? Wordpress! No, hosted Micro.blog! Neither? Both?

: I haven’t used my cue in at least 10 years. It’s a lovely J. Pechauer custom cue and …

: I was going to post something about how tired I am of dealing with technology but realized I’d …

: Deleting tweets is this year’s “I don’t even HAVE a T.V.!”

: Roger Waters - Amused to Death

: Fifty-Six Questions for Young MC Upon Hearing “Bust a Move” for the First Time in Twenty-Two Years - McSweeney’s

: Taking down content created by and for conspiracy theorists could only be pulled off by a …

: Everything Goes in a Context Bucket - Rands

: I’m strangely in love with Haru Nemuri’s new record, “Haru to Shura”. …

: David + David - Welcome To The Boomtown

: I’ve decided to re-rip all of my remaining CDs to FLAC. Somehow I convinced myself they sound …

: BASIC Engine

: What I’m supposed to be doing today is packing more boxes. What I’ll probably do today …

: Free Mallrats &quot;Operation: Drive-by&quot; Blueprint

: Time to let go of this Power Computing mousepad. Those were strange days.

: “To Oswald, from Mr. Dasker. 12/24/14.” The book is Jack London’s “South Sea …

: Nerds ruminating on Apple’s valuation is the least interesting thing filling my feeds this …

: I reeeallly wish I hadn’t installed the Mojave beta. Now TheBrain doesn’t work. Things …

: All the recent talk of deleting Twitter history reminded me that I typed (with a typewriter) all of …

: I still have the manuals. Wish I still had the system.

: From before we had Final Cut Pro. I edited all kinds of video with this thing. I can’t believe …

: My Oldest Postage Stamp

: The Red Trailer Mystery

: I have a box of Saturday Evening Post magazines from the late 1950s and I just can’t bring …

: A Remaining Problem with Title-less Posts

: It makes me so happy to have found my first computer. It’s a TRS-80 Pocket Computer PC-1 from …

: I was thinking about learning more JavaScript but maybe I’ll freshen up on my COBOL instead

: This is why I can’t be left alone with plants. Even the “easy” ones.

: Stella’s is a fine place to have lunch.

: Today&#039;s Productivity Tip

: I could bikeshed until the shaved yaks come home

: It&#039;s okay to not like things

: Ten Arguments for Deleting Your Social Media Accounts Right Now

: Sunshot webcam covers

: Another fun discovery on bandcamp.com is Darkness Is My Home by The Ugly Kings. Heavy blues rock. …

: I noticed that micro.blog now shows how many people each account is following. I’m following …

: Working across the street from Founders Brewing is both a blessing and a curse. Mostly a blessing, …

: Shark Razor Blades, lots of &#039;em

: Glenmorangie port finish. Good.

: New Music: Psychedelic Porn Crumpets

: AC/DC is in my faces

: Finally ran out of ink in the Lamy

: There goes Facebook

: Contention on micro.blog

: My Org-mode TODO keywords are all the same length

: The Surface Book 2 is everything the MacBook Pro should be - Owen Williams

: If it runs Emacs, it&#039;s a computer. Otherwise...

: Accidentally using WordPress

: Guess I shouldn’t order chocolate covered caramels from Amazon when it’s 95 degrees outside.

: Emacs from scratch - Huy Tran

: Deciding whether to keep shooting 35mm film

: n-gate&#039;s &quot;Webshit Weekly&quot; is one way to keep up on tech news

: Today&#039;s camera is the Canon EOS-1v

: My dad keeps cutting down trees

: Oh great now all my books are broken

: I need dogs

: The macOS Mojave public beta interrupts me so often with little warnings and permissions questions …

: Luminar, Skylum, DAM - Skylum

: Westworld Season 2, aka &quot;Bernard wanders around looking flummoxed&quot;

: Mojave Dark Mode so far

: Sure why not

: I love a big negative

: Xah Lee on Frames vs. Window in Emacs - Irreal

: About installing beta software

: Timeular

: Making Larger Darkroom Prints

: transfer.sh - Easy and fast file sharing from the command-line

: Random photo by my grandfather

: Simplicity vs More - Mo Bitar

: Well this can&#039;t be good

: New Vinyl: TV On The Radio

: Gene (2018)

: Airbnb and React Native Expectations - Ash Furrow

: Watching 8-year-old Yoyoka Soma play Led Zeppelin

: There&#039;s a man reading the newspaper in my mom&#039;s dollhouse

: Synology users: Do you prefer Photo Station or the newer “Moments” for photos?

: Why I miss title bars

: Egg on my face with the Mamiya 6

: One side effect of using titles on &quot;micro&quot; posts

: Just enter your email address...

: We have stopped blogging – Johann Savalle

: We got blogging right 20 years ago

: I’m starting to think all of my posts should have titles, no matter the length of the post.

: Ran across the blogroll from my blog in 2004. Not as many of the links still work as I’d like.

: Looking good, Dad. #hasselblad #filmphotography #portrait [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Took a quick portrait of my dad on Father’s Day. He’s pretty great.

: Kelly and Sage (2018) #hasselblad #filmphotography #portrait [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Brandon, Jess, and Sage #hasselblad500cm #portra400 #filmphotography [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Dinner at The Deck in Muskegon. I liked the sign. Had a little fun overdoing it with Silver Efex Pro …

: One day I’ll have to throw away my Lady Gaga shirt but today is not that day #polaroid [gallery …

: Finally got a long release cable and bulb for the Crown Graphic. That explains my left hand in the …

: [caption id=“attachment_1333” align=“alignnone” …

: Tim (2018). #nikonf3hp #analogphotography [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Automating the End of Movies on Physical Discs - Subtraction.com

: I enabled “Show website icons in tabs” in Safari Technology Preview and was surprised to …

: Even if exactly zero other people read it, I’d still love my blog.

: Quartz: $1.046 billion: Global fountain pen retail sales in 2016, according to Euromonitor, up 2.1% …

: I’d totally pay $49 for an updated, supported set of Nik plugins. I’ve missed Silver …

: I’m supposed to be reading The Joy of Missing Out but instead I’m farting around with …

: [caption id=“attachment_1305” align=“alignnone” …

: Andrew (2018). #fujixpro2 #portrait [gallery size=full columns=1]

: I’m having a tooling crisis today. iOS updates caused me to launch OmniFocus, which led to …

: I can’t believe I’m considering putting iOS 12 on my phone. It seems to work on the SE …

: Kyle. #fujixpro2 #portrait [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Kyle

: I get the feeling Steve doesn’t always approve of me taking photos all the time.

: I get the feeling Steve doesn’t always approve of me taking photos all the time. #fujixpro2 …

: Going on five months since I stopped using Instagram and I hate to admit that I miss it. I miss some …

: I’ve updated and moved my “Life Stack” page over to the main blog. I can’t …

: Tinderbox has been updated to 7.5 and it includes some really nice improvements. Maps in Tinderbox …

: My Chemex broke a year ago so I went back to the Aeropress. I’m not a coffee nerd but I do …

: I know I’m making a mistake when I download an app first and then start looking for a reason …

: Haven’t been using my paper notebook for managing personal tasks (or anything else) much …

: Just watched “Paddington 2” by accident and what a delightful, joyous, beautiful …

: I spend a lot of time thinking about gear and technique and “art” but I mostly just like …

: No excuse for not catching up on those letters now.

: Forgot to bring my keyboard to the office so today I’m back to using this monster.

: From my walk today. The combination of the circle and the line of rocks was supposed to look like an …

: Chair, unused. (Leica M6, 50mm Summicron, Tri-X, HC-110)

: If this scanner ever dies I may have to stop shooting 35mm film.

