A Personal Geek Moment

Most people will want to skip this post, especially my mother. This is a note to myself about the parameters for the SlideShow Pro Director embed code. (SSP) I use SSP so sporadically, that I can never remember where to find the API parameters or even the names of the parameters I most frequently access. Here is the link to… Continue reading

Now That’s Just Cool

I love stumbling upon a cool technology trick. Working out compression settings for video distribution is part art, part science, and a whole lot of witchcraft. Compression is just often difficult and can be very frustrating. Well, tonight I learned that if you take a movie file that has already been compressed (select one, of course, that looks really good… Continue reading

Cropping, Aspect Ratios, Crop Orientation, and Overlays in Lightroom

This tutorial needs a slightly faster pace, but Helen does a great job answering some questions I’ve grappled with in frustration concerning changing the crop orientation while using a fixed aspect ratio in Lightroom. I could never figure it out. It’s so easy when you know the magic trick!… Continue reading