I love Photography

I love Bootcamp

I love Technology

I love Travelling

I'm Theo van der Sluijs

Never give up! Never Surrender!

I'am Theo van der Sluijs

Theo van der Sluijs

Hi, my name is Theo van der Sluijs

During the day I am ICT Projectmanager at eHealth known of Dokteronline.com and at home and husband and a father of two sons. Photography is one of my hobbies and I am a Lightroom and " Work remotely " Evangelist.

I love watching movies and great series, that's why I've got Netflix. When working I love listening to music on Spotify. And when I've got some time left I work on my DigitalOcean servers.

In short, I'm a:

Nerd Herder ☆ Award-winning thinker ☆ PHP Hacker ☆ Atlassian Enthusiast ☆ Starbucks Aficionado ☆ Photo Shooter ☆ Dad ☆ Husband ☆ Zookeeper

If you are interested, please visit one of my websites (theovandersluijs.nl or vandersluijs.nl), find me on Google+ or contact me by e-mail.

Life Facts

  • Born

    14 may 1975

    Born as Theodorus on a Wednesday at the Rotterdam Hospital Ikazia.
  • First Homecomputer

    1982

    Got my first "computer" from my parents! A real Commodore 64!
  • First written game

    1984

    I wrote my first game on the Commodore 64. And what could it do? Well it was a simple questionaire game :-)
  • Sold my first computer

    1988

    Bought a Amiga 500 with KCS Powerboard (to emulate DOS) and SCSI harddisk
  • First Computerwatch

    1989

    Yes, computer- (smart) watches existed before the iWatch :-). Mine was a Casio Databank CD-40. I used it as a cheatsheet in the classroom. But it was hell to get the info into it!
  • First Intel PC

    1990

    My first Intel 386, with 265KB Ram and 20MB harddisk. My friends told me I would never be able to get the harddrive full. Within 3 months I bought 2MB ram for 200 Gulden (120 dollars) and I started using stacker to zip double the size of my HDD.
  • First time New York

    1996

    Worked for three months at Camp Herrlich in New York State! Gave very poor children from New York City the best time of their lives!
  • First mobile phone

    1996

    My first mobile phone was a KPN Tango. My friends at the The Hague University told me I was crazy to have such a device!
  • First commercial app

    1997

    I build for a big festival called Beachpop an ASP/Access application to register artists and to keep their whises and rules close at hand.
  • First commercial Website

    1998

    I build the Beachpop festival an a ASP/Access website. BNN, main sponsor and television broadcasting organization, was very jealous about this site.
  • First domain

    1999

    My first own domain was www.vandersluijs.nl and it cost me about 80 dollars a year!
  • First house

    2001

    I bought my first house. My sister told me I was crazy to spend so much money on a house. 1 year later my house was twice as much worth!
  • First digital organiser

    2002

    I had a Casio BE 300, which was full with options... but it couldn't do anything really handy
  • Got married

    2003

    I married with Daniëlle on 29th of August, to bad is was a very rainy day!
  • First Son

    2007

    At the 10th of februari my first son "Jesse Indiana" was born. He was named after my biggest Movie hero... Indiana Jones :-)
  • First time LA

    2009

    Went to the Adobe Max in LA for 5 days, learned a LOT! Had great fun!
  • First Mac

    2009

    My first Mac was a Mac Mini. I really did not like it! (started loving it after I sold it!)
  • Second Son

    2010

    At the 30th of April (koninginnendag / queensday) my second Son "Quinten Elijah" was born. My Wife didn't like the name Frodo to much :-)
  • First time Facebook

    2011

    At the 5th of september I deleted my Hyves account. All my hyves friends stayed behind and told me that I had abandoned them. I just was the first sheep to go over to facebook and many followed :-)
  • Second try Apple

    2012

    My fist Macbook. I forgot about windows very soon. Never ever going back to Microsoft!
  • First time San Francisco

    2013

    Went to the Atlassian Summit for 5 days. Learned a lot! Had a lot of fun!

Personal Facts

  • Among my hobbies are Photography, Reading, Programming and a sport calledBootcamp.

    Photography
    98
    Programming
    100
    Reading
    87
    Bootcamp
    95
    Blogging
    90
  • I love spending time with/on My family, Holiday's, my friends, Skiing, Pets and Cinema.

    Family
    30
    Cinema
    20
    Skiing
    5
    Friends
    20
    Pets
    15
    Summer Holiday's
    10
  • I am a native speaker of Dutch. Furthermore, I can speak/read English and German.

    Dutch
    10
    English
    9
    German
    7
    PHP
    11
    Javascript
    9
    Var Logs
    8
    CSS3
    7
    HTML5
    8
    ABAP
    6
    LotusScript
    8
    PDF Script
    7
    ASv3
    7
    ASP.NET
    8
    ASP
    10
    VB
    10
  • I have a well-rounded skill set in

    Adobe Lightroom
    35
    PHPStorm
    32
    Blogging
    15
    Social Media
    6
    Juggling 3 balls
    7
    Playing WoW
    5

Books I've read

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iManager

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Hoe krijgen ze me zo gek?

Hoe krijgen ze me zo gek?


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Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade

Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade


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The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1)

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (Chronicles of Narnia, #1)


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The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)


The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, #1)

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The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, #1)

The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, #1)


The Gunslinger (The Dark Tower, #1)

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Jurassic Park (Jurassic Park, #1)

Jurassic Park (Jurassic Park, #1)


Jurassic Park (Jurassic Park, #1)

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Timeline

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Next

Next


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Prey

Prey


Prey

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The Lost World (Jurassic Park, #2)

The Lost World (Jurassic Park, #2)


The Lost World (Jurassic Park, #2)

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)


Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)


Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)

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Where I am Based

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Wolphaartsdijk, Zeeland, The Netherlands
+31 (0)6 28 13 55 26
theo@vandersluijs.nl
http://www.theovandersluijs.nl

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