Tools of the Trade

Whether you are new to the blogging game or an old pro at it, there is one thing that we all encounter: The designing of our blog. Once you decide that you want to be committed to keeping one up, take a moment and think about what it is that you want to accomplish. For…

The Nikon Remote Shutter Release

I have to say that I love my new  hand held remote that enables me to take pics alone. It looks like this and costs anywhere between $30.00 and $70.00, it all depends on your needs. This one ran me about $40.00. I ordered it through Cameta http://www.cameta.com/ You can order wherever you like, I  have had…

10 Common grammatical errors

10 words and phrases: too many times stated incorrectly. 1. Suppossably – Supposedly 2.For all intensive purposes – For all intents and purposes. 3. Irregardless – Regardless 4. I could care less- I couldn’t care less 5. Expresso – Espresso 6. Pacifacly – Specifically 7. Excetra – Etcetera 8. I seen it – I saw…

Photo-Editing for Dummies

Photo-Editing for dummies. I will be the first to admit that I am anything but a professional photog. I actually got into shooting self-shots and my own pics by accident. I am a stickler about copyright issues and I refuse to post others pics or re-blog. This limits a blogger immensely; so some ingenuity on…

How to judge an Amazon review

Like many others, when I first started to read reviews; I took them at face value. I dare say: that I don’t anymore. It didn’t take long for me to understand: that even though, “The pen can be mightier than the sword,” “Consider the source;” is a definite deciding factor in the world of reviews…