Intro to Shining Wiki

This wiki system is created based on my interest in Computer and Computing related technologies, and extended to my other interests.


How this Wiki Structured

  1. My Tech Sharing: system level guide, app level guide, hardware level guide
  2. My Hobby Sharing: Photo, Music, Programming, Graphics
  3. My life notes for infos
  4. Singapore Sharing: life guide in Singapore

My Hottest Wiki Topic

Development Wiki

environment Dev Env setup process
Language language quick reference
mobile dev Android Dev, Cordova, iOS Dev, React Native
c# (in visual studio), C# in MonoDevelop (Xamarin studio)
app c++, java
Python Guide
Python w TK GUI (TK,CustomTK)
Python+Qt (Py27, Py35) x (32bit, 64bit) x (PySide, PySide2, PyQt4, PyQt5)
Python+Kivy (Py27, Py35) x (32bit, 64bit) x Kivy x (Mobile,Desktop)
Python w Flutter = Flet
Python+Web (Python CGI programming)
c++Qt (C++ Qt on Win, Mac, Linux)
c, flash toolkit
game & interactive Quick intro to game dev
AR VR Vuforia AR, AR foundation, Lens Studio , Web AR+VR, VR
Web asp.net and asp, php, Node.js, html, bootstrap, javascript, css, sql, asp,
Web Admin Guide, SEO, Google API, LiteStar
Web.js babylon.js, three.js, pixi.js, gsap.js
database SQL
script vbs, applescript, ahkscript (AutoHotKey)
shell dos(batch), bash
research Other Research
dev tool Docker
GPU based nvidia gpu related dev
hardware programmming Lego Spike Prime
Project tool Modern Software Development

* Learning resource:

Graphic Wiki

Technical Documentation and Guideline

Graphic Input
media capture 3d scan
image capture (video, spherical environment image )
motion capture (camera motion, object motion)
geometry capture (3d geometry generation)
Graphic Process
3d element creation modeling (static model)
Dynamic model: water, cloud, smoke,
(prototype model)
look dev (texture creation, shading network, lighting)
rigging (function, weighting, trigger/interaction, automation)
animation (creation, capture (includes Matchmove), simulation (includes FX))
2d element creation Image Sequence, drawing (element design, element generation)
motion (motion creation, motion conversion/transfer, motion simulation)
composition (mask creation, layer operation, color mix)
Graphic Output
media output static media output (image, video): Gif
interactive media output (game-like) : 2D, 3D (GLTF)
3d data output: (USD)


Portable OS USB System setup and config
App Cust splash screen customize guide: adobe, autodesk cust
Cloud App Cust & Guide
Online App online app list
Online Office Google Drive, YouTube
Code control GitHub, GitLab, Git

Mobile App

App Setup, Cust & fix

Web server XAMPP, MAMP FileZila FTP server MySQL Email Server cPanel
ownCloud Apache Web Server
Web system DokuWiki phpBB Moodle WordPress Project Tracking
trac Other WebApp and WebSys
dev system Anaconda
Automation Tool X-mouse button control (win)
Doc tool LaTex excel word Rainlender
Documentation tool sphinx
Visualization tool Gephi
Text editor notepad++ VS Code Vi Sublime Text Brackets
IDE tool NetBeans Visual Studio
Font manager FontBase (all sys) NexusFont (win)
Graphic editor Photoshop & script Krita (better than GIMP) Lightroom ImageMagick
stitcher HDRShop Info Graphic (RAW)
InDesign and InDesign scripting
Illustrator and scripting
GraphicDev assist PowerToy
(color picker,ruler,text extractor+more)
Power Automate
(automate from windows)
DevToy (compare+more)
Scanning tool VueScan
3D tool 3D tool compare 3DS Max Maya (Mel) Houdini Blender 3D clara.io
Cinema4D omniverse
3D - CAD 3D CAD modeling tools
3D - camera camera app (fSpy)
3D - UV UVLayout
3D Paint & Scuplt Zbrush and ZScript, Mudbox, 3D Coat, Mari, BodyPaint 3D Substance Painter & script
3D - render Keyshot Vray RedShift octane (gpu info) katana
Chaos Vantage
Render Manager Deadline
Compositor Nuke After Effects & Scripts shake Fusion
Video editor Final Cut Pro Final Cut Express Premiere Pro DaVinci Resolve (Script) Kdenlive
MPEG Streamclip HandBrake FFmpeg (replacing: virtualdub) AnyVideoConvertor DJV
Video Editor List: Quick compare list of free/paid full feature video editors
screen record OBS Snipaste
Audio Editor Audition Audacity Ardour
Music software free music tool: MuseScore, TuxGuitar, MPC beats, Reaper
Media player list
DVD editor Encore director
Game Dev Unreal Engine Unity
Media Dev flash
Virtual Machine VirtualBox and VMWare
system admin Process Explorer+more Disk space: SpaceSniffer
File Compress File Compression and Tools
like 7z, winrar, zip, tar


