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28 Oct 2014

Before There Was

Beth just released a lovely new piece of music, “Before There Was.”   I am very proud of her.

21 Apr 2014

a bit of advice

  I post a bit of advice.  After working a bit hard on something (working with Beth to make this website for example),  on the day you finish that something (going public with the site) and are exhausted,  if you find a few minutes to do something else DO NOT decide this is a perfect time to work on your wife’s computer and DO NOT decide to clone her hard drive so you can work on the cloned copy and […]

10 Apr 2014

playing with typefaces

  First off,  I learned, I think,  what word to use.  This analogy helped me: When you talk about how much you like a tune, you don’t say: “That’s a great MP3”.  You say: “That’s a great song”.  The MP3 is the delivery mechanism, not the creative work;  just as in type a font is the delivery mechanism and a typeface is the creative work.  (from The FontFeed).   My interest in typefaces started when we made The Liberator trailer.  We wanted the typeface […]