Ever since we moved into our house I've driven right by a nice spot that has begging me to just get out of bed early with a camera to see what I could capture. The past couple weeks have brought these calls even louder, with the great sunrises and rolling fog. This morning I met up with Jay at … Continue reading Busy, Busy Saturday
David likes to play "catch" and LOVES his Hippo book: http://www.motionbox.com/external/hd_player/type=hd,video_uid=a79ed5bb1d1be32e
Since installing version 2.0 of Lightroom, I've been ignoring the new export option for Output Sharpening. It has been sitting there on the screen but I've always been in too much of a hurry to try it out and see the results. Over the weekend I decided to change that. What it does is allow … Continue reading Lightroom 2: Output Sharpening
I heard about these yesterday, a new media format some of the big labels are trying to push now. It's a microSD card "loaded" with an album. Give me a break! What morons thought this was going to sell? Apparently some major record labels that still just can't wrap their head around the idea of … Continue reading slotMusic?
I've got a couple of little stories today, about some cats on attack! A couple days ago we had the house opened up to enjoy the beautiful weather. It was roughly 11:30pm, and I was sitting here at my desk working on the computer. Ana and David were sound asleep, and I was starting to … Continue reading When Good Cats Attack!
Well it has been good, Summer 2008. In honor of your passing, I'm firing up the grill for one last summer-Sunday grilling. And with that, my favorite season of the year begins tomorrow!
I have hosted my own photo gallery for around 7 years now and have been perfectly happy with my arrangement. I first started with a homegrown php photo album and used that for a year or two before moving to Gallery, which I have used since. In addition to using Gallery to display and share … Continue reading Photo Hosting
Late this afternoon I decided to download and install the beta of IE8. Total usage time since I've installed it has been maybe 5-10 minutes, and I'm going to uninstall it. Why? I downloaded a zip file, but when it completed it was deemed corrupt. Tried 2 more times with the same result. Fired up … Continue reading Internet Explorer 8 Beta
Last night I came across a DNG Codec for Vista by Adobe Labs. If you're wondering what the heck this is, it's software that will allow you to view thumbnail previews of your .DNG (Digital Negative) photos. Pretty handy.