Music Concepts: beat, melody, rhythms, scale, notation, math and physics behind music
Electronic Music Electronic
Instrument Table of instrument notes range
western Piano, Guitar, bass, Violin, Harmonica, Recorder, Kalimba
fun Otamatone regular and deluxe
Youtube Learn Youtube music learning channels
Music Sheet Sheet download list
Music cover Song Play video
Song Write Song write and Compose
Music hardware Hardware related
recorder Zoom H1


Intro Intro to PhotoWiki: the one page cover all
PhotoWiki List
K mount system study My Sony system and review,
My Pentax system and review,
My old research on old K and M42 mount system
My Hero 5
Photo Format Photo Format : “sensor size”/“film area” based category of camera system and comparing list of advantage and disadvantage
My study on superzoom camera
My study on Film SLR camera
My study on medium format camera
My study on large format camera
My study on film to digital
Gear Maintain Camera and maintenance: list of do-and-don't and problem-and-fix
Tripod Tripod and Tripod-based photo techniques: landscape, macro, product
Flash Flash and Flash-based lighting techniques: macro, portrait, product
Light Constant Lights for both video and photo: LED lights and watts,lumens,exposure
Filter Filter types and Filter-based photo techniques: landscape, portrait
Bag Bag types and Job-based bag choice: travel, event, on-location
Card Card types and Job-based memory card choice: video, sports, on-location
Lens Tips photo basic course,Standford CS178 Digital Photography course
Focusing Focusing and focusing-related photo techniques: Manual Focus and Auto Focus; Normal Focus and Close Focus;
ISO ISO, light sensitivity
Shutter Speed Shutter Speed and related photo techniques: long and slow exposure landscape, flashing and fast freezing action, balancing control of lights
Aperture Aperture and related photo techniques: EV system and aperture based metering
Focal length Focal length and related photo techniques: focal length to angle of view chart, Focal length and Aperture to depth of field (Bokeh) chart, Focal length and Focus Distance to magnication ratio chart
stabilizer stabilizer: zhiyun
After Shot
Pose Processing Post Editing Study
publishing Online photo storage and backup
printing Print size and DPI


Travel Wiki

Wiki Updates

updated: 2010.11
updated: 2010.12 format achieved
updated: 2011.01 more content added
updated: 2011.03 more content added
updated: 2011.04 more content added
updated: 2011.05 some structure change on artwiki
updated: 2011.09 simple tutorial moved to tutorial wiki, main framework fixed, content feeding from now on.
updated: 2012.02 Structure update for camerawiki and Adding
updated: 2012.05 Rebuild wiki looks and layout
updated: 2013.06 Build a new system is faster and easier than fixing a breaking one, think transfer to wordpress
updated: 2013.11 First doku update since 2011, new clean interface and more theme control and features
updated: 2014.10 moved to new server, updated wiki system
updated: 2016.01 re-structure wiki system, arrange wiki based on my level of interest; remove low use wiki
updated: 2016.02 Separator line added to easy category
updated: 2016.06 More Production oriented wiki layout and removal of low use wiki
updated: 2016.10 Move to a new home, and major structure change on the way
updated: 2016.11 Cleaned CameraWiki into PhotoWiki; Merge Video,CG,Prod,Course,Proj into GraphicWiki
updated: 2016.12 wiki update from 2014 to 2016, table edit feature added, and make it friendly for me to update
updated: 2017.02 done with CameraWiki into PhotoWiki, and some cleanup
updated: 2017.04 done with Wiki system integration
updated: 2017.07 add hot topic on top for quick link to hottest topics I am currently working
updated: 2017.09 move to new server and fix wiki
updated: 2017.10 update and complete merge on Graphic wiki
updated: 2018.01 shining-lucy.com now is truly and fully on its very own server 8-)
updated: 2018.09 update main site page, and re-integration with wiki
updated: 2021.05 server change, and re-structure of whole site and wiki
updated: 2022.09 move photo content back from backup
updated: 2023.01 finish move photo+music+sgwiki content from backup

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  • Last modified: 2024/04/27 17:21
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