Journal

Behind-the-scenes, project research, new ideas, and trip snippets.

Ghetto Inexpensive Macro Lens Trick

A pretty cool trick I came across from browsing through the web. (This trick is meant for those who can't/ don't want to afford the highly priced macro lenses and just like to shoot macro for entertainment & experimental purposes.) ↑Here's the model: My palm...

Happy Fathers Day – Taiwan

Today's Taiwan Father's day. August 8th. I'm assuming it's because the number "8" pronounces really similarly to "Dad" in mandarin. He's the best teacher and dad. ever. Happy Father's day, dad.======================================================================== -Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The Imaginary Zebra website ||...

The Recycling Project – Floppy Disks and Frame

This is how this project all came about:↑ 2 years ago, I found these obsolete, yet vibrant, floppy disks covered in dust. I couldn't  just toss them away, so I turned them into a "collage". Unfortunately, with my careless foundation of taping, they eventually fell...

Los Angeles – Rest of the Trip

Phew, after a good week in LA, I'm finally back home. Trips are fun, but no where better than home sweet home. Instead of splitting up all the days, I decided to wrap the rest up with this post - clean and simple. Destination #..I...

Los Angeles – Day 3

↑ Finger licking good. ↑ Spring roll - A must try. Especially with the sauce below. Disneyland! The land pride for its imaginations. I really enjoy the effort invested in their architectures and the minute aspects of the park. Bravo! Nothing there was meant to...

Los Angeles – Day 2

Day 2 of the trip - California Adventure. Well worth a full day, with billions of dollars invested in building this park, it better be, huh. This was my 4th time, yet still felt refreshing when we arrived. Disney's done a great job. (Not to...

Los Angeles – Day 1

Woot internet, . Currently staying at the Red Lion Hotel in Garden Grove. The drive down to LA wasn't too horrible, took a few bathroom breaks. (Didn't get a chance to try the 40 pieces McNuggets that Frank talked about, but all is swell.)It's always...

Heading to LA

Walup guys,I'll be heading to LA for a week or so with la gf and her fam. Winners of the giveaway will be posted shortly, if the rate of wifi at the hotel's affordable. For the meantime, I'll be posting updates via twitter(↑). And...

Go Outside. Stay Inside.

A sudden idea.Self-initiated graphic design - Go outside or stay inside, your choice. ======================================================================== -Benson|| Twitter || the movement|| The Imaginary Zebra website || Shop of Imagination || http://www.theimaginaryzebra.com...

Interesting Online Resources

There are abundance of cool things online, just like to share these with you:1. Chrome Experiments. I''ve always been a big Firefox guy (and still am) but I gotta say, these are some intriguing CSS/Java type gadgets for Chrome.While I'm at it, here are some...