It’s not a secret that bokeh makes the world a better place… I have always loved those cute pictures where bokeh takes a shape different than the regular circle, but I had no idea of how to make them. There is an awesome link at DIYPhotography about how to create Your Own Bokeh shape and I decided to try it, and even if I don’t have a proper scalpel, it’s amazing to see how easy is to create your own cap with a personalized design. It’s not a secret that bokeh makes the world a better place… I have always loved those cute pictures where bokeh takes a shape different than the regular circle, but…

Here is another one, I wanted to do a selfie, but my back is hurting so much that I couldn’t find a way to lay on the stairs… :( will have to be done some other day. Good thing is that there was a lot of sun, so properties for this pic are: Camera Model: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XS Exposure Time: 1/1500 sec. Aperture Value: 1.53 EV (f/1.8) ISO Speed Rating: 200 Focal Length: 50.0 mm Software: darktable 1.0+1049~g4bac71f Here is another one, I wanted to do a selfie, but my back is hurting so much that I couldn’t find a way to lay on the stairs… :( will…

Enlace a este post en español AQUI o en la bandera a la derecha. If you have been checking my flickr lately, you probably saw a really sharp and cool picture of my eye and I know that there might be some people trying to do it without any good result. No, I’m not a photography master, but after spend 3 hours trying to get the right light I though was a good idea just to show you how to do it. This is a cool video that show you how to take a picture and I hope is instructive enough so you can do it yourself and give it a try… but please.. send me a picture! I’m a  [ Read More ]

Finally! After skiping Fedora16 (and don’t even ask why) I can do a clean instalation at Susan (my laptop, and yes… Because Susan Calvin) of the Beefy Miracle Fedora 17. This is not intent to be an instalation guide, is just what I have been doing and some issues I have been solving, among to some other tips you might find useful (or not). ========== General Overview ========== My laptop isn’t at hell anymore!!!! I must say that my legs are really happy that my laptop is completely cold now, even when I have Darktable, Blender, Gimp, Inkscape, SweetHome3D, Skype, Firefox, chromium-browser, pidgin, xchat AND I’m doing a full yum -y update (and don’t forget restoring a 300Gb backup). I  [ Read More ]

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