October 19th, 2005

flora epacris

Pictures and Perpetual Motion

From Flickr, I am A Camera says:
I have an early digital camera, the Nikon Edsel*. It records the images on punched cards, so I have to keep the pictures small. This picture is stored on 105 punched cards.

... I do like to push the envelope of... erm... envelopes.

UPDATE 2006: No longer active on flickr :(

[Remembering what "gomi" means, see Origomi's images ( www.flickr.com/photos/origomi). Still, I like the patterns.]

[* Hmmmmmm ]

The Museum of Unworkable Devices
This museum is a celebration of fascinating devices that don't work. It houses diverse examples of the perverse genius of inventors who refused to let their thinking be intimidated by the laws of nature ...