Philips Hue Lux WiFi Connected Bulbs

I wasn't sure if the original Philips Hue lights were a gimmick or not, so a year ago I bought the starter pack. They were kind of gimmicky, except for one purpose. In the winter, I have the bedroom Hue light set to gradually come on starting around 6:45am. I set the color to a … Continue reading Philips Hue Lux WiFi Connected Bulbs

Plantronics BackBeat Pro

This has nothing to do with photography. Or maybe it does--if you like to listen to music while you edit. I just had to mention these headphones.  I'm one of those strange people who loves the sound of Beats headphones. I like heavier bass. Before I bought my Beats Solos, I wandered around town trying … Continue reading Plantronics BackBeat Pro

Adonit Jot Script Evernote Edition

If you've been paying attention, you know that I attended the Evernote Conference this year. One of the many items unveiled at the conference was the new Jot Script stylus from Adonit. They worked closely with Evernote to come up with the perfect companion stylus for Penultimate. (It works with other apps, as well--more on … Continue reading Adonit Jot Script Evernote Edition

GUEST POST: A man, a stack of business cards, and a Doxie One scanner

Guest post by Mike McNulty First let me start by mentioning I am a huge fan of Evernote. I even tell everyone that if I could only have one app, it would be Evernote. Now to the review of the Doxie One... In a word WOW. My job requires me to see a lot of … Continue reading GUEST POST: A man, a stack of business cards, and a Doxie One scanner

Last Chance to Win a Canon P-215 Scanner

Just in case you missed the previous two posts, Canon was awesome enough to provide an imageFORMULA P-215 to me for a giveaway. Entering is simple, and instructions are at the bottom of the original contest post. Last Tuesday, I suggested 5 things you could do with the P-215. How about 5 more? Fashion conscious? Tear out magazine … Continue reading Last Chance to Win a Canon P-215 Scanner

HISTORY: Canon imageFORMULA P-215 (and a giveaway!)

People save things. Journals, letters, photos, newspaper clippings and other bits of history eventually build a story of a life lived. Different generations save things in different ways, but most end up with boxes or shelves full of this history. If you haven't read my previous posts on this project, the basic plan is to … Continue reading HISTORY: Canon imageFORMULA P-215 (and a giveaway!)

TUESDAY TIPS: LiveScribe for Photography

If you haven't checked out the LiveScribe Sky pen yet, do so now. I'll wait. Back? Full Disclosure: The LiveScribe Sky pen was provided to me as an Evernote Ambassador. There was no requirement to write a review, positive or otherwise. There are obvious benefits to the LiveScribe pens. Especially for students or anyone who has to … Continue reading TUESDAY TIPS: LiveScribe for Photography

Canon P-215 Scanner Review

One of my goals (I don't do resolutions,) for 2013 is to become as paperless as possible. If you really want to see how paperless you can become with Evernote's help, read Jamie Rubin's blog. Jamie is Evernote's Paperless Ambassador, and his blog is full of awesome ideas. Photographers accumulate paper. Release forms, contracts, receipts, … Continue reading Canon P-215 Scanner Review

Ambassadors Meet at Evernote HQ

Anyone who has spent any time around me knows that I use Evernote in almost every aspect of my life. From the job that pays the bills to the freelance photography to cooking, being paperless, organizing, learning, and being more efