Creative: Vlog 0008

Wow, look at me. Look how macho I am. I’m trending! All about me, me, me. So, this vlog is what happens when someone doesn’t really have time to vlog. I am thinking of starting a podcast, outside of my … Read More

Creative: Seattle Journal

Puke on the streets. Purple fleece, after a night of nights, finds himself new to the uncertain. Winter coming. Purple ribbon unraveling like the future plans. A temporary dream put on hold by down economic reality, cravings or lost hope. … Read More

Creative: Seattle and Beyond

Literally, but you won’t know what I’m referring to until a bit later. Two-party system, compromising and attempting to work together. Better food. Better coffee. Public transit. Bike lanes. No, not Seattle, but close. That’s beside the point. In the … Read More

Creative: Notes on Photography 7

Ahhhh, Paris. The City of Light. And rightly so. I love, love, love this place. I could live in Paris. I would have to change my life a bit, but man would it be worth it. But I’m spoiled. Were … Read More

Creative: Adobe Max

So I went to Max, again. This is one of my favorite shows. Tech-heavy, but underneath it’s about art and the creative process. Many of us use software and hardware to get there, but what you do with these tools … Read More

Creative: NEW! Blurb Notebooks & Journals

I’ve been keeping a daily journal since 1993. I found a book titled “The Adventures and Misadventures of Peter Beard in Africa,” and from that moment on I was utterly powerless in the face of pen + paper. Still am. … Read More

Creative: Paper People

What’s better than a thirteen-year-old nephew? How about a paper version so that when he drives someone crazy you just fold him up and put him away. Works for me. Super Dynamite and Uncle Dan merge in Moss Beach. Suit: … Read More

Creative: Notes on Photography with Wim Jansen

Wim Jansen is German which means he’s got his s%$# together. He’s stylish, always working and even has a website that is yellow/orange. Something I would never be able to pull off. He’s better than me. So, I’m jealous. Damn … Read More

Creative: Blurb and Readymag

Hey Peeps, If any of you follow Blurb on social you will see today’s announcement in regard to something called Readymag. This is a very cool platform, and one I’ve been using for a while now, mostly to learn how … Read More

Creative: An Event, circa 2018

For most of my adult life, I was “the” guy when it came to events. I don’t mean I was better than everyone else, only that when it came time for an event, either professional or personal, I was the … Read More

Read: Powering the Dream

I love the idea of renewable energy and green technology. I think about it all the time. And I don’t even really know that much about it. I love solar, wind, waves, etc.I ride my bike almost everywhere, to offset … Read More

Creative: Photoville 2018

I love photography. I’m pretty sure you do too. I don’t love the industry of photography, and I believe the entire field needs to be rethought, redone and redesigned, but nobody is asking for my opinion. I left photography behind … Read More

Creative: New York Art Book Fair

People, if you gonna make books you might wanna go look at books. The entity that is the art book fair has EXPLODED in recent years. Many of the major cities now have annual gatherings. But wait, don’t go thinking … Read More

Creative: Vlog 0007

Fall travel..engage. I should have known. “Milnor, you can’t do this by yourself,” a filmmaker friend told me when he found out I was headed into the motion world. He knew that I knew that he was correct, but he … Read More

Creative: New York State of Mind

“I shoot pictures like that too,” my friend said as he watched me stop and make this image. These little puzzles are mind games, but I think they play a key part in knowing who you are as a photographer. … Read More

Creative: Shifter Vlog 0006

This was all about speed. How fast can I shoot, download, edit, cut, upload and publish. Nothing new here, or that interesting, but I did this baby in NO TIME. I need to be able to do real-time postings. Imagine … Read More