Photo accepted at Dreamstime

Photo accepted at Dreamstime

I already have some images at Dreamstime from when I had a point and shoot camera, so unlike Shutterstock, which is the top stock agency for images, I uploaded a photo to dreamstime to see how I would go and it got accepted. It was taken with a zoom lens. Now, why am I satisfied […]

Free screen capture utilities

Free screen capture utilities

Free screen capture utilities I know you can use your Shift and Print screen keypads, but these programs allow you to be more specific with your requirements Image Co-Tracker is a tool for creating the database of images from the Internet. It automatically captures the image itself, its Internet address, the Internet address where it […]

Online graphic generators – buttons, backgrounds, bullets, logos

Online graphic generators – buttons, backgrounds, bullets, logos

On-line free graphic image generators These first lot of generators are rather outdated. You will see down the bottom though some cool web 2.0 generators Cooltext: text, buttons, logos, fonts: all free Animation Online:Some free animated and flash banners and text. Crecon Banner Creation: banners Custom Sign generator Offers thousands of free dynamic JPEG & […]

Podcasting, downloading, making and editing

Podcasting, downloading, making and editing

Podcasting Downloading To download podcasts, my radio choice is Juice. You need to download this first. It is free. Then your podcasts automatically appear in ‘My documents’. Most podcasts were too large to download to the mobile however. Make a podcast If you are familiar with PHP and want to create your own podcasts, here […]

Colour pickers for the web designer and graphic designer

Colour pickers for the web designer and graphic designer

These colour pickers are very useful for an adsense background, text and URL colour so that the ads fits into your site or so any code from outside your web site fits in. I tend to use ColorZilla for Firefox is an add-on that assists web developers and graphic designers with color related tasks – […]

Free gallery makers for photos

There are heaps of photo galleries on the internet as digital photography becomes the norm. Here are just some of them. I ma lucky, because with this paid theme I have I can make galleries to show you one such gallery here. Flash photo gallery maker can create gorgeous photo flash slideshows in SWF format […]

Firefox addons for web designers

Firefox add-ons for web designers My brother, who started in computing at the very beginning and spent his working life programming, was helping me network my computer. I noticed that he used IE a lot and I asked if he ever used Firefox. No he said. I was surprised, because apart from Firefox being more […]

Making a picture with a transparent background

Making a picture with a transparent background

Making transparent gifs Here we mean both how to make a gif transparent and how to make a transparent gif. Make a gif transparent in PaintShop Pro X5 Only gifs can be made transparent. Save an image as a gif and close the image. Re-open it and use the dropper tool to right click on […]

How to make a picture tube in Paint shop pro

How to make a picture tube in Paint shop pro

How to make a picture tube in PaintShop Pro X5 You can get your image that you are going to use to make a tube into PSP in a variety of ways, but I am going to assume you have your image on your hard disk. I assume you have your PSP open. I assume […]