Friday, February 27, 2009

10 Tips to Manage Photos Better using Google Picasa | MakeUseOf.com

10 Tips to Manage Photos Better using Google Picasa | MakeUseOf.com
I our class I recommend using Picasa because it is free and effective. Lightroom is what I use, but it is expensive.

Thursday, February 26, 2009

Giz Explains: Why Lenses Are the Real Key to Stunning Photos

Giz Explains: Why Lenses Are the Real Key to Stunning Photos

Worth reading!

BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Arts & Culture | The Americans in the frame

BBC NEWS | Entertainment | Arts & Culture | The Americans in the frame

Selecting the photographs that you edit and share is a crucial skill, probably as critical as choosing what to shoot. I have ordered this book and will bring it to class.

Wednesday, February 25, 2009

15 online photo editors compared | Webware - CNET

15 online photo editors compared | Webware - CNET

Some of these are worth using. I like Picnik and photoshop.com. They both integrate with Flickr and Picasa Albums.

Sunday, February 22, 2009

Searching for Buddha in Bihar: Stephen Cysewski

Searching for Buddha in Bihar: Stephen Cysewski

We took an eighteen day trip to India on a pilgrimage to follow the life of Buddha.
Most of our time was in Bihar, but we also went to Nepal, West Bengal, and Uttar Pradesh.

This is a selection of photographs from that trip.

Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Your Digital Camera and the Law - PC World

Your Digital Camera and the Law - PC World

It is important to know what we can do legally when we take photographs in public. This is a quick introduction to the subject.

Wednesday, February 04, 2009

Tuesday, February 03, 2009

iPhoto '09

I have had the new iPhoto 09 since the 27th of Jan. I have had time to try out Faces. It works fairly well, better with some than others. It did select me to match up with a stuffed animal. You can Geotag using Google maps, that works well. The editing is improved the touch-up tool works real well now. It is worth the upgrade.