Tricks with Google Mail Addresses with dots and pluses

June 22, 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Tricks with Google Mail Addresses with dots and pluses

Most people don’t know that Google Mail has some unique “features” when it comes to your email address. All of the following email addresses are exactly the same from Google’s point of view.  All of them will end up in my gmail inbox: greg.wilson@gmail.com (what I commonly share) gregwilson@gmail.com (what some other Greg Wilson commonly […]

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Simple server backups with Amazon S3 and Glacier

June 7, 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Simple server backups with Amazon S3 and Glacier

Amazon recently announced a new feature in Amazon S3 called Lifecycle.  It allows you to create a rule that does one or both of the following based on the age of the objects in the S3 bucket: Move the object to Glacier (super-cheap offline storage) Delete the object permanently from the bucket I decided to […]

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Amazon EC2 user? Don’t ignore reserved instances.

June 4, 2013 | By | 3 Comments
Amazon EC2 user?  Don’t ignore reserved instances.

There are many Amazon EC2 users like me – those with a handful of micro, small, or medium instances to run various web services, etc.   I have a personal account with Amazon with a single EC2 small instance for my aerial photography business website as well as various websites for friends and family.  I recently […]

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Find UI/UX Designers on Behance

April 21, 2013 | By | 1 Comment
Find UI/UX Designers on Behance

Behance is described on http://www.behance.net/about as “The leading online platform to showcase & discover creative work. The creative world updates their work in one place to broadcast it widely and efficiently. Companies explore the work and access talent on a global scale.“. Of course, you’ll find amazing work in graphic design, architecture, photography, illustration, etc., but what […]

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Fantastic Sneak peek at Photoshop Camera Shake Reduction

April 18, 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Fantastic Sneak peek at Photoshop Camera Shake Reduction

Watch the following video now. It’s only 45 seconds long. Yes, it’s real and it’s killer. You’re coming to Adobe MAX to see more exciting developments, right? This MAX is a MUST. Use discount code MXSM13 to save $300.

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Adobe Marketing Cloud Videos approaching 2 million views

April 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Adobe Marketing Cloud Videos approaching 2 million views

One of the best enterprise marketing campaigns I’ve ever seen. Funny AND True! Learn more about the Adobe Marketing Cloud. More videos on this and other topics can be found on Adobe’s YouTube channel.

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Sony NEX-6 Review – my entry into mirrorless

April 16, 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Sony NEX-6 Review – my entry into mirrorless

I’ve been an active photographer for over 25 years both as a hobby and for hire.  During the past 9 years, I’ve had a very active aerial photography business, Tiger Aerial Photography.  I’ve always owned two types of cameras — SLRs (recently the Nikon D70, D200, and D300) and compacts (recently the Panasonic DMC-LX3 and […]

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Keeping up with the Adobe Creative Cloud Evangelists

April 2, 2013 | By | 5 Comments
Keeping up with the Adobe Creative Cloud Evangelists

As we approach Adobe MAX, it can become challenging to keep up with all of the Adobe news!  A couple of years ago, our team created something to help — http://adobeevangelists.com (or RSS version) and now, we’ve improved it. This blog is an aggregation of all of our blogs in chronological order.  When you click an […]

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Creative Cloud Customer Video

April 1, 2013 | By | Add a Comment
Creative Cloud Customer Video

Recently, we added this video to the Adobe Creative Cloud Home Page but I thought it was worth republishing here. Yes, it’s a polished, Adobe-created video, but it matches what I’m hearing from similar customers as they learn about Creative Cloud and start using it. I’ll be posting some of my own customer videos and […]

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