: Was given this early 20th century Kodak No. 3A Folding Hawkeye Special. It’s lovely. I hear …

: Finally got a plant for my fancy pen holder. He’s adorable.

: My dad is 77 and hardly ever stops moving. Here we were tearing down an old shed and once again I …

: Why yes I did leave the house wearing two different shoes this morning. Why do you ask?

: I’m feeling especially saucy at the moment so I’m just going to back away slowly and go …

: I love this. My Grandfather’s Memory Book

: The RSS feed from Mastodon also includes my replies to other people so that doesn’t work very …

: So, how many suspiciously empty towns is William going to just wander into this season?

: Nuage for Org-mode (in a browser)

: I was worried that my turntable was broken when I first put on my new Clipse record from …

: I am no longer taking my phone and AirPods with me when out walking. No Audible. No podcasts. No …

: After listening to Sam Harris: “Meditation for Fidgety Skeptics: A Conversation with Dan …

: In Silicon Valley, Software Uses You – Standard Journal

: You’ve got something on your nose. flic.kr/p/HvxDDR  

: I prefer Safari but if I’m going to use Linux even part time I am going to have to use …

: Some Thoughts on Google Photos vs Apple Photos – Om on Tech

: I guess they still don’t have all of the bugs worked out of the new Polaroid film.

: Hung out with my mom today. She’s awesome. [caption id=“attachment_1247” …

: My sister’s dog Roxie is ancient, wears diapers, and can barely walk, but she still enjoys …

: Have I mentioned lately how much I love using Roon by @roonlabs for managing my music? It’s as …

: Firing up Beeminder again after a year or so. I need a push. Also, discovered there’s a …

: New Vinyl: “Lord Willin’” - Clipse

: Listening to popular music has become the equivalent of looking at Photoshopped fashion magazine …

: Just recording this in case I think about changing my mind (again) later: Tags will always be …

: I’ll have one of each, please.

: I’ve had to go back to using TextExpander for expansion. I tried using Alfred’s …

: When I forget to bring my Happy Hacking keyboard home I’m condemned to using the Magic …

: The Google-Assistant-making-a-phone-call demo makes me want to fall back to communicating only via …

: I spend a lot of time thinking about cameras, formats, sharpness, color fringing, distortion, …

: The Digital Glow - The Online Photographer

: I often wish Fargo.io was still a thing. I found it to be a great, simple micro-blogging platform.

: iCloud Drive Breaks the macOS Command Line

: I haven’t done a Micro Monday in a while, sorry. Today I’m going to go with @yaykyle in …

: We should all be wearing fancy hats

: Spent the morning setting up Memacs again. Struggling with the RSS format on my micro.blog. Says …

: One thing about a static blog that I struggle with is editing later. I often read a post and want to …

: My mom came by and planted flowers for me today. Proof that I helped is right there under my …

: After a week of GDPR-induced stress I’m ready to just abandon comments and webmentions. Or any …

: I feel better knowing that all my email is just a bunch of text files in these folders.

: Clever, but shouldn’t be necessary. I can’t tell you how annoyed I am by not having a …

: Olds like me think this is magic. lobe.ai/tour/ (via @gruber)

: I would not have thought of using Do Not Disturb While Drive when not driving as a way to reduce …

: If you were going to replace (or at least augment) Dropbox, would you choose Syncthing or Resilio? …

: I can only imagine

: So Dropbox resolves symlinks to files outside of Dropbox? This means I can keep files in e.g. ~/org …

: I don’t know why I do this to myself

: I wonder if there are plans for micro.blog themes to display webmentions out of the box. Or short of …

: I find the arguments by pro-remote team apologists to be just as annoying as those made by whatever …

: Anyone looking for a digital project “notebook” should have a good look at Curio. …

: I’m already ignoring every GDPR-related email. That didn’t take long.

: With Spacemacs startup times hovering around 45 seconds, I declared Emacs/Spacemacs bancruptcy and …

: Did I miss #RailsConf? What year is this?

: Is there such a thing as a decent, non-flimsy 3x5 index card anymore? Levenger-thick, but horizontal …

: Kicking off outdoor-beers-for-lunch season at Founders. Finally. Bonus: CBS was on tap.

: This little fella is now in charge of all my digital and streaming music. So far I couldn’t be …

: I’ve been in an unreasonably good mood ever since the SmugMug/Flickr announcement. It could …

: Getting Roon and the NUC set up was a breeze. Now for some music.

: La Villa Strangiato is at least as good as YYZ

: The first photo I uploaded to Flickr. Shot with my first Leica (M6TTL). July 5, 2004.

: SmugMug bought Flickr!? I’ve been using both services for sooo long. This feels like it can …

: Tonight I’ll be putting a NUC together for running Roon.

: OmniFocus and Things are great but knowing that Org-mode exists makes them both feel woefully …

: This is quite a list of Python resources: medium.freecodecamp.org/python-co…

: Steven Frank is correct twitter.com/stevenf/s…

: Beer comes from hops. Hops are plants. Beer is salad. – Bill Murray

: Drafts 5 looks like a great update. Trouble is, I take notes either on my Mac when at my desk or a …

: This was just sitting on the counter at the Founders store so yes please.

: Huh. “Emacs Org Mode for Visual Studio Code” github.com/ajtoo/vsc…

: I just love how the note icons in Tinderbox… Indicate how much content is in the note and …

: Happy New Christopher Moore Novel Day!

: I’ve been carrying my HHKB between office and home since I don’t want to pay for two of …

: I always break the yolk.

: I’ve simplified my Book/Movie/TV rating system: ★ = Didn’t like it ★★ = It was okay ★★★ …

: I dreaded migrating all of my snippets from TextExpander to Alfred until I discovered I’d …

: Some things never change. Me (originally from 2010), “Still on the GTD Merry-Go-Round” …

: Now playing: Arctic Monkeys - “Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m Not”

: DEVONthink Bankruptcy

: I’ve always wanted to try BetterTouchTool and now that it’s included with Setapp I have …

: “The truth is that we made a deal with Facebook; we gave up our information for free. Unable …

: “I can’t begin to tell you the things I discovered while I was looking for something …

: I swore it would never happen but I’m getting the band back together.

: A problem I have with plain text is that while I can usually find the thing I’m looking for, I …

: I really want to back this Myst 25th Anniversary Kickstarter www.kickstarter.com/projects/…

: I’m having one of those weeks where I miss OmniFocus and Mailmate and The Archive and MarsEdit …

: I think the only thing I’d need in order to replace my Wordpress-based micro blog with the one …

: I don’t own a cell phone or a pager. I just hang around everyone I know, all the time. If someone …

: I may need to take a break from using Emacs/Mu4e for email. Too many times during the day I run into …

: Well that was easy. Plus I’m controlling it all via the Mac, iPad, and iPhone. Music …

: I get magazines

: It’s only been a couple of days, but Roon may be the greatest thing to happen to my …

: The most underrated Scorsese film is “After Hours”. I love this movie!

: Well it’s been 24 hours and the novelty of not having internet has worn off. I’m going to the …

: I love this book, “The Stanley Kubrick Archives”. Included was a section of an original 70mm print …

: Movie night decision made 🎬

: Still no internet so here are my movie choices for the evening.

: Now playing: Led Zeppelin III

: Something fun to do while offline is to read a real book about film photography.

: Catching up on some printing while the internet is (still!) down.

