When Bad is Good

What makes good weather for photography is often not what people consider good weather in general. A bright, sunny day usually makes for poor photographs because of the deep, harsh shadows that appear. Our eyes and brain compensate for this automatically when we look around a scene but once it’s been captured by a camera, […]

Laughing Last

There’s an old saying from a poster about Murphy and computing:

He who laughs last usually made a backup.

I cannot stress how important frequent backups and archives are. You don’t really need to make backups of your windows system and installed software since that can always be recreated. In fact, it’s more likely to […]