My work requires that I travel quite often and with lots of electronics, no I am not a professional photographer I just play one on the Internet. Just for reference my airport security checkpoint process typically takes four bins to get everything separated as needed. I have found that it is possible to travel with [more]
SmugMug has put their money where my blog posts are. They have given me something to give away – a one year pro membership. Yes, you read that right a one year pro-level membership. You get all of the great SmugMug services I have already talked about. More information about pro-level services is available here [more]
My faithful reader knows how I feel about Facebook, it is Evil. Yes, Evil with a capital E. What surprises me is how many companies are using Evil Facebook as their business presence. As I have said before I understand how Evil Facebook has become the new destination on the Interwebs. However the fact that they add advertisements sometimes means that there are some interesting juxtapositions.
A friend of mine gave me a gift of a free 16×20 print from Metalpixs.com. I have been very happy with metal prints in general. Not only are they unique, but I don’t have to go through the process of getting a frame and mounting. I take the print out of the box, decide where I want it, hang on the wall, done. Yes, it is that easy. So when I got the free print I was happy to get it. I have been using BayPhoto through my SmugMug Pro account.
Someone asked me the other day why I like SmugMug so much and what I do with it that is making my life easier. So I figured it was worth answering. The main reasons I like it can be summed up in one sentence: "SmugMug lets me easily control, distribute, and manage my images." That [more]