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27 Set/10

Type as a Graphic Image: A Sometimes Ignored Art Tool

Type as a Graphic Image: A Sometimes Ignored Art Tool

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); It is amazing that one of the least known, ignored, or easily under rated graphic design tools is, believe it or not, the font. That’s right, the font. Image credit. Type or typography is becoming a genuine art form within the graphics design world. Still, this incredible resource which lies on every computer geek’s fingertips is not always recognized. Even as graphic artists work night and day with type, it is...

19 Set/10

See what images are being viewed on your network with driftnet

See what images are being viewed on your network with driftnet

(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I want to preface this article by saying I am not, in any way advocating spying on your users. With that said, there are times (and reasons) why you might need to see what images are being viewed on your network. Whether it be an end user who is viewing content that goes against specific company policies or, worse, against the law. When this happens, you might have need or cause to see just what is being viewed from your LAN....

24 Ago/10

ImageGrab, Extract Images From Video

ImageGrab, Extract Images From Video

You sometimes may want to create a screenshot from a video on your computer. Maybe you want to write about the video and need a screenshot to visualize a scene, maybe you want to distribute the video, and maybe you just want to catalog all your videos and want to add screenshots for identification purposes. Whatever the reason, ImageGrab is way more comfortable than the manual way of pressing PrintScreen on the keyboard, and processing the image in an image editor. ImageGrab requires that...




22 Lug/10

JPEG View, Fast Windows Image Viewer

JPEG View, Fast Windows Image Viewer

Many free and commercial image viewers are available for the Windows operating system. Windows ships for instance with the Windows Photo Viewer, an ok but not brilliant image viewer. Free alternatives include FastStone Image Viewer, XnView or Irfanview, commercial ones the excellent Fast Picture Viewer. JPEG View is a free Open source alternative. It can, despite its name open several image formats including JPEG, PNG, TIFF or Gif. The photo viewer sports a minimalistic design that hides...

13 Lug/10

Beautiful Examples of Bokeh Photography

Beautiful Examples of Bokeh Photography

The word ‘bokeh’ derives from the Japanese for ‘blur’ or ‘haze’, and in photography describes the effect found in out-of-focus regions of images. Different lens designs, aperture shapes and sizes, and various depths of field have profound effects on the type and extent of bokeh produced in a photograph. Bokeh happens in the areas of an image beyond the depth of focus; by playing with focus and lens, photographers can create some stunning images. This...

16 Giu/10

Download Google Books

Download Google Books

Google Books offers a vast library of books and magazines. Some books and magazines are provided as full digital copies that can be read online while others are only available as previews or summaries. Download options are not provided on Google Books which leaves users with no other choice than to read the books and magazines online or use a third party tool to download them to the local computer. We reviewed the Google Books Downloader back in 2009. The now defunct tool offered an option...

27 Mag/10

PCMOVER IMAGE ASSISTANT RESTORE XP OR VISTA

PCMOVER IMAGE ASSISTANT RESTORE XP OR VISTA

Ripristinare un’immagine disco su un computer diverso, in generale significa che qualsiasi contenuto già esistente sul disco rigido viene eliminato, e la macchina viene restituita a uno stato precedente, infatti avremo grosse difficoltà ad avviarla e quindi perderemo: le impostazioni, i programmi, documenti, etc. Con l’avvento di PCmover Image Assistant, a detta della Laplink Software, sta introducendo un nuovo concetto, quando si tratta di ripristinare un’immagine...

21 Mag/10

Simple "Call To Action" Button With CSS & jQuery

Simple "Call To Action" Button With CSS & jQuery

Call to action in web design is a term used for elements in a web page that solicit an action from the user (clicking, hovering, etc). Today we’re going to create an effective and awesome call to action button with some CSS and jQuery that grab the user’s attention and entice him to click . Throughout this tutorial we’ll explain every line of used code with details and hope it will be useful for you. The following tutorial uses HTML, CSS and jQuery with difficulty...

11 Apr/10

Display Only Images On Image Hosting Sites

Display Only Images On Image Hosting Sites

Many webmasters and Internet users host images on so called image hosting websites that allow them to store the images. This process is helpful for users who do not have their personal storage space on the Internet and webmasters who want to save bandwidth by hosting the images remotely. Image hosting sites have received a bad reputation lately because of the amount of advertisement that they display on their websites. Developers have found ways to reduce the number of those elements...

29 Mar/10

File And Image Uploader Revisited

File And Image Uploader Revisited

We reviewed File And Image Uploader back in 2009 for the first time and found it to be a very comprehensive and useful tool to upload files and images to file hosts on the Internet. Many things have changed since our first review of the portable software program which is why we have decided to take the opportunity to review the latest version of the program which has been released a few days ago. File And Image Uploader currently supports 280 working hosting services on the Internet of...

