Tuesday 24th Sep 2013


Phidgets are holding a competition to win $1000 worth of credit in their store. This equals a ton of Phidgets boards !

I’ve entered Lightplot and I’d be most grateful if you could vote for me by ‘liking’ this post Read More

Sunday 22nd Sep 2013


There’s a couple of faces missing but this is the team at Prime Focus Khar studio.

Unfortunately after 18 months it’s time to return from India back to the UK. Whilst it was no small challenge acclimatising to the pace … Read More

Sunday 22nd Sep 2013


A major part of my site redesign rested on getting all of my photographs online. I took nearly 1,000 images from my flickr account and 300 from my old photoblog and brought them together in a new shiny home. This … Read More

Sunday 22nd Sep 2013

I’ve been making some baby steps using github. One issue I’ve faced is what’s the best way to push projects that have sensitive data such as usernames, passwords and API keys inside.

I found a post on stack exchange which … Read More

Sunday 15th Sep 2013

Welcome to my new home on the web. After 13 years at rethinkfx.com I’ve shifted over to bct.me and had a bit of a spruce up while I’m at it. Hopefully all the content from rethinkfx has been moved over … Read More

Monday 2nd Sep 2013

Since starting to use OS X I’ve hit many obstacles in getting my Python environment set up correctly. I’ve been setting up a couple of libraries and had read various posts from people recommending macports over homebrew as a package … Read More

Saturday 17th Aug 2013


For nearly 27 years I’ve owned a PC that ran under a Microsoft OS. Starting in 1987 with an Amstrad 1512 through to a more recent love affair with IBM Thinkpads.

But as the time came around to buy a … Read More