photography

The autographer – a camera that records extra data (metadata)

I’d love to give an Auotgrapher camera a try.  How could a camera that records temperature, speed,compass (direction), motion,  GPS and time be used? Really interesting idea isn’t it? It could add a whole new range of contextual information to videos and photography. Although I do wonder if you would need an altimeter or if the GPS and compass to know the altitude. What about ...

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Push IG photos into ANY facebook page album and how to get an archive of instagram

Remember IFTTT? The worldest coolest little scripting tool for all sorts of magic? Well, here is my post about how to get started with IFTTT – IF This Then That If you’re like me and been completely frustrated by the fact that your Instagram pix do not actually live at Facebook – it’s just an embedded slideshow sort of thing, which while nifty is NOT ...

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Using IFTTT to push instagram to a secondary tumblr blog (or for anything)

Apparently, I signed up for IFTTT a while ago, but I haven’t done anything with it, until I read about this tumblr user who wanted to push his instagram pix to a secondary tumblr blog. His thought was to use the post via email – this approach who would work for most blogs (look under settings to find your blog by email address). Basically what that ...

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How to fix Instagram not posting to Facebook Timeline

Instagramers: Your photos may not be posting to timeline OR your news feed but will just go into an instagram folder at Facebook. IG is aware of the problem but seems more focused on the News Feed portion. My IG pix stopped posting 2 days ago and do not post to either the news feed or the timeline. Here’s the dets from IG: http://help.instagram.com/customer/portal/articles/493007-facebook-news-feed-share-not-working I ...

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Getting your content from Facebook – for archiving, Google+ and more

So, you’ve written a lot of notes and would now like to turn them into a blog or perhaps you have a ton of photos on facebook but now need a copy of them – lost your originals (egads), or you’d like to move them to Flickr or Picasa (which is also shared thru to Google+). There are a variety of ways to get your ...

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250,000 new public domain images via Yale

http://dailybulletin.yale.edu/article.aspx?id=8544 “As works in these collections become digitized, the museums and libraries will make those images that are in the public domain freely accessible. In a departure from established convention, no license will be required for the transmission of the images and no limitations will be imposed on their use. The result is that scholars, artists, students, and citizens the world over will be able ...

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Some of things I’ve taught over the years

Interesting how my interests have progressed over the years. (and these are just the ones I can remember and just to note this is an alphabetic title list). Heh, the word web sure does appear alot 😉 Many of these are available via http://www.slideshare.net/robinfay/ You can always email me for more info. 😉 ..and guess what? I’m guest lecturing on digital identity, social networking, personal ...

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