Archive | August 2013

Verbing

Verbing

Verbing: Google, Photoshop, Bing: A neologism occurs when a noun is turned into a verb in a process called verbing.

Fan Boy

Fan Boy

Bob Flashes At A Gallery Exhibit As A Viewer

Visitors

Visitors

Pilgrims stop to visit.

White Noise

White Noise

The Malaise of White Noise: Any nondescript noise used for background or to mask or drown out other noise.

What Is A Photograph?

What Is A Photograph?

Susan Sontag and Roland Barthes, among others, published profound critical theories on photography, the literature of which, in the IT age, might usefully be supplemented with additional analytical thought. Just what is a photograph? What are the criteria for making photographs? What do photographs do? [Is a collage photograph a photograph?]

Going My Own Way

Going My Own Way

Everything we think we know is derivative. Everything we think we believe is constructed.