Category: Guides

June 26, 2010 / Guides

Recently I was lent a Kodak Six-20 Brownie box camera. Rather than the 120 medium format film I’ve used in the past, it takes 620 film. The film stock is…

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June 11, 2010 / Guides
June 3, 2010 / Computing
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December 10, 2009 / Guides
December 1, 2009 / Guides

After I posted the other day about building a pinhole camera, I immediately ordered a body cap from eBay. Last night it arrived, and here’s how I made my pinhole…

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October 26, 2009 / Guides

I hadn’t realised how important it is to calibrate a monitor correctly. My former method of “calibration” was simply to set the monitor’s contrast to maximum, and set the monitor’s…

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October 23, 2009 / Guides
October 18, 2009 / Cycling

If you read my blog, you’ll have seen my recent review of my RSP Asteri 2 bike lights. I talked about making a bottle battery, and now I have. Unfortunately…

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October 7, 2009 / Computing