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Where's a good place for a free, simple, trouble-free photo blog?

Hey, I'm traveling and I want to start a blog to catalogue my adventures. Just something for friends and family that's a bit nicer and a little more personal than Facebook. Must be free, fairly traditional blog format (not Tumblr), emphasis on photography with captions. [more inside]
posted by Scientist on May 15, 2014 - 10 answers

Still looking for a printer.

I tried this last week but got no response, so I'm going to ask again in a somewhat more general way. I'm looking for a good photo printer that is reliable, takes lots of different paper sizes, doesn't cost a ton, and is relatively cheap to run. [more inside]
posted by Scientist on Dec 13, 2013 - 7 answers

So bright you gotta wear shades

Can someone please point me to a step-by-step on how to fix this type of bad photo? I do not have photoshop, I can download GIMP or whatever freeware is popular and easy for home use these days. [more inside]
posted by Talia Devane on Jun 20, 2013 - 24 answers

Need help on downloading pictures from Nikon Coolpix camera

When I download my pictures to my computer from my Nikon Coolpix S630, it always downloads ALL the pics instead of just the new pictures I just took. How do I download only the new pics? [more inside]
posted by lynnie-the-pooh on May 12, 2012 - 3 answers

My ex-wife is not rational.

Is it illegal to post photos of children on the Internet without both their parent's permission? [more inside]
posted by doomtop on Feb 27, 2012 - 30 answers

How to best organize a lifetime of family photos?

Elderly parent has boxes and boxes of photos which are not in any particular order. Some are loose, some are in albums, and a few are on CDs. I have offered to assist in the organization and scanning of some or all of these photos. What would be the easiest way to accomplish this? [more inside]
posted by mintchip on Jun 14, 2011 - 8 answers

Simple PHP gallery with RSS and easy uploads?

I'm looking for really simple PHP image gallery software that does RSS, automatically parses a directory of images, and automatically generates thumbnails. That's really about it. [more inside]
posted by odinsdream on Apr 19, 2011 - 9 answers

Photo processing / Flickr toolchain for Mac?

I have a bunch of photos I haven't uploaded to Flickr. Why? Because it's a pain with the tools I have now. I want to be able to color-correct, title, caption, tag, and upload photos from my Mac as fast as possible. [more inside]
posted by tellumo on Feb 28, 2011 - 7 answers

Please don't tell me I'll have to print this photo book on Bible paper...

What is the best strategy for self publishing a very lengthy photo book? I'm looking for the sweet spot of quality and price. [more inside]
posted by ocherdraco on Dec 28, 2010 - 7 answers

Low-end used Nikon DSLR for a beginner

What's a good used Nikon DSLR for a beginner? Any models out there that also do video? Looking to spend $300-$400 on the camera body, another $200-$300 on a lens and I have no idea at which of the zillion models to focus my eBay searches on. [more inside]
posted by exhilaration on Oct 14, 2010 - 14 answers

Upload iPhone Photos while Multitasking?

iPhone App: I want to upload EVERY photo I take, to Flickr, immediately after being taken. This means that I want the app to upload in the background, REGARDLESS of what I'm doing. I may hit the home button and go on to another app, or I may just throw the phone in my pocket. I want the new spiffy multitasking to work as promised and upload my photos. I want to use this as my main camera app. I use a 3GS, so multitasking does work fine. [more inside]
posted by Merlin144 on Sep 7, 2010 - 14 answers

Does ice-cream have a "good side?"

Help me take pretty pictures of food. [more inside]
posted by Nattie on Apr 17, 2010 - 19 answers

How best to gift printed photos?

My boyfriend took a ton of nice photographs while visiting India this summer. I'd like to get many of them printed. How best to present multiple photographs in an attractive, inexpensive way? [more inside]
posted by anthropomorphic on Feb 15, 2010 - 9 answers

Flickr alternatives for foreigners?

Are there better alternatives to flickr for sharing photos with a large group of international people? I'm trying to come up with an easy way to have access from the US to people's photos from abroad -- particularly the Mid East, Philippines, South Africa, and Argentina -- without having to e-mail multiple attachments or send photo CDs through the mail. [more inside]
posted by thebazilist on Jan 6, 2010 - 7 answers

Turning thousands of photos into billions of bits?

