Clean Power Finance O&M

Client: Clean Power Finance Objective: Create a contract job bidding system for electricians and other solar professionals to bid on maintenance work in their region.  Fleet managers at CPF post the jobs and registered users place bids, accept work, complete the work, upload documents, and get paid. Challenges: Integrate Salesforce API to query system details and…

Iridium Flares

At one point I thought it would be fun to catch Iridium flare ups in photographs.  In order to do this, I had to know when and where the flare would occur.  I used Heavens-above.com to find them.  I would setup my telescope and get it aligned and tracking.  I would then point it in the…

Shoot Quality Video and Photos

That old saying “an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” couldn’t be more true than with photography and video production.  There are a few basic rules to remember anytime you pull out a camera. And this applies to any camera (smart phone, camcorder, film, pinhole camera). If you don”t know any of…