Here's a traditional "first post" article, full of optimism and hope, just because every blog needs one. I'm not really sure what's going to be put here and I may just do away with the entire thing, who knows!
The site is built with Koken, a photo-centric CMS. It's apparently been bought out by some company I've never heard of, but at least they keep updating it. The user interface is great and it comes with some pretty decent free themes as well as a Lightroom plugin, and it's working great so far.
This server is being hosted on Linode.