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Jamie Lawrence

Jamie Lawrence

I help non-technical founders start their business, build their product, get their first customers, and grow their technical team. I'm a generalist software engineer and I've worked with many different languages over the past 15 years but my current tool of choice is Ruby on Rails. I'm also an enthusiastic photographer and a novice archer

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June 14, 2014 0

A Beautiful Anarchy = An Intentional Life

David duChemin is one of my favourite photographic authors — his many books have taught me how to think, and see, and plan, and visualise the photos I take. In fact, David’s books have had such a personality and presence that they’ve taught me as much as in-person workshops with the likes of David Noton. […]

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July 8, 2008 4

Mocking-up a Website

I’m finally getting started on Shutter Scouts, a website for photographers to share and discover interesting locations. Initially my principle tool was a blank pad of A4 paper and a biro for sketching out the data relationships, templates and pages.  After searching for a good cheap website template I decided to make my own — […]

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