Scanning and Editing Your Old Photos

Author: Heather Morris
Publisher: Prentice Hall
ISBN: 0273762591
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Photography

This practical book will have you achieving immediate results using: * *a friendly, visual approach *simple language *practical, task-based examples *large, full-colour screenshots Discover everything you need to know about scanning and editing your old photos in this easy-to-use guide; from the most essential tasks that you'll want to perform, to solving the most common problems you'll encounter. Practical. Simple. Fast.

Digital Photography All in One Desk Reference For Dummies

Author: David D. Busch
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0470085991
Release Date: 2006-12-18
Genre: Photography

8 books in 1 - your key to terrific digital photos! Your one-stop, full-color guide to creating digital images with "wow" From picking your camera to posting photos on the Web, here's what you need to know about digital photography in eight easy-to-use minibooks! Packed with full-color examples that will get your creative juices flowing, this guide helps you take better pictures; edit, organize, and share them; restore vintage prints; and more. Discover how to Choose the right camera and software Compose and shoot great pictures Edit images with Photoshop and Photoshop Elements Scan old prints and repair them Print your photos or share them online

How to Archive Family Photos

Author: Denise May Levenick
Publisher: F+W Media, Inc.
ISBN: 9781440341083
Release Date: 2015-04-24
Genre: Reference

Organize and enjoy your family's memories! You've captured countless cherished family photos of babies' first steps, graduations, weddings, holidays, vacations, and priceless everyday moments on your smartphone or digital camera. Perhaps you've inherited a collection of heirloom family photographs, too. But now what? How to Archive Family Photos is a practical how-to guide for organizing your growing digital photo collection, digitizing and preserving heirloom family photos, and sharing your treasured photos. In this book, you'll find: Simple strategies to get your photos out of a smartphone or camera and into a safe storage space Easy methods to organize and back up your digital photos, including file-naming and tagging hints Achievable steps to digitize and preserve heirloom family photos Step-by-step workflows illustrating common photo organizing and digitizing scenarios Checklists for setting up your own photo organization system 25 photo projects to preserve, share, and enjoy your family photos Whether you have boxes full of tintypes and black-and-white photographs, an ever-growing collection of digital photos, or a combination of the two, this book will help you rescue your images from the depths of hard drives and memory cards (or from the backs of closets) so that you can organize and preserve your family photo collection for future generations.

Popular Mechanics

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Release Date: 2005-05
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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.

Ancestry magazine

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Release Date: 2002-07
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Ancestry magazine focuses on genealogy for today’s family historian, with tips for using Ancestry.com, advice from family history experts, and success stories from genealogists across the globe. Regular features include “Found!” by Megan Smolenyak, reader-submitted heritage recipes, Howard Wolinsky’s tech-driven “NextGen,” feature articles, a timeline, how-to tips for Family Tree Maker, and insider insight to new tools and records at Ancestry.com. Ancestry magazine is published 6 times yearly by Ancestry Inc., parent company of Ancestry.com.

Digital Scanning and Photography

Author: Dan Gookin
Publisher:
ISBN: STANFORD:36105028636152
Release Date: 2000
Genre: Computers

Introduces the basics of scanning images and using digital cameras, including tips on selecting equipment, modifying images, adding special effects, and creating online photo albums.

Popular Mechanics

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Release Date: 2003-01
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Popular Mechanics inspires, instructs and influences readers to help them master the modern world. Whether it’s practical DIY home-improvement tips, gadgets and digital technology, information on the newest cars or the latest breakthroughs in science -- PM is the ultimate guide to our high-tech lifestyle.

GIMP Bible

Author: Jason van Gumster
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons
ISBN: 1118081137
Release Date: 2011-02-04
Genre: Computers

The ultimate reference and guide to the GNU image manipulation program GIMP is a free, Photoshop-like image manipulation program, and as its use grows, so does the demand for detailed instruction on how to get the very most out of it. GIMP Bible is the most comprehensive and current independent GIMP reference available that goes beyond official documentation. If you're a digital artist or photographer, the step-by-step explanations in this authoritative guide show you how to power-use GIMP throughout a production pipeline. Topics include understanding the GIMP interface and how to work with it, how to use all of GIMP's tools to create high-quality images, GIMP's default filters and plug-ins, advanced techniques for customization with Python and Scheme scripting, and much more. GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free graphics editor that runs on Linux, Windows, or Macs; it is used to process digital graphics and photographs including creating graphics and logos, resizing and cropping photos, altering colors, combining images, creating basic GIF animated images, and more Whether you're a digital artist, professional photographer, or beginner, this detailed how-to shows you best practices, valuable techniques, and helpful tips for getting the most out of GIMP for your projects Topics include the GIMP interface and how to work with it, in-depth description of GIMP's tools and how to use them to create high-quality images, a comprehensive reference for all of GIMP's default filters and common plug-ins, and advanced customization with Python and Scheme scripting Get the most out of this free image editing tool for your production pipeline with the GIMP Bible. Note: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of eBook file.

Microsoft Windows XP

Author: Joli Ballew
Publisher:
ISBN: 0735619832
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Computers

A guide to the tasks that can be performed using a variety of features and tools of Windows XP, including Windows Media Player 9, Movie Maker 2, and Plus! Digital Media Edition.

Mike Meyers CompTIA A Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs Lab Manual Fourth Edition Exams 220 801 220 802

Author: Mike Meyers
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071795562
Release Date: 2012-08-22
Genre: Computers

Bestselling CompTIA A+ author Mike Meyers provides 130+ hands-on, step-by-step labs—updated for the 2012 exams—so you can practice the IT skills essential for your success With coverage of CompTIA A+ certification exams 220-801 and 220-802, Mike Meyers’ CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs Lab Manual, Fourth Edition contains more than 130 labs that challenge you to solve real-world problems with key concepts. Clear, measurable lab objectives map to certification exam objectives, ensuring direct correspondence to Mike Meyers’ CompTIA A+ Guide to Managing and Troubleshooting PCs, Fourth Edition. Lab solutions are only available to instructors and are not printed inside the book. The Lab Manual also includes materials lists and lab set-up instructions. Step-by-step, not click-by click, lab scenarios require you to think critically, and Hint and Warning icons guide you through potentially tricky situations. Post-lab observation questions measure your understanding of lab results and the key term quiz helps to build your vocabulary.

The Shutterfly Guide to Great Digital Photos

Author: Jeffrey Housenbold
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
ISBN: 0072261668
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Computers

The ideal how-to book for anyone looking to take great digital photos. It covers the basics of how digital cameras work and offer easy-to-follow guidance and general photography tips, from composition and lighting to shooting action shots and getting compelling close-up images.