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I Like to Make Drawrings

So I got the first part of Chapter 1 of DIffusion critiqued in my writers’ group. And while I am pleased with the feedback, the magic confused one reader who hasn’t read book 1. 360 more words


Early May Diffusion Update

May is off to a good start on the ol’ word count tracker.

Roughly a thousand words a day, on various projects, for the first half of May. 775 more words


Make Your Photos Supersharp Part 5 - Using Lenses

OK, now we come to:Using Lenses.How can we use our lenses to get super sharp photos?There’s bad news, good news and even better news.The bad news is that even if you’ve chosen good lenses you won’t get sharp photos if you don’t use them properly. 2,287 more words

Photography Basics: Aperture II

In the first post about aperture we saw what aperture is, how we describe it and how we can use it in a technical way. Now it’s time for a little bit of composition and practice. 1,438 more words


Book Signing Option

Yesterday a coworker surprised me by asking to buy a copy of my fantasy book, Diffraction. To be honest, those moments are always good encouragement to keep doing this writing thing and not get frustrated by the challenges and difficulties of essentially trying to work a second job. 155 more words


New Tools for Exploring: Diffraction Imaging

The March 2016 First Break issue includes a very interesting paper by N.R. Benfield, A. Guise and D. Chase proposing a new technique for higher fault definition: … 863 more words


Problem As Solution

In my experience, there are some questions a fantasy writer is told to ask themselves right from the start. And one of the most important is: What is different or unique about my setting? 594 more words