This beauty came via FedEx today —$140.00 + $44.28. Very impressed with ebay’s Global Shipping Programme. It took just 10 days from Barboursville, Virginia, United States, from the time I made payment (on October 14)!
The outside has been cleaned, but not the inside. Packaging was done very well. But some “typewriter-specific” packaging would’ve been nice, such as stuffing some paper to prevent the typebars from moving.
But it came with the manual and key, which was a really nice touch. The case was also in good condition.
Bought daisies from the market yesterday. Today, I learnt how to take macro shots with the x70 using manual focus with MF Assist. It is still not as sharp as I would like, but still, I find it pretty impressive for the x70.
Then I learnt aboutLightroom: The healing tool, Split toning, keywording I would like to download some free profiles or presets.
Still confused about Lightroom (I think they’ve just updated and removed CC from the name). All the profiles are missing.
Before that, I tried to fix the sticky keys on the Traveller de Luxe, with spotty success.
So important to keep close watch on what I am doing with my time.
Still got pictures of friends on the wall I suppose we aren’t really friends anymore Maybe I shouldn’t ever have called That thing friendly at all Get freaked out from a knock at the door When I haven’t been expecting one Didn’t that used to be part of the fun, once upon a time? We’ll be there at the back of the bar In a booth like we usually were Every time there was a rocket launch Or some big event
What a death I died writing that song Start to finish, with you looking on It stays between us, Steinway and his sons ‘Cause it’s the ultracheese Perhaps it’s time that you went for a walk And dress like a fictional character From a place they called America In the golden age Trust the politics to come along When you were just trying to orbit the sun When…