By now, I think everyone knows my doppelganger
IS Peter Plum. The name was suggested by well-known painter-artist-writer and friend Erv Kaczmarek,
ex-pat now living and in a U.S. Ex-Patriate colony in Mexico, not far from the U.S. border, which I seriously considered moving and living there.
The picture you see here ( which gives the appearance of a HAND-DRAWN image created by a human being ) was generated electronically by a machine which captured the image from a photo in a booth in a shopping center
in Potomac Mills Shopping Center in Woodbridge, Virginia. The whole process took less than 6 minutes,
and set you you back under 5 bucks !
( Coin & Bill operated )
Yes, reminder, the world has changed.
And this was done 13 years ago !
Can you imagine what will be available TEN years from NOW . . . H-m-m-n-n ?
" Getting money
is not all a man's business;
to cultivate kindness is
a valuable part of the
business of life. "
Dr. Samuel Johnson, 1709-1784
ENGLISH LEXICOGRAPHER, CRITIC AND WRITER