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Parents, Talk To Your Kids About Linux

March 20, 2016

cautionary

I copped the tag line from this xkcd comic. By the way, the whole website and everything Randall Munroe does comes wholly recommended. The last few days, when I’ve not been working or riding my motorbike, I’ve not been heeding his advice: (more…)

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It isn’t the camera

February 18, 2016
Lil' pug-nosed Rebel

Lil’ pug-nosed Rebel

I’ve known this type of Canon DSLR for years and years. Their base offering with an APS-C sized sensor. Goes by the name of Digital Rebel as well. Has continuously been updated, now comes with a 18 megapixel CMOS sensor that has gotten quite good.
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Canola Field

May 10, 2014

Canola Field

Nikon D3200 with a AF-S Nikkor 70 – 200 mm f/2.8 VR II

Swan Rising

February 3, 2013

Swan Rising

Swan Rising

Think Different!

May 25, 2012

Turning a Slogan on it's Head

Turning a Slogan on it’s Head


Just to set the record straight: I know this is wrong usage and the second word should be adverbial. „-ly“, you know. Apple (more…)

Fine Art

June 15, 2011

whattheduck.net
He’s got a point …

Forking Off into Guitar

February 13, 2011

Click here to visit "I Wanna Be A Shredder"

China Strat' (picture © Squier)


FYI: I’ve started a new ‘blog about my forays into learning the electrical guitar. ‘Preciate a visit!

Web 2.0 revving up!

November 6, 2010

A big “Thank You!” to the good people I met at Bits und so 200 in Munich. Just saw my first Flattr revenue! That must have been you, I guess!
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OT: On Reliving Old Adventures

November 6, 2010

Like me, this racing bike has seen better times

Like me, this racing bike has seen better times


As I’ve said here, there was a time in my life when riding my road bike, training and racing consumed much of my free time. It’s the kind of drive you never lose completely. (more…)

w00t!

June 14, 2010

A Screenshot to Remember

A Screenshot to Remember


Had a little Q&A with William Gibson on Twitter this morning. He of “Neuromancer”, coiner of the term cyberspace. He is between books and tweets a lot these days. Here’s a video of the Tom Waits song we were tweeting about. And yes, Tom is really hard to understand in it, what with the voice and the cigarette.

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