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A log of differing opinions on what is heart healthy.
- Low sugar
- Low carb ... more ...
Toggl is a web based app that operates rather neatly in a browser window. My idea is to review work time over a week. Typically this takes place on a computer, so the app will be easy to use.
- is there a schedule or timeline for a day to observe gaps?
- how to append other time
The format window for a USB drive includes your choice of File System
- FAT32 is the default
- exFAT ... more ...
In the cloud and out of mind, but comes back into my project management (tasks, GtD, etc.) thought process when feeling overwhelmed with too much to do!
Trello - kanban style boards for organizing and managing projects and details.
Asana - to manage tasks and projects. Team focus
Toggl - time capture and reporting
Sharing Lightroom expertise - Passport Photos
Time for new passport photos. Taking the photos is the easy part (relatively after getting the lighting setup). Cropping in Lightroom is also fairly painless.
- A complete how-to walk-through by the Strobist on How to Take a Great Passport Photo, key details:
- bounce flash
- 2 white foam core boards
- Rules: horizontally centered, facing camera, neutral expression, both eyes open, no reflections from the eyeglasses that obscure your eyes, no shadows, white background
- Good ideas: look confident,
- Sit up straight. Fix those chins. Smile with your eyes. Aim for a shot that makes you look and feel like the savvy world traveler you will one day be—but doesn't invite an interrogation at the border.
- Photo composition template from the US State Department.
- use a spreadsheet to convert the guidelines to mm so that you can measure on the screen for the requirements for eye placement line and the size of the head.
- exactly 2 x 2 inches (51 x 51 mm)
Printing is the last step. Thanks to sharing of Lightroom tips AND a Lightroom template it was easy.
- Passport photos Lightroom template provided the 4x6 template with cut lines for 2 passport photos. Thanks to Jeremy at Great Project Photography and Design for sharing his Lightroom work.
Mirrorless Camera's -- reading list
This is a 2015-10-08 todo. Thinking about mirrorless camera's particularly the Olympus or Fuji (or maybe even Sony)
Hanging by a thread - Backyard leaf dance
Financial management note
- From Merriman.com, a resource of talking points for talking with your family about financial matters. The Transparent Legacy by Cheryl Curran CFP.
- Paul Merriman is retired but continues as a prolific author focused on helping others with financial fitness.
can be accessed at https://kindle.amazon.com/your_highlights (need to be signed-in)
- Big data is here to stay and Tableau has been moving for a few years now into the analysis for everyone space.
- iPad app: Vizable announced last week. ComputerWorld -- Tableau launches free iPad dataviz app on 10/20/2015
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