: Another benefit of a static blog is being able to look stuff up on it without an internet …

: (Streaming my own music to HomePod via AirPlay) Me: “Hey Siri, turn it up”. Siri (pausing the …

: No internet at home this morning means listening to music the old fashioned (and still best) way. 🎵

: Imagine how great macOS could be if everyone wasn’t so distracted by all this iOS nonsense.

: One nice side effect of disliking my laptop’s keyboard so much is that I’m not as easily …

: After four days in beautiful surroundings, I’ve taken maybe a dozen photos. I’m feeling …

: The Touch Bar is basically unusable in any sort of sunlight. I’m sorry to be so bitchy about …

: I’m not moving from this spot until they kick me out.

: If I ever have to travel with this MacBook Pro again I’m packing an external keyboard even if …

: She said “Yes!” 💍

: I still love this song so much. Les Claypool is a crazy genius. www.youtube.com/watch  

: Let’s just say that I’m not a fan of two-factor web forms that don’t automatically …

: I don’t think there are enough new features in the world to convince me to use Pages for …

: I was worried about my commitment to using Linux (Manjero i3 in my case) and wondered if maybe I …

: Front Matter Fatigue™

: I think Standard Notes may be onto something. End-to-end encryption, every platform, sync. Super …

: I’m not sure I can sustain the energy and motivation it takes to run Linux successfully for …

: Ical2org-go is at 1.0. I’m hopeful it can replace the fragile collection of scripts I’m …

: Sometimes when I feel like using something other than Emacs I just change themes and that tricks me …

: I just realized I’ve had the permalinks misconfigured on baty.net since updating the theme a …

: I have got to get this contraption fully functional. It’ll do 35mm but not 120. [caption …

: [caption id=“attachment_1092” align=“alignnone” …

: “The Glory That Was Yahoo!” www.fastcompany.com/40544277/… I miss Yahoo! Or maybe …

: Observability Isn't Monitoring

: What’s in my camera bag (today)

: I didn’t know about Google Data Studio until today. datastudio.google.com

: The SX-70 really was (and is) kind of a marvel. (Nikon F3. T-MAX P3200 @3200. HC-110)

: Being able to swap out focusing screens is a cool feature of the F3. Trying the H2 Matte version.

: Ooh grainy! (Nikon F3. T-MAX P3200. HC-110)

: The new T-MAX P3200 arrived. Can’t wait to try it.

: Derek Sivers on using Facebook: It’s like I’m still visiting friends in the smoking area, even …

: Backing this Kickstarter project seemed like a good idea at the time. It looks cool and works fine …

: Also, I originally defended Apple’s decision to put the lightning port on the bottom of the mouse …

: Dead batteries in Watch, iPad, and mouse at the same time. We’ve gotten used to constantly dealing …

: When an HTML form field’s placeholder text is too dark I often mistake it for actual text and …

: This looks like a nice resource for learning about Linux linuxjourney.com

: I’m finding org-cliplink to be super handy. Call it and it makes an org link from the URL in …

: Merlin tweeted about a thing you can push in on the ends of aluminum foil boxes to prevent the roll …

: Airfoil is streaming Spotify to both HomePods at the same time. rogueamoeba.com/airfoil/

: Now Playing: REO Speedwagon - “Live: You Get What You Play For”

: It’s good.

: “50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Cambridge Analytica in major data breach” …

: Still love my HomePods. Still don’t love Siri.

: Well I guess my keyboard needs replacing. Again. This time the A key is sticking. Everything about …

: We have a visitor at the office today. I’m going to try very hard to not steal her.

: I didn’t know about Google Takeout. takeout.google.com

: Smart devices aren’t

: Pingdom may be fancier but I really like Updown.io. Works great and is so simple updown.io

: “How To Sharpen Pencils” by David Rees (the number one #2 pencil sharpener). The …

: And speaking of pencil sharpening lunacy, here’s my “artisinally sharpened” pencil …

: My grandfather’s Bolex 8mm camera. (Crown Graphic. Atomic-X. FF Monobath)

: The Death of Stalin (2017) ★★★ letterboxd.com/jackbaty/…

: Another one of my favorite shirts

: Now playing: Nina Simone Sings the Blues. 🎼

: Founders KBS 2018 is a darn fine beer. I like it much better than last year’s.

: Lettera 32. I don’t use it much because it has a script typeface but it sure is cute. (Crown …

: Oh I see how it’s going to go. Not a great trend there.

: A lovely Sunday night for some Larceny at the writing desk.

: I was deciding between these two books when I realized how tired I am of complaints about tech …

: Nature’s perfect food

: I’ve moved all of my static sites (other than baty.net) from my Linode VPS into S3 buckets …

: I finally deleted my Mint install after I don’t even know how many years. haveamint.com …

: Another of my highest bang-for-the-buck photographic purchases is this film dryer. Purchased in 2009 …

: The pencil sampler from JetPens arrived today!

: This is almost as good as having lots of beer in the fridge.

: According to Netflix, the first DVD I received was “A Simple Plan” in 1999.

: For Two Months, I Got My News From Print Newspapers. Here’s What I Learned (Farhad Manjoo, NYT) I …

: Of all the money I’ve spent on all the cameras I’ve purchased over the years, this …

: I’ve settled on HC-110 for development of any small-format film shot anywhere near box speed. …

: I love my shirt.

: The AlphaSmart Neo 2. (Olympus Stylus Epic. Tri-X. HC-110)

: A little snow this morning. Bus station lights. Random pipes on a wall. Veggies for dinner.

: If Michael Shannon was in every movie I’d be ok with that.

: Shavings

: I just discovered that Dropbox has not been running on my MBP so today is brought to you by …

: I consider this a defensive, long-term move.

: Selfie with the SX-70. Shooting Polaroids is so much fun.

: Successfully replaced a headlight bulb in my car this morning without injury to myself or the …

: I often wish phone calls worked like DMs. If I don’t have your phone number in my contacts you …

: Whatever the Spacemacs crew did on develop this week did wonders for my crazy Emacs startup time. A …

: I wonder if I’ll have the energy to do this today. forestry.io/blog/sear…

: I’ve lost the power I had to distinguish between what to ignite and what to extinguish …

: I love fountain pens, but as long as there’s a good sharpener nearby, I have been using a …

: If I were to start programming again, what I should learn is JavaScript. Yet I have almost zero …

: I’d like to learn a little lisp. Maybe just enough so that I can totally screw up my emacs …

: Nice tips from Michael Johnston for shooting the revived T-Max P3200 film from Kodak. …

: Vero has no feed algorithm, no ads, and media-specific post types. I’ll I’ve ever wanted …

: For when I’m forced to edit more than a few words outside of Emacs: …

: I just said, “Hey Siri, play some ‘blue mood’ music.” to the HomePod and she …

: I tried setting my phone display to grayscale a few weeks ago when the first round of this silliness …

: “Whatever you spend your time on…it’s all you have.” A Philosophy of …

: “Why should I use DuckDuckGo instead of Google?” www.quora.com/Why-shoul… …

: I should probably not admit how much I enjoy returning from a few days of travel and just plopping …

: “Leica M: that distinct feeling of ennui” …

: I agree with this: www.nytimes.com/2018/02/2… I can almost feel people seething and screaming …

: I’m at least as inept at Alto’s Odyssey as I was with Alto’s Adventure.

