I'm going to set up a linux server on a spare desktop I have. I want to share my photos, download torrent files and back up my files. I need software suggestions and also any tips you might have! [more inside]
Will iPhoto use directory names as album names when importing photos from a Windows machine? [more inside]
How do I find a reputable photographer who will take artistic nude black and white photos of me? [more inside]
Looking for an image hosting solution that allows anyone to upload photos with some sort of approval process. [more inside]
Where can I buy 4x5 Polaroid Sheet Film in Rome? [more inside]
Blogfilter: What is the etiquette about using photos found on other people's sites? [more inside]
I’m looking for a place to purchase high quality pictures (like 8x10 photos for matting and framing) of musicians/bands from the 50’s on up. Something similar to Photofile.com for sports pictures. Photofile has some music products however they have large minimum orders. Thanks so much for your time. Have a great one. [more inside]
Desktop Publishing-Filter: I'm assisting someone in completing his memoir. He has a number of family photos that he would like to scan in and insert into the text in various chapters. Help me figure out what we need. [more inside]
Why doesn't my computer recognize my USB flash card reader anymore? It makes a noise when I put it in and remove it, but it doesn't show up as a removable device and I can't seem to figure out how to access it (I'm on Windows XP). [more inside]
Is there a way that I can make a photo slideshow with mac os x and burn it to a cd or dvd and then pop it into a windows xp computer and have it play? [more inside]
I'm looking for blogs that are focused on linking to good, interesting photos. The type of photo doesn't really matter. Photojournalism and fine art, landscapes, nature, street, wildlife, etc are all great (oversaturated stock photos that look like they belong on inspirational posters are not great). I'm not looking for blogs that feature the work of a single photographer. I am looking for blogs that express the POV of one person or a small group of people about what they find interesting. [more inside]
Looking for online photo hosting software that combines the good parts of flickr and facebook hosting, of course there is... [more inside]
How do you prevent people from hotlinking photos from your typepad blog? [more inside]
The Verizon Motorola E815 cell phone comes with about 30 junk photos that won't delete, using up memory and making browsing the photos you want difficult. Has anyone figured out a way to delete them?
Flickr Newb Question: I have a free Flickr account and have uploaded a dozen or so pics over the year or so that I've had it. Now I'd like to put all of my family photos (about 17GB worth) up on Flickr for 2 reasons [more inside]
So, my friend, a new Mac user, accidentally deleted roughly five years worth of personal photos from his computer. Yeah. Is there any way to get them back? [more inside]
My wife and I are expecting our first child soon, and I've been looking for a site that would allow us to post photographs, videoclips, maybe a journal/blog, etc., and then allow family members/friends to log-in and view them. Has anyone used such a site they'd recommend strongly? [more inside]
I need to know if I'm doing something wrong by displaying a derivative digital art piece. [more inside]
Help me look good for my University grad photos. My partner and I are getting our professional grad photos done next week and want tips on how to look our best. Specifically: to (fake) tan, or not; how much makeup; what colour makeup; what to do with my ugly short hair and; what to do with her dreadlocks. (Good luck with the dreadlocks!) [more inside]
What's going on with Flickr? Myself, my wife, and people we know, are getting dozens of our photos favourited...by people with no photos of their own, no profile, and no contacts. And they never leave any comments. What's this all about? Some kind of scam? Spam? Or completely innocent?
What's the best photo storage solution? Specifically, I'm looking for a service with both online and offline components, unlimited storage, and fast and easy tagging / uploading / searching / viewing. Does such a site exist? [more inside]
I can't believe I don't know this, but how do I transfer jpeg photos from my computer to a writeable CD? I tried to write the files to a CD-RW, but Windows XP keeps telling me the disk is not compatible. It's just a standard CD-RW I bought at Staples. Do I need some sort of special Picture CD or something?
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]
What are some good ways to create an affordable hard-bound photo book online? [more inside]
What kind of pictures (photos) render best on canvas. I am trying to get a large sized photo-on-canvas frame from a night-time city shot. The picture I have in mind are night time photos of city skylines (manhattan from brooklyn) Would this look good when converted to canvas ? What other suggestions does the hive mind have when it comes to shooting digital images for framing on canvas
Are digital photo viewer keyrings any good? [more inside]
Inspired by this photo of Walt Disney, Richard Nixon, and Art Linkletter, I'm looking for more photos of odd celebrity pairings. [more inside]
I've read through the other questions on this topic but can't find what I'm looking for: a free or almost free Flash plugin for photo galleries. It's not Slide Show Pro and it's not Simple Viewer. What is it? [more inside]
How extensively are professional modeling photos retouched (i.e., those in Vogue and similar publications)? I've heard that this is a common practice, but I'm curious as to how much the photos are altered from the original image. Was this possible before the advent of Photoshop?
How can I store our company stock photos? [more inside]
Can anyone recommend any good online resources containing reference images, specifically fashion, throughout various historical decades/eras? [more inside]
Where can I find some fantastic photos of the Amazon Rainforest? [more inside]
I've browsed the archives but not really come up with anything satisfying. What should I do for archiving media? [more inside]
I've been having a bit of problem getting my WB set just right on my new 30D. I think the canon's have a tendency to AUTOWB a bit too cool for my taste. I'm thinking about getting an Expodisc or something like it. Do they really work as well as the advertising says in setting your custom White Balance? Could I achieve the same effect by putting tissue paper or tracing paper on the lens while setting Custom WB? Help!
My coworkers took some photos of a movie being shot near our office building and I posted them online in my blog. [more inside]
This is a two part question: Which every day lens should I buy for my dSLR, and what other camera accessories should I get? There is [more inside]
I've accumulated a bunch of photos in my Flickr account of me with (now ex) girlfriends, and women who I've had shorter-term involvments with. [more inside]
Can someone suggest a lightweight app (preferably *AMP platform) for user-editable profiles and photos? [more inside]
My wife says I never order digital prints. Is there a way to have a folder that I can put photos into, and at the end of say, every month, uploads and orders them to be shipped to me by a service like snapfish or winkflash?
These photos will populate my local database with photos of people for a dating site (this is just for dev purposes, a work in progress). I thought I'd write something to scrape them off hotornot.com or something similar, but perhaps there's an easier route (for free)?
Handling digital photos and movies on a mac. Ex-PC user here! [more inside]
Please help with a sticky photo album problem. [more inside]
What's a good filesharing server+client combination for sharing thousands of small (~3 MiB) files? [more inside]
Where can I find a large database of photgraphs like this that are in the public domain? I'm also looking for a large site with pictures from World War I that are free to use. [more inside]
How to organise very messy folders of digital photos? [more inside]
Is there an easy way to resize a batch of photos in Windows Explorer? This looked promising, but as far as I can tell, it doesn't work. I'm sick of opening every picture individually!
How to Batch Rename images based on caption in IPTC? [more inside]