Category Archives: Software


Photographs as specimens: Adding value.

When entomologists (or collectors in any other branch of zoology) collect a specimen or specimens, they know that they will have little value until they properly labelled. Labelling with the date and location are the […]

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Lightroom and Blue Skies

I have decided to remove the mangled YouTube slide in the previous post, and redo the it as a blog-based slide show for this new post, with more details on what was taking place. Adobe Lightroom […]

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In the News…

Two news items that macro photographers may be interested in: ♦ Adobe has released the new Lightroom 4. beta. I haven’t had a chance to play with it yet (and I may not any time soon), but Sean McCormack at Pixiq gives […]

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White Backgrounds – Part II

(N.B. 12 Nov 2013. I now use this white box.) Due to overwhelming popular demand (thanks, Ted!) I have been discussing how I make bug images with white backgrounds without the need of tedious PhotoShop work. […]

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