Author Archives: Sandra

About Sandra

Passenger on a blue marble, circling yellow star. Dancer, astronomer, technogeek, coffee lover, pagan, photographer.. not necessarily in this order.

Why ‘fix’ it when it wasn’t broken?

I have been using Open Live Writer since Microsoft decided to not update logins and the program itself. I typically use it as a blogging tool for WordPress and Blogger (mirror Blogs)  From one day to another, the version I … Continue reading

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Although I told them "No thanks"

Zoner Photo Studio went subscription only in their last version. I asked them if they would ever have a non-subscription version and they said no.  I told them (paraphrasing) “So long, and thanks for all the fish!” because I had … Continue reading

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Another Adobe Camera Raw competitor

It seems that even Topaz Labs is getting on board with putting out their own Camera Raw editor.  Welcome “Topaz Studio”.  A full featured camera raw or DNG editor that will easily replace adobe Bridge/Adobe Camera Raw. And unlike other … Continue reading

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Update for Corel Aftershot Pro (Non-subscription Lightroom Competitor)

Yeah yeah, I know Adobe is called “industry standard”, but when I get equal if not better results using something other than Adobe Products, which is less expensive, has more tools, and isn’t subscription, I say their standards must have … Continue reading

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To all my Aussie friends

The “Car Accident” Scammers are back! Here’s the phone number they called me twice from: 02 8006 9329 Yes, I had a play with them, so they called me twice. I asked “Is this about the accident with our Green … Continue reading

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Headed out to Shelly Jetty

In hopes to get some colorful sunset shots, but the storm clouds rolled.  So, Lemons, lemonade. Canon 5D4, Sigma 12-24

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Fading Blood Red Moon – Full Moon, May 11, 2017

Photos taken at 6:15 through to 8:10pm

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