Freeze!

It was pretty cold and I nearly froze off my toes. No joke. -30°C (ok with wind) …. so we never got to go to Mont Fort this year. I still took a lot of pictures and I’ll make a gallery of the best and I’ll upload a few at flickr. The apartment was right… Continue reading Freeze!

The Sun

I like this picture but the sun in the center is way too bright. Even with post-processing I couldn’t get the detail out. More contrast doesn’t help at all. I guess I’ll have to do some more target practice 🙂 (This is also supposed to be a test entry for my new BlogThisPhoto format at… Continue reading The Sun

Lucky Cases

Sometimes if you have a lot of test cases by chance they cover something that you never thought you needed to cover in your tests. Today I am lucky. One two three bugs fixed before they ever got published.

Look it’s a lense!

I haven’t taken a picture of the lense and I haven’t taken one with it. But I have it. Just gotta fix a couple of bugs and then ….. guess what I am going to do?

Remote Exit

As requested: How to remotely exit a program. The program you want to exit needs some class that provides a remote interface. This interface should contain some method that will be implemented to stop the application. To make things nice you might want to program some Shutdownhooks and plug them into Runtime.getRuntime().addShutdownHook(…).

Lend-a-lense

So today we went out to maybe find a store where I could buy (and of course return) a lense until I get the one I web-ordered. Anyway I didn’t feel like ripping of any of the few small left-over specialized photo stores and I didn’t want to go to any of the two places… Continue reading Lend-a-lense

M$ SP2 & Bluetooth sucks

Just what am I supposed to do with your CENSORED bluetooth drivers? Cannot install the software that I have because it cannot find the device because CENSORED windows just grabs everything …. hellloooooo maybe I do not want your CENSORED drivers!!!!! All CENSORED @ M$. Thanks tons for making Service Pack 2. Which is totally… Continue reading M$ SP2 & Bluetooth sucks