Is a New iPhone in Your Future?

I’ve had some calls and emails regarding my recommendations on the new iPhones, so I thought I’d share my thoughts here.   Since I wasn’t invited to the “hands-on” event in Cupertino, my views are only based on what I’ve read and seen online in the past few days, but I have done quite a…

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Double those exposures!

Here’s the promised tutorial for creating blended images with the Enlight App for the iPad. First select your two images. The first should be a landscape image that  has a lot of detail. The second should be a portrait of an animal or a person.  It helps if the background of the portrait isn’t too…

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My Life in the Cloud

As mentioned in an earlier post, I have begun making digital copies of all of my important personal documents. I’m doing this for a number of reasons. The first is for emergency preparedness. In the event of an emergency, such as fire or hurricane, I will at least have a record of everything for the…

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“Urbanize” your images for a new look – Enlight Tutorial

Here are step-by-step instructions for two of the examples I showed in yesterday’s post. Rather than a complete overview of the app, this shows how the Artistic/Urbanize options can transform your photos in a  few easy steps. The original butterfly photo had been edited in Photoshop including a texture layer to achieve this current look.…

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Be “Enlightened”

I have a whole collection of Photography apps on my iPads. Typically, I download one, experiment with it for awhile, then mostly forget about it.  So when I saw a new Photo app called “Enlight” in the App Store, I almost ignored it, even though it was listed as one of the “Best New Apps”. …

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Bargain apps that you can really use!

The App Store currently has some great apps on sale for $0.99.  They will be at this price for a  limited time, probably through the end of July. I want to focus on a few of them that I think are extremely useful and a bargain at 99 cents.   (I don’t have any connection…

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