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Alan Bailward
Works at Left of the Dot
Attended Garibaldi Senior Secondary
Lives in Mission, BC
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Sent one my cats to a better place today.  Luckily that better place is with my buddy +Gavin Mogan in Burnaby.  Sad to see her go, but happy that she's found a good home.
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Well I know I'm smegging excited about this!
 
Red Dwarf Series XI and XII Announced!
As the entire population of the world obsesses over the birth of a baby in London, 3 million light years away in a substantial space vessel belonging to the Jupiter Mining Corporation, 4 hopeless smegheads prepare for more adventures.
Red Dwarf Series XI and XII
Recording starts late October 2015.
12 new episodes.
Broadcast on Dave in the UK, and no doubt on many other channels globally.
Shed loads of Smeg Ups
Original cast (they couldn't get anyone decent to do it)
Original writer (Doug-Chief of Comedy Police-Naylor)
About 18 kilos of rubber, 12 H's, a lot of hair extensions, sequins, Vindaloo and a new smeg hammer.
#deepjoy  
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Normally a post with a title like this you’d expect to be all about entering the new year with new perspective, a new outlook, projects…. all that stuff.  But in my case, they’re literally new eyes.  On December 22 I had laser eye surgery, correcting my…
Normally a post with a title like this you’d expect to be all about entering the new year with new perspective, a new outlook, projects…. all that stuff.  But in my case, they’re literally new eyes.  On December 22 I had laser eye surgery, correcting my eyes after wearing glasses or contacts since grade 3. As I sit here writing this I’m getting nervous about how the results are going to go. My eyes are -6.50 and -7.50 (thereabouts… if you don’t k...
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This is a story about networking, giving back, friendship, trust, #sharingiscaring and steampunk. Before I moved to Cardiff, Wales, I decided that I wanted
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Awh kittens!!
 
I guess we "should" not put human feelings on animals (Anthropomorphism) but what emotion do you see here?

Photographing emotionally is something we talk about on my workshops.

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www.ricksammon.com +Kalebra Kelby +Karen Hutton +Laurie Rubin +Laura Knight +Angela and Jonathan Scott 

#wildlife #Kenay #kenyasafaris #masaimara  
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Going to add this to my répétiteur when doing computer repairs.
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Some photos from the wedding I shot last weekend.
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Education
  • Garibaldi Senior Secondary
    1988 - 1993
    High school.
  • UCFV
    Computer Information Systems, 1993 - 1998
    A mix of business and programming, ranging from communications to networking. Notable courses were programming in Pascal, Windows GUI (no OWL or similar frameworks, pure windows code), and later on the highly advanced Java.
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Photographer, Geek, Crazy Cat Man
Introduction
Born and raised in Maple Ridge, BC, I've been working in the tech industry since my first job in university.  I've bounced between a number of jobs in computers, ranging from system administration, tech support and programming.  I have my own contract programming business and am a portrait photographer.
Bragging rights
Speaks only vi. Once walked a Realtor through editing their autoexec.bat file with edlin under dos 4.
Work
Occupation
System Administrator, Programmer, Photographer
Employment
  • Left of the Dot
    Lead Developer, 2011 - present
  • airG
    Software Developer, 2009 - 2011
  • Netmaster Networking
    Software Developer, 1998 - 2000
  • Merilus
    Software Developer, 2000 - 2001
  • Premier School Agendas
    Software Developer, 2003 - 2004
  • TSC Software
    Deployment Specialist, 2004 - 2006
  • PSD
    Systems Administrator, 2006 - 2006
  • Shorebridge Inc
    Systems Administrator, 2006 - 2007
  • Uniserve
    Systems Administrator, 2007 - 2008
  • Layer 7 Technologies
    Senior OS Developer, 2008 - 2009
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Currently
Mission, BC
Previously
Maple Ridge, BC - Abbotsford, BC - Mission, BC
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Photographer, Gundam Wing pilot wannabe.

Bailward Photography
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Creative portraiture and photography in the beautiful Fraser Valley

Home
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Well we're happy to announce that we're ready to start recording our next record! We'll be spending two weeks in San Diego recording with Jo

only lensbaby one week photography project
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only lensbaby one week photography project by Victor Bezrukov the goal of this personal project is dedication to only one photo lens and cre

iPhone 5 Vanquishes Samsung Galaxy S4 in Drop Test
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Which can withstand more punishment: the Samsung Galaxy S4 or the iPhone 5? An extensive drop test finds the answer.

Evernote
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Remember Everything

Ubuntu
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Linux for Human Beings

carlhuda/janus - GitHub
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janus - A MacVim Distro

Infinite Storage on Your Desktop @ Bitcasa
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Bitcasa. Why Bitcasa? Blog. Somebody really likes you, they think you should get infinite storage! We'll be launching our beta soon. Sig

Bake an Egg in an Avocado for a Fast and Healthy Breakfast Treat
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Avocados are amazing things—they're delicious on their own, but they also have a lot of healthy fats, dietary fibers, and vitamins, and desp

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Steve Jobs was already a SuperStar when he recorded this interview back in 1995. Only 40 years old at that time, he gave a detailed one-on-o

Markdown Service Tools - Brett Terpstra
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Markdown Service Tools is a collection of OS X Services to make creating Markdown-formatted text that much easier. Services work in any Coco

So who picks the browser on a mobile device: You or "them"?
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There's quite a ruckus going on over ARM-powered Windows 8 tablets: Mozilla and Google are crying foul over third-party browser restrictions

Official Google Reader Blog: Powering Down Google Reader
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We have just announced on the Official Google Blog that we will soon retire Google Reader (the actual date is July 1, 2013). We know Reader

Meh. For $60/night what do you expect. There's a bed, a couch and a bathroom. None are best of breed but if you just want a place to sleep, cheap, why not.
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Decent bed, big fluffy pillows, quiet area, and a really great free breakfast buffet, with decent eggs, fruit, juices, etc. a really nice change.
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Great friendly service. Sometimes can get busy if you get there at a bad time howerver.
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Adequate rooms, nothing special. Beds were a bit hard.
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