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On Opting Out: not submitting to CVPR 2022 12 Nov 2021

I thought about submitting a paper to CVPR this year. That thought was with me for a very, very short time – when I remembered the new social media ban for t...

Constructive review examples. 18 Aug 2020

Everyone hates reviewer 2, but how do you avoid being reviewer 2? Here are some examples of constructive feedback. Details matter!

arXiv paper explainer. 09 Aug 2020

arXiv.org is an open-access archive for over 1 million articles as of August 2020. There’s a lot of viewpoints about it. Here’s mine, in a question / answe...

One person’s approach to writing. 27 Jul 2020

This post covers my process for writing academic papers such that it is as enjoyable, stress-free, and efficient as possible for me. A key feature of my pro...

Creating stop action videos at home. 22 May 2020

My kids bought one of these terrible books at a school book fair. By terrible, I mean the type that cost a lot for not a lot of content. To add insult to i...

Docker-Jekyll 20 Feb 2020

Backstory This page will cover the (1) use and (2) creation of a Docker image for generating websites with Jekyll. Why would I do such a thing?

Basic submission checklist. 09 May 2019

When I review, lately it seems like I say the same things to authors. This checklist is compiled not in the interest of academic snobbery, but to help autho...