Author Archives: Gooi Weg

About Gooi Weg

Always travels with something on his head, and a camera in his pocket. Successful loser.

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As the people who have read my About page might know, I have a background in information technology. I have a master’s degree in computer science and have grown up using SunOS and Sun Solaris machines. Although I do not … Continue reading

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A heinous grin

The route from my home to the shopping mall is about 2 kilometers. To amuse me, the municipality has scattered it with colorful sculptures. In thanks for their effort I passed this chap at least four hundred times before noticing … Continue reading

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On trucks, being stuck behind

Don’t tell anyone, but currently I have the greatest job in the world. The only drawback is that I have to travel about a marathon to get there, which means getting stuck in traffic once in a while. As anybody … Continue reading

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Stoned

Strangely, the best pictures I take seem to be guided by chance. It happened with this one and this one, and last Tuesday it happened again. I’m having a week off right now. A week, to just relax and do … Continue reading

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Thrown away

As you probably noticed already, the header that graces this blog is an outtake of this picture; the contents of a trash can after a meeting. When I was looking for what to study, I visited several universities. On one … Continue reading

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The measuring nail

As a small boy I always walked with my head down. Diminutive, to be sure, and the school doctor didn’t approve either. I either didn’t understand him or didn’t heed the advice, because I kept bringing picked up stuff home. … Continue reading

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Hi there!

Long ago I worked as a contractor for a government agency. It was tremendous fun. The business processes were super interesting, there was a bunch of premier league professionals to work with and my role was the most fun of … Continue reading

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