jtstanco

Lives in United States FL, United States
Joined on Apr 13, 2010

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  • Here is a link to a Lens Rentals Blog post by Roger Cicala showing on an optical bench what can happen with some UV filters. https://www.lensrentals.com/blog/2017/05/yet-another-post-about-my-issue ...
  • Rawtherapee can also be used to perform the raw conversion and then transfer the converted image to GIMP for the rest of the editing.  Rawtherapee is free and open source and is available for ...
  • On the Linux PC, I have been using KDE Plasma more after I installed the Plasma desktop.  There are still some things I find easier in Cinnamon mainly because am more familiar with it.
  • My Linux PC is running Linux Mint 20.03 Cinnamon with the Plasma desktop added.  The  choice of desktop is a log-in time option.  Chromium and Firefox are native .deb apps from the Linux Mint ...
  • The RF mount is the same 54 diameter as the diameter as the EF/EF-S mount which has been used for years on both full frame and APS-C cameras.  Canon did not increase the diameter of their mount ...
  • It was a couple of years ago when I installed Firefox downloaded from the Mozilla website so I don't remember all of the details of how I marked the Debian repository version to not update in ...
  • There is the option of installing Firefox for Linux from a download from the Mozilla site.  In this case, the updates are the same as when you use Firefox on Windows or Mac, i.e. in Firefox you go ...
  • Google Chrome and other Chromium based web browsers hit version 100 about a month before Firefox did.   Google Chrome 100 was released at the end of March and Firefox 100 was released at the ...
  • For most Linux distros, VMware Tools has been replaced by open-vm-tools. I believe that VMware recommends the use of open-vm-tools. I use VMware Fusion Player (my main machine is an Intel Mac). ...
  • Installed a Kubuntu 33.04 in a VMware virtual machine.  Pleasantly surprised to find that I no longer have the issue where VM refuses to remember KDE desktop screen resolution.  Not sure it this ...
  • Linux Mint finally accepted that if they were going to block Snap by default then they needed to include Chromium native in the Linux Mint repository. While I am not against Snap, I switched back ...
  • If I remember right, that term was introduced about 10 years ago but was not widely accepted
  • Good catch. Thanks Should have only mentioned sharing of edited jpeg images.
  • When I need to edit a jpeg original, I save the processed file in the native format of the program I am using (i.e., .psd when I used Photoshop, .afphoto now that I am using Affinity Photo). My ...
  • The information on the Crucial US site is identical
  • The few articles I have seen that mention dates for the crossover to 3 digit browser versions numbers indicate that Firefox will get to version 100 sometime in May.
  • I had a similar but unrelated problem with Adobe Bridge when SD cards larger that 32 GB were introduced.  Per the standards, these cards were formatted ExFAT and not FAT or FAT32.  It took them a ...
  • The Compact Flash Association based the CFexpress interface on the PCIs and NVMe standards. This is different from tradition camera memory cards. My understanding is this was done for both ...
  • Replied in Affinity Photo
    I would start with some video tutorials first and if you still have questions that the videos haven't answered then I would look into getting a book.  I don't have any first hand knowledge of the ...
  • Replied in I Like It
    I agree. If you use plugins, the website version is definitely the way to go.  The stricter Mac App Store rules on sand-boxing prevent some plugins from working that work used to work just fine and ...
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