My dad has many thousands of photos in 35mm slide and print form (the output of 40 years as a photography hobbyist). He's looking for an archival-quality photo scanner that can handle both formats, as well as provide some degree of bulk-load automation. What should he get?
posted by killdevil on Apr 16, 2009 - 14 answers

How do I post many photos for a group to view?

I'm taking lots of photos for my community theater group, and I want to post them online for cast members to view and download. What's the best way to do that? [more inside]
posted by rdauphin on Jan 31, 2009 - 15 answers

How do I take a self photograph once per day and create an animation from it?

How do I take a self photograph once per day and create an animation from it? [more inside]
posted by idyllhands on Dec 18, 2008 - 8 answers

Best low-light lens for Nikon D80?

I am looking for a lens for my Nikon D80 that works well in low-light conditions. Something relatively compact and not too expensive would be best. [more inside]
posted by bollockovnikov on Dec 10, 2008 - 12 answers

Where does mac store thumbnails of photos and videos?

Where does mac store thumbnails of photos and videos? e.g. Finder thumbnails an SD disk I have plugged in that I pulled out of my digital camera. (where are those thumbnails?) e.g. A folder of movies are thumbnailed.
posted by guptaxpn on Nov 23, 2008 - 10 answers

I'm a lot better looking in person. No, seriously!

I don't take good pictures and I think it's putting a crimp in my style online-personal-wise. What can I do to get guys to meet me in person? [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 17, 2007 - 29 answers

I am looking for some interesting places in Boston to take photographs of. Mainly, I am looking for grungy looking places with a lot of graffiti, or basically some abandoned places which have good looking but run down textures.

I am looking for some interesting places in Boston to take photographs of. Mainly, I am looking for grungy looking places with a lot of graffiti, or basically some abandoned places which have good looking but run down textures. [more inside]
posted by cheero on Oct 12, 2007 - 8 answers

What is the weirdest, scariest public domain picture you have ever seen?

Can you recommend me some bizarre and/or threatening public domain photographs? [more inside]
posted by goodnewsfortheinsane on Oct 4, 2007 - 15 answers

Photography music?

Looking for songs about photography [more inside]
posted by cccorlew on Sep 19, 2007 - 53 answers

Windows photo reviewer?

Looking for a photo reviewer for Windows that will let me cull my bad photos quickly and efficiently. [more inside]
posted by sprocket87 on Jun 26, 2007 - 16 answers

Where can I buy 4x5 Polaroid Sheet Film in Rome?

Where can I buy 4x5 Polaroid Sheet Film in Rome? [more inside]
posted by Bengston on May 13, 2007 - 1 answer

Become a wedding photographer in 2 months

It's been suggested that I take wedding pictures at my friend's upcoming wedding in February as the bride and groom are doing a nice low-key affair. What camera do I get, and how do I get good decent at it in 2 months? 3 parts inside [more inside]
posted by 0xFCAF on Dec 30, 2006 - 39 answers

How to look "more like yourself" in snapshots.

Do you "pose" for snapshots? Should I? It has been kindly brought to my attention that I look like crap in photos--worse than in person. [more inside]
posted by QueSeraSera on May 17, 2006 - 20 answers

How can I prevent redeye when people take pictures of me?

How can I prevent redeye when people take pictures of me? [more inside]
posted by chos on May 2, 2006 - 11 answers

Couple questions re: printing digital pictures.

A few questions about printing digital photos in NYC, and tangentially, the legality thereof. [more inside]
posted by Vidiot on Oct 21, 2005 - 19 answers

How old is the photographed smile?

When did people start smiling for photographs? What is the oldest extant photograph of someone smiling (whether for the camera or incidentally)?
posted by pracowity on Aug 27, 2005 - 17 answers

By the lamp's flickr

What are the alternatives to flickr? [more inside]
posted by krisjohn on Mar 28, 2005 - 9 answers

Is there a good place online to find lots of photos of past US Presidents?

Is there a good place online to find lots of photos of past US Presidents? [more inside]
posted by Ignatius J. Reilly on Apr 7, 2004 - 4 answers

Lens advice for a Nikon D70?

I'm thinking of buying the new Nikon D70 digital, Nikons answer to the Canon Rebel. What lens should I get? I want to do travel photography big landscapes, nature, and occasional cultural/people shots. Someone mentioned this 17-35mm as very good but is that the best for this kind of photography?
posted by stbalbach on Apr 1, 2004 - 2 answers

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