About david

Digital Imaging Specialist, some time photographer, scientist and model maker. Tag line - 'So many interests, lifes too short'. Read my biography 'A cv for the afterlife' still being written.

Using an older scanner – Dimage 3

The other day one of my customers mentioned in conversation that he had a Dimage 3 scanner in his cupboard, boxed up and out of work. He kindly agreed to lend me the machine as I had never used one. The Dimage range of scanners have a good reputation and I was quite excited to […]

Dads Funeral

My father was given a great send off by a large gathering of family and friends yesterday. The British Legion provided a Guard of Honour and the service was conducted by Reverend Daniel Freyhan.   Eric Henry Sack Proud, stubborn, loved his family, looked out for his friends. A more caring and giving man would […]

Goodbye Father and Friend

My Dad, and oldest friend, passed away over the weekend. Eric H. Sack was a good natured man, always thinking of others before himself. While my brother and I were growing up he was always there supporting and encouraging us. If he ever thought we were in trouble or needed help he was there. For […]

Global Warming – Ostrich Syndrome and my quote for 2017

The Arctic Ice Sheet is at its lowest point for thousands of years, thinner, less expansive and much weaker – New Scientist April 2017. The human race is heading at breakneck speed toward self elimination – we ignored cigarettes and their effects for decades and now the same is happening with global warming. Politicians and […]

Me and my Rollei

Rollei posing on computer Not very long ago I fulfilled an ambition. I purchased a Rollei. Although the original leather case is a bit knocked about the the camera is in good condition and I am very happy with it as a peice of historic decoration but also as a working instrument. A bit about […]