Jim S.

Location:

Cambridge, MA

Member since:

January 11, 2012

What's the coolest thing you've done with Python?

VR. Wrote the app in python using SWIG bindings to the OVR SDK. Tuned performance using cProfile plugged into dot for hot path graphs. Python is plenty fast enough for VR.

What would you like to learn in the Python world?

Mastering the ecosystem - pip, Pypy, py2exe, SWIG, ctypes for deployment to desktop Mac, Windows, Linux. Optimization and interfacing to native code for speed.

Any particular areas of expertise outside of Python?

Graphics, OpenGL, C++

Introduction

Graphics programmer, using python for the productivity boost.


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