About Me...

Who's the MUSEman?I'm an over-21, monozygotic, sinistral, Sun sign of average build with an Engineering education who's shy, conservative, loyal, devoted, appreciates the obvious, considers both sides of a discussion, thinks outside of the box, likes hot showers, warm women, and cold beverages, has trouble taking a hint, and is not afraid of run-on sentences. While I definitely don't live in a nice area of New England, I know where many of them are and try to visit them often, preferably in a sports car with the top down on a hot summer day.
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About this site...and, kudos!

When I started this site, I had a small pile of content, a bit of free time, almost no idea how to code in HTML 4, CSS, and JavaScript, and even less knowlege in blogs, forums, feedback forms, or website management. After spending a couple weeks of coding and more time launching the site I'm still not sure if I've learned anything, but, as one of my bosses was fond to say: "Just get something out there and we can always fix it later." (naturally, "fixing it" never ever made it to the boss's "To Do" list...)

My thanks to the following software tools used to construct this site. Most of these are donationware or available at a very modest price, and are great for the casual user:
Website template:
Modified version of "goldengate", available here.
HTML & CSS Editing:
KompoZer and Apple Inc.'s Dashcode
Image Correction:
Apple Inc.'s Preview
Watermarking:
iWatermark 2.1.2 (Developer's site)
Image sizing & thumbnails:
Galerie v5.4.0, or Devon Technologies' ThumbsUp v4.3
Panoramas:
Hugin
Image Galleries:
Galleriffic 2.0, by Trent Foley
Blog:
WordpressTM
(Free) Website Hosting:
x10Hosting.com
FTP Utility:
Cyberduck v3.8.1
(Free) Site Tracking:
StatCounter.com

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