Archive for April, 2008

Guy Ritchie

Is a genius.

It’s too bad he will forever be known as “that guy that married Madonna.” Be sure to watch the Hi-Res version here.

にほんご

If anyone is interested in hearing me butcher the Japanese language, you can check out my interview here:

As much as I hate hearing my own voice, I thought hearing myself in a different language would be more tolerable.

Not really.

I wish I kept up with my Japanese study, but I have no incentive. Carry on.

Lighting

For those photographers among us, found an awesome blog about lighting, specifically, how to get professional results with consumer tools. Good stuff.

http://strobist.blogspot.com/

Blow Joe

As titillating as that title might sound, unfortunately the subject matter is pure garbage. After seeing this, I certainly shudder for the Cobra designs. Would it hurt for them to use a little color?? Click for larger ugliness.

Conundrum
Conundrum

I am in a bit of a professional crisis. No, nothing drastic as what am I going to do with my life or any of that. However, a recent event is forcing me to reevaluate how I have and should be conducting my business.

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Ink

There is a special kind of pride that you can take from strangers who find your art compelling enough to have it scratched onto themselves.  Here’s the original design.

Nerd Out!

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During conventions I rarely get to nerd out. But this year my convention role has been diminished (thankfully) and I was able to actually do stuff at SakuraCon (the modest Pacific Northwest anime show). To my astonishment, Nobuteru Yuuki was signing. He is my favorite Japanese character designer and I have been collecting his rare independent (doujinshi) book releases for years. It just so happens that he was the character designer for my favorite series, to which he produced a doujinshi release for – and I was fortunate enough to acquire. I had to get him to sign it. Mission accomplished (with a nifty photo too).

April Fool’s

Think you’ve seen everything? How about this…view after the break

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