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A Master Piece

This is one of my photography master pieces, created with the Minolta Maxxum 7 film SLR while in my kitchen:

Window Light

Window Light

My intention was to capture the letters’ silhouette. The result turned out to be a little more interesting. Probably we can call that photography by eye.

See other master pieces here at photo.net

Questo que lotro…, salud!

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No membership, no registration, no sign-up, nor Apple ID, is required to download and/or listen for free, courses from the best universities in the U.S. through iTunesU*.

I had the chance to listen to one of the pioneers of the World Wide Web (www), Tim Berners-Lee, discuss how he went about his invention:

http://deimos3.apple.com/WebObjects/Core.woa/Browse/itunes.open.ac.uk.2083662357.02083533016.2084429476?i=1422721526

And the following commencement speech is very engaging:

http://deimos3.apple.com/WebObjects/Core.woa/Browse/itunes.stanford.edu.1292029264.01292029270.1292047512?i=1314990017

These are only two of the thousands of open courses and educational materials accessible through iTunesU. For those who love education this is a gold mine. It should work quiet well as an eye opener.

You can watch An Introduction to iTunes U visiting this page http://www.apple.com/education/mobile-learning/

Questo que lotro…, salud!

*  Download and install iTunes first http://www.apple.com/itunes/


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Welcome to Think Board!

I’m starting to blog today about a variety of topics and issues in the areas of information technology, photography, and chess.

Right now I don’t know what exactly I will be posting or the frequency of my posts but, the plan is to discuss very specific and concrete things so that they serve a purpose.

I’d like to thank all at Word Press for such a great service and communication tools.

Please leave your comments and feedback.

Hope you all find the Think Board helpful.

Questo que lotro, salud!

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