For editing digital photos, Photoshop is great, but it’s not for everyone! Here are some photo editors that have received top ratings. Some are programs you can download or buy, others are available online for FREE! Pick one to remove red-eye, resize, crop, rotate, lighten, darken, or apply fun effects.
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With the rise in digital photography, it’s easier than ever to accumulate hundreds… if not thousands of digital photographs! Whether you use a software program to organize your photos or not, here are some tips for keeping tabs on all of your digital photos.
How many pictures do YOU take daily?… weekly?… yearly? And what are you doing with all of those images? Here are some ideas…
Do you use SD cards? Here’s a fun idea to make use of an old credit card — or one of those ‘your name here’ fake cards you get in the mail from credit card companies. It’s an easy way to carry your SD memory card in your wallet!
The best tips for looking thinner in the pictures people take of you. Some are practical. Some are funny. Most really work!
These days, more and more amateur writers, photographers, and video journalists are being invited to submit their work to online news sources like Yahoo! News. Traditional print media… written by traditional print media writers… is so ‘yesterday’. And I for one am thrilled to be seeing more bloggers being sought out for their content, photographs, videos, and unique points of view.
Check out the videos and photographs featuring incredible scenes like billowy clouds rushing by, sunrises and sunsets, big city traffic & neon lights, plants & flowers, people moving about, seasons, landscapes & scenery, to name just a few.
You be the judge…Which of the following photos are real and which are computer generated?
A little girl doing what every female does at some point: Checks out herself in the mirror.
Did you know that you can actually rent a photobooth for your next event? What a great way to get candid and FUN shots of your party guests! The photo strips could be used in a personal scrapbook — instead of using a traditional guestbook — or handed out to guests — what a FUN wedding favor. Photo booths are great for weddings and other special events.
This is me taking a self-portrait of me & my dogs. Only I didn’t realize at the time that I had also captured Jersey (the American Eskimo) in the background!
Our Compact Flash memory card was run through two (2) complete loads of cold-water wash… that means about an hour of being completely submerged in water and surviving two full spin cycles! How did the memory card fare in the end?… All of the pictures were still there. AND the card itself seems no worse for the wear!
Make a realistic looking magazine cover featuring a picture of yourself, your family, your car, your pets… anything! It’s fast. It’s free. It’s easy to do yourself online!
It’s always interesting to me to see what ‘a little photo retouching’ can do to a picture. Sometimes it doesn’t take much to completely change what the photograph looks like. Check out these examples of photos that have been professionally retouched…
I spent much of today researching, and then playing with Sharpcast! It’s a brand new photo organizer, but much MUCH more. Sharpcast lets you sync your photos on your desktop, your laptop, your cellphone, your PDA… anywhere you want access to your entire collection of digital photos. Plus, Sharpcast is a great tool for backing up photos and sharing them too. Check it out!
Here’s how to document the graduate’s big day by photographing all of the special moments leading up to — and including — Graduation Day. Want FUN graduation photos this year? Start here…
Some great things to try if you want FUN Easter pictures this year!
With Muglets, you can add your face to interactive e-cards, screensavers, and other Flash animations. You can even put your creation on a t-shirt!
Some exciting trends in photography… what you can expect for 2006 and beyond!
Does your little one have their own digital camera yet? What’s the right age to introduce a child to digital photography? Here are details of the digital cameras we got for our 3-year-old neice and 6-year-old nephew, plus a review of the Kidz Digital Camera Kit by Sakar.
If you begin to think of your digital camera as an instant, personalized photocopy machine, then anything you want to save for future viewing can easily be stored and shared digitally. Here are some fun ideas and ‘outside the box’ ways to utilize your digital camera on a daily basis…
If you’re looking for a new digital camera (or you already own one and want to take the best pictures), here are a few quick & easy things you’ll want to remember:
This year, why not photograph some of the colorful decorations seen in your town? Check out these tips for photographing Christmas lights and holiday decorations…
The future is now… Yep, the next big thing in digital photography — the Wi-Fi digital camera — is finally available! We own two digital cameras… The larger one is an SLR with interchangeable lenses (Canon Digital Rebel D300) and…
A picture that depicts the change of seasons… change of staff… and exchange of nuptuals.