Monthly Archives: August 2014

Shooting better photos for the web (site)

Shooting better photos for website templates – notes from yesterday’s workshop. Image Size: largest .jpg, closest to 16:9. On my old Nikon D80 this is 3872 x 2592 (closer to 6:4) Not RAW due to our post-processing limitations and workflow. … Continue reading

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OSX Keyboard settings making GravityForms in Safari look bad…

Ever had a user of one of your GravityForms say they enter the form but no entries appear? Before you dismiss their claim, check this out.. Careful checking of one such complaint revealed that the user was TABbing through a … Continue reading

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Setlists – Bands [Geezers, Industrial Chaplain, and more…]

Shoulda done this a long time ago: flic.kr/s/aHsk1mskA4 (Thought I had lost my blue ‘Grover Allman’ folder with all the old security blanket setlists, chords and tabs). Fortunately I hadnt! Fang – Mike Seyfang

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Upgrading my FrSKY Taranis from OpenTX-r2834 to v2.08

Since I got my Frsky Taranis X9D for Christmas last year, I have been running (happily) on opentx-r2834 firmware (from Dec2013) and using Companion9x v1.52 on two Macs (one osx 10.6 snowleopard, the other osx 10.7 lion). Why change? Because … Continue reading

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iPhone 4s Personal Hotspot Amaysim (Optus)

My AMAYSIM sim card in my iPhone4s running iOS 6.0 has served me well for many years. Especially using the Personal Hotspot over WiFi while travelling. But recently it stopped working (To enable Personal Hotspot on this account, contact OPTUS … Continue reading

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WAMP – quick/dirty way to enable remote MySQL queries to Windows PC wordpress database tables

Having installed a bitnami Windows Apache MySQL PHP (WAMP) stack on my PC, I was surprised to find how tricky it was to enable remote access to the WordPress Database Tables from my mac. Turns out that MyPHPadmin is only … Continue reading

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