The Atlantic Yards project cleared a major hurdle yesterday when New York State was granted the right to use eminent domain for the development. The project has had a long political history pitting the developer, Forest City Ratner, against local groups, and an equally interesting design history, moving from an all [...]
On location on Tuesday. I’ve used this method a few times when a subject is high up but still within reach of a light stand. Time to hoist the Macbeth card. The camera is in the foreground, on its back, and pointed straight up to photograph the ceiling details.
More info. and final photos once [...]
I heard back from Six Apart this afternoon (see the prior post for the beginning of this story.) They did delete my TypePad account. While that’s great, their excuse for the current set up at TypePad (forcing all users, without their consent, into accounts which cannot be deleted) is that a “delete everything” button has [...]
I’m not sure when TypePad decided it would be best served by becoming a cult.
Great time-lapse video of the final game of the World Series by photographer Robert Caplin.
Piano soundtrack is perfect as well.
New York Times Lens story on Caplin and the video.
Link if your browser doesn’t support embedded video: Robert Caplin’s Vimeo page.
One change with new web site and blog is the ability for both to format themselves on the iPhone and on other touch-type smart phones. This makes for quicker loading and painless viewing of both sites when seen by those on the go.
JonRoemer.com on the iPhone:
Learning to See on the iPhone:
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