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‘Tips & Tricks’ Archive (Page 3)

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.

Use camera generated previews in Aperture 3.3

Use camera previews in Aperture 3.3

With Aperture 3.3 you can save time on import by using camera generated previews with RAW images.

Canon Custom Functions

My Canon 1D Mark IV custom functions for sports photography

I’ve had my Canon 1D Mark IV for about a year now and really enjoy using it. Here is a look at my custom functions for sports photography.

Canon Custom Functions

Canon 1D Mark IV – Basic Custom Functions

Some videos detailing basic custom functions of the Canon 1D Mark IV camera.

Hold shift while adjusting in Aperture 3

A quick tip for those of you that like to edit in Aperture 3 using full-screen mode.

How to clean a camera lens

How to clean a camera lens

If you’ve ever wondered how to clean your camera lens, the Nikon Help Hotline posted a detailed video on YouTube showing the process.