I'm currently on a break from school, in case you don't know, I'm currently doing an IT post grad diploma, I have re-discovered [a.] why I am an artist, and [b.]The fact that I don't like computers when they don't do what I want. (I have also developed allergies to web programming and data analytics) … Continue reading Robotry – Barely adequate robotics.(Starting build)
Another old tutorial I re-discovered from stencilrevolution.com (I wrote it in 2007 - Only thing that's really changed is I've since studied photography, and I use less duct tape) Making a sketch book. I go through a lot of sketch books, more than one a month, sometimes one a week, usually I just buy the … Continue reading How to make a sketchbook – Perfect bound (glued spine).
I was minding my own business wandering about the inter-schnauzer when I vaguely wondered whatever happened to stencilrevolution.com - I used to spend waay too much time there (this was before I started doing photography seriously, I used to paint, including on walls which the local council was nice enough to prepare just for me). … Continue reading An old gimp stencil tutorial.
So, I've gotten interested in electronics over the past couple of years, this has come about in part from my being surrounded by broken electronic gear whilst working as an art school audio-visual technician. Also in part from my experience in photography, and also in as much as I have developed a fascination with weird … Continue reading Making art(‘ish) stuff with electronics.
So I’ve had my Kp for a few months now – which to my brain is basically enough time for stars to form and die, civilizations to rise and fall, and monkeys to happily evolve into semi sentient sea-slugs. Anything over a month is lots to me. I still like the Pentax KP lots is the upshot.
How close you are to the glass makes a difference, its not just angle, your distance from the glass is what balances the exposures. Its multiple exposure photography, just you have to work it all out on the spot by moving your body 🙂
I've begun working as a technician for an art school here in New Zealand - I'm a photo technician, though ironically what I do in that role is basically all digital, video, database, and even computer programming. Pretty funny given that my specialty dates back to about the time that people were astonished by electricity. … Continue reading still alive, still making stuff.