: Almost couldn’t find our room HAHAHAHA! #sorrynotsorry

: Sure, I’d love to shoot some new TMAX-P3200 thanks. emulsive.org/articles/…

: A good example of how fickle I can be is my post from 2016 about how I prefer the Freewrite to the …

: Spacemacs (on my Mac) takes 150 seconds to start up when on the “develop” branch and 11 …

: Sure, it could just the novelty of it all, but right now I enjoy using this 2015 ThinkPad more than …

: The big Sonos has been usurped by the HomePod so it’s now part of Project Gone. (Crown …

: I use AirPlay to send music from Spotify to the HomePod way more than I ask Siri to play something. …

: Peak “Build Process”

: Sometimes my Micro.blog feed looks like this for a few minutes and I think that it must be nice to …

: I just ran across the page for my PHPetal app for posting to Blosxom blogs. Seems I’ve been …

: I didn’t think I was a soft-cover person but I like using this Leuchtturm so maybe I am.

: I love this crazy stamp.

: Photos on my phone are convenient and all but this is where I really like them.

: Polaroid Selfie. (OneStep2)

: This is so much fun.

: Just discovered the passmenu command that comes with pass. Works with dmenu and that makes grabbing …

: Microsoft on Linux. What a world.

: Sometimes I find a thing I want to try and it makes me change my mind again. Case in point: …

: Oh no I’m suddenly frustrated by how my blog pages load. Janky is the word. Whenever I blame …

: I know video games are fun and all but I just discovered the ranger file browser on linux and …

: There are like a million ways to set timers and if my fantastic-sounding speaker can only set one at …

: That crazy blue eye tho.

: Good vs. Better at Bad

: Working with AWS · Vicki Boykis

: I read email in a text editor so I consider anything that’s not plain text to be an attachment …

: Limiting Your Child&#039;s Fire Time: A Guide for Concerned Paleolithic Parents &#124; The New Yorker

:   “But I am very poorly today and very stupid and hate everybody and everything.” -- Charles …

: Micro Monday time. This week, I’d like to suggest you follow @oyam for his thoughtful …

: Apple HomePod - The Audiophile Perspective + Measurements!

: Also gone: This rice cooker. Superseded by the Instant Pot. I think I may have started a …

: Two Days With the HomePod

: Bought this fancy juicer the day after watching “Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead”. …

: Scanning 8mm films this morning.

: I’m halfway through season 3 of “Toast of London” and I never want it to end.

: Now and Then

: Another large format image of something I’m getting rid of. [caption …

: Think Before Ranting

: Maybe your blog post doesn&#039;t need that 2000-pixel header image

: Everything Easy is Hard Again – Frank Chimero

: I’ve been trying Pocket as my “read later” service for a week or two and it turns …

: “[new device] doesn’t do the one very specific thing I want it to so STUPID FAIL!” …

: Just went to plug my awesome new Grado headphones into my iPhone and remembered that I can’t …

: Most of the time I pour through longer, more thorough or challenging articles from Aeon, Brain …

: Now playing: Rush - Fly By Night.

: Seeing how the big digital Hasselblads are made is fun. Good thing, because reading about them is as …

: It’s a small thing, but this may be my favorite feature of my ThinkPad. I may never need to use it, …

: What I Learned from Watching My iPad’s Slow Death - NYT Magazine

: How to decide.

: I ordered an extra power supply for the ThinkPad: $19.00. I recently ordered an extra power supply …

: He may be remembered as Frasier’s dad to many, but to me he was Diane’s dad in …

: Using a tiling window manager with no real desktop environment seems like Linux at its most weird …

: Sometimes, tonight for example, when I’m meditating all I can do is think “When is this …

: Fixing Babel in Org mode

: On this Micro Monday I’d like to suggest following @vasta. He is always constructively …

: Simple Technology

: My Linux Experience - Manjaro i3

: Why the drinking bird toy is actually a brilliant piece of thermodynamic engineering Fascinating! I …

: My &quot;Life Stack&quot; - updated

: I updated my Tilde.club page with a link to a note about it on Micro.blog so that my Micro.blog page …

: The Square, 2017 - ★★★★

: She got me this adorable mix of two of my favorite things: Cameras and Office Supplies. Love it!

: I Quit Twitter and It Feels Great - Lindsey West (NYT)

: Some days all I do is type 6-digit numbers into little boxes

: Ear

: Fixing two-finger scrolling with the ThinkPad and Ubuntu 17.10

: Where to Microblog?

: Organize Your Life With Org-Mode

: Listening to Miles Davis on vinyl and drinking a manhattan makes me feel like some other person I …

: Current beverage

: Current sounds

: Current view

: The most interesting people tend to have blogs – Brent Simmons

: ~ lsb_release -a No LSB modules are available. Distributor ID: Ubuntu Description: Ubuntu 17.10 …

: Testing the change to mb.el by @hjertnes.

: I need to say it again… I love Micro.blog. It feels like something new and it’s pretty …

: I watch a lot of YouTube videos and I am completely happy having paid for Red. The lack of ads makes …

:   Just finished “The Punch Escrow” by Tal M. Klein. I like teleportation stories and this was a …

: My Linux Experience - Day Two

: There goes my Sunday.

: Found these in one my daughter’s old scrapbooks. She didn’t catch ’em all but she …

: Just flashed a disk image to a micro SD card meant for the Raspberry Pi using Etcher on my Mac and …

: Farrago: Robust, rapid-fire soundboards

: [gallery ids=“852,” type=“rectangular”] Josie likes to bury her face

: Well which is it, Apple?

: If forced to describe my favorite breakfast, this might be it: A custard-filled “long John” from …

: I don&#039;t think I need a smart speaker

: Is it weird that not wanting the latest thing from Apple is grounds for incredulity and criticism?

: The new Polaroid SX-70 film is expensive, finicky, and lacking in image quality. The camera itself, …

: I like miniflux for RSS and I see v2 is a rewrite in Go. This is cool, but I also see that v2 no …

: I didn’t have the best luck with the original R5 Monobath but I’m willing to give the …

: Here’s a Polaroid I took just to confuse my future self.

: Dunkirk, 2017 - ★★★½

: Cellar Days at Founders (left to right): Barrel-aged Devil Dancer Barrel-aged City IPA Tank Bender …

: I just wanted to remind everyone that the internet, though flawed and seemingly under siege, is …

: Is there really still no way to search emojis on iOS? It’s faster for me to drop the phone and …

: Ursula K. Le Guin has died. I’ll be reading this one next. 📚

: I skipped meditation for a few days and I shouldn’t do that. Tonight I barely slogged through 20 …

: I’ve taken to cutting out semi-random bits from The Economist and adding them to the day’s Hobonichi …

: On Micro Monday, I’m recommending @hjertnes. (Yes, he did the same for me today, but this …

: I’ve been saving articles to Evernote again recently and have yet to go look at any of them so …

: Good Time, 2017 - ★★★★

: My formula for surviving social media is to follow people who want to like things rather than those …

: Star Wars: The Last Jedi, 2017 - ★★★★½

: Portrait Lighting on the iPhone

: 1.5 hours with an Apple Genius yesterday and we just ended up wiping the drive and reinstalling OS. …

: Productivity is dangerous &#124; The Outline

: Oh goody my MBP kernel panics and reboots repeatedly alluvasudden

: I’m sad to hear about Dean Allen’s passing. He was influential in my early blogging days. I ran my …

: I like Tristan Harris, but my guess is that making one’s phone screen grayscale has no …

: This is fun. A random sampler of brush pens from Jetpens.

: Baywatch, 2017 - ★★★

: Too Much Music: A Failed Experiment In Dedicated Listening - NPR

: Relaxing

: Oh good, another &quot;I&#039;m quitting _______&quot; post

: After years without a decent pair of headphones, I’ve finally replaced my original Grados… …

: I want to use and enjoy Instagram, but I don’t think I can. Its algorithmic feed is awful, …

: The &quot;glory days&quot; are still here for me, Dave

: I know everyone has linked to this already but I’ve been grabbing a pencil more than any of my …

: Got to use one of the new pseudo vintage stamps! I love them.

