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Entries from May 2012

Turn any object into a shutter button…

May 30th, 2012 · 2 Comments

Take a look at this:

 

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/joylabs/makey-makey-an-invention-kit-for-everyone

 

It can turn any object into a mouse click or a spacebar press.  Which of course can be used to press a button in a tethering software, mine or anybody elses.

Photobooth with a banana as the shutter button?  Not just possible, but easy, using this.

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Tags: Hardware · Not mine

Reports of my death have…

May 10th, 2012 · 14 Comments

… as Mark Twain put it, been greatly exaggerated.  Well to be more accurate it was this website that was reported dead, but it isn’t, it’s here and I still pay the hosting bills, but it isn’t being updated.

At the moment my life is well….  Not so free as it once was.  Some good reasons, some bad.

Photography has taken a back seat though, and as I no longer take many pictures, and never make pictures, I’m not updating this site as there is nothing to say.

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Tags: Blog