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Mike Wiacek
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Attended UMBC
Lives in Mountain View, CA
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Work
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Google Security Defense Special Forces - Bravo Team :-)
Skills
C++, Python, JavaScript, Security, Malware Analysis, Photography, Photoshop, Nik Software, Retouching, Compositing
Employment
  • Google
    Fighter of the Bad Guys, Defender of the Good, Keeper of the Peace, 2006 - present
  • HostMySite.com
    Engineer, 2003 - 2004
  • Magpage Internet Services
    Engineer, 1999 - 2003
  • Department of Defense
    Security Analyst, 2001 - 2006
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Currently
Mountain View, CA
Previously
Santa Clara, CA - Philadelphia, PA - Odenton, MD - Severn, MD - Baltimore, MD - Longport, NJ - Philadelphia, PA
Story
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Father. Husband. Hacker. Photog. Pizza Maker. Engineer. Dreamer.
Introduction
If you like my photos, you can check out my online portfolio right here!

I tend to use my Google+ stream to talk about photography, random political thoughts, social commentary, good recipes, and interacting with anyone and everyone.

I don't tend to talk much about security here. :-)

I love meeting new folks, so reach out and say hi.


Bragging rights
Lived on both coasts. Shoots with both Canon and Nikon. And of those things, we all know which is the better two. :-)
Education
  • UMBC
    2004 - 2006
  • La Salle University
    1999 - 2003
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I'm an hour away in Borobudur, Java
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Volcano National Park - Hawaii
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I entered a photo in National Geographic Traveler 2015 Photo Contest... let's see how it goes!! :-D :-D

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I was visiting Albuquerque on a business trip and after my meetings were over I wanted to go take some photos. Research online showed that the Elena Gallegos Picnic Area offered great views of the city. I drove up and was shooting clouds when from the north east a giant thunderstorm moved in and over the city. I saw lightning bolts and was determined to get a shot with one in it. I took almost 1000 photos hoping for one that would work. Boom, 1 ...
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Amazing contrast. Nature's random unscripted beauty never ceases to amaze.
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+Felicite Chiang and I are rocking it out in Hawaii.  Check out some early photos from our trip thus far!
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It's now impossible to tell which links on CNN.com are for actual news and which are just click bait. Well done CNN, you've become an internet portal... useless.
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My favorite (non-family) photos of 2014.
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Handsome
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Took pictures for the annual holiday card yesterday. Ethan rocked out in the photo studio. :-)  We're so awesomely suburban, lol.
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Soon leaving on my honeymoon to Tokyo, Bali, Phuket, and Bangkok. Any and all tips and advice are most welcome!
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At Bangkok Ride elephant and Thai massage!
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A composite... the plane is in the Smithsonian. The photo was taken while on approach to Heathrow a couple of years ago.  To think that the plane I was in when I took this photo wasn't even designed when the plane in the photo was flying.
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Hi u are handsome
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A crater, A volcano, A rainbow, and Clouds.... Yay.
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respect!
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Bonsai Rock - Lake Tahoe
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It's very beautiful art!
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The food here is amazing. The tomato and mozzarella salad is totally amazing. The tomatoes are incredibly sweet and the cheese is delectable. The orange and caramel crepes are phenomenal. Highly recommended just expect to wait a while between courses.
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