Though Partially Blind, Hal Lasko Paints Up a Storm of Pixels

For Hal Lasko, a computer is a tool for painting. Not for email. Not for surfing the web. Not for Facebook or YouTube. Just painting. Whats amazing about Lasko, 97, is that he can paint at all. Hes legally blind after a condition called wet macular degeneration slowly eroded his vision. Yet he spends about 10 hours a day in front of his computer working on six or so paintings at a time. It takes him two days to a …