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Flickr's Explore Algorithm & "Good" Photography

Photos of mine have been captured by Elickr’s Explore algorithm a handful of times. Each time I wonder why for a few moments before I remind myself that a computer program can’t see photos, derive possible relevance, think about or consider what the photographer may have been thinking about when the shutter was pressed. 638 more words

The 'Big Tree' that Survived Hurricane Harvey

Trees are my friends. I have had a love affair with trees going since I was a small child. I regularly climbed the Stanley plum tree in my back yard. 102 more words

Breadbox - Red Oak - 2017

As long as the tools in my shop are dull, my skills might as well be sharp.  Following the massive 17th century chest I did earlier this year and a… 254 more words

Dovetail Joint

the strongest oak of the forest

“The strongest oak of the forest is not the one that is protected from the storm and hidden from the sun. It’s the one that stands int he open where it is compelled to struggle for its existence against the winds and rains and scorching sun.”

– Napoleon Hill

* Image: Dalyan, Turkey

Leadership Quotes

Home of the week

This 680 square feet apartment located in New York shows the magic of built-in and custom made furniture, making use of every inch of the limited space while looking perfect. 180 more words

Home Of The Week

It's Coming...

It’s Coming… © Lynn Wiles 2017
Autumn that is. Bit by bit some leaves are starting to change.


Oak salad bowl

Description:  This bowl has been turned from a piece of oak felled from our garden two years ago. 

Wood:   Oak
Status: For Sale
Price: £20… 6 more words