New scanner

After 8k+ images including ‘overclocking’ the resolution for thousands of archival scans, and nearly 6 years of service (the photosensitive bar is actually expected to survive only a couple of years at specification) we are retiring the flatbed scanner, and replacing it with something able to do film. Continue reading “New scanner”

Dear person who used the contact form

It is super-secure. So secure I have no idea what you sent to me

So if you want to get in touch, send e-mail to WremovethisSAEWYC AT gmail DOT com. And you can use the public key id DBD9D699 for that address. Or pretty much anything @ saewyc dot ca.

Scene change

When I first started coding *anything*, it was generally a team event with a lot of giggling and pimply-faced nerd humour, and the noise of the teletype hammering away. Later it was a solo affair with milk-crates loaded with cassettes providing a progressively stranger and louder mix of music, emphasis on strange. Slowly the lights and people and noise and stuph have been paring away – now even the quiet jazz is too distracting, and I miss my pre-dawn sessions before crawling into bed to ignore the normal humans.