Articles by Arenacreative

The Similar Categories Option Is Gone? PLEASE Bring it back.

Today I just noticed that in the unfinished files area there is no more option to choose from previously used categories.It is still available after you click on an image, but that drop down list only shows the last 10.I always found it easier to select multiple images and to categorize the similars that way.Can we get that feature back?Pretty please?It was a huge time saver... continue reading

What new cellphone or smartphone has GPS and WIFI internet?

I need a new phone - got Verizon, but would be willing to switch over to AT&T possibly.This is what I am having a hard time figuring out -What I'm looking for is a phone that has GPS built in, with turn by turn navigation...but for free.No subscription required.Just like a tom tom or magellan unit.Also I'd like a built in wifi web browser, so I don't have to pay another data plan for that.Is there a smartphone out there that does all of that?The iPhone does the wifi, and a few... continue reading

My 1111th image approved!

I just happened to glance at my Uploads at the top right of my screen:1111 images approved.I got a kick out of that - all ones!Here is #1111. continue reading

WTB: Canon 18-55 IS Lens

Does anyone want to sell their 18-55 IS lens?This is the new image stabilized one I am referring to; the one that is coming packaged as the kit lens with the all new Rebel Xsi (450D)ORIf anyone will be buying the Xsi soon, maybe we can work out a deal if you don't plan on keeping the kit lens.I am pretty sure it costs about $100 extra.I am located in the northeast continue reading

i want summer back

:( winter stinks! continue reading

The Mother of All Slugs

This guy was the size of my forefinger!I caught him eating one of the tomatoes in my garden.I guess I have a big slug problem in this new yard of mine.It was the first year I did a garden at this new place I'm living at now. continue reading

conceptual images - sometimes accidental

I was in NYC walking down canal street (chinatown) back when I was about 20 years old, with a bunch of my friends one afternoon.My friend Paul is a crazy guy, and I told him to go and chase the pigeon down the street.When he took off running, I snapped the shot with my Vivitar point and shoot, and this was the result :)Sometimes you get a conceptual image by accident...this one could portray escape, stress, moving away, luncacy - you be the judge!Feel free to share your "accidental conceptual"... continue reading

Microsoft powertoy RAW viewer for Windows XP

This is a great add on that I recently discovered for Windows.Ever hate how you couldn't preview RAW files unless you opened them in other software programs?Now with this you can view thumbnails and preview them right in Windows!Cool, huh?Best of all, it's a free download.DOWNLOAD it HERE continue reading

Got light trails?

Abstract light trails are some of my most favorite shots - there's nothing like playing with slow shutterspeed. continue reading

Let's see your conceptual montages

Here are a few that I've done in the past - I wish I had more time to start combining my huge library of art elements into some saleable conceptual montages.Would you guys like to share a few of yours?This is the spot to do it! continue reading

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