Cocktails at sunset on Wayazata
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   Craiggae

        a hobby Apache server on a residential DSL line Cable Modem in my basement




Writings

Free, Open-source Software (FOSS)

PNG vs JPG
PNG is a newer image format combining the best of GIF (loss-less compression) and JPEG (millions of colors).  Strange but true, a PNG-24 file is smaller than the smallest equivalent JPEG, but looks better than the largest JPEG. Check the numbers.

Travelogs
Hinzite Summer Tour 2002 Cowes Race week, and on to Portugal

A Ukrainian Travelogue a trip to adopt two children from Keiv.

Michael Jordan, Basketball star or Botanist?
a true story about the education of the gifted by the naive.

My First Day, driving Yellow Cabs in Philly -  "coming eventually ...

Top 10 Reasons My Land Rover Discovery Sucks
my first web-site, still working since 1996.  Critically acclaimed by the London Times: "the graphics are excellent" (thanks to my brother David).


Sailing

The Wayzata Yacht Club
Taste of C Dock 1999
Taste of C Dock 2000The Evelyn 26 Natty Dread
The Capri25 Looscrew

 

Dancing

Great Northern Border, a Border Morris&  Molly Dance Group.


Photography

Hopefully more than just a bunch a snap shots, although clearly not up to the likes of my paragon Phillip Greenspun

Video

What! You mean it takes 3.6 MB for just over a minute of low quality video?!?  This has got to be one of my prime motivators for running my own site vs getting space on a free site.  See my guide to free servers if you need only 10 to100 MB of space for the price of an email address (also free).

How I did this

It's easy to do with a Macintosh,  but hard to keep the kids off.  With an old 90mhz Pentium and Linux I've got a  dedicated server with lots of cheap disk space.
 

Why I did this


 
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