A token of admiration for someone who deserves more recognition.
Who is Fabrice Bellard?
You can read his wikipedia page or personal website, but in short, he is a French programmer who created FFmpeg.
He went to l’X, the short name for L’École polytechnique, one of France’s most prestigeous and rigorous schools.
What did he make?
His website is his list of projects, but I admire:
Why do I admire him?
Despite being basically unheard of, he continues to push the field of Computer Science, seemingly alone.