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Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-06-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
If you live near a College or University, they...

If you live near a College or University, they may offer one or more photography courses as part of their continuing education program. I highly recommend that you look into this.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-05-2014, 03:29 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,630
Posted By DougStocks
I readily admit that I do not have personal...

I readily admit that I do not have personal knowledge to compare Mac OSs. Snow Leopard is my first and only experience with Mac OSs. It did not take long for me to appreciate its superiority to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2014, 11:29 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,630
Posted By DougStocks
Yes, the option I use for CCC does only update...

Yes, the option I use for CCC does only update those items that have changed. Thanks for the "sandbox" tip. Would that also work with regard to the OS? I'm reluctant to upgrade from my Snow...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2014, 09:38 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,630
Posted By DougStocks
No, not confusing (or I'm so confused I don't...

No, not confusing (or I'm so confused I don't know I'm confused). And you give a very good reason for making the BU HD bootable. I reckon I'll just move my present BU to an off-site location...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2014, 09:17 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,630
Posted By DougStocks
Thank you for your assistance. You are correct,...

Thank you for your assistance. You are correct, it was not there. Since posting my query, it has occurred to me that this really is not very important. If I had a catastrophic failure of my...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 04-04-2014, 08:52 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 5,630
Posted By DougStocks
I have a related question. I use CCC to back up...

I have a related question. I use CCC to back up my rather large collection of photographs on a daily basis.
I believe that somewhere in this thread, someone recommended that this back up drive...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-04-2014, 08:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
Many people wrinkle their muslin intentionally...

Many people wrinkle their muslin intentionally (and store it wrinkled up - not folded). Then place the model about 6 feet in front of the background muslin and shoot wide open. This gives a nice...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-04-2014, 11:55 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
I think that you will find that "problem" is...

I think that you will find that "problem" is related to the manner in which your camera is syncing the flash rather than the speed of light. Perhaps you have your camera set to the so called "rear...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-04-2014, 09:39 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
Exodist states that you need a longer shutter...

Exodist states that you need a longer shutter speed to give light time to travel from flash to ceiling to subject and back to camera. I beg to differ. The speed of light is so great (requiring...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 04-04-2014, 08:31 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
If your SB 200 can not be triggered by your built...

If your SB 200 can not be triggered by your built in flash and if it (SB 200) has a pc input (small round hole or plug), then you can get a very inexpensive device that responds to any other flash to...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-29-2014, 04:32 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
Very thorough discussion given by BCRose. ...

Very thorough discussion given by BCRose. However, I differ with him/her on one aspect. Shutter speed can matter when using flash simply because the duration of the flash is so short. At the...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-28-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
That is correct. Many people including myself...

That is correct. Many people including myself always capture in both jpeg and RAW. the jpeg is a great convenience in that it gives you have an image that is often as good as you need for either...
Forum: Images, Graphic Design, and Digital Photography 03-28-2014, 08:36 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,172
Posted By DougStocks
White Balance has been mentioned a few times. ...

White Balance has been mentioned a few times. Keep in mind that except for ISO, focus, shutter speed & aperture, none of the in-camera adjustments have any effect if you are shooting in RAW.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-07-2013, 04:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By DougStocks
My thanks to you too, chas_m. I appreciate your...

My thanks to you too, chas_m. I appreciate your kind patient assistance last night. I learned a lot.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-07-2013, 04:20 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By DougStocks
Many thanks to you bobtomay; that was easy...

Many thanks to you bobtomay; that was easy enough.

Where in Texas? I grew up in Dallas, went to school in Austin and now live in Aladamnbama.
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-07-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By DougStocks
I'm sorry to be such a bother, but I have been...

I'm sorry to be such a bother, but I have been through that 0bnebf90 folder about 4 times and all of its subfolders. I can find neither "bookmarks" or "html." Firefox says it is version 23.0.1...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-07-2013, 12:17 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By DougStocks
Thank you, chas_m. I got as far as /Profiles/...

Thank you, chas_m. I got as far as /Profiles/ and I guess I don't know what is meant by "<profile>." Under Profile, there was only one entry and it was not an html file. It was a folder called...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 09-06-2013, 11:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 798
Posted By DougStocks
Import Bookmarks

On my mac mini (10.6.8) I have been using Firefox as my default browser. I now wish to make Safari my default browser. I wish to import all of my many bookmarks into Safari. I have tried: File...
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