: The seals don’t always turn out perfect but I like them anyway.

: This is a handy cheatsheet for Ledger CLI devhints.io/ledger

: Inessential: Evergreen Diary #4: Send to Micro.blog (Sent to Micro.blog via Evergreen, just like it …

: I’m working toward using fewer apps on my Mac. Not simpler or better apps…fewer apps. …

: For this Micro Monday I recommend @belle, who posts fun things about development, notebooks, …

: Going to try giving this one a good cleaning

: Found the instructions

: For a few years I put together a photo album from darkroom prints made throughout the year. Not sure …

: Test post from Emacs to Micro.blog using @hjertnes new mb.el. If you can read this, it worked.

: Adding to blocklist: “Dopamine”, “Silo”, “You’re the …

: Lost in Translation (why smart speakers are often more useful than the assistant built into your phone) – BirchTree

: Little Deaths, 2011 - ★★½

: Came across this while going through (organizing?) a pile of old index cards.

: I sure do love listening to records. Now playing: Moby’s “Play”

: I haven’t taken a single photo in 2018 beyond a few random snapshots. I don’t know what …

: Oh dear I suddenly have an urge to buy a laptop for running Linux. Please help me by telling me what …

: I’m trying to let things roll off rather than irritate me, but people who do this …

: Friends vs Followers on Micro.blog

: I really like the latest Firefox, but at my age switching my daily driver for browsing feels like …

: I haven’t used a Moleskine in a while but wouldn’t mind seeing one of these leather …

: I’ve been meditating for just 15 minutes/day and I think there might be something to it. Hard …

: My signed Elliot Erwitt print arrived and I love it. He’s my favorite.

: Oh FFS www.kodak.com/US/en/cor…

: The Collected Papers of Albert Einstein. Neat. einsteinpapers.press.princeton.edu

: On this first Micro Monday I’d like to recommend eli for always posting super fun kid photos …

: The streak continues. I don’t live in a Hobonichi but I usually have one nearby. I prefer paper …

: The worst job I ever had

: Lucky, 2017 - ★★★★★

: Ingrid Goes West, 2017 - ★★★

: Another reason to dislike winter…all the prints curl.

: Plain text accounting can be, well, plain. these scripts for Ledger by Shaodong Di have been helpful …

: Crown Graphic shot with the Polaroid.

: During a politically-charged argument I said, “Hmm, that’s a good point. I hadn’t …

: Finally found stamps that look like stamps.

: Time to write some fancy letters.

: Tried a bunch of CSV-to-Ledger conversion methods and have settled on icsv2ledger. It was easy to …

: I&#039;m not leaving Twitter - yet

: Not my usual style but not bad

: Safety Not Guaranteed, 2012 - ★★★★

: Force Majeure, 2014 - ★★★

: I’ve used Portrait Lighting on the iPhone X maybe a half-dozen times and it’s only made …

: I want to accuratly track my steps/workouts but don’t like having to always wear my Apple …

: As soon as my Bitcoin hits I’m buying one of these. www.lovehulten.com/cary42.ht…

: A good resolution is maybe to stop telling other people how they should make resolutions or whether …

: “The old promise of the internet…never really lost its appeal, but this year it came …

: Happy Offsite Backup Day!

: Without a case the iPhone X feels as good as it functions. With a case it could be any old phone.

: 2018 projections. Imaginary, but let’s see if optimism is predictive.

: The Untamed, 2016 - ★★★½

: Working with the Roterfaden Taschenbegleiter

: The OneStep has a self timer so…selfies!

: Relaxed Nikon F3. Nikkor 28mm f/2.8. Tri-X @1200 in Diafine.

: A learned a new word recently and now I see it everywhere.

: One from the last roll of the year. Leica M6, Tri-X @1200 in Diafine.

: Microblogging status

: Shelving 35mm film for a while

: iPad Pro with Penna Keyboard vs. Hermes 3000 Typewriter

: My Reading Pile (aka The Graveyard of Good Intentions)

: Private Git hosting using Gogs on Amazon Lightsail

: Books I read in 2017

: Kingsman: The Golden Circle, 2017 - ★

: Shot some old Impossible Film

: Streaming Services and the End of Music Collection – Variety

: Blade Runner 2049, 2017 - ★★★★½

: Senior Class Picnic 1933

: Bright, 2017 - ★★

: Paper Notebook Intentions for 2018

: Testing a post via Org2Blog

: Strand, Under the Dark Cloth, 1989 - ★★

: Blog Consolidation

: Annie Leibovitz Teaches Photography

: Dynamicland

: Polaroid SX-70

: Tracking my weight using Org-mode and R

: Josie today

: Org-mode radio targets - Marcin Borkowski

: Org Mode Mailmate Bundle

: A Microsoft Excel Artist - swissmiss

: ‘Handwritten letters belong to you like your DNA’ - The Guardian

: MarsEdit 4.0

: Running Josie (2017)

: Miniflux

: Anatomy of a Polaroid Picture

: I've activated the Gutenberg WordPress plugin here. I like trying new things.

: I&#039;m bored

: I nearly forgot about this blog. I’d say that means I have too many of them.

: Ron (2017)

: Digital Black and White

: Good Cameras

: Gene at the buffet

: First day with the Fujifilm XF 56mm f/1.2 R

: Polaroid SX-70

: Time for a refill

: I like dogs. I like taking pictures of dogs. I like sharing pictures of dogs.

: Some discounts on Tinderbox and DEVONthink here: www.eastgate.com/Tinderbox… Tinderbox has …

: Having an office across the street from Founders Brewing is pretty great. 🍺

: Allow me to vent for a moment… Managing AWS accounts and services is a clusterf*ck of …

: My brother in law made this cool marble pen holder for me. Even included felt inside the bottom to …

: This a/v setup from early 2000s actually worked pretty well. Or at least it worked (Says the guy …

: xkcd

: Podcasts release schedules should be based on when people feel they have something interesting to …

: Less is still more - Bijan Sabet

: Medium and Large

: Your search "Nicolas Cage Hairstyle Whiteboard" did not match any products. C’mon Amazon, get …

: Ran into the old Tinderbox document that managed baty.net for a while. I tidied it up, hit …

: Bought a signed Elliot Erwitt print from Magnum because I love Elliot Erwitt.

: George Saunders&#039; &#039;Lincoln in the Bardo&#039;: Audiobook Cast

: I’m having fun with the new Polaroid One Step

: Founders Backwoods Bastard remains a favorite

: Leaves and drain

: Scanning more of my grandpa’s 8mm films.

: “Most people enjoy the sight of their own handwriting as they enjoy the smell of their own farts.” …

: Josie sat long enough for a 4x5 portrait. I missed the focus a bit but I was using ground glass in …

: Joan Didion: The Center Will Not Hold, 2017 - ★★★½

: After one year my “new” MacBook Pro with Touch Bar is still the most disappointing Apple …

: It’s pretty obvious how I feel about wasps.

: I have misplaced my Vanishing Point but I think I’ll survive. I almost never need the quick …

: This has gotta stop.

: What If the Newspaper Industry Made a Colossal Mistake?

: Atomic Blonde, 2017 - ★★★★

: Don’t tell anyone but Super Mario Odyssey is downloading to the switch right now. My work may …

: Remember that time I typed each tweet onto an index card for a year (2012)?

: Little Evil, 2017 - ★★★½

: On the wall of the upstairs bedroom of my mom’s dollhouse hangs a tiny painting of dogs …

: Lots of fun talk about using paper today on micro.blog. I’m for it :).

