Awagami master papermaker, Minoru Fuimori, passes away at age 98

Awagami master papermaker, Minoru Fuimori, passes away at age 98

Minoru Fujimori 1916-2015 It is with heavy heart that we announce the passing of Fujimori family and Awagami patriarch, Mr. Minoru Fujimori who died today peacefully at age 98 in the Fujimori family home. 6th generation papermaker, Minoru-sensei had taken over the family business in 1945 determined to continue the tradition of washi papermaking despite […]

Recreate the Magic of Instant Printing, Now with A Mobile Device and the Polaroid Zip Photoprinter

Recreate the Magic of Instant Printing, Now with A Mobile Device and the Polaroid Zip Photoprinter

Now globally available, this pocket-sized device allows consumers to instantly print their photos from today’s most popular smartphones and tablets Polaroid is now enabling consumers to instantly print and share images anywhere, using their mobile device and the Polaroid Zip (Zink Instant Photoprinter). “With summer just around the corner, the Polaroid Zip photoprinter is coming […]

Gadgets :: April 20, 2015

Gadgets :: April 20, 2015

By Gregg Ellman If you forgot to turn on your sprinklers while you are out of town, or it rained overnight but you left for work without turning them off, neither is a problem to control with the Orbit 12-Station Indoor/Outdoor Irrigation Timer. The system is the second accessory I’ve tried from Lowe’s to work […]

Gadgets :: April 6, 2015

Gadgets :: April 6, 2015

By Gregg Ellman #greggellman @greggellman The Panoramic Pod has the line “picture perfect panoramas every time!” on the front of its box and after just one try I can confirm that statement is accurate. Cell phones produce great images – but only if you hold the phone steady and horizontal for wide shots. The Panoramic […]