Content-Aware Image Sizing

January 20, 2008

The narrator’s voice may put you to sleep, but hang in there for a minute. They’ve opened up a whole new level of photo editing capabilities.

So many times I’ve wished I had more image to work with, or a better crop.

A Photoshop plug-in should be coming soon from onOne Software.


I can haz Basecamp?

October 16, 2007

I’m not really big on camping in a camper, I like to tent it. If you’re gonna get out of the house and go outside and rough it, what’s the point of spending time in a smaller version of your house that you tow behind your car/truck/SUV?

Airstream BasecampYeah. Well, screw all that. Now the Airstream Basecamp is actually in production. I could camp in that thing just based on design principle alone. I’m already daydreaming about hitching it up to the pickup, sticking the bike and kayak in there, and heading out. Way out. For a long time. A really, really long time.

Remind me why…

August 8, 2007

I’m having a hard time remembering why I continue doing this for a living.

“wow…that spider bite must have given Pete super human skills! like the direction.”

“this is awful, you guys. it is so ugly. …the entire section is just flat out bad.”

That would be comments from a client about the exact same thing, made a month apart.

What to do?