Author Archives: dfspspirit

About dfspspirit

PhD student in bioinformatics, interested in photography, level design, digital image manipulation, architecture and, of course, bioinformatics.

Node.js package published

In my new job I am doing front-end coding with React.js, and every Javascript programmer needs to have some package published at npmjs.com I guess. 😉 So here is my first package: js-object-util It is inspired by the Immutable API … Continue reading

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Fun with processing.js

I started checking out various visualization tools for the web during the last few months. A project which I found very interesting is processing.js. This is a JS port of the processing language, an easy-to-use language to write visualizations or … Continue reading

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Architecture visualization in the Quake 3 engine

I was recently given a bunch of 2D plans of a large building. They were floor plans for the 5 stories, plotted on paper. I’m pretty good at imagining the 3D object from 2D plans, but in this case, I … Continue reading

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Talk on Hodgkin lymphoma cell graphs at ISMB 2016

It’s been a while since I went to the Intelligent Systems for Molecular Biology (ISMB) 2016 conference, but I thought I’d still share a few impressions.   The conference was held at a Disney Resort Hotel near Orlando, FL. Great … Continue reading

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Back from Indonesia

I recently submitted my PhD thesis and then went on a 3 week trip to Sulawesi, Indonesia. We visited Makassar, Rantepao, Tentena, Ampana, the Togean Islands, and Palu. You can find my travel blog with a description of the trip … Continue reading

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Elinchrom EL Skyport ECO does not fire flash anymore

I have an Elinchrom D-Lite 2 lighting set in my home studio, and I fire the soft boxes via an Elinchrom EL Skyport ECO transmitter mounted in the camera’s hot shoe. When I wanted to start a photo session yesterday, … Continue reading

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DSLR filming: oh right, what about the audio?

When you’re a hobbyist DSLR guy like me and try to make your first videos, you will most likely be busy getting the visuals right first. After a while, you may have the idea of turning the sound on when … Continue reading

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