FFDG Member Gallery
(in almost alphabetical order)
The Filter Factory Discussion Group is a mailing list for talking about self created Filter Factory filters and filter algoritms in general. Below are photos of its most important members.
Attention: Clicking on photos that have a yellow frame,
will let you hear the voice of the appropriate person.
| Alf, aka Alfredo Mateus,|
|Alex Hunter |
31 years old, Chemistry Ph.D., Chemistry professor at the University of Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
One of the founders and moderator of the FFDG, created the Alf's Power Toys, Border FX and Alf's Power Grads filters all included in the Filter Factory CD sold by i/us.
- 49 years old, slightly over-the-hill systems programming consultant in Palo Alto, California
- Programms the "Filter Meister", has written the AFH Beveler filter
(alias Harry the Raver)
|Lou Hevly |
(alias Ilyich the Toad)
|Linda R. (Joan) Jett |
- 27 years old, chemist at the Inst. of Organic Chemistry, Russian Acad. of Sciences,
- Moscow, living in Moscow, Russia
- Created the Toadies filters
- 46 year old female, married, living in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
- Addicted to the Internet, Graphics design and computers.
|Jan Angermüller ||Martijn W. van der Lee|
- Jan Angermüller, 25 years old, living in Hamburg, Germany, studying law and music
- Author of the Filter Factory Converter and some Premiere filters
- Born and bred in the Netherlands since 1976.
- Creator of the UnPlugged filter collections.
- Mainframe programmer (C/C++, Cobol, PL/1, Assembler, etc...) by profession.
- Hobbies include playing my guitar, graphic design and being general creative.
|kangaroo ||Mario Klingemann |
- Born: Hollywood, Florida pre-Kennedy
- Interest: Babes, Beer, Surfing, HotDogs, HotRods and Rock&Roll !
- Turn-Offs: Anything beginning with the letter 'Q'
- Jobs: Congenital Anarchist, Does the Hokey-Pokey
- Additional Info: Not Australian
- 29 years old, living in Munich, Germany, video animator and graphic designer.
- Co-founder of the FFDG, author of the Visual Manipulation filters, the Filter Factory Wizard and co-author of the flux collection.
| Michael 'Johann' Johannhanwahr ||Sid Norton |
- I am a 44 year old rural mail carrier (postman). Yes I deliver that snail mail that nobody gets on time, except of course, for my customers. I am addicted to computer graphics and playing with filter factory. Also I have been happily married for 23 years with 2 kids LeAnn-3 and Jennifer-1.
- I guess I am responsible for Filter Factory Galleries K and P.
| Steve Fisher ||Werner D. Streidt |
- Biology major undergraduate, 44 years old, single, with three cats for dependents, living in Ames, Iowa
- Day job at the Iowa Dept. Of Transportation as a Design Technician, detailing bridges and culverts using CADD
- Interests: wood working (furniture cabinet style), photography, stereo speaker cabinet building, sci-fi, reading, computer graphics
- Web owner of PC Resources for Photoshop
- 26 years old, studying "Prepress and Printing Technology", living in Stuttgart, Germany
- Author of the Filter Factory Programming Guide, famous for his Neology filters
|Kermit Woodall ||Jenn Thomas |
- Co-owner and founder of Nova Design Inc., an Amiga software publisher of image editing and special effects packages.
- Duties include, tech support, event coordinator, software design, ad design, packaging design, sign design and lots of stuff.
- Family man and world traveller
- Project manager for FXForge the ImageFX plugin that supports Filter Factory Formulas on the Amiga
- 34 year old half-baked Photoshop hacker who now and then creates an image that floors her.
- She can't program her way out of a paper bag, but she can copy and paste quite well and has thus enjoyed many an awesome filter posted to the FFDG.
- Known as the Queen of Mega-Filter Usage to her friends, Jenn can't paint or draw to save her life, and was thrilled to discover her artistic medium wrapped up in a silicon chip.
- Jenn is the owner of a small ISP and webhost in the San Francisco area, and her biggest claim to fame is that she hosts the FFDG majordomo list.
|Bill MacBeth ||Stephen Upham |
- 56 years old, holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, and is a System Engineer in Compaq Computer Corporation
- Lives in Austin, Texas, which is the home of the best barbecue and Tex-Mex food in the universe!
- Hobbies are writing code for filters and code for generating fractals
Home: South Wales, UK
Job: Designer / craftsman
I'm a self-confessed filter addict ... I love plugins! I'm more of a "lurker" on the FF list these days. I'm not much of a coder, but I do try to create a few simple filters occasionally just for the fun of it. I have really enjoyed being part of the FF discussion group