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Posted on 12. Feb, 2012 by Roger Carr.
Jason Mraz is a Grammy award-winning singer, songwriter, and musician. He is also a humanitarian, using his popularity to support several important causes. He recently released his latest single, I Won’t Give Up. It is a preview of his upcoming album titled Love Is a Four-Letter Word expected to be released on May 8, 2012. [...]
Posted on 29. Jan, 2012 by Roger Carr.
Before this past week, I have never done post-processing of my photos beyond simple tasks. I limited myself to cropping, rotation and exposure. The photo editing software I use is much more capable, but I had not learned to use these capabilities effectively. Training books and programs I have tried in the past were either [...]
Posted on 24. Jan, 2012 by Roger Carr.
All of us have had the experience of shooting photos just to find out they look blurry or too soft. In almost all cases, the reason for the poor photo is camera movement. When the camera moves while the shutter is open the result is a soft or blurry photo. Usually camera movements are small [...]
Posted on 23. Jan, 2012 by Roger Carr.
Online photo sites have improved tremendously over the years. However, with those improvements come other changes. Picnik is a popular online photo editing site. It is free and full of features. Picnik is integrated with Flickr (owned by Yahoo!) to give users an easy editing capability from that photo sharing website. Picnik is the online [...]
Posted on 22. Jan, 2012 by Roger Carr.
A couple of weeks ago I went on the website of a nonprofit organization. I was there to register as a volunteer wanting to help. One of the questions asked was what area I wanted to do volunteer work. The options I could choose from were in a drop-down menu. The options were a list [...]