Down & Brown
since 1998


Do. Doing. Done.

Leadership and Stories

On Recruitment

On Hackdays

Little Do I Care

Community Hosting and Server Security

Healthy communities and website performance.


Back to work

Eric's Words

The Cult of Efficiency

In Stereo

On Brand

Fit For Purpose

On Purpose

The City

Making harder than it looks -- especially if you're old.

Ignoring artistic merit...

Telling Capistrano to Deploy from a Branch on EngineYard

Life is tough for the Inverse Cowboy

Would you work for Gordon Ramsay?

Six Months on Rails

Keep your eyes on the fries

Brief and Succinct

Fighting Inertia

Hand wringers

Getting Leopard Licked: installing postgres82 with MacPorts

Who is gonna make the gravy?

Switched - Part Two

Switched - Part One

Right Right Right


Life on the Street

The World Is Flat

JPG Magazine rebels against its parents

I wanna be a microgenerator!

Not your parents album release

Geoff Achison - heads West.

Hardly Workin'

Telstra doesn't get it, will never get it, and why telecommunications in Australia is the way it is

All work is ultimately futile

An open letter to early adopters?

Wedding Photo's Galore

Human Shield

Married, 'Mooned and Exhausted!

Getting Married...

The Court House Hotel


Online video, vlogging and lonelygirl15

Gentlemen's Luncheon

Mustachio Au-Go-Go

Movember - want to sponsor me?

Minh Tan II

Weird Browser/Servlet behaviour

The Fickle World of Hits

Too many babies? Time to grow up.

Reskin! Ahem... a re-alignment.

If everyone lived like me...

Consumer :: Bovine

Masani's Restaurant

Kids with guns.

The worst things to happen to Rock

Paris Hilton : Walkin' Talkin' Livin' Doll

1967 Mosrite Vintage Strawberry Alarm Clock Guitars

Powerhouse Blues DVD Launch!

Anti-terrorism is the new terrorism

Only the lonely...

How do you deal with this?

Personal video : too small to see and expensive

GeoTagging - you're it!

YouTube - sharing the load or bearing the costs?

ASP.NET Done and dusted.

Wow - what a posse'

ASP.NET Request and Response

ASP.NET httpHandlers - nice.

Takin' some small steps and learning .NET

The Green Refectory

A-1 Lebanese Bakery


Hands on people who become managers.

Launching Pants Off Places

Tom Phat

CERES Community Centre

Is Gibson Guitars effectively hamstrung by their own legacy?

So, has she missed anything?

Bourdain tells it like it is - if you can't stomach this, look away.

Oh Helen, how could you get it so wrong?

Doppleganger - perhaps, maybe. At least in name...

More Google Fun : Sitemaps + Analytics


More fantastic Balloon Art!

Soccer - a cruel mistress indeed.


Smack my bitch up!

Google Maps - Australia Mapped!

What kind of developer are you?

Dense : Living in Hong Kong

Hello George Eaves!

Thank the Gods : Keef is still alive!

Learning Java - take nothing for granted.

SEO Gone Mad

Comm Games housing near Brunswick... not such a good idea.

Web 2.0 WTF? / Why Lonely Planet needs a Wiki

Microsoft ASP.NET, now with Atlas (AJAX) - be alarmed.

AJAX - Welcome to my CV

Vintage Wallpaper Rocks!

Pattern Language and Moderation Strategies

Balloon Hat Website!

Ooooh Charts!

Down time

Any thoughts...

Yet more excitement in Brunswick.

Sport : Competition or Fun

Dark Poetry

Big Dumb Holiday

I'm calling a moratorium on cheese plates and asian dinner sets

Cricket Tragedy

For your next corporate website...

Movin' on, movin' up?

Mojo The Sock Monkey

Fire at the old factory

Scheiner on Sony


Weighing in on the Ruby Debate

Shuffling Along

Sony DRM : Will Somebody Please Write a Case Study

Lone Ranger

Gigs... so many gigs. Wanna Come?



John Doyle is my master now

Cannon fodder.

Is it getting hot in here?

Wait a minute...


Hong Kong

Content Stripped Bare

Pulling a Calf

My Friend Flickr


Gettin' my Lance on.

Melbourne International Film Festival!

Temper Temper

Man Amongst Men

Best Shopping Experience Ever

The Hunt

Frampton; still alive. Less hair.

Big Steps

Streamlining Content Delivery



'Less Mass' = faster moving teams

iPod Linux - so damn cool


Plumbers Crack

Right Tool For the Job

Conspiracy Theory


Personal Chemistry

Tsunami of Economic Aid

Scorecards Galore

Wine Is Fine

Champion of the World!


43 Things

Konfabulate This

The Navigation Paradox

Talkback gene now mature

Welcome, would all attendees please remove their pants

Bow Tie Bonanza

New "TLC for Kids" website

Chef Richard Bond

Jumbo Balloon Dog

New Ukulele

Finally Added New Orleans

Riding to New Orleans

The Crescent City

King Biscuit - The Music

King Biscuit - I made it!

King Biscuit - Mississippi Mud.

Memphis - Nashville

Nashville - the home of ROCK!

Helena, Arkansas - Library and Museum.

Clarksdale, Mississippi

Nashville - home of Rock!

Clarksdale - Tupelo - Memphis

Highway 49 to Helena, Arkansas

Highway 61 to Tunica - blink and you'll miss it.

Days Inn Graceland



Wild Bills

Days Inn at the Riverbluff

The Rev. Al Greens Full Gospel Tabernacle

Beale Ain't Real

Grand Final Time

Recon to Wild Bills

Consignment Music

Ellens Soul Food


Mud Island Ain't Muddy

Tourism and Surrealism

Gibson Guitar Factory and the Rock and Soul Museum

Mr Stinky Britches arrive in Memphis

The Concierge

Mystery Train

Buddy Guy's Blues Jam

Walkin' Blues

Guitars, Garage, House and Dance

The First Federal Auto Auction

Gonna Ride the Rail

The Biggest Guitar Shop I've ever Seen

Kingston Mines and BLUES

Died and Gone to Heaven

Taito Rykodan...


Sony Central

The Excitement of Sumo


Tokyo Rail Rocks!

This Birds got to Fly

Black Tie Balloon Art

Alcohol, Sex and Violence - Farewell to Morwell

Every journey has a beginning

Delta Blues - Thanks

Up and Running


Homeland Insecurity

Air guitar - Cool tech

Work experience chick

Cool lighting for treatment rooms

London - Tokyo Lab

Who Moved my Cheese