Creatures of light and darkness

Personal Highlights

  • Visited Lisbon
  • Accidently met a friend in Lisbon
  • Went on a walk through Alfama
  • Visited Hot Clube de Portugal jazz club
  • Saw Molly White’s talk on stage
  • Worked on a ninja stopwatch display
  • Improved my Obsidian workflow
  • Built a burning/glowing skull
  • Tried Obsidian and Google Calendar synchronization
  • Visited Weihnachstmarkt
  • Worked on public transport display
  • Played A Monster’s Expedition
  • Won MusicJam

Books

Musical Highlights

The theme for the upcoming month

Finishing touches.

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Some are cat-shaped, some are ball-shaped, others just glow

Personal Highlights

  • Visited neon museum
  • Went to Tenerife
  • Saw the pyramids of Guimar
  • Watched the stars over Teide
  • Visited a vineyard
  • Watched the finals of Ninja Warrior
  • Helped to organize and recorded 3d3miasto meetup
  • Experimented with circle screens
  • Tried a prototype of a t-shirt with a display
  • Visited a painting exhibition
  • Created a LED neon
  • Got two pumpkins laser-engraved
  • Built a LED matrix enclosure with LEGO
  • Built a “flaming” skull with LEDs
  • Played Dread
  • Went to the theatre twice the same day
  • Accidentally visited Valencia

Musical Highlights

  • Dead Can Dance — “Anywhere Out of This World”

The theme for the upcoming month

Chill for real.

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Neons, arcades, typography, and more!

Personal Highlights

  • Watched “The Sandman”
  • Did my first 3d print
  • Wrote a game for Badger2040
  • Watched “Ninja Warrior” with friends
  • Tried some new cocktail places
  • Went to the opera
  • Ran Doom on a Raspberry Pi Pico
  • Tried Raspberry Old Fashioned
  • Recorded a radio interview
  • Attended a typography workshop
  • Started designing a LED neon sign
  • Helped organize “Researchers’ Night”
  • Spoke on stage about porting Doom to crazy devices

Books

Musical Highlights

  • Muse — “Compliance”
  • The Comet is Coming — “Summon the Fire”

The theme for the upcoming month

Regeneration.

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Light, art, and fun

Personal Highlights

  • Talked to a potential mentee
  • Attended Idea Squash
  • Tried a LED Matrix project
  • Tried Balinese massage
  • Biked
  • Played Dorfromantik
  • Visited Dom Zdrojowy Brzeźno
  • Played air hockey
  • Saw my book showcased in a local book store
  • Spontaneously helped a friend with moving furniture
  • Another great Hackerspace Picnic with jam session
  • Festival of Light afterparty in Red Light
  • Started handstands training
  • Listened to music

Books

Musical Highlights

  • Apoptygma Berzerk — “Major Tom”
  • The Future Sound of London — “Papua New Guinea”
  • Ghost — “Twenties”

The theme for the upcoming month

Chill out.

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Vintage stuff and Festival of Light

Personal Highlights

  • Walks on the hills
  • Patched AlacriTTY to enable mouse support and better copy/paste
  • Helped a friend with moving furniture
  • Back on bike
  • Worked a lot on Cyberhopscotch (and finished the project just in time)
  • We’ve made Festival of Light!
  • Started picnic season
  • Listened to music
  • Experimented with LedFX and WLED (for music vizualization)
  • Got back to nonograms
  • Long walks with friends
  • Took some time to properly rest
  • Nice long bath with bubbles (and champagne)
  • Tried experimenting with Robot OS

Books

Musical Highlights

The theme for the upcoming month

Dance.

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3d puzzle, artisitic cocktails, frozen lakes, and cyberhopscotch

Personal Highlights

  • Weekend getaway with wooden hot tub and sauna
  • Did some volunteering
  • Visited the Rother’s Mills
  • Played Mini Metro and Teenagent
  • Finished designing two commissioned cocktails
  • Worked on Cyberhopscotch
  • Played some board games
  • Started building 3d puzzle of a working gramophone
  • Met cool people who joined the Festival of Light initiative

Musical Highlights

The theme for the upcoming month

More light.

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Making, resting, and spotting cats

Personal Highlights

  • Long walks
  • Listening to music
  • Book club meetings
  • Got a commision to design two cocktails
  • Helped to build a 3d printer
  • Went for a weekend getaway to a castle
  • Visited SPA
  • More Festival of Light planning
  • Raspberry Vesper Martini
  • Built and tested first prototype of Cyberhopscotch
  • Played Dark Forces
  • Visited Hackerspace picnic

Books

Musical Highlights

The theme for the upcoming month

Peace.

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Piotr Gaczkowski

Piotr Gaczkowski

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Creator. Efficiency Hacker. Human Jukebox. Loves convenient tools and sharing knowledge. Resides at https://doomhammer.info/