October 10, 2018

TP-Link Deco M9 Plus

On an average day, my apartment has 15 active devices on our network. These range from our computers and phones, to tablets, cylindrical assistants, printers, game consoles, and the growing panoply of smart home devices in our lives.

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October 5, 2018

Olympus 12-100mm ƒ/4 PRO

If I’m being honest, part of me hoped that something about the Olympus 12-100mm ƒ/4 PRO lens would be bad so I could point to it and say, a-ha! This is why you and I don’t get along!

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September 24, 2018

Olympus 25mm ƒ/1.2 PRO

In my review of its sibling, the Olympus 17mm ƒ/1.2 PRO lens, I called the 25mm PRO my workhorse lens.

It spends more time on my E-M1 Mark II than any other lens, and it tends to be the first lens I reach for. With a field of view equivalent to the standard” 50mm in full-frame terms, this is an established favourite for general shooting.

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September 23, 2018

Things 3.7

As I’ve come to expect from the team at CulturedCode, Things 3 was ready for iOS 12 at launch—version 3.7 brings with it a host of new functionality, centred around Siri.

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September 22, 2018

Bear 1.6: Nearly-Perfect Notes

For the past year or so, I’ve been using Bear as my primary note-taking environment. The app recently hit version 1.6, bringing along support for Siri Shortcuts, navigation refinements, sync improvements, dark mode on macOS, and more.

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September 21, 2018

Master Mobile Photography

Over the past few weeks, I’ve had the pleasure of working with my friends over at The Sweet Setup to put together a mobile photography course.

The lessons cover everything from composition to editing, with tutorials from talented contributors like Erin Brooks, Austin Mann, Josh Ginter, and yours truly. I’m really proud of how it all came together, particularly the video layouts, which I had a lot of fun assembling.

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