Two ideals: the Western jazz ballad and the Eastern state of shadow and quiet meet in this lovely advertisement. Typewriters, rain, vinyl, fountain pen, ink brushed on paper. Thanks for Steven Huang of www.brommieyummie.com for the connection.
Filed under private typing, Typewriters in the media
Tagged as a pleasant afternoon of manual typing, Fountain Pens, manual typewriting, slow writing movement, turntable, vinyl records
So it’s an advertisement for … a phone??
Whatever the purpose, it is certainly lovely and moving. A utopia of slowness.
My guess is that he’s using an Orga Privat.
Germany considers low-tech typewriters to counter high-tech spying
Germany considers low-tech typewriters to counter high-t… The German government is considering the use of manual typewriters for sensitive documents as a way to counter spying, the Guardian reports. View on news.yahoo.com Preview by Yahoo
Very, very nice. Thank you.
Very fine – reminds me of the film, “The Scent of Green Papaya”
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