Monthly Archives: July 2011
Written on July 30, 2011 at 7:00 pm, by Travis
One of my first serious attempt on portrait photography, and made even more special with these adorable models. All photos were taken by Nikon D90 with 35mm f1.8 AF-S prime lens at f2.8 all the time.
Written on July 30, 2011 at 9:00 am, by Travis
[Trend] g.co, the official URL shortcut for Google websites http://googleblog.blogspot.com/2011/07/gco-official-url-shortcut-for-google.html [Web Deisgn] Create a 3D block with CSS3 http://www.we-are-gurus.com/blog/1501-create-a-3d-block-with-css3 [Web Design] Seamless Responsive Photo Grid http://css-tricks.com/13372-seamless-responsive-photo-grid/ [Web Design] CSS3 Radial Gradients http://www.webdirections.org/blog/css3-radial-gradients/ Summary This is a biweekly digest on worth reading articles related to anything to do with web technologies.
Written on July 18, 2011 at 7:00 pm, by Travis
This is one of my favorite landscape photo taken from this year’s trip to China. This is short exposure shot so you can imagine how calm the atmosphere are. Originally taken 3 exposures for HDR processing, unfortunately the generated ghosting on the water surface was undesirable. I end up tone mapped one with shorter exposure, which Continue Reading »
Written on July 16, 2011 at 9:00 am, by Travis
[Web Design] The HTML progress element in Firefox http://blog.oldworld.fr/index.php?post/2011/07/The-HTML5-progress-element-in-Firefox [Web Design] 5 Reasons why Google+ is interesting UI. http://bokardo.com/archives/5-reasons-why-google-is-interesting-ui/ [User Experience] Simple is Marketable http://andrewchenblog.com/2011/07/08/simple-is-marketable/ [Software Development] Rethink your Data Model http://openmymind.net/2011/7/5/Rethink-your-Data-Model Summary This is a biweekly digest on worth reading articles related to anything to do with web technologies.
Written on July 13, 2011 at 7:00 pm, by Travis
The famous point 1 release. 8 days after the suppose to be major release. WordPress 3.2.1 is new available with couple of maintenance and compatibility fixes. In a Nutshell WordPress uncompressed folder size has increased by 0.06 MB to 9.42 Mb 1 file added, 38 files modified and 1 file renamed. Within the wp-admin folder 22 files modified. Continue Reading »
Written on July 11, 2011 at 8:00 pm, by Travis
Another oldie where I took a walk over the suburb I used to live in. Although shot is far from good as it is over exposed and framing can be more interesting. However I love the simple colour in the picture and the high contrast which was brought out by sharpening the cloud is include blue. Summary One random, Continue Reading »
Written on July 8, 2011 at 5:04 pm, by Travis
Less than a week from release of 3.1.4, WordPress decide to mark it’s next milestone on the Independence Day of America. And instead of calling 3.2 version 3.0 (where 3.0, 3.1 should be 2.10, 2.11 respectively), this will be the most important WordPress upgrade to-date. WordPress 3.2 will have new system requirements: PHP 5.2.4 from PHP Continue Reading »
Written on July 4, 2011 at 8:00 pm, by Travis
There’s 4 months to go till this year’s Sculpture by the Sea in Sydney and I can not stop thinking about the good time I will expect! This photo is part of the gallery shots from last year’s Sculpture by the Sea. HDR’ed with 5 exposures to great dramatic contrast in textures like cloud and Continue Reading »
Written on July 2, 2011 at 10:00 am, by Travis
[Trend] Microsoft Office 365 debuts with small-biz focus http://news.cnet.com/8301-10805_3-20074912-75/microsoft-office-365-debuts-with-small-biz-focus/ [Trend] Inside Google+: how the search giant plans to go social http://arstechnica.com/web/news/2011/06/inside-google-how-the-search-giant-plans-to-go-social.ars [Trend] Google rolls out reverse image search: RIP Tineye http://www.zdnet.com/blog/seo/google-rolls-out-reverse-image-search-rip-tineye/3463 [Web Design] Design for Mobile – Build a Better Mouse http://designfestival.com/design-for-mobile-build-a-better-mouse/ [Technology] Site-ready HTML5: Second IE10 Platform Preview Available for Developers http://blogs.msdn.com/b/ie/archive/2011/06/29/site-ready-html5-second-ie10-platform-preview-available-for-developers.aspx [Security] A brief Sony password analysis http://www.troyhunt.com/2011/06/brief-sony-password-analysis.html Continue Reading »
Written on July 1, 2011 at 6:13 pm, by Travis
Inspired by some awesome hard work by PhotoSynthesis and Taggart Gorman’s iPhone apps putting lens information together, I have also been keeping track on lens I interested in with Google Docs. Now I believe it is a good time to make it public accessible with everyone who may be interested. Reason for porting data from other Continue Reading »