Hello! I'm Javier Bórquez, Software Developer and aspiring Digital Artist.

Mexicano living in Berlin, Germany. Software Engineer at ▲ Vercel.
I enjoy creating frontend experiments, design tools and small games. Follow me on twitter to get updates.

I like to code.GitHub

Sombras.app

Sombras.app

Create art with shadows. Play with shadows, lights, 3D objects.
Astroboi

Astroboi

Rhythm game. Hop through the walls at the rythm of the music. Made with three.js
control-user-cursor

control-user-cursor

1063
Small experiment to 'control' the user cursor with JavaScript and CSS.
pintr

pintr

673
Create single line SVG illustrations from your pictures
emoji-to-scale

emoji-to-scale

332
Your favorite emojis. To scale.
clashjs

clashjs

225
Javascript AI battle game. Create your own battleship.
gitpage-timemachine

gitpage-timemachine

160
Visualize your website history in a time-machine fashion.
docs2epub

docs2epub

233
Doc scraper and ebook generator / library. [unmaintained]
react-textgradient

react-textgradient

121
Text gradients with CSS with SVG fallback. [unmaintained]

I like to make design tools.

img2css

img2css

2411
Convert any image to pure CSS. Recreates images using only box-shadows.
visual-center

visual-center

1380
Tool to better align logos in the center of a container.
cohesive-colors

cohesive-colors

512
Tool that may help you to create cohesive color schemes.
react-blur

react-blur

440
React component to blur image backgrounds using canvas.
react-number-easing

react-number-easing

147
React component for fancy number transitions.
brutalita

brutalita

137
Brutalita is an experimental font and font editor, edit in your browser and download OTF.
morphin

morphin

80
Create animated CSS transitions. Add sprites and get the code ready to paste in your site.
droste-creator

droste-creator

27
Create recursive images with the droste effect.
triangulator

triangulator

16
Delaunay triangulation image generator.

I like to take pictures.
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More about me.

I love to play rapid Chess (10 minutes) games online, my Lichess username is borquez, currently I have a 1596 rapid ELO on Lichess.
I find competitive programming fun, I sometimes participate in CodeForces. Track my progress here, my current rating is 1298.
Run! I enjoy running. I do mostly 5km to 15km runs, and I have ran 805km in 2021. My goal for 2022 is 1200km 🏃
My favorite books are The Little Prince, Flowers for Algernon, and probably The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle. I'm currently reading Peopleware.

From the blog.

I'm working on improving my writing and sometimes it is fun to share my process of making things.
Javier Bórquez
Send me a message on twitter or write me to [email protected]
Gracias por visitar! 😄
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