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Interior Design Photography - Sonoma, CA


Happy Spring! With these longer days and warmer weather, design and architecture projects are in full swing here in Sonoma county. Recently, I had the pleasure of spending an afternoon with Sonoma Interior Designer, Christine Curry, photographing two of her projects on Sonoma’s East side. 262 more words

General Posts

Adding Personality To Any Room

With the cost of purchasing a home still out of the reach of many of us, we us are likely to be renting considerably longer than previous generations.   585 more words

Interior Design

Stream chaining using BufferedReader

A really good thing about using IO streams in java is that they can be chained. Let us look at the following example:

package com.semanticlines.streams;

import java.io.BufferedReader;
import java.io.FileReader;
import java.io.IOException;

public class App {
	public static void main(String[] args) {

		try (BufferedReader br = new BufferedReader(new FileReader("C:\\input.txt"))) {
			String line;
			while ((line = br.readLine()) != null) {

		} catch (IOException e) {
			System.out.println("Could not read!");
… 204 more words

"The Painter" - The Story Behind the Image

Posted August 6th 2016

One of the things I love about a still image is the way that it can tell a story, but still leave room for the viewer’s imagination. 393 more words


It's All About Mirrors...

I am going to let you in on a trade secret…it’s one of those tricks using smoke and mirrors. Well actually there is no smoke, it is all mirrors. 188 more words

Frederick Crace, Painter to the King

Street View: 50
Address: 14 Wigmore Street

The Crace family were famous interior decorators, and although the job description ‘Painter to the King’ in the Tallis index may lead you to think that all they did was either paint the woodwork in the King’s palaces or paint his portrait, you would be doing them an injustice. 1,452 more words

50 Wigmore Street Cavendish Square Nos 1-57

Function Decorator Pattern - Reanimation of Functions

This is an alternative for “Interceptor in the Wild”. The Function Decorator Pattern offers a way to inject new behaviors into existing methods without using IoC frameworks nor modifying method implementations. 6 more words