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Monthly Archives: March 2010

How to Synchronize Notes from Mac to iPhone

Its handy to have a note created on either a Mac or iPhone transfer to the other device using Synchronization.  For now Apple appears to rely on iTunes (not Mobile Me) to manage this or you can search for 3rd party tools.  Here is how to do it in iTunes. Create Note from a Mac: Use Mail application > File > New Note.  Create the contents of the note in any manner you wish.  Loading an address actually opens the […]

How Sharp is that Lens

In order to determine how sharp a new lens is before purchasing or to  compare the sharpness of different lenses,  you can use an MTF (Modulation Transfer Function) chart provided by lens manufacturers.  Here is how to read an MTF chart. Note, this is a full explanation, a shorter version was published in the Northumberland Photography Club March Newsletter.

Owl Image 1 – Rice Lake

I have been trying to get some owl shots for a while now and while hiking on March 8 2010 we walked right past this guy.   We took over 200 shots with a simple point and shoot Fuji. See http://gallery.me.com/gardner.jeff#100053/Snowy-20Owl-20Rice-20Lake&bgcolor=black