: Catching up on my contact sheets is the least fun part of darkroom work, but it yields wonderful, …

:

: War for the Planet of the Apes, 2017 - ★★★★

: Spider-Man: Homecoming, 2017 - ★★½

: :s/folks/people/g

: Blow-Up, 1966 - ★★★★

: The Conversation, 1974 - ★★★★★

: I don’t mind grain so much but HP5+ @1200 in Diafine is pretty darn grainy. (Leica M6. 50mm …

: Josie (2017)

: American Made, 2017 - ★★★★

: Josie enjoying a sunny day in the yard

: Uninstalled NeoVim until I have my regular Vim configuration nailed down. Switching between them was …

: Why I switched to [new thing] from [old thing] in 2017

: I spent the afternoon wrangling Vim into just the way I like it for writing. Could use maybe a touch …

: You know how people fight about Vim vs Emacs? I’ve been doing it with myself for weeks now. …

: A problem with apps that depend upon their own convenient “cloud” library is when they …

: Replaced the flashlight in my car. Feels like an upgrade.

: Other than wanting to eat a small Pug, Josie did well at group class tonight.

: My favorite app is always whichever one had a major release most recently

: For those complaining that Adobe is breaking their promise to “offer a standalone version of …

: I need Vim keybindings in Ulysses. Just me? Probably just me.

: She’s just a blur coming into the frame. Nikon F100. HP5+.

: I love old things that still work. Going on 80 years and I can pop this into the projector and watch …

: The new Lightroom CC is going to be so divisive! I’m already conflicted, but leaning toward …

: Polaroid! #polaroid [gallery size=full columns=1]

: [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Well this is fun. Who would have thought I’d be able to buy a brand new “Polaroid” …

: This Caran d’Ache pencil sharpener is overkill and expensive but I love it and don’t …

: My working notebook (aka a sort-of “bullet journal”) is now a large Boorum & Pease …

: It’s been a while since I last used Mutt for my email but the keystrokes come back quickly and …

: Ftrain.com @20 - Paul Ford

: Soon!

: Posting this from the Micro.blog app on my Mac. This is better. A couple of things… I really want …

: My yard has a lot of Acorns, but this is really just an excuse to test the Micro.blog Mac app)

: I don’t know what the answer is, but I do know that it doesn’t involve being mean on …

: Amer, 2009 - ★★½

: Just for fun I brought back my old mutt config and oh how I love mutt. www.mutt.org “All mail …

: I just discovered iTerm’s tmux integration: gitlab.com/gnachman/…

: I need to find something to distract me from wanting to host my own Mastodon instance, because I …

: Book: Words for Letters ★★★

: Book: Barking Up the Wrong Tree ★★★

: All I want is to copy a file from my PC to my Mac without error. They’re 6 feet apart and it …

: Catching up on some 8mm film scanning. This one is my grandfather’s “Florida Vacation …

: Rediscovering jrnl for text-based, command-line journaling. I’ll wean myself of Org Mode yet! …

: I switched to using Column view in my Mac’s Finder and it’s like I’m running a …

: I walked across the room to sharpen my pencil and by the time I returned I’d forgotten what I …

: With today’s Twitter boycott (and the boycotts of the boycott), I’m reminded that …

: The old Fuji Instax Wide might be the ugliest camera I’ve ever seen. Fitting it’s …

: I didn’t have anything else to do while we’re all boycotting Twitter today so I updated …

: Speaking of email clients, I also tried Airmail for Mac and it doesn’t properly support …

: Did a side-by-side taste test in the Founders taproom yesterday. Conclusion: I prefer last …

: Why didn’t anyone tell me that Mastodon is performing ½ mile from me tonight? No …

: Josie with stick (2017). Nikon F100. Nikkor 85mm f1.8. HP5+ in HC110 for 6min. Pakon scan. …

: Tear down the new institutions – Ethical Tech

: She sleeps funny

: micro.blog has become one of my favorite spots to visit throughout the day.

: Love, 2015 - ★½

: Spielberg, 2017 - ★★★½

: The Strange Color of Your Body&#039;s Tears, 2013 - ★★★★

: Looks like I’ve forgotten to stop posting here.

: Hey apps, stop begging me to turn on notifications. I turned them off for a reason. Leave it alone, …

: I love picking an ink and filling a fountain pen. Bernanke Blue is one of my favorites

: Propeller

: Propeller

: Escapes, 2016 - ★★★★

: Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers - Hard Promises

: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Hard Promises #nowplaying #vinyl #tompetty [gallery size=full …

: Had a brisk morning swim yesterday in northern Michigan.

: I love design and designers, except on the days following any well-known brand introducing a new …

: Nice day for a swim in northern Michigan [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Josie and our shadows during a morning walk

: Apple is really bad at design - Topolsky

: A bunch of people blogging every which way all scattered around who-knows-where is such a hot mess …

: How did Amazon become my Smart Home hub before Apple?

: Why I always write with the audience in mind

: WordPress announces 4,294,967,295 character count limit

: The Little Hours, 2017 - ★★

: Letterboxd Patron

: Put me down as against a move to 280 characters. Might as well just “Blog, You Idiots”.

: Elle, 2016 - ★★★½

: Wonder Woman, 2017 - ★★★½

: How I do my Computing - Stallman

: The Field Notes Dime Novel Edition might be my favorite so far. I like the larger size.

: Looks like the Speed Graphic has quite a light leak. (Speed Graphic. HP5+ @400 in HC-110 dilution B …

: The Speed Graphic has a light leak. [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Setting up the Pakon scanner again

: Oh the things I go through in order to make scanning color film less painful. (See this post about …

: I have zero concerns about “the notch” in iPhone X. I’m getting a X (pronounced, …

: Josie with Stick (2017)

: JavaScript development is not fun for me anymore – Paul Verbeek-Mast

: Cloud backups

: There isn’t a single Wordpress theme that I really like. I may just make my own. If only I …

: Just dropped the X-Pro2 from waist high onto concrete. No visible or functional damage as far as I …

: I’m fascinated by Keybase. They just added teams, also fascinating. …

: Technology exhausts me.

: Keepers of the Secrets &#124; Village Voice

: Tried updating my (Gravatar) avatar to what I thought was a nice B&W photo of me. Don’t …

: Things I installed on a fresh iPhone (SE)

: My Car Has 51 miles on it

: Mr. Gyro (2017)

: Car Wash (2017)

: Car Wash (2017)

: This is Ron, co-founder of Russ & Ron’s auto service. I’ve been taking my cars to …

: Starting from scratch on the SE

: This is the construction equivalent of pulling up carpeting and revealing the beautiful old wood …

: Well that’s a little scary but so far so good.

: Josie Eats Dirt

: I’ve been running the High Sierra GM on the iMac without too much grief. Thinking of …

: I can understand when, all else being equal, you would avoid using an Electron-based app. But if you …

: Keep It, by Reinvented Software

: Courage – Marco.org

: It’s been over two weeks since I made my drastic keyboard change and I have to admit that …

: Some day there will be a static site generator that makes things as easy as Wordpress. I’m …

: Is there any value in people who cannot write JavaScript?

: Josie relaxing after a long walk.

