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My Top 16 Photos of 2009


I made a set of my top 16 photos of 2009.

Of course, Waiting with Sheep is my favorite photo I took last year.

Earlier: Top 12 of 2008 and Top 13 of 2007.

And here are my favorite 141 (and counting) photos that I've taken, ever.

How do you get from Tehran to Shell Beach?

Here's a random fortuitous juxtaposition.. I was catching up on The Big Picture while listening to the Dark City soundtrack, and the climactic track came on just as I got to the post about Iran. The climax of the film involves tearing down and rebuilding a world...

Step 1: Hit play on the YouTube embed:

[YouTube Link]

Step 2: Click this link: Three Days in Iran (opens in new window)

Annabel Scheme Unboxing Footage

Robin Sloan's Annabel Scheme arrived in some pretty unusual packaging for a book. There had already been various other unboxing photos and videos, so I figured I had to make my own. I haven't had a chance to actually read the book yet, but I knew its general setting of an alternate, more techno-mystical San Francisco.

Earlier, I attended the book release party, where all the guests got a piece of "evidence" which we then had to tell a story about to a camera. I'm featured in the compiled video from that event.

So when I did my unboxing video, I sort of went with that general spirit...

[YouTube Link]

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