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Ilmari Heikkinen
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Art by code, brush and pen.
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Built art installations, web sites, graphics libraries, web browsers, mobile apps, desktop apps, media player themes, many nutty prototypes, much bad code, much bad art.

Have freelanced for Verizon, Google, Mozilla, Warner Bros, Sony Pictures, Yahoo!, Microsoft, Valve Software, TDK Electronics.

Ex-Chrome Developer Relations.

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Loved the boarding music at Etihad, good mood
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Very nice and harmonic sound :-)
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Easy 3D on the web
Problem: can't do 3D graphics on the web. Solution: WebGL. New problem: no, I mean, I want to put this 3D model onto a web page. Solution: Sketchfab / Three.js / Babylon.js / ShaderToy. New new problem: I need to download libraries and code stuff or host th...
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Play with fire with the  #LightACandle  Christmas Experiment. The result of a couple days of desperate hacking ("gaaah what am I going to make") by yours truly.

http://christmasexperiments.com/xps/04/candles/
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Algorithms exploiting light’s polarization boost resolution of commercial depth sensors 1,000-fold.
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Strange song of the day
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Brush stroke blending
Brush stroke blending is somewhat of a black art. Which is a shame, since Photoshop's been doing it for more than 15 years now. Lemme try and explain. Suppose you've got a pressure-sensitive drawing tablet where the pressure controls the opacity of the brus...
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All the header files in the Linux kernel. Playing with regex search in https://tabletree.io GitHub explorer
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ShaderPaint, if you happened to want a painting program in a shader :P
I wrote a small painting program on ShaderToy, using the new multipass rendering feature. It's called ShaderPaint and it was a lot of fun to write. The fun part about writing programs in ShaderToy is the programming model it ...
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It was a HTTPS + HTTP2 kind of a morning today. HTTP2 is fast O_O
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Time to switch to my own VPS so I can control what's between my site and the client. ;)
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Challenge: make a solar-powered robot that melts sand into crappy solar panels with 1% efficiency and wires them up into an electricity-generating array. The robot that creates most electricity production per day wins. 
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Unfortunately not any old sand will do... I recommend this one:
http://www.sand-wars.com/
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In which I dive into the bleeding edge and think that I'm making this too difficult.
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