: The Notorious B.I.G. - Ready To Die #nowplaying #vinyl [gallery size=full columns=1]

: I am completely unable to decide whether or not to keep smaller, microblog-type posts (like this …

: I just clicked “Install” on the High Sierra GM build on my iMac. I’m almost certainly going to …

: Selfie with the band. Sort of. #gretavanfleet

: She only gets red-eye in one eye. [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Polaroid OneStep 2

: More Josie (2017)

: Everything is gorgeous and I am lost – Track Changes

: I’m probably as excited about whatever Polaroid announces tomorrow as I was about the Apple …

: @manton Have you ever considered a post form right here? I think it would be nice to see the context …

: Thinking about shooting more color film. Scanning is a bitch and I can’t make darkroom prints …

: Josie with Portra 400. Nikon F3. Self-processed. Silverfast scan. #filmphotography [gallery …

: CNN Lite may be the greatest news website ever

: Almost done #filmphotography [gallery size=full columns=1]

: No more local options for color film processing

: Nobody’s Version of Dumb

: I just want everyone to start blogging again

: The Places I Can Write

: The simplest thing that could possibly work

: Decline and return of indie blogs - Manton Reece

: It is rather nice just typing stuff in a box and clicking the “Post” button.

: Static site publishing is still (mostly) a pain

: Jessica and the Animals (2004)

: Sage (2017)

: Josie (2017)

: The RSS feed from my 1999.io experiment isn’t being pulled into micro.blog and I don’t …

: Remember Kodak Disc cameras? #filmphotography #kodak [gallery size=full columns=1]

: I&#039;m no longer cross-posting

: I’ve removed Twitter cross-posting from all of my configured Micro.blog feeds. Feeling like …

: Sage [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Sage (2017). Nikon F3. Tri-X @1200 in Diafine.

: I enjoy playing with software. So, I’ve (once again) set up a 1999.io server. This time, on an …

: Dog-sitting tonight. This is my daughter’s weirdo, Sage.

: Josie been at a 2-week training course and comes home on Tuesday. I can’t wait.

: This photo of my mom (1982) looks like she’s in a remake of The Birds

: Replaced a retaining wall this morning with my mom and dad’s help.

: Ev’s thoughtful response to a critic of “Claps” medium.com/@ev/hi-ro… I …

: This Aultmore 18 is delicious.

: The SX-70 is going out for repairs

: Testing photo posts from MarsEdit with this shot of my daughter’s dog, Sage.

: Reconfiguring my iMac reminded my how much I rely on Chronosync. The new beta has some nice …

: My dad windsurfing in Hawaii - 1991. Nice waves for a 50-year-old.

: I mean this 8mm

: Need to have this 8mm processed soon

: My Mac vs iPad usage

: I’m getting a lot of use and value out of Setapp. It’s easily worth the $10/month to me. …

: Amused by all the fretting over how-many-claps-mean-what!? on @Medium this week.

: Installed watchOS 4 beta. Battery lasted about 6 hours today. Not recommended.

: Switched from Crashplan to Arq->B2 a month ago. Just in time it seems. May be better off just …

: I spoke too soon. I should not have installed the iOS beta on my phone. I know better, but I …

: Running iOS 11 b7 on my phone all day. No problems so far.

: I could use a little less disorder.

: I brought her a stick from the shore of Lake Michigan. She seems to like it.

: [gallery size=full columns=1]

: Our room has a nice view. [gallery size=full columns=1]

: This’ll do

: Surprised by how frustrating it is to tap the screen of my MBP and find that nothing happens but a …

: I think I might be doing it wrong

: You know it’s an off week when you find yourself searching for “Low carb fast food …

: Two reasons. First, it should be harder to lose. Second, I can tell at a glance and by feel which …

: Going all-in micro.blog for microblogging/syndication. Also, as a vote of confidence, I’m …

: This is a good way to seal a love letter. [gallery size=full columns=1]

: I think it’s time for this “Super Road Whiz” to go.

: Waiting for breakfast

: Nine black cars (and Gail).

: Incompatible threads: 1. App Store pricing is an unsustainable race to the bottom 2. Subscription …

: I’d tried and failed to shoehorn Foursquare/Swarm into a personal log. Happy to see that v5.0 makes …

: Nice overview by Jason Blevins of my new favorite, Blink Shell: jblevins.org/log/blink…

: I have been manually adding photos to Google Photos. Decided to enable “sync” and now of course I …

: Giving Things 3 an honest go and today was the first I’ve hit it hard on the iPad. No keyboard …

: Today I snapped a few photos with the little Fuji X100T. My iMac is out for repair so I plugged in a …

: Well of course you can have a treat, looking at me like that and all. [gallery size=full columns=1]

: There’s a German Shepherd service dog in the Apple Store and not petting him is the hardest …

: Something I never thought would happen: Preferring the iPad to the MBP. Will the effect wear off? …

: All I want is a way to get an email into Things on iOS with a link back to the original message that …

: The Ulysses team’s decision to move to Subscription pricing is 100% cool with me. This is a …

: Micro.blog is a simple, reverse-chronological feed of people/blogs I follow, with replies and …

: I wish App Store on iOS would stop moving things out from under me when I’m trying to update apps. …

: Is it true that there’s no way to edit photo titles/descriptions in Apple Photos in the iPad. That …

: I love a Manhattan. I’ve changed the bourbon:vermouth ratio from two-to-one to two-to-one-half and I …

: Feeling a little whimsical this afternoon

: Join me at stream.baty.net

: Moved chemicals into new glass bottles. Should last longer and definitely looks cooler.

: Expired Delta 3200

: Spirited Away, 2001 - ★★★★½

: A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence, 2014 - ★★★

: “Did you say Wendy’s drive through?!!”

: This is a quick post using the updated micro.blog app on the iPad. I never write anything on my …

: Micro.blog on the iPad is going to be handy.

: Whenever I make a quick, hand-held portrait with the Hasselblad the subject’s face ends up …

:   Reconfigured the camera bag. Hasselblad 500C/M and Fuji X-Pro2

: Still coming to terms with trying a more iPad-centric workflow. Posting to baty.net via Hugo is a …

: Thank goodness it has a screen, eh?

: The Hasselblad is Back

: Red Sweater Blog – MarsEdit 4 Public Beta

: Today’s workstation. Seeing how the other half lives.

: Theme designers sometimes underestimate the number of posts a person might write.

: I hadn’t considered adding my Letterboxd RSS feed to Micro.blog until I saw that @bitdepth was …

: Still figuring out where all this stuff should go. Consider this a test.

: Captain Fantastic, 2016 - ★★★

: Tried a couple rolls without the motor drive on the F3. Didn’t like it. Put it back on. …

: I want to cross-post to Instagram, not from it. Instagram is isolationist and I don’t care for …

: I’ve played games on the Switch more in the last month than I have on the PS4 in the last …

: I find myself checking micro.blog more often than Twitter.

: Steve at a Radio Shack. At a what?!

: My RSS feed was only showing .Summary content, counter to the @GoHugoIO docs. Overrode the internal …

: Testing Webmentions to baty.net

: I love hot dogs

: 90+ degree weather is the most interesting time for my Air Conditioner to fail.

: I love office supplies way more than what most would consider normal

: Day 3 of not using Org Mode. I miss it already.

: Replaced Google Analytics with self-hosted Piwik. That feels better. I like to pretend stats …

: A drawback of the welcome new end-to-end encryption feature of Day One is that I can no longer …

: Every time I update Spacemacs many of the keybindings change. I see what they’re getting at, …

: Helpful post about setting up a Hugo-based site. www.sarasoueidan.com/blog/jeky…

: While thinking about Medium’s value, I realized that consistently I get more out of @aeonmag …

: I give fidget spinners about another week and a half

: This was a nice way to start the day

: Watched season/series finale of The Leftovers. I am satisfied.

