2. December 2012: some snow

Some snow from yesterday. I picked my girlfriend up from the train station and protected my camera and lens eagerly with one of my hats.

It was a lot of fun to both play with the flash, like on the first pictures, as also to take some up to 4 second exposures at the train station.

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Dealing with extreme aspect ratios on pictures

Predicting user input is hard sometimes, that’s why we validate. If you design a system, that allows the user to give you very different inputs, in this case, extremely different pictures, that you still have to display in a reasonable way, it get’s a little tricky.

Designers on deviantart often upload designs, in this case web designs, as a really, really long picture, to show the best page layouts they designed for that project.

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Are you in touch with your darkest phantasies?

For about the past nine years I’ve been fascinated by the art of Luis Royo. In some of your heads words like: EMO, GOTH, FREAK, or who the fuck is Luis Royo may pop up now.

Recently I was sent the recent Lana Del Rey video Ride by my girlfriend and a couple of lines in the end got me thinking. A lot.

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Blissful Afternoon part 1

Thanks to Trond and Hendrik for contributions on this one. I’m really happy with getting some more and different auditive input this way!

Here again the playlists you can recommend to:

Collaborative Playlists with Spotify

I’m a late adopter on this one, but I’ve decided to try Spotify for a month and to try as much of its functionality as possible.

That’s why I want to curate some series of playlists and kind of create my own samplers, which is why

I want you to recommend tracks for me on Spotify
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AJAX loading and pagination done right (deviantart infinite scroll)

deviantart is a great site for artists, photographers, writers and different craftmen to show their work, mostly through pictures. It’s a quite huge social network for creatives. This leads to deviantart of course having to serve a lot of pictures to their viewers. Continue reading “AJAX loading and pagination done right (deviantart infinite scroll)”