• Most new users don't bother reading our rules. Here's the one that is ignored almost immediately upon signup: DO NOT ASK FOR FANEDIT LINKS PUBLICLY. First, read the FAQ. Seriously. What you want is there. You can also send a message to the editor. If that doesn't work THEN post in the Trade & Request forum. Anywhere else and it will be deleted and an infraction will be issued.
  • If this is your first time here please read our FAQ and Rules pages. They have some useful information that will get us all off on the right foot. More details on our policies, especially our Own the Source rule are available here. If you do not understand any of these rules send a private message to one of our staff for further details.
  • Favorite Edit of the Year (FEOTY) Nominations for 2020 are now open! Submit your entries here.

GODDAMMITNOTATALL (WiNNING!)

suspiciouscoffee

Well-known member
Messages
630
Reaction score
4
Trophy Points
33
Edited the post with a more complete picture. It’s in an awkward spot that makes it hard to photograph but at least in the second one the giant boxsets aren’t in the way of some other discs.
 

Duragizer

Well-known member
Messages
2,156
Reaction score
0
Trophy Points
51
Arranging your discs in alphabetical order? Oh, you better believe that's an anti-paddlin'.
 

Jrzag42

Well-known member
Faneditor
Messages
2,703
Reaction score
84
Trophy Points
73
Duragizer said:
Arranging your discs in alphabetical order? Oh, you better believe that's an anti-paddlin'.

I really need to get around to doing that. I did it for some of my video games, I have no reason for not organizing my movies as such.
 

TM2YC

Well-known member
Staff member
Donor
Faneditor
Messages
12,939
Reaction score
227
Trophy Points
178
You an edition of Blade Runner I don't recognise.
 

suspiciouscoffee

Well-known member
Messages
630
Reaction score
4
Trophy Points
33
Duragizer said:
Arranging your discs in alphabetical order? Oh, you better believe that's an anti-paddlin'.

So, a light touch of my ass, followed by a swift and violent pulling-away from it?
 

suspiciouscoffee

Well-known member
Messages
630
Reaction score
4
Trophy Points
33
TM2YC said:
You an edition of Blade Runner I don't recognise.

blade-runner-blu-ray-book.jpg


3-disc set of all 5 official cuts, with pages of art and other things inside the book package as well. It’s pretty nice.
 

Handman

Well-known member
Messages
609
Reaction score
8
Trophy Points
23
I think you have more Blu-rays than I do.  I'm currently at 269 Blu-ray movies (not counting TV shows)
 

Gaith

Well-known member
Faneditor
Messages
5,460
Reaction score
41
Trophy Points
88
Ah yes, the old "alphabetization vs. aesthetically pleasing sequential placement" dilemma. Hey, this gives me an idea... *lots of googling and messing around in Word later*: what if one were to print paper sleeves for the spines of blu ray cases, such that, by folding back the extra space on each side, one wound up with a what looks at a distance like a row of old books? To wit:

Spines.jpg


Or, if one were keeping things simple:

Spines2.jpg


One could also change the color of the background texture to make mini-alphabetized groupings by genre, etc.

... By golly, I think that might just be really cool. :cool:
 

suspiciouscoffee

Well-known member
Messages
630
Reaction score
4
Trophy Points
33
Handman said:
I think you have more Blu-rays than I do.  I'm currently at 269 Blu-ray movies (not counting TV shows)

Not counting TV shows, you’re actually ahead of me by over 100. I’ve only got 161.
 

Jrzag42

Well-known member
Faneditor
Messages
2,703
Reaction score
84
Trophy Points
73
Duragizer probably has me beat actually. As far as blurays I own and not counting everyone in the house, off the top of my head I have 1 show, and 6 or 7 movies, depending on if I'll ever get my copy of Streets of Fire back.
 

thecuddlyninja

Well-known member
Staff member
Faneditor
Messages
1,835
Reaction score
1
Trophy Points
51
I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder, and suddenly my entire 36 year life makes so much more fucking sense. I'm on meds now and feeling the best I ever have in my entire life. It's like a cheat code. I thought I had to live with the obsessive negative thoughts and temper because they were who I am, but it turns out it's not and I don't. Also my fanedit output bursts make a lot more sense now. Also the pressure of this place getting to me and me just leaving for periods on end. Yeah, everything, actually.
 

TM2YC

Well-known member
Staff member
Donor
Faneditor
Messages
12,939
Reaction score
227
Trophy Points
178
^ That's great news, I'm glad for you :) .

Stephen Fry did a 2-part 2006 doc for the BBC about his bipolar disorder, includes interviews with Carrie Fisher and Richard Dreyfuss about their experiences. Well worth a watch (Got the best doc Emmy):



Also a follow up doc 10-years on:

 

Jrzag42

Well-known member
Faneditor
Messages
2,703
Reaction score
84
Trophy Points
73
Once my school nurse had me take a test on her computer, and it said that I definitely have bipolar disorder, but then she dismissed it saying that it's not like me. From what I know about it, I think that there is definitely a chance that I have it, I should make an effort to get some kind of examination done.
 

Gaith

Well-known member
Faneditor
Messages
5,460
Reaction score
41
Trophy Points
88
^ Hm... as an (almost) nurse, I'm pretty confident in saying that level of assessment is outside her scope of practice. If you checked enough boxes to justify a referral, she should have referred you to a psychiatrist. It does sound worth checking out.

And ninja, well done! Best wishes in looking out for yourself and being all you can and should be. :)
 

suspiciouscoffee

Well-known member
Messages
630
Reaction score
4
Trophy Points
33
The first two prints (still drying) made from my first rolls of film I ever shot on. I love this, I feel like an alchemist. Anyway, that’s my dog Tippi, and a neighbor’s cat that got out the other day and ended up in my backyard.

35OAtE9.jpg
2Z18ol8.jpg


Also on one of those rolls is possibly the most pretentious selfie ever (this is just the negative itself)

j16YMrp.jpg
 

Rogue-theX

Well-known member
Faneditor
Cover Artist
Messages
6,890
Reaction score
1
Trophy Points
81
Those kick ass! Great stuff  :cool:

What kind of camera are you using? I have a Target 6-20 that I need to figure out how to use, not sure if the right film can be acquired anymore tho.

Whats the workflow?

In a book I have on How To Draw Noir Comics, the author recommends getting a black and white camera and taking photos to do studies with for inking because of the wicked contrast that real black and white photography has.
 

suspiciouscoffee

Well-known member
Messages
630
Reaction score
4
Trophy Points
33
Rogue-theX said:
Those kick ass! Great stuff  :cool:

What kind of camera are you using? I have a Target 6-20 that I need to figure out how to use, not sure if the right film can be acquired anymore tho.

Canon EOS Rebel S, the first of the EOS Rebel pre-digital SLRs.

Whats the workflow?

Shot on Kodak TMAX 400, developed negatives, made positive prints on Ilford Multigrade IV RC De Luxe (Pearl). I haven’t learned filters, dodging, burning, anything like that yet, it’s still early in the semester.

In a book I have on How To Draw Noir Comics, the author recommends getting a black and white camera and taking photos to do studies with for inking because of the wicked contrast that real black and white photography has.

Sounds like a great idea.
 
Top Bottom