Digital Scrapbooking Community News

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Monday, August 28, 2006 launches to keep up with Viral Video 'Gestation' Phenomenon, to be featured on Inside Edition

(PRLEAP.COM) announced that Matt and Carlin Pressnall, the creators of the popular viral video ‘9 months of gestation in 20 seconds,’ will be featured on the nationally syndicated television show "Inside Edition" the week of August 21st, 2006. The video demonstrates a pregnancy with time-lapse photography.

[content removed] is dedicated to helping others preserve, share, and enjoy memories. The site offers advice on what do with all those digital files that end up hidden away on hard drives when they could be turned into amazing slideshows, professional looking photobooks, and jaw-dropping DVDs. will also allow users to freely share their own ideas with others and form a community interested in digital scrapbooking as a celebration of their lives.

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Saturday, August 26, 2006

How to create a digital scrapbook


It seems that everyone I know is scrapbooking – the documenting of life's special events and memories. Someone is always chronicling something – a child's recital, a bridal shower, a trip to Paris, a pet's birthday.

Like many hobbies, it can be time-consuming, costly and require work space. Digital scrapbooking, the art of doing it all on your computer, allows you to flex your creative muscle while saving on time, money and space.

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Tuesday, August 22, 2006

Digital Scrapbooking from Epson

Epson America, Inc. today announced the availability of four digital scrapbooking reference guides - "Introduction to Technology," "Digital Scrapbooking Kits," "Divine Secrets of the Design Sisterhood," and "Scrapbooker's Guide to Photo Corrections & Artistic Effects" - which provide consumers with useful instructions on using technology as yet one more scrapbooking technique. From basic techniques describing how to use a digital camera, photo printer and scanner, to more advanced instruction detailing ways to use Adobe(R) Photoshop Elements image-editing software to enhance photos and create digital scrapbook pages, these reference guides are designed for consumers at every skill level.

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Wednesday, August 16, 2006

25 Photoshop (CS2) Tips for Photographers


(Jun Miranda is the first Philippine-based Adobe Certified Instructor, Adobe Certified Expert for Photoshop CS, and CompTIA’s Certified Technical Trainer. He is also the President and Program Director of the Philippine Center for Creative Imaging, Past President of the Camera Club of the Philippines, the founding president of the Club de Camera Digital and a member of the National Association of Photoshop Professionals.)

Although they are meant primarily for photographers, the tips I compiled here are also useful to any Photoshop user. Some tips are not limited to Photoshop CS2 only.

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Monday, August 07, 2006

Google warns on 'unsafe' websites

Google has started warning users if they are about to visit a webpage that could harm their computer.

The warning will pop up if users click on a link to a page known to host spyware or other malicious programs.

The initiative comes out of a larger project cataloguing programs that plague people with unwanted ads, spy on web habits or steal personal data.
Google is one of several companies trying to act as an "in-flight adviser" to ensure people stay safe online.

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