Wacom Intuos4 Giveaway

In GEAR, Giveaways by David

I’m going to make this short. If you do any localized work in Photoshop or Lightroom, you are missing out if you’re not using a tablet. I’m not exaggerating my case; you really need to try one, get past the initial awkwardness and discover the pressure-sensitivity goodness in PS and LR that can only be accessed with a tablet. Sure, …

And The Winner Is…

In Giveaways, Uncategorized by David14 Comments

Just over a week ago we announced that in a fit of lovin’ for my readers, the fine folks at Data Robotics were giving away one DROBO. I waxed poetic and enthusiastic about how much I love my Drobo (I have two – an original USB model, and a current FW800 model, both sitting on my desk), mentioned how vulnerable …

DROBO shares the love.

In GEAR, Giveaways, News & Stuff by David

When DROBO first came out I was hooked. All that redundant backup in a black box that’s as smart as it is sexy? Sign me up! And since then I’ve had a Drobo, now two of them, sitting on my desk. My work comes into my main machine and is immediately backed up to Drobo. Drobo itself has all kinds …

Blackrapid Double Strap Winner

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My sponsors are awesome. One of the deals I’ve made with all of them at some point is that if I get something, so do my readers. Or at least one or two of you chosen completely randomly. When I left for India early last month I took my new Blackrapid Double Strap to test out, and Ron at Blackrapid …

R-eluctantly Posted

In Giveaways, Just For Fun, News & Stuff by David10 Comments

When I was in Seattle several weeks ago I spent an evening with the good folks at Blackrapid, makers of the R-strap. They plied me with local beer, sat me down on the couch and made me play twenty-questions. This is that interview, in 5 parts. You won’t be able to hear the questions really well, there were some sound …