Latest Event Updates

More 2014 Dragon*con cosplay: Day 3 and Day 4

Posted on Updated on

07-IMG_8115In a desperate attempt to take more photographs of cosplayers (i.e. League of Legends cosplayers), outside the Dragon*con venues, I managed to get some shots. The pictures were not to my standards, I just did what I could with limited illumination, no flash, lack of DSLR indoor-settings knowledge and lots of excuses =P. Although I am not impressed by my pictures from the 2014 Dragon*con parade, I have to admit those came out a lot better… Anyhow, Enjoy! Read the rest of this entry »

Heroes, Foes and More! 2014 Dragon*con Parade Pictures

Posted on Updated on

Here comes the parade!
Here comes the parade!

Here are some of my highlights of the awesome 2014 Dragon*con parade in Downtown Atlanta. Great costumes, kudos to the cosplayers!

I did some minor post processing on Picasa for these pictures, still getting used to my Canon 70D under full sunlight conditions. If you are interested in getting full res pics, I have all the raw files as well, just shoot me a message… Enjoy! Read the rest of this entry »

DriveNet’s Mac App Picks: Favorite Open Source/Free Guitar Apps for the practicing musician (2010)

Posted on Updated on

Undoubtedly, one of the bigger benefits of going to grad school is the large amount of time that one can invest in constructive procrastination. As panamanian PhD Comics author Jorge Cham puts it:

So get out there and procrastinate. Procrastinate with purpose and with pride.

And this is exactly what I do when “I am suposed to be doing research”, I test Open Source/freeware mac applications compulsively until I find something that I like and I can make good use of Read the rest of this entry »

Mac Icon for Panasonic FZ35 Camera

Posted on Updated on

Drivenet's Panasonic FZ35 Mac Icon
Drivenet's Panasonic(c) FZ-35 Mac Icon Preview

Alright, since I am really into Mac Icons and I could not find a mac icon for my newly acquired FZ-35, I made one for myself and now I am sharing it with the world….

The following icons should be used for non-commercial personal purposes only.

Read the rest of this entry »

Solved: a Snow Leopard bug that blocks Gmail, Yahoo Mail and Hotmail when activating Parental Controls

Posted on Updated on

Snow Leopard is great… Maybe not. It has a few weird and annoying bugs and drawbacks that really hurt its functionality. There are graphic glitches on my macbook (2007) when running Plex and XBMC, the creepy data loss bug,and no parallels 2.5 free upgrade support, just to mention Read the rest of this entry »

NOFX @ Skatedra, Panama – The Opening Bands, A critique in Spanglish

Posted on Updated on

Skatedra 2010@Panama. Source: Google Images

In this brief review of  Skatedra 2010 @ Panama, I will briefly go over of the opening bands that I saw: La Mojiganga, Capitán Ponche y 2 Huevos y 1 Camino in spanglish. Yes I chose spanglish because the gringos already messed with my brain and I think I can use both languages at the same time to better capture the essence of what I wish to Read the rest of this entry »