Digital photography online and off Learn with a great, un-boring book...

t’s not a stretch to talk about Photography on a technical blog, I bet you are sharing your pictures with your friends and family, attaching them to email, or even putting them on a web page online. In an earlier post, I discussed the print resolution versus screen resolution; resolution however has not much to do with the quality of … Read More

Keyboard Shortcuts – Try Them Or the fast way to copy and paste...

Keyboard shortcuts

ome things you can do faster by learning a few strategic keyboard shortcuts. Select something (a file, a word, a paragraph) and copy it, using [Ctrl]+[C]. Using these keys on your keyboard copies the object you selected to the clip board (to the computer memory, if you like) and it waits there. Then, when you are ready to paste the … Read More

How to resize picture proportionately So easy to do...

Resize pictures

ou want to put some pictures into a document but they are too big. You know that you can resize them but how do they ‘keep their shape’? To resize a picture you should see the ‘handles’. They appear, for instance, when you click on an image in MS Word. You can put your cursor on a handle and

Is this legit? Or is it spam? Not sure what it is? Delete it!

Cans of Spam

hat seems to be unclear still to a lot of people. Let me tell you up front… Everybody gets spam… Everybody! Spam, in case you haven’t heard, is unsolicited email. Years ago it was unsolicited mail (fliers) that clogged up our mailbox, today it’s unsolicited email that clogs up our inbox. I hope it has filtered through by now that … Read More