24 Feb/10

Webcam Gadget for Windows

Webcam Gadget for Windows

If you look at the available gadgets for Windows Vista and Windows 7 you notice that most provide the same features like displaying hardware stats, time and date or media related information. Windows users have to dig deeper to find gadgets that do not belong in a category that is swarmed with the same type of gadget; TWIV, which stands for Timed Web Image Viewer, is such a gadget. The gadget can be configured to display an image by entering an url that is pointing to that image. It can...

23 Feb/10

Image Error Level Analysis

Image Error Level Analysis

Is an photo or image real or has it been tampered with? That is a question that sometimes needs to be answered not only because of curiosity but also for more important matters like solving a crime or deciding whether to publish a photo in a magazine or paper. The Image Error Level Analysis is an online service that offers one approach to finding out if an image is real or if it has been photoshopped. It works by pasting an image location on the Internet into the online form on the website. “Error...

15 Gen/10

Importance of Web Interactivity: Tips and Examples

Importance of Web Interactivity: Tips and Examples

There are many elements that go into the creation of a website. A website is the best medium to communicate with users from all over the world. It is therefore essential, it should be designed in such a way that users should be attracted and be engaged on the site. This is when a website can reach its users effectively. Designers have often wondered about the secret ingredient to make a website appealing. The combination of design and functionality is something every designer wishes...

13 Gen/10

25 Breathtaking Examples of Nature Photography

25 Breathtaking Examples of Nature Photography

If you’re a nature lover you definitely going to like this collection. This post highlights 25 of the most stunning shots of nature photography. There are plethora of places and scenes on this earth we must at least see for once. Nature photography tends to put a more importance on the aesthetic value of the image than other types of photography. Most nature photographers prefer no human present in their photos, they want to attain pure, immaculate landscapes that are devoid of...

9 Gen/10

A few cool plugins for The GIMP (and how to add them)

A few cool plugins for The GIMP (and how to add them)

One of the many nicer aspects of the GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Project) is that, like Photoshop, you can extend it’s usability by adding plug-ins and scripts. These plug-ins are quite numerous (and can be found on the GIMP Plug-in Registry). Not only can you find plug-ins, you can also find perl, script-fu, and python scripts for The GIMP. These plugins (and scripts) range from the general to the very specific. In this article I am going to highlight a few of these plugins as...

9 Gen/10

A few cool plugins for The GIMP (and how to add them)

A few cool plugins for The GIMP (and how to add them)

One of the many nicer aspects of the GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Project) is that, like Photoshop, you can extend it’s usability by adding plug-ins and scripts. These plug-ins are quite numerous (and can be found on the GIMP Plug-in Registry). Not only can you find plug-ins, you can also find perl, script-fu, and python scripts for The GIMP. These plugins (and scripts) range from the general to the very specific. In this article I am going to highlight a few of these plugins as...

30 Dic/09

30+ Free Online Multimedia (Photo, Audio, Video) Editors

30+ Free Online Multimedia (Photo, Audio, Video) Editors

We tend to rely heavily on our favorite desktop applications like Photoshop, GIMP, Audacity, Adobe Premier and so on when it comes to dealing with multimedia files. What if we are on a public machine that doesn’t have the software we need, or worst, what if these public machines prevent users from installing applications? That is where web applications come in handy. Web applications have gained much attention and popularity over the pass few years. The reasons are simple –...

27 Nov/09

File Hosting Upload Manager File & Image Uploader

File Hosting Upload Manager File & Image Uploader

We reviewed an earlier version of the file hosting upload manager File & Image Uploader back in May and came to the conclusion that it was a file uploader’s dream come true. There was not much to criticize with 150+ file hosting services supported, portability, parallel uploads and premium account support. The developer on the other hand is recently working on a new version of this program and we decided to take a look at the latest version (which is a release candidate for File...

14 Nov/09

Keep Your Wallpaper Fresh with Cross-Platform Wally [Downloads]

Keep Your Wallpaper Fresh with Cross-Platform Wally [Downloads]

Windows/Mac/Linux: If you’ve been sporting the same desktop wallpaper since the Bush administration, it might be time to mix it up a little. Wally is a lightweight wallpaper changer that pulls images from a wide pool of sources. For a simple wallpaper refresh, you can simply point Wally at a folder on your computer and set the interval at which you want the wallpaper to refresh. If you don’t have a huge stash of wallpaper, or you’re tired of your collection, you can have...

9 Set/09

"Up To" and Other Common Car Dealer Phrases to Watch For [Negotiation]

"Up To" and Other Common Car Dealer Phrases to Watch For [Negotiation]

Car dealerships have cultivated countless ways to take you for a ride (pun intended). Foremost among them: the use of industry-specific jargon. Consumer-focused automotive web site Edmunds takes a look at common linguistic lies. Photo by clayirving. A journalist from Edmunds went undercover as a salesman to learn the tactics dealers use to jack up a car’s price. One quick lesson: be on the lookout for the phrase “up to.” If, for example, you offer $300 as your preferred...