Sensing a great disturbance in the force

…of my 2008 budget. “Depth of field” huh? A Pentax medium format digital camera. 19 or 31 megapixel CCD sensor with 1.4x crop factor in 645 format (44mmx33mm). Basically that’s twice the image area of 35mm “full frame” or .7x “crop factor” 35mm equivalent. Just saying this just shows the total futility of thinking in … Continue reading Sensing a great disturbance in the force

The Zend Engine is my bitch

I don’t read php-internals anymore because I’m partial to getting work done, but there was an interesting question the dealmac developer posted. Basically dealmac, like my current employer, has a large array structure in a PHP file somewhere that is included on every page. It’s abusing memory. Brian then notices that if you use var_export()(a … Continue reading The Zend Engine is my bitch