Today I had a little fun getting my External IP address with PowerShell Clear-Host $externalIP = (New-Object net.webclient).downloadstring(“http://checkip.dyndns.com”) -replace “[^\d\.]” Write-Host $externalIP
As you may have realized from my previous blog posts am i a huge fan of old vintage lenses. This love has grown so strong that I decided to completely switch from Sony A-Mount to Sony E-Mount. I sold my A77II, which I enjoyed for the past 2 years. But after I bought the A6000, the 77II … More Adapt to Vintage Glass
Hello World, today I had enough time to finally compare the bokeh of all my 50mm lenses. It’s been quite interesting to see how they all create a very different style of bokeh. Even the two lenses with the same name had different bokeh styles. The lenses I compared: Carl Zeiss Jena Pancolar 50mm f/2 … More I found some bokehlicious easter eggs
Disclaimer: Hydrogen peroxide is an oxidizer, bleaching agent and disinfectant and it will stain coloured items, this include your skin. Do not mix it stronger as it is a prescription for chemical “burning” (strong oxidation) and can result in a yellowish result. Everyone having young teanagers in the house might benefit from this hack, their … More Clean your white sneakers
I use to find it very difficult to picture in my head how much of a scene I could capture with given lens’ focal length. This infographic aims to illustrate how much of a scene your camera can capture at different focal lengths.
Just outside Aarhus, Denmark in the small town Galten lies a house. The surrounding houses is well maintained giving a harsh contrast to this house. Open windows, a door barely on its hinges, the garden over grown as if it is attacking the house. You get a strong sense of that the house is not … More Poltergeist House
The Aesthetic in Ugliness Even as we dream of shiny new futures, many of us are captivated by images of crumbling modern buildings, mental institutions that have faded from use, amusement parks reclaimed by nature, houses that will never again serve as homes. Abandoned buildings often makes interesting motives, they offer abundance of details to … More Abandoned Places
I am sure there is all sorts of technical, legal or ethical reasons why you shouldn’t do it, however sometimes its much needed. Powershell is that knight in shining armor which will save your day. In this example I am snatching information from wikipedias SO_3166-1 as you see in the code is split a very useful information to … More Screen Scrape with Powershell