Can this be my Next Journal?

As many of you know, I have been keeping physical journals for years – using them for drawing, taking notes, water coloring, collage -  all sorts of things.  I even found my favorite vendor in Iona Handcrafted Books out of Austin, Texas.  I started my career in computers with the vision of a pen-based architectural design…


Vote for my SxSW 2009 Panels

If you have any interest in Expression Blend or how I made these journals, you should vote for the two panels that I’ve submitted for the South by Southwest (SxSW) 2009 interactive festival: Extreme Expression Blend for Silverlight Designers – as many of you know, I love to show people how to use Expression Blend…


Adapted Page Turn Sample for my Journals

With a little work, I turned the Page Turn Sample in the Silverlight.net gallery into a viewer for my Journals.  You can get to the page turner for the journal by clicking on the journal picture from my new Journalist podcast page.  I’ve also added a few features. I changed it to use my images…


Updated Silverlight Applications to Release Candidate

For those of you have heard, a Release Candidate for Silverlight 1.0 was released yesterday.  I had written a few applications using the Silverlight 1.0 Beta and 1.1 Alpha.  Because of some breaking changes, I had to update those applications.  The process was fairly painless; here’s what I had to do: Update to the final Silverlight.js…


Keeping a Digital Journal

As you have seen from my previous posts and my journals on my personal website, I am investigating ways exhibiting my paper journals online in conjunction with a live blog-style journal that combines scanned images of my paper journals with video from my LifeCam NX6000.  As I mentioned earlier, I want to display it all…


Journal: A Silverlight 1.1 Application

A Silverlight 1.1 Application for sharing my sketches.  This requires the Silverlight 1.1 plug-in that you can install from here: Download the source code here: http://blogs.msdn.com/Synergist/pages/journal.aspx More to come….