Resolution: 72 vs. 300 ppi

Nothing can confuse even a well trained photographer more than resolution! Back in the day the resolution of an image was something most people never even thought about. You bought your film, stuck it in the camera, and took a photo. Sent it off to be processed and “ta-da” got back a ...

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It’s a DRAG – did you know this??

By Jenn / January 24, 2012 / Quick Tip Tuesday / 4 Comments

Ok, so I’m probably the last person on earth to know this, but I thought I’d share. My favorite way to get photos off my camera (that doesn’t require me to hunt down that pesky cable) is to post them to facebook from the phone then go download them from my facebook album to keep...

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Quick Tip Tuesday – Resizing Bunches!

By Jenn / January 23, 2012 / Quick Tip Tuesday / 5 Comments

Sometimes you have a ton of photos you need to resize. Maybe you want to put them on Facebook or Flickr but don’t want your high-resolution photos going out there. Maybe you captured them at very high resolution but are making a collage and don’t want them that big. Either way, Photos...

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Shiny New Containers – Clearing Up The Clutter

By Jenn / January 6, 2012 / Quick Tip Tuesday / 2 Comments

Happy New Year, everyone! Here at the White house, I’ve been bitten by the organizing bug. It doesn’t happen often, and usually passes if I just spend some time on Pinterest, but it’s almost always triggered by the appearance in the stores of shiny new storage containers. I̵...

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Quick Tip Tuesday: Text Nudge – Make those wonky fonts work!

By Jenn / October 11, 2011 / Quick Tip Tuesday / 6 Comments

Every time I pick up a recipe card out of Great Aunt Elizabeth’s wooden recipe box, I’m taken back in time. The treasure trove of handwritten recipes she left me are precious to me and a family heirloom. My oldest daughter will be off to college soon, and I want to send her with a [&h...

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