Category Archives: General

Social Media Image Sizes – Cheat Sheet

I saw a post for this on PetaPixel. It is a cheat sheet showing the best images sizes to use for different Social Media applications. I posted a link to one for FB a couple of years ago. This one … Continue reading

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Get *it done!!!

The following is from a post by Chase Jarvis of critical keys to success. This was the first, and for me, the most damning. 1. Get shit done. Over-thinking, pontificating, and wondering are tools for the slacker. People don’t care what … Continue reading

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Revisited Training Materials

When I set this site up a few years ago, I was going to amaze people at the awesome training materials I would provide. I dropped in the first couple of pieces I produced for a class I held.  The … Continue reading

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Goals?

“If you’re bored with life – you don’t get up every morning with a burning desire to do things – you don’t have enough goals.” – Lou Holtz

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Saturn and Earth, and more…

Here’s an amazing image from the Cassini mission of Saturn, showing it, its rings as well as Earth, Mars and Venus in natural colors. No color manipulation. So beautiful. Here’s the link to the NASA site with more details and … Continue reading

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Site Restructure

I’ve been tinkering with the site the past couple of months. What I had before was a bit messy and not structured the way I wanted, going forward. So some modifications were needed. I can’t create in a vacuum, I … Continue reading

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Kindness, Beauty and Truth

The ideals which have lighted my way, and time after time have given me new courage to face life cheerfully, have been Kindness, Beauty, and Truth. The trite subjects of human efforts, possessions, outward success, luxury have always seemed to … Continue reading

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We’ve moved – this is the right place

I’ve moved the site from WordPress.com to my hosted site. This allows me to have more (full) control of my site and I can use Windows Live Writer to post. That alone cuts my posting time by at least half … Continue reading

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Art is poetry when…

Pulled from Permission to Suck,  an exploration on creativity. Art is poetry when “poetry” is an emotionally rewarded aesthetic banter with our senses. Reduce craft to a one button push, the poetry now includes a lackluster effort to engage – similar to a … Continue reading

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An HDR Set

I am still playing around with HDR. Need to keep working with it to see where it fits best in my set of tools. Here’s a set I did where it made a difference. The scene was a high contrast … Continue reading

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