Wednesday, September 23, 2009


It's good to be 40.

Tuesday, August 04, 2009

Nautilus annoyance

When using gnome with ion3 as the window manager, it makes sense to have nautilus not draw the desktop. Unfortunately, that gconf setting causes nautilus to die and restart repeatedly (, which one can notice by watching the nautilus PID increase every fraction of a second or so. Until the bug is fixed, it's simplest to turn desktop drawing back on, and just hide the window that's produced. Ugh.

Sunday, August 02, 2009

Night photography

Some results from the recent "Big city nights" houston photography meetup (

Night photography Wortham

Night photography Buffalo Bayou

Night photography at Bayou Place -- Wortham

Night photography at Bayou Place

Monday, July 27, 2009

Photowalk pictures

Sarah and I spent the morning of 18 July at the Houston zoo as part of Scott Kelby's worldwide photowalk (

Here's some pictures (Sarah took most of these pictures):


Leopard feet


Sentry meerkat


Tuesday, May 12, 2009


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Six months old, and far too cute.

Photo taken by Sarah Goodyear.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009

Migrated to blogger

I seem to have better things to keep me occupied these days than keeping my pyblosxom blog spam-free, so I'm moving my blog into the cloud and letting Google take care of things for me. The gdata python package made migrating the blog fairly painless, except for moving the comments. There haven't been so many comments, so I just migrated them by hand.


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