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Entries Tagged as 'Software'

Gallery – Slow Loading Thumbnails (Are No More!)

April 23rd, 2009 by Iain · No Comments

If you have had a browse around my gallery, you’ll probably have been annoyed by the fact that some of the thumbnails took an age to load. I JFGI’d but I just couldn’t find a reason.  Well, it seems that, by chance, I have found a likely candidate. With the last two albums (Cricklade Walk [...]

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Photoshop’s Preview Option – A Top Tip

March 31st, 2008 by Iain · No Comments

It might be that this is entirely obvious to everyone bar me, but I’m going to post it anyway! When you’re making adjustments using one of the pop-ups (levels: my new favourite toy ) actually use the preview option. Don’t just leave it checked, watch the changes and try and visualise the difference – de-select [...]

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How To Change a Photo’s File Date

December 7th, 2006 by Iain · No Comments

A while back I realised that when I was editing a photo and saving it, the file date was being changed from the time it was taken to the time it was edited. Is this a problem? Well, perhaps only one of my making, You see, I found that when a photo was edited and [...]

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