So many new people here and across the fediverse! I guess it is time for another addition to my #introductions thread. :)
4 examples of my work below, and more upthread. :)
I now have a growing thread of #introductions I guess? :)
Below are 4 of my photographs created using different devices and techniques. You can also see more of my work upthread. :)
so #introduction again? ☺
4 photographs with the previous #introductions upthread ☺
4 more works below:
so #introductions again. :)
Ok enough tags. Here are a few examples of my work:
The majority of y/our server’s cost spreading your art here is funded via #Liberapay & since [Liberapay offers no solution in the near/short/long term while they work out not being able to accept payments] we’re left with Patreon & cash.me - please switch your recurring donations back or alter your payments. Your support of y/our home here on • 🎨 is appreciated. Thank you.
Thanks everyone who supported our #NetlabelDay release yesterday!
Most of CDR copies are going/gone to artists, but there's a small batch availablef for purchase. It comes with Kamizdat stickers.
It's all libre music - some rights reserved under conditions of #CreativeCommons BY-SA licence.
Download for free, name your price, or get this neat hexagon-shaped CDr:
ok wait.. correction. it does keep the connection. It just.. doesn't show in the typing interface? *is confused*
Interview with the Coles on the Adventure Gamer; mentions switching to Ink (an open source scripting language) instead of the internal tool use we're using now. Yes, I'm behind that.
It's still at a pre-Alpha stage, but you can get regular updates from the lead developer at @BaptisteGelez (the account is on a Plume instance but it federates through #ActivityPub, so you can follow it on Mastodon etc).
There's a demo Plume instance at:
Developers can find out more here:
its been a while since I did this reminder. but if you use
in your work...
I dont accept ads, or aggressive brand/s accts or paid toots (I’ve been approached) but I do support free & #opensource programs. We have some amazing creative orgs represented on the #Fediverse thru #Mastodon’s super-scalable #ActivityPub implementation.
If you havent tried them then you’re missing out (a-z). U have control over ur social & creative lives w #FLOSS
I'd like to see patronage of arts to be normalized as an ethical standard of civilized life. Like it's completely normal to stop on a red light - it's not because you feel sorry for those who are waiting to cross the street, but because it's normal, an agreed practice, a rule.
Every time I see an artist posting their patreon page asking for support because they can't make ends meet I feel sick because that person has to beg in this way. Then motivation for patronage has a color of pityness.
@n Personal recommendations are the best way to find quality content. If you think about the 'old web' (pre auto-algorithm/social), that is how all content was really discovered. People linked to stuff and recommended stuff and word-of-mouthed stuff. The problem is we removed the people from the discovery/dissemination process and have gotten lazy with asking for and sharing good sources (and not just good articles).