Monthly Archives September 2009

Make your Flickr experience better!

September 26, 2009 Photography  No comments

There’s a ton of third party scripts out there, most require you use Greasemonkey and Firefox, and they can make your flickr life so much easier!

A few other gems first:

~*~   First, if you want to watermark your images but don’t know how, try out PicMarkr.

~*~   Flickr Galleries – a relatively new option Flickr gives you now.  It’s sort of like adding a photo as a favorite but you can now group other users images into galleries.  Check out a few of mine;  Photos That Make Me Smile, Bird Shots That Wow Me, or view all of my galleries.

~*~   FD’s Flickr Toys (or, Big Huge Labs) – great site!  Find your flickr photos in explore, show your images large on a black screen, make mosaics and more!

~*~   Flickr Color Picker – choose a color and get photos featuring that color...

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Photo Of The Day – Salsa Recipe

September 26, 2009 Photography  No comments

I figured since my husband is making our homemade salsa today that I’d post it as the ‘photo of the day’…. recipe is below photo:

Ingredients:

2 tomatoes – diced
2 tomatoes – cut in chunks and blended in the blender
2 jalapenos – diced (we leave out the seeds, if you add the seeds it will be much hotter)
1/4 onion – diced
2 tbsp diced garlic
cilantro (add to taste)
Lime Juice – a few squirts
2 tbsp salt (or less, add 1 tbsp first and try it, then add the second if you think it needs it, I like mine salty)
2 tbsp vinegar
crushed pepper (four to five turns of a pepper mill, or add more depending on your taste)

We basically add all ingredients together and chill in the fridge several hours (a few hours will do it, but the longer it chills, the tastier)...

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New Iphone App!

September 22, 2009 Photography  No comments

I just bought and downloaded Chase Jarvis’ new iphone camera app and LOVE it.   Great effects to add to your photos, quick and easy upload to multiple places at once like facebook, twitter, and the gallery at www.thebestcamera.com Check out more info on it HERE.

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Multicolr Search Lab for Flickr

September 21, 2009 Photography  No comments

What a FUN way to search for photos on flickr.  If you’re like me, you gain a lot of ideas just from browsing around flickr.  This fun little search engine helps you search via color.  Check it out HERE

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