Monthly Archives: August 2007

Random Photos from the last two weeks

I found a nice spders web in the garden, so had a go at trying to capture him in the web – unfortunately he was facing the other way, so I have a photo of his underside. The macro lens … Continue reading

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Hinton Ampner

On Saturday we decided to visit Hinton Ampner, and joined the National Trust (a bargain at £19.50 for anyone up to the age of 25) As usual, photos are on flickr

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How a linux box becomes part of a zombie bot-net

Found via Schneier, this article on how a linux box became a zombie was a really interesting read. Both from an analysis of how the box was compromised, and some insight into the reality of trackind down the cracker. I … Continue reading

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Renewing car tax online

I just renewed my motorcycle tax online at and found it as simple as I did last year. I am still amazed at how many posts Andy gets on his blog post on the subject from people who keep … Continue reading

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Canon EOS 40D announced

Canon EOS 40D, previewed: Digital Photography Review I have been holding off buying a new camera to see what this one would be like. I have to say, it looks worth the extra money. The large sensor and self cleaning … Continue reading

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Wedding Photos

I have finally put up my photos from the wedding I took last weekend. I took over 1000 photos, and was glad I borrowed an extra camera (even if it did have a few technical glitches). I was not expecting … Continue reading

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