Lexar SD Cards, USB Flash Drives Discontinued

Micron, the parent company of the Lexar line of SD Cards (for digital cameras, etc) and USB Flash Drives, etc.  has announced it is discontinuing the Lexar product line. “The company will continue to provide support to existing customers through this transition period. Customers should contact their Lexar sales representative to discuss specific requirements.”   […]

On today’s Tech Tip, Chet shares a free, easy to use tool that enables you to create cool looking photo collages.
Whether it’s for a graphic for an upcoming speech or presentation, your next eBook, workshop handout, blog or social media post… Chet shares how easy it is to use but also shows some of the powerful features available.

Photo captured on my iPhone outside my Dentist’s office.  I first was working on the collection of the flowers but saw the bee buzzing and carefully moved into the shot to capture the bee still on the flower.  I used the Tune Image setting in the Snapseed App and once saved also added the rustic looking frame (border) from the Snapped App. (Captured on iPhone, Edited in Snapseed App)

For those of you who are on the social media platform Instagram –  you likely know I am a huge fan of the Golden Gate Bridge that spans San Francisco and Marin counties in California, USA. This week I was at the bridge for a few minutes before an appointment and I was walking along the seawall – I captured a handful of photos using my iPhone.  Then I saw this rusty old chain and as I moved around I noticed how it was a nice “dance” with the Bridge itself.  I captured several photos but liked this the most.  I did add some processing using the Snapseed App (available for both Apple and Windows platform) using both the Tune Image setting along with the HDR Scape setting. (iPhone, Snapseed App)

How to Capture Clear Photos of Moving Kids and Animals on Your iPhone

I was asked by a student in my iPhone Photography Secrets class this week about capturing photos of their 7 year-old daughter. Here is my initial reply: While the iPhone 5 (and 4S) do have a very good camera it does have it’s limitations – there are certain scenarios where compact cameras or other higher […]