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Aeroplanes (1930-1943)

My father was connected to flight as a member and builder for the Cornell Aero Club in 1912. He took part in the design and building of single-seat bi-planes which  were then “flown”—towed behind autos—around a large circuit on the playing fields above Schoellkopf stadium in order to learn flight control.  2,880 more words


Automat: the lost album of Italian electronica

Electronic music in the 1970’s ranged from un-listenable garbage to stuff which was new and exciting, so pretty much like today but with less of the former and more of the latter. 125 more words


Ditching a Rollei

I had a Rolleiflex. As nice a camera it is, as compact as it is, as smooth as it is, as light as it is, it has its limitations. 662 more words