I have blogged for years without posting any pictures of myself. I always figured that there was enough narcissism in the mere presence of the blog. Pictures of myself would only be grandstanding on top of the other content.
Today I was in Covington Kentucky at the new Lost Art Press storefront to help edit the next Roubo volume. During the process I discovered a couple original Roubo errors. Chris had to break out the source books that started it all to verify a mistake. John Hoffman (the silent partner in Lost Art Press) snapped a photo of me holding all three of the source volumes. My comment: they are remarkably heavy.
I ended the day with some apple ale, pizza, and some LAP product. Since I broke ground with a personal picture, I might as well go whole hog down the narcissism hole. I spent about half my time editing sitting on the recently completed Roman 8-legged workbench: