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June 30, 2013 0

My Coding Rules

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The following are just my guidlines for writing good code. The advise here may be scattered at best contradictary at worst. I write primarily java so I guess that this advise will just reflect my current feelings on java like code. What I think changes from time to time. Everything should have one purpose. This […]

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September 30, 2010 1

Window Java Build server

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Creating a Java build server on windows Technologies used. SVN – Version Control. Apache httpd server – Serve contents Java – Required to build java projects (duh), needed by nexus, tomcat and maven. Tomcat – Required to run Hudson (note Hudson will work on other application containers, tomcat is my container of choice) mod_jk – […]

March 11, 2010 0

Connor gazing at ceiling

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Connor gazing at ceiling Originally uploaded by Athas-orm This is one of my favourite pictures of Connor at the moment. I really want to post a bit more here but I can never find the time to get around to it. Pretty busy with the model in this photograph. Anyway Its good to put something […]

February 2, 2010 0

Saturday Morning Churros

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On Saturday mornings I often take Connor into the square in town for Churros. Churros are a Spanish type of batter which they eat as breakfast. These are taken the same day as “blurry” Anyway he loves them. I don’t want to forget how excited he gets about them. Once they arrive he really digs […]


January 30, 2010 1


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Blurry Thats not something you want your photos to be or is it. This morning I was out with Connor my son. And I deliberately took a blurry photograph of him. I was trying to do something different you know. So he was out of focus in the background. I couldn’t get him to look […]

January 28, 2010 0

New Lunar Image

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Okay so I’ve been out photographing the moon again. I tried at two seperate times tonight. The first time went quite well so I was pleased with that. However I felt the focus could have been a bit better on the subject. The second time I went out with more or less the same settings […]

January 25, 2010 0

Processed moon.

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Finally I’ve got an image of the moon that I’m happy with so here it is. I’m not sure which version I prefer so any comments on this will be greatly appreciated.

January 19, 2010 2

More Camera Fun

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In my first post about getting a DSLR camera. I promised that I’d put up a few examples of pictures that I wouldn’t have attempted to take if I was using a film camera.  So I guess I really should, so here they are. Okay first up is an HDR image of Ocean Village Gibraltar.  […]

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January 16, 2010 0

New DSLR camera.

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Over Christmas I was given a DSLR Camera. This is something that I have wanted for quite a while. I used a SLR camera in the past and although I really liked the photographs that I took with it, they were just snapshots.  I mean I just took the standard things, pictures of my family […]