Video for the win

Video for the win

I’m from a lazy efficient generation, most of us would rather watch an awesome video on a subject that takes ten minutes, than read four pages on the topic only taking three, because we get more out of it that way – go figure. We’re multimedia junkies baby. (more…)

Photography: Editing done quickly

Photography: Editing done quickly

Hello!  Instead of telling you how to adjust your photos (in continuation of my last photography post) I’m going to do it for you, well kind of.

I’m giving away my favourtie Lightroom presets so you can have a play without the learning curve.  Presets literally require you to click one button (and maybe adjust the exposure a tad) once you’ve installed them, so even if you are unfamiliar with Lightroom or photo editing programmes in general, I’d suggest downloading a trial version and having a play – it’s dead easy. You can thank me later . (more…)

What on earth is that sign!

What on earth is that sign!

If you read this blog you have probably noticed that the signs in Chile amuse me. I love them… they make me giggle like a little school girl when I try and think about what they could mean. A friend just sent me this photo (from Chile) and I literally laughed for 10 minutes.

Any ideas on how this could be interpreted?

 

A job, Jobs and a decision

A job, Jobs and a decision

Would you take a job where you earn close to 1/3 of your current hourly wage? Well, that is exactly what I am thinking about doing.

Although I love the idea of being an entrepreneur (and as you know a sexy developer nerd also), the truth is that my business sense reminds me that my creative ideas are not necessarily scalable, profitable and don’t meed a great social need. Yet I love entrepreneurship. I have devoted the past five years of my life to studying and working with entrepreneurship research. The random facts I know about enterprise development would astound you, I mean statistics, direct quotes, the works. And for what? (more…)