A Map Of All The Divorces – On The Media “Is this someone who thinks that marriages are ruined because of environmental factors, and wants to avoid those environments? Or someone who really wants to date a divorcee, and is looking for the greatest concentration of them? Or is it someone who wants to know the best place to launch their divorce-themed business (shared-custody calendars, studio apartment rentals)? Also, even if this person exists, anywhere, this data would be useless to them. Patch’s divorce map shows divorces as a raw number, rather than divorces-per-capita.” tags: data journalism weekly mapping divorce My Heart Feeds a Series of Tubes – an ode to Yahoo Pipes tags: data pipes yahoo weekly tweet Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite links are here.
I’ve cropped this just about every way possible but keep coming back to this one. There is a chunk of empty asphalt. It also isn’t going to do as well in a small view as it’s easy to miss the kid on the handlebars and the cigarette- the very things that make the picture. I posted it for some feedback in one of the Flickr groups I like about street photography. This is an excerpt of one of the comments. There is absolutely nothing of interest on the entire left side of the frame. It is hard to imagine composing a photo so unbalanced. Whatever you edited out surely was more interesting than that huge expanse of empty asphalt? If cutting out whatever it is you cut out seems an improvement to you, then the original must have really really sucked. A bit rough I thought. I don’t mind direct feedback but still feel like basic mannersThis guy is from NYC and I have a historical/cultural issues with this type of conversation. Maybe he also reviews papers? ought to apply in most things in life. All that being said, I still really like this photograph. It may be that I can claim no credit for what makes it good as that was all in the moment and the content. I […]
cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward I liked the mix of organic cobblestones and the regularity of the bricks as made more evident by the snow. cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward I’d taken this shot before with the lensbaby but wanted to try again with the 50mm. cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward For the pure oddness of it. cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward I’m going to be attempting some black and white shots in the future after seeing every one of these photos. It is going to require quite a bit of different thinking. cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward The kestrel as it might have been named by Marianne Moore. There’s a whole car/bike word project you could do that would be a lot of fun. Trying to take advantage of the snowD’Arcy’s quotes apply. cc licensed ( BY SA ) flickr photo shared by Tom Woodward cc licensed ( […]