OldNewThing – Raymond Chen’s new *Book*

Okay, I changed my mind, I wrote a book after all Back in 1993, I wrote that I’m doing this instead of writing a book. That was true then, but last year I decided to give this book thing another go, only to find that publishers generally aren’t interested in this stuff any more. …


Photo Album Publishing – Why print photos when you can print a book?

Did you know that you can print custom books now?  I can easily and cheaply create my own book with mypublisher.  It’s no quark (what most real publishers use), but it’s cheap, easy and good enough.  For what I want to do, it looks like the right level of flexibility.  I love products like mypublisher and…


Christmas Camera Shopping Technique and Recommendation

I’ve been thinking about good point and click cameras lately, and I’m a big fan of the Ricoh Caplio R4.  I’ve played with it myself, and enjoyed some great pictures of flowers from it.  But I was recently looking at a report of the most popular cameras on flickr, and noticed that you could see pictures…