Most of my time of late has been taken up by research on plastic manufacturing and also looking into how 3D is replacing traditional hand sculpting. Learning loads and meeting many folks in the industry at the same time.
Next week we start filming for the first season of Culture Japan which includes more Japanese high school coverage starting with archery school activities and the annual school festival - just like the one you saw in Haruhi ^o^
We also got stuff like Obitsu factory visit, Volks, behind the scenes at Production IG, Bushi Road, Good Smile Company and Nitro Plus shenanigans, virtual idols, anime seiyuu and more. We also got figure factory coverage in China too. There will also be some history as we look at traditional stuff in the "The Japan" section.
Been doing some space optimization around the office - this is what my workspace looks like now.
This is my workspace just a little while back. I use the iPad every day to run the Jazz FM radio app - the same radio station that I used to listen to back in the UK. Its live radio so also get to keep up with news in the UK too. Cant wait for multitasking on the iPad so I can look at Working Mirai instead ^^;
The Apple Cinema Display hasn't got the VESA screw holes at the back - could get the mount adapter kit but decided to use our BENQ monitor instead - was cheap for about 15000 yen at the time. Resolution is 1920 x 1080. The quality is decent for the price too.
There was a study of late revealing how *most* folks don't care about the brand name if the item fulfills the exactly the same function as a branded item - I think I became one of these folks especially after running a company for a while - need to keep costs as low as possible ^^;
I got the Apple Cinema Display just after I left Microsoft I think and had a bit more dosh at the time - there's no way I would spend over 200000 yen for a display today. What monitor are you using now and how much roughly did it cost?
The monitor arm rotates too so I can work in landscape or portrait mode. Go to system preferences on the Mac to flip the monitor.
But! If you want to swing the monitor arm back n forth regularly, it will slowly start to shift down the pole ^^;
BTW, I'd like to have a flip clock on the other monitor but not as a screensaver. Been looking for a decent app without luck - anybody know of one?