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‘Tips & Tricks’ Archive (Page 3)

Keyboard shortcut cheat sheet for Photoshop CC 2014

Shortcut cheat sheet for Photoshop CC 2014

Here is a handy shortcut cheat sheet for Photoshop CC courtesy of photographer John Coates.

Visualize dust spots in Lightrooom

Visualize dust spots in Lightroom & Camera RAW

Today I am sharing a quick tip for how you visualize dust spots in Lightroom and Camera RAW.

Remove the Google Chrome notification icon

Remove the Google Chrome notification icon

How to remove the annoying bell icon that Google Chrome places in the OS-X menu bar.

Mavericks & Spotlight

My recent quest to improve the startup time and Spotlight performance under OS-X 10.9 Mavericks

Use Google Image Search to find people hotlinking your images

Use Google Image Search to find people hotlinking your images

How to use Google Image Search to find people hotlinking your images.

Block Google Image Search in WordPress

Block Google Image Search in WordPress

How to block Google Image Search from indexing the images on your WordPress website.

Improve the quality of images resized by WordPress

Improve the quality of images resized by WordPress

A look at how WordPress process images and how you improve it in order to have a more accurate portrayal of your work.

Clean up “Open with” menu on OS-X

Clean up “Open With” menu on OS-X

In OS-X Mountain Lion I noticed that I had duplicates of certain applications in my “Open With” menu. This can be cleaned up quickly by making a small trip to Terminal.

Can’t empty Trash on a Mac

Can’t empty Trash on a Mac

Sometimes OS-X can get a little quirky on you and not do the things you want it to. Like when you are trying to delete a file and the system tells you it can’t because it’s being used by an application.

Quick Tip: Primary Only in Aperture

Quick Tip: Primary Only in Aperture

Just wanted to share a quick Aperture tip about the “Primary Only” option in the Edit menu.

Good links for EOS-1D X owners

Good links for EOS-1D X owners

I wanted to compile some links that could be useful to anyone that’s purchased Canon’s EOS-1D X camera.

Migrating Aperture to a clean install of Mountain Lion

Migrating Aperture to a clean install of Mountain Lion

This week Apple released their new version of OS-X also known as Mountain Lion. If you are a geek like me then not only are you considering upgrading to it, but you also wouldn’t mind doing a clean install of the operating system.