Setting up an Olympus OM-D E-M5

One of the strong points of the Olympus OM-D, is that it is highly configurable. Almost any button and dial can be configured (or reconfigured) to suit ones personal taste. On the other hand, this also means, that one can get lost in all the possibilities. So Rohith’s guide to Setting up an Olympus OM-D E-M5 is an extremely useful in helping to configure your camera the way you want it

Some random pages I visited recently and which caught my attention:

I am trying to make the most of my Canon gear to be used with my new Olympus OMD:

I am trying to write some AppleScript to automatically tag pictures in Aperture. So here are a few links on python, AppleScript and Aperture:

Great piece on fraud in science: Epic fraud: How to succeed in science (without doing any)

Unfortunately, data has somehow managed to become the foundation of modern science—so you’re going to need to get some from somewhere if you want a career. A few brave souls have figured out a way to liberate data from the tyranny of experimentation: they simply make it up.


  • How Yahoo Killed Flickr and Lost the Internet. A rather damning article on Flickr’s demise. I never was a big Flickr user, but I must admit I did not renew my pro membership when it was up for renewal in January. In theory the groups are great, but the navigation was awkward and were difficult to follow.


Good article on music piracy from The RegisterHey, Music Industry. You’re suing the wrong people.