Back in 1640 Rembrandt decided to take a selfie, so he whipped out his pigments – lead white, bone black, charcoal black, a few ochres and vermillion – and took the selfie you see here. He called it Self Portrait at the Age of 34. He had tried out a similar pose in an etchingContinue reading “Early Selfie”
You have to marvel. Awesome wonder and all that. Be gobsmacked. Cameras were invented around 1826 and the first personal cameras were sold to the general public around 1900 when Kodak Brownies cost $1. – 1000memories blog tells us this – By 1930 about a billion photos were being taken a year By 1960 aboutContinue reading “Selfies!”
“If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” is an old philosophical thought experiment that raises questions regarding observation and perception. Me I think it does and forests don’t need humans to hear their sounds; the animals will hear the crashing and theContinue reading “Philosophy – Part 1”
Found some old pics from Apache Oklahoma back in 1973.
Dad! I got 200 followers on instagram! Please can I buy some followers, Dad!? Ha! I now have 362 followers, more than Beast and Midnight! I’m second in our gang now, Dad. Only Lungu has more than me. *sigh* How do you get followers, fella? You can buy them Dad. I mean besides that. Oh,Continue reading “Insta’friends’”