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  1. Sep 2016
    1. Let us project this trend ahead to a logical, if not inevitable, outcome. The camera hound of the future wears on his forehead a lump a little larger than a walnut. It takes pictures 3 millimeters square, later to be projected or enlarged, which after all involves only a factor of 10 beyond present practice. The lens is of universal focus, down to any distance accommodated by the unaided eye, simply because it is of short focal length.

      quite similar to a go pro today

    1. Blogs reveal authors ’ personae through posts, but also through other content contained on the blog site. Blogrolls, for example, show intended affiliations and interests. “About” pages can contain small (or large) autobi-ographies

      How we discover our characters in the modern age of blogging which is different than story telling of the past, but also makes it more available

    1. It’s very important not to quit prematurely. The people who get what they’re after are very often the ones who just stick around long enough.

      I thought this particular quote was insightful because there is a great deal of truth to it. Many things in life are all about perseverance. If you really want something, continue to stick around to see it through.

    2. So be ambitious. Keep yourself busy. Think bigger. Expand your audience. Don’t hobble yourself in the name of “keeping it real,” or “not selling out.” Try new things. If an opportunity comes along that will allow you to do more of the kind of work you want to do, say Yes. If an opportunity comes along that would mean more money, but less of the kind of work you want to do, say No.

      This principle is something that I hold close to me at all times. Always strive for something bigger, always move in the direction that you want to move. Do not let others slow you down or tell you what you want to do.