Author Archives: Simon

About Simon

Born in 1968, I was tragically not recognized as a genius until three years later, when I built and flew my first home-made aircraft. Since then, my life has been a string of major successes interspersed with what can only be called triumphs on a galactic scale. I am currently waiting to achieve my next one - should be ready in another 15 minutes or so. Bear with me...

A Bit of Abakanowicz

Agora, by Magdalena Abakanowicz. Grant Park, Chicago, IL.

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Under the Cloud Gate

A little something I got in Millennium Park yesterday. Continue reading

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Workshop notes 20170420

I think I have the prototype camera for my workshop on April 30 (https://www.facebook.com/events/500184700371307/) pretty well nailed down. It’s a simple design that’s easy and cheap to make but is very flexible in use and adaptable to many ways of … Continue reading

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Workshop notes, 20170320

Got some encouraging results testing the prototype camera for the Compound Yellow workshop. Continue reading

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Workshop notes, pt. 1

In the spirit of full disclosure, I’ll be keeping an open notebook here as I stumble through experiments ahead of a workshop I’ll be holding on April 30 at Compound Yellow in Oak Park. Continue reading

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