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· Naughties
· · 2009
· · · October
· · · · 07 (2 entries)

Concur.next — C vs. P · There are rip­ples spread­ing across the con­cur­ren­cy pond, some pro­voked by this se­ries, and there’s this one is­sue that keeps com­ing up: “Concurrency” vs. “Parallelism”. It is as­sert­ed that they’re not the same thing, and that this is im­por­tan­t ...
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Lenses · I got a big chuck­le out of What Type of Pho­tog­ra­pher Are You? by Gor­don Lewis (AKA Shut­terfin­ger). He chron­i­cles a few com­mon lens-related patholo­gies ob­served among pho­tog­ra­pher­s. Which made me re­alise that I’ve re­al­ly been en­joy­ing tak­ing pic­tures re­cent­ly. The cur­rent se­lec­tion of lens­es meets my needs and fits in a pret­ty small camera-bag; I don’t feel the need for any more. So I thought I’d share my cur­rent in­ven­to­ry, with a slide-show high­light­ing what each can do. Some­one might find it use­ful, and it might pro­voke some re­al pho­tog­ra­phers to tell their sto­ries, which I’d sure find in­ter­est­ing ...
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