Sun, Oct 7 - 2012
     Hey guys, I've done a lot of searching, trying to find a program I could use to take screenshots of my desktop, or even a window, at certain increments, so I could then make them into a timelapse video. I'm here to report I haven't found anything, but I've made, with a little help from a few websites, something that works just as well. I'm going to walk you through all the steps in this blog post.
     The first step is going to be installing scrot. sudo apt-get install scrot You might already have Scrot installed so you might not need to do...
Wed, Oct 3 - 2012
A really quick Blender tip on how to straighten the camera out when having it follow a path.

Tue, Oct 2 - 2012
     Scribus is a tool for Open Source Desktop Publishing, as the splash image says. You ever try just using a word processor to create a brochure or something, you just don't have enough tools and options, Scribus fixes nearly all of that. It doesn't come with spell checking though, which is really sad.

     You can download Scribus by simply going to your software manager and searching fro Scribus and installing, or using your package manager by searching for Scribus. You can also install via the terminal by typing sudo apt-get install...
Tue, Oct 2 - 2012
     Not really too much to say here, just a model I built this afternoon.
   
Wed, Sep 26 - 2012
       A quick, ten minute, drawing. Released under CC of course, though I'm not sure why anybody would want a copy of this. hmm.
Mon, Sep 17 - 2012
     So here is a picture of the cover of a box, take a nice long look at it. Study it, look for all the potential errors they could possibly be. Look at all the small details, maybe enlarge the photo if that is what it needs.


     Did you notice anything wrong, amiss, odd at all?
     Let me show you another picture, with some of the problem areas highlighted.
 
     Look at her boots, do you see any snow on them, she's plowing snow with this shovel thing, but there...
Sat, Sep 8 - 2012
     What a title, right? well it so happens that Kazam is the name of a Linux screen recording program, and not just a sound effect for super heroes, though I will say the creators of this program are super heroes in my books. :)
     So for a long time I've wanted to be able to record videos of my desktop, but haven't been able to find a program that would work on Linux. The few programs I did find, never seemed to work very well, or at all, and all my searching never alerted me to anything. Then a couple days back I was looking at twitter and...
Mon, Aug 27 - 2012
     It's the day you've all been waiting for. A Logic Fail from somebody that claims to be a Christian. I do not know this individual, but they are a friend of a friend, and my friend shared this image, from them, on my facebook wall.   


     Not in the picture, but as their caption on the image they had this, "Psalms 18:2 'Yahweh is my rock, and my fortress, my deliver, my Creator, my strength, in whom" for whatever reason they didn't have the full verse, so I'll give you a full copy of the verse. Psalms 18:2 The LORD...
Fri, Aug 17 - 2012
     Time for a quick blog post about Cortina. What's Cortina you ask, well let me tell you.
     Cortina is a nice little application that lets you create slide shows for you wallpaper on Linux. Works great on Linux Mint, should work for all Ubuntu based distros. You have to install it from a PPA as it's not in the software center, yet..
https://launchpad.net/cortina
www.sourceforge.net/projects/cortina
     Once installed you can launch it. The GUI is very simple, just one window, with two tabs. This just...
Sun, Jul 29 - 2012
<Disclaimer>This blog post really only applies to people running Linux with the Cinnamon interface, if you're not using those, this blog will be of no use to you.</Disclaimer>

     Alright, now that we have that out of the way, lets get on to the coolness. :) So as some of you may notice I'm a fan of Blender, and the various different developmental builds that are part of GSoC, Google Summer of Code. I have several different versions on my laptop at the moment, five to be exact. Before I found this, I had to browse to the folder that the programs were...

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