June 2008

Ye Old Punch Cards

Punch Cards, Digital Resolution and Angels Among Us

This video shows how 750 birds plus fixins flew out the doors of a Connecticut Parish during Thanksgiving 2007 as part of community outreach, yet this post starts with some background on computer media resolutions – e.g., from punch cards in the 1970s to today’s digital consumer cameras – and covers the importance in getting highest resolution possible from the get go.

Song for VanDyke Featured On Puppy Raising Video

Seven minute video produced by Guiding Eyes for the Blind that show and tells what is involved in raising guide dog pups and the statisfaction one feels when they go on to succeed as living partners for visually impaired people – as heard in the ending song in this video by Katie Scott, Song for VanDyke.