Robert Denton

Staggering work of genius from Portland, Maine – Photographer, Designer, Taco Maker, Birder, Biker, Business Owner

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share your music — well, your music choices!

Tuesday, November 23rd, 2004

// hicksdesign – Song Info – “The World at Large” by Modest Mouse I love it when someone connects up their music library to a web site. It is a way of community building or finding other influences you may never come across. Jason Kottke does this with movies. and books I believe. I used […]

Friday, October 22nd, 2004

Web design going in the wrong direction?: Signal vs. Noise Weblog / Blog (by 37signals)

Edge: JARED DIAMOND – HOW TO GET RICH [page 6]

Saturday, October 16th, 2004

Edge: JARED DIAMOND – HOW TO GET RICH [page 6] He wrote “Guns, Germs, and Steel” and this is a great article — there are more on this site!

360VR Studio FAQ – Panoramic Photography – VR Production for Virtual Tours

Monday, October 11th, 2004

360VR Studio FAQ – Panoramic Photography – VR Production for Virtual Tours A team who does the work for you… but alas, they share knowledge as well. A listing of tools and resources is available. There are some great 9/11 site panos.

Manzanar National Historic Site (NPS) – Virtual Tour

Monday, October 11th, 2004

Manzanar National Historic Site (NPS) – Virtual Tour Simple presentation of an area tour with hot spots for clicking.

Encyclopedia: List of Holy Cities

Wednesday, August 25th, 2004

Encyclopedia: List of Holy Cities This is a fascinating site. Not bad data presentation — I’m not sure it would raise Tufte but hey…

Cliche dues ex machina?

Wednesday, August 25th, 2004

A Primer of Visual Cliche Not certain my title makes any sense but this site is a fabulous collection of old adverts showing the use of visual cliche to strengthen a message. Can’t wait to pour over them all. I wonder how this can play out in a design methodology that isn’t necessarily based in […]

Cornell.edu Redesign

Sunday, August 15th, 2004

Cornell.edu Redesign

Katie Jones

Thursday, August 5th, 2004

Katie Jones Isn’t stealing an internet address post-facto, even if it is only in print format (book title Katie.com came AFTER (2000 ) in the katie who actually owns the domain registered it (1996). The lawyers for the book subject (author?) are now threatening the domain name owner. If this lawyer is correct in her […]

gladwell dot com– Designs for Working

Monday, July 12th, 2004

gladwell dot com– Designs for Working The parallels between neighborhoods and offices are striking. There was a time, for instance, when companies put their most valued employees in palatial offices, with potted plants in the corner, and secretaries out front, guarding access. Those offices were suburbs–gated communities, in fact–and many companies came to realize that […]