: Josie doing her stick dance

: Get Out, 2017 - ★★★★½

: Ghost in the Shell, 2017 - ★★★

: I have a 9.7” iPad which seems too small and a 12.9” iPad which is way too big. Could …

: At some point over the past few years I’ve grown content with skipping keynotes and just …

: Thankfully, the unnecessary and tedious cycle of speculation is almost over.

: Went to a concert and didn’t take a single photo. I don’t know if this represents …

: It&#039;s just that I love static sites so much

: “To perform those functions 20 years ago, you needed a map and a sense of direction” …

: Logan, 2017 - ★★★★

: 10 ways to have a better conversation &#124; Celeste Headlee

: Kodachrome Magazine, 2017 Issue 1

: I based the design of my archived static baty.net blog on this and now I kind of want to try a …

: Likes on social networks should be private

: Facebook vs the Open Web

: Kelly Graduates

: I distrust google by default, but built-in ad blocking of “bad” ads in Chrome seems like …

: Having a common enemy can be useful. I just wish we didn’t have to call him “Mr. …

: Fuck Facebook indeed. Gruber: daringfireball.net/2017/06/f…

: Pinboard acquires delicious, what? blog.pinboard.in/2017/06/p…

: Evergreen: A new feed reader from Brent Simmons

: Google’s Proprietary Fork of HTML Is Taking Over the Open Web

: stevenf.com

: Scripting News: May 31, 2017

: John Wick: Chapter 2, 2017 - ★★★★

: Still the greatest keyboard ever made

: Glif – Studio Neat

: More from Dave Winer on JSON Feed scripting.com/2017/05/3…

: Gregg Allman - Laid Back via Instagram

: Discombobulated? via Instagram

: I went to 4 social events this weekend. I’m glad I did, but the introvert in me was screaming …

: Josie with Stick. Nikon F3. Nikkor 105mm. Tri-X in D-76 for 9:00

: Notifications: A Tragedy Of the Digital Commons – Scott Belsky

: The internet seems to think everything is a zero-sum game.

: Jessica sent me this photo of her dog, Sage, sleeping with a new puppy. Melt.

: When site speed metrics make you do something silly

: I’ve been clicking through a bunch of my old link posts on baty.net and almost none of the …

: If you think Schrodinger’s cat is weird, then...

: Hate Mowing Your Lawn? Good! Don’t Do It - The Nib

: I’m going to try not buying any new pens for a while. I have enough pens.

: JSON Feed Now Available for baty.blog

: I (still) find personal blogs to be the most interesting places on the web

: How do I get out of the how-do-I-get-out-of-vim joke cycle?

: Trying this: If it could benefit from a title, it goes on the baty.blog. If not, it goes on …

: I’m a sailor. I sail.

: Back to the Apple Watch for a Week – The Brooks Review

: Dave Winer on JSON Feed

: Kottke&#039;s social media fast

: Love you, Mom!

: Silicon Valley: A Reality Check - Slate Star Codex

: I Don’t Believe in Blockchain - Tim Bray

: Moom removed from sale

: When introversion collides with the desire to connect

: I’m pretty sure we’re all overthinking this microblog thing but I can’t help …

: Polaroid Type 108 - Expired August 1977

: Rolodex

: First time printing with the Focomat IIc

: I’ll probably get the new Amazon Audrey. (ref: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/3Com_Audrey)

: Haven’t used Evernote in a very long time. I think the timing coincides exactly with the …

: Another thing I don’t need is an unsolicited, mocked up “redesign” of anything by …

: I know, I know, but this kind of shit always makes me cry so good: …

: I have zero interest in what Apple might be working on. If they haven’t shipped it, then shut …

: The Lure, 2015 - ★★★★★

: Does my hosted micro.blog still work? It would be great if it did, as I’m considering …

: Everyone should have a blog. Or restart an abandoned one, as Sebastian Kippe has done: 9 Years Later …

: hello advertising, my old friend - Kottke

: I’m going to cross-post everything automatically from the blog to Twitter and see how many …

: The antidotes to populism: stoicism and civil society

: Finally set up a Yubikey for Two-Factor on most of the sites that support it. Now to always remember …

: Kong: Skull Island, 2017 - ★★★

: About that Ari Marcopoulos Camera Bag &#124; The Machine Planet

: Moving on from Baty.net - or not

: Sunday Art - Poop

: G.A.S. Attack Outflanked - Bruce Robbins

: After a couple of weeks, I’m finding that I prefer using Micro.blog to Mastodon. It’s …

: I love my new dog but she’s going to need a lot of love and time and work before she’s …

: Moving from a static blog to Wordpress feels a little dirty but oh man do things get easier.

: Josie Today

: Baty.blog

: @manton Should my posts to jack.micro.blog be fed into micro.blog/jack automatically or do I need to …

: I wonder why none of my new posts to jack.micro.blog end up at micro.blog/jack. It used to work ¯_( …

: Testing photo posts. These are my shoes.

: I am unable to decide whether to post at a hosted micro.blog with a custom domain or keep using my …

: Had to change my Keyboard Maestro shortcuts from function keys to chords because the Touch Bar is a …

: Finished a giant bottle of Founders’ “Lizard of Koz” and it made me happy. …

: Mastodon is cool and I love the ideas behind it, but it’s just so…I don’t …

: Experimenting today with using Hashbackup (http://www.hashbackup.com/) with Backblaze B2 storage as …

: Working on my road rage. I’m a pretty mild-mannered fella but while driving I get unreasonably …

: I just added my Radio3 feed to Micro.blog. Seems like a good way to make link posts.

: I just changed my username on Micro.blog from @jackbaty to @jack. That’s going to break things …

: I’m probably just still resentful that I’ve not yet been “verified” on (by?) …

: As I was typing this complaint about having to deal with charging too many things, the batteries in …

: I’m looking forward to the ability to “follow” other micro blogs here. So far my …

: Wikitribune Evidence-based journalism New gig from Jimmy Wales. I’m in for $10/month.

: Let’s try testing this from MarsEdit shall we? This is me posting on a new platform from one …

: I think it’s best to disable cross-posting to Twitter for now. At least while I work through …

: Write first/socialize (maybe) later seems like a good approach.

: I’ve been using Mastodon as a sort of micro blog but prefer something like Micro.blog, which …

: Well this is exciting.

: Leica M6

: More Shooting With The Hasselblad And A Flash

: The Lomo&#039;Instant Wide Camera

: The Nikon Nikkor 105mm f2.5 AI-S

: Some Recent Large Format Photos

: 4x5 photo of 8mm Projector

: New55 1Shot Film

: Using Flash with the Hasselblad

: Around the yard with the OM-2n

: I prefer the imperfect

: First attempt using New55 R3 Monobath Developer

: The Kodak Pakon F-135 Plus Film Scanner

: The back of a Leica M3

: Every Picture Tells a Story

: Crystal points out my flaws

: Vivian Maier Film Spool

: Leica IIIf shutter capping

: Now, about that 35mm film…

: Print Sizes

: My life with large format photography so far

: Large Format Color

: Peters Camera Repair

: Keep the Nikons or the Canons?

: Canon AE-1 Program as Nostalgia

: Replacing my Olympus Stylus Epic

: Leica IIIf

: Leica M7

: Color Film Photography Isn&#039;t Worth the Trouble

: In a Dark Room

: Always Carrying a Camera

: Olympus OM - 1 and 2

: F*ck Film

: Olympus OM-1n

: Getting Over Ken Rockwell

: Medium Format with the Hasselblad 500 C/M

: Medium Format with the Bronica SQ-A

: Leica M8 First Impressions

: Another Photography Workflow

: Light-tight Box My Ass!

: I Shoot Film

: Leica Lust Revisited