Monthly Archives: July 2006

One Year Anniversary

Yesterday Gina and I celebrated our 1-year wedding anniversary. We made it. We survived. It was tough, but it was worth it.


NECKFACE Originally uploaded by combustionchamber. NECKFACE is one of the things I missed when I was living in Miami.

Function Follows Microsoft who Follows Form, er Something

I’m always amused by the attempts every year to ‘dethrone’ the iPod. Actually I’m amused at anyone who talks a big game and then doesn’t deliver. It’s not that I don’t think it’s possible to beat the iPod, it’s the fact that these companies and CEO’s talk all this smack, and copy Apple – but […]

Where There’s Will There’s Away… Messages

I’m proud to announce that my brother Mark has published his first book at the old age of 23. To say that the book is a collection of clever away messages wouldn’t be giving it justice. When Mark sent me a copy of book I thought it was hilarious, but then later he sent me […]

Good Plugins for Movable Type

I’ve only been blogging for about a month now, and I’m trying to make a concerted effort to do at least an entry a day. Why? I feel like so much of my time is spent reading and interacting with other sites – I need to start moving the information in the other direction. I’m […]

My Flickr Account

Ground Zero Memorial lights Originally uploaded by combustionchamber. I’ve finally gotten around to setting up a Flickr account and I love it. Now comes the job of uploading 5 years worth of digital photos and organizing them. *If you’d like to find out how I added my flickr photo so easily (and without having to […]

Why I’m In A Good Mood

I’m in a good mood today for a number of reasons: A check cleared from one of my new clients I moved out of Miami and am back in New York My wife and I are going out drinking tonight with friends in the East Village I dig my new job at Deep Focus NECKFACE […]

National Drop Shadow Day

I’d like to give a shout out to my friend the drop shadow. Without you, my job as an art director wouldn’t be possible. Look around you right now in cyberspace… they’re all around us. If you didn’t realize they were there, they’re doing their job correctly. As a thanks to you, drop shadow, I’m […]