Posts by Eric Loes

About Eric Loes I am a developer currently living in Seattle, when I'm not working you can find me at the watering hole.

Resizing Django ImageField with Remote Storage

Recently I’ve been working on a project to move our photo experience to store images on Amazon’s S3 service instead of the local server, in hopes to gain performance and move away from handling the maintenance static files tend to have. There … Continue reading

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PIL Image from Url

Had some troubles finding what seemed to be such an easy Google search. Needed the capability to load an image based on a url. Here is my solution:

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Solving django-storage NotImplementedError with Amazon S3

Recently I started looking into Amazon’s S3 service to (hopefully) offer better performance on serving up static content for our customers.  Its a great service and ridiculously cheap.  The first client I am applying the S3 storage to is for … Continue reading

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Finding Clients

The hardest part about starting a web development company hasn’t been doing the actual work, I am a confident developer who believes in his skills. However I missed the memo on having to also be a business man. Below are … Continue reading

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A New World

Hardly Code has been a long term goal, but never a reality for Rick and myself.  We never really “had” a name for the company and it took three years to finally figure it out, but here we are.  The … Continue reading

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