I Lapsed…

I’ve struggled lately to find time to do anything creative for myself. Work has been busy, with students preparing for the final term of the academic year, and I’ve been busy with stuff at home too. So, after helping a student put together a time-lapse video they’d taken of a 3D printer creating their design,…

To The Power Of Ten (Times)

During a clear out at work, we stumbled upon an old microscope. It had two lenses, a 10x and a 40x optic, which I thought might be fun to experiment with, just to see if it may be possible to take images with them on my camera. I did a bit of research, and quickly found…

How to – Replace the hard drive in a laptop with an SSD

Being a tight-wad, on a limited budget, I’ve always had to find ways of getting the most out of any equipment I own for my money. As far as computers are concerned, that entails building my own, or upgrading and maintaining computers as far as is feasibly possible. When it was time to upgrade my…