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Steve Jobs 1955 ~ 2011

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Steve Jobs 1955 ~ 2011Uncategorized

by Kevin Ames on October 7, 2011 with Comments Off on Steve Jobs 1955 ~ 2011 comments

I made this photograph of Steve and Laurene during the opening of the Union Square Apple store in San Francisco on February 26, 2004. Last night I made a large print. This morning I gave it to the wonderful team …

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Happy Anniversary Neil, Buzz and Mike!

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Happy Anniversary Neil, Buzz and Mike!Gear, Inspiration

by Kevin Ames on July 20, 2011 with Comments Off on Happy Anniversary Neil, Buzz and Mike! comments

It was 42 years ago today that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed their Lunar Excursion Module “Eagle” on the Sea of Tranquility on the moon. Michael Collins remained on board the Apollo capsule “Columbia” while Neil and Buzz walked …

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182 Years

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by Kevin Ames on July 18, 2011 with Comments Off on 182 Years comments

                          Fales Store, Cushing, Maine A.S. Fales & Son general store is closed for good. I had met its last proprietor, John Fales briefly this past April when I’d …

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Take Photoshop Out for a Drink!Software

by Kevin Ames on February 20, 2011 with Comments Off on Take Photoshop Out for a Drink! comments

Photoshop just turned twenty-one. That's right, Photoshop is old enough to have a drink–legally! If you indulge in adult beverages, be sure to take your copy of Photoshop to your favorite bar and buy it a drink. If not at …

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1/1/11 Kodachrome, Pizza & Change

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by Kevin Ames on January 1, 2011 with Comments Off on 1/1/11 Kodachrome, Pizza & Change comments

There are three constants in life. Death. Taxes. And change. Nothing is forever. That’s not a bad thing nor a good one. It just is the way things are. Change… December 30, 2010 The world’s first successful color film, Kodachrome, …

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Milestones ~ Photoshop 12 & PolaroidGear

by Kevin Ames on April 30, 2010 with Comments Off on Milestones ~ Photoshop 12 & Polaroid comments

News of large and curious relevance is on my mind today.  Photoshop CS5Adobe has released the twelfth version of the world changing digital imaging software Photoshop CS5. Trial downloads are available from adobe.com. I’ve been working with the beta versions and …

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