Archive for month: June, 2003

Useful Link for Nikon 4500 Manual Focussing…

June 25, 2003 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Nikon 4500 Manual Focus Calibration Chart & Depth of Field is a link to a very nice chart to help with manual focussing on the Nikon 4500. It’s hard to do normally because there isn’t a numerical distance displayed on the screen while focussing. This should definitely help, as sometimes the auto focussing of the […]

Je suis en vacance!

June 21, 2003 | My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

Je suis en vacance au Paris, mais je vais aller chez moi souvent. A toute a l’heure! P.S. You can get your slashdot fix for 1 euro an hour at the cyber cafe near the Jardin du Luxembourg.

Experiments with Webware

June 13, 2003 | My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’ve toyed with the idea of writing my own weblog, and toward that end have been playing a bit with Python and the Webware application framework. It has some nice ideas, and I’m slowly making some progress. Witness the following for an (often in flux) example.

When in Crete, do as the other Cretins do…

June 10, 2003 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

It’s amazing how sometimes surfing leads you to interesting ideas that you’ve never had before. Like the mention of slashdot of pykrete, a combination of 14% wood pulp and water, which is frozen together to make blocks. During WWII, the British had a bold plan to build aircraft carriers several thousand feet long and capable […]