“Hey, bebbeh. Whatchoo doin’?”
Another photograph taken with Paper Camera. I love how the eye fills in the rest of Penelope’s black face, even though all you can see clearly are her eyes and a teeny part of her nose.
So, I finally joined the 21st century this week and bought a Smart Phone! There are simply NO WORDS to describe how much I love this little device. Although I stay away from Wal-Mart on principle, I simply could not resist their StraightTalk plan, and ordered an LG Optimus Q from them. For $45 a month, I get unlimited data, texting, and voice on a really awesome Android phone. Previously, I was paying $55 a month for limited voice and texting, so I’m actually saving money with this better phone!
A few months ago, I managed to snag a 16GB HP Touchpad for $99 during their fire sale. My friend Brett was kind enough to root Android on it (Cyanogenmod 7), so now I have two amazingly fun Android devices. I cannot say enough about how cool this operating system is! There are so many fun, quality apps to die for, many of which are free. All of the apps I downloaded on my tablet are automatically available on my phone as well, and I’m having a BLAST with all the functionality.
One of the cooler aspects of my new phone is the cool little camera included with it. It’s only 3.2 megapixels, but according to what I read online, I can still print photos taken off this phone at 5 x 7, and even 8 x 10 in some cases! Amazing! I’ve downloaded several neat photography apps, and one of my favorite is Paper Camera. It features real-time cartoony effects and the images you can get out of it are so cool! Of course, I’m taking lots of pictures of my cats, so I wanted to share a few, all of which were taken with Paper Camera. Enjoy!!
Made a few sales in Ye Olde Etsy shop this week after months of inactivity. What a wonderful surprise! It’s been a busy few weeks with all the holiday happenings, but I hope to post more once all the madness dies down a bit. To tide you over, here is a picture of Mister Bingley requesting a Belgian beer.
Happiest of holidays to everyone!
…and I may or may not have indulged just a teeny bit.