Confessions of a researchaholic

June 10, 2022

Meeting host

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 3:31 pm

Sketching the host actually helped my attention to the meeting.

June 7, 2022

Trying to stay connected in a virtual meeting

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 11:27 am


June 4, 2022

Buzzing fly in G

Filed under: Imaginary,Real — liyiwei @ 12:12 pm

Smashing a fly is
too blunt better to starve it
by cleaning kitchen

Personal finance

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 10:22 am

How much you can earn matters much less than how little you must spend.

June 1, 2022

Art and tech

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 4:18 pm

The appearance of a new technology often changes how art is created and consumed but never replaced it.
The invention of camera made photography a new art form and shifted the portrait and landscape painters to focus more on styles than realism.
A similar trend is happening with language-based picture generation, which can shift from the traditional painting and rendering techniques towards ideas in language prompts.

May 30, 2022

awb SF

Filed under: Imaginary,Real — liyiwei @ 10:48 pm

Walking by this sports bar whose logo inspired this motion graphics design in my mind.

May 29, 2022


Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 4:18 pm

Did some quick sketches following some interesting photography in WPA exhibition in SFMOMA.

May 27, 2022

Sketching SF financial district

Filed under: Real — liyiwei @ 10:29 am

I sketched on my moto-x4 phone a few scenes while walking around the financial district, and another one back home based on my visual impression of a cross-dresser.

May 25, 2022

A chair that flows

Filed under: Imaginary,Real — liyiwei @ 8:55 pm

I noticed a bus stop bench while driving by and this visual image popped up in my mind.

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