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‘Tips & Tricks’ Archive (Page 4)

Jul 31
2012
Migrating Aperture to a clean install of Mountain Lion
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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.

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Jun 18
2012
Use camera generated previews in Aperture 3.3
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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.

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Apr 18
2012
Canon Custom Functions
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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.

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Dec 9
2011
Canon Custom Functions
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Canon 1D Mark IV – Basic Custom Functions

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

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Apr 26
2011
Tips & Tricks

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.

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Apr 25
2011
How to clean a camera lens
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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.

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Apr 2
2011
Aperture, Swedish characters, & the web
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Aperture, Swedish characters, & the web

Unfortunately I’ve found a bug, or problem, with the way Apple’s Aperture handles Swedish characters (ö, ä, and å) that might force me to start using another application.

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Mar 30
2011
Keep your manuals with you
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Store equipment manuals in iBooks

Here’s a simple tip for you, use iBooks to store your equipment manuals. Save space in your camera bag and always keep them with you.

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Mar 12
2011
Tips & Tricks

Teeth & Eye Whitening in Aperture 3

Nate Smith shares a good tutorial on how you can whiten teeth and eyes in Aperture 3.

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Mar 5
2011
Tips & Tricks

Good photography links

Some interesting photography links from the past week. Articles on watermarking in Aperture, handling image selection, and a little Photoshop tip to round it all off.

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Feb 28
2011
Tips & Tricks

Metadata & multiple images in Aperture 3

Examining how you can add captions to multiple images in Aperture, while taking a look at how Aperture 3 handles metadata entry in general.

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Feb 13
2011
Referenced or Managed files in Aperture
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Referenced or Managed files in Aperture

A look at the difference between referenced or managed files, plus a tip to never lose any photos in Aperture.

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