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Uses

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Technology

Languages

I’m a full-stack web-developer so my languages skew heavily in that direction.

  • HTML
  • CSS: CSS, Sass, Less
  • Javascript: ES6+, Node
  • PHP
  • Ruby, just a little

Editors

I’ve switched so many times over the years, but VS Code is quite good at the moment.

  • VS Code: Atom Light theme, Fira Code font
  • VS Code Extensions: Beautify, Docker, ESLint, GitLens, indent-rainbow, Mustache, PHP Intelephense, Remove Non Ascii Characters, Render Line Endings, vscode-icons
  • Vi (watch my fingers fly)

Gear

Nothing complicated, but I do self-host my personal projects so I can tinker and mess up in my own sandbox.

  • iPhone 13
  • Apple 27” iMac (late 2013)
  • BenQ 27” secondary display
  • Apple wired keyboard
  • Logitech K760 wireless solar keyboard
  • Logitech MX Master mouse
  • Asus RT-AC66U B1 router
  • Bose Soundlink II headphones
  • Digital Ocean VPS (referral link)

Other Tech

Stuff that doesn’t fit elsewhere.

  • Apache
  • MariaDB
  • Git / Gitea
  • Fastmail
  • Feedbin
  • OpenVPN, Mullvad VPN
  • Apple Music

Photography

Cameras

I’m mostly a film photographer.

  • Mamiya 6 with 50/4, 75/3.5 and 105/4.5 Mamiya lenses
  • Nikon F100 with Nikkor 50/1.8D lens
  • Fujifilm X-100T
  • Contax G1 with Zeiss T* 45/2 lens
  • Lomo Belair 6x12
  • Bronica SQA with 80/2.8 lens
  • Fuji Instax 210
  • Polaroid ProPack
  • Konica HG
  • Manfrotto Befree tripod

Film

Mostly:

  • Kodak 400TXP
  • Fuji Acros 100
  • Kodak Portra 400
  • Kodak Gold 200
  • Kodak Ektar 100

Sometimes:

  • Ilford PanF+ 50
  • Ilford SFX 200
  • Catlabs 80
  • Rollei Infrared
  • Ultrafine 100, 400

Plus various other film stocks in the back of the fridge.

Chemistry

  • Kodak HC110 Developer, usually 1+49
  • Kodak Stop Bath
  • Ilford Rapid Fixer
  • Kodak Hypo Clearing Agent
  • Kodak Photo Flo
  • Agfa Rodinal (original)
  • Caffenol
  • Unicolor C41 kit

Other Photography

  • Epson Perfection V700 Photo scanner
  • SilverFast 8
  • Scan Tech medium format Anti Newton Glass insert
  • Lomography Digitalizer 35mm and 120 negative holders

Recently

In photographs, Your stuff’s not in there was published 4 weeks ago.

As for articles, Using PHP and cURL to post media to the Mastodon API was published 11 months ago.

And in notes, Welcome to December was published 1 day ago.

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