My Blogging Year in Review

For my blogging year in review, I want to look back and write about a few milestones, about what went well and what didn’t. Quite a lot happened as I restarted this blog after three years on hiatus. Let’s talk numbers I wrote and published 461 posts for a total of more than 95 000... Continue Reading →

Fighting Facebook et al.

Fighting Facebook takes many forms. As they threaten so many parts of our society, our response has to be diversified. Molly Lambert writing on Twitter: https://twitter.com/mollylambert/status/1189229640692518912?s=20 Brent Simmons response goes in the same vein I mine. It is a matter of choice and willingness. Big corporations like Facebook not only are a challenge for democracy,... Continue Reading →

This is my home

I came across this post recently about having a personal blog: At the risk of sounding religious about this, and maybe I am, our personal websites are our temples. They remain the one space on the internet where we decide how we are introduced to friends, potential employees and strangers. It’s a place where we... Continue Reading →

Installing Creative Cloud Fonts on iPadOS

This week Adobe released version 5.0 of its Creative Cloud app for iOS. The major new feature is the ability browse and install fonts on your device. While experimenting the application, I found myself enjoying browsing a plethora of fonts. Fonts mimicking handwritten text are my favourite. My hope is that more apps introduce support... Continue Reading →

Looking Back

It’s been close to a year since I came back here as an assumed blogger. Looking back and thinking about my achievements. All in all, I’m quite happy with my experience. I found my niche. I’m happy about my growing audience too. I do it to express my creativity and my opinions about subjects I... Continue Reading →

Is JPEG the new MP3?

As good as smartphones can be at taking pictures, as good as they can render a certain reality, are smartphones just the new MP3 players? Is JPEG the new MP3? The fact is that most of those pictures taken by our smartphones are mostly consumed on the small screen. For the vast majority of people,... Continue Reading →

My Photographer Challenge

Over the years, my photography skills improved quite a bit. Since 2016, I’m shooting in RAW most of the time and it makes a big difference. I started doing urban exploration which offers a quite different photography style. But there is one challenge that I can’t quite tackle: human photography in candid situations. Here is... Continue Reading →

My Photographer Challenge While On Vacation

I live with many opposing forces within me while on vacation. As an avid amateur photographer, trips and vacations are always the best occasions for me to bring my photography gear and enjoy shooting pictures. As my trip unfolds and brings new opportunities for taking pictures, I find myself in a constant dilemma: stopping my... Continue Reading →

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