Category: Photography


Walking out of my building today at lunch the sun poked out of the clouds for a moment, and was completely in line with the entrance door. I stopped on the stairs for a moment to take a photo. Working at Amazon can be...

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Scanner enclosure!

Yesterday I put together the pieces I cut on Tuesday to get done with the primary outer enclosure for the slide scanner. The bottom has the rotary mechanism I wrote about in the past. It’s not going to sit on the bottom,...

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Indoor Woodworking

My slide scanner project is one step closer to completion! The Festool system with the MFT/3 and the TS55 worked admirably. I did notice that the MFT/3 was a bit out of square by a degree or so, but that was easy enough to sort...

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I picked up a new close up filter for my camera today. A Leica Elpro 52, but more on that in another post. At the office, I decided to take a test shot or two. Leica M10 + Summilux 50mm ASPH + Elpro 52 @ f/8, 1/90s, ISO...

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A whirly thing

I think I finally got to a working design. I decided to take a page from how my reloading press works with its rotary mechanism and make the same thing myself. This saves all sorts of machinery to make it work, and substitutes,...

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