Chrome Sign In

For students having trouble signing into Chrome with their DSBN account, enter this address directly into the Chrome address bar and you should be able to sign in properly: chrome://chrome-signin Why sign into Chrome? It will sync your bookmarks and Chrome extensions so wherever you are logged into Chrome (other classes, at home, on your …

Lady in Havana Smoking a Cigar

My latest website header image.  (The header images are chosen at random from this collection.) The picture was taken in Havana, Cuba, in December 2012 using a Nikon 1 J2 mirrorless camera with a 10-30 mm lens.

Tree in Niagara Falls

Download this photo into your working folder. Rename the file “Full Name Tree Assignment.jpg”. Using Photoshop, Photoshop Elements, Affinity Photo, or GIMP, edit out the tree so the falls are unobstructed. You may wish to refer to this tutorial on how to use the Clone tool. Hand in to the relevant handin folder. Already done this …

Affinity Designer Tutorials

This is a work in progress… Affinity Designer 1.5 Overview (marketing video) (difficulty: n/a) The A to Z of Affinity Designer (“This A to Z list breaks down all the tools and panels, including some useful functions and features. It includes links to Affinity’s official short video tips and descriptions of what each tool can …

Email Assignment

What is a “Professional Use” Email Account? A professional use email account is one that you would not be embarrassed to use with your employer or with the public. It must also be an accurate representation of your full name, not a nickname. Also, it must be an email address that is not related to your ISP …

I Hate Sand Roads!

Added as a header photo for this site. Don’t worry, no riders were injured in the making of this photo! After getting the bike vertical again, I elected to ride on the grassy patch along the side of the road. It was much easier!

Article: How (and why) to use Google Photos on your iPhone or iPad

Article source: https://goo.gl/OyllG4 Installing Google Photos on your mobile device is a recommendation I make to all my students. If you take pictures with your smartphone, it’s silly not to use Google Photos. At a minimum, it serves as a safe backup for all your photos, at no cost to you. A bonus is that Google …

A Trio of Goldfinches

This picture, I’ll admit, was a total accident. I was shooting through some thick brush which, being so out of focus, ended up giving this photo a ghostly, swooshy feel. It wasn’t what I was expecting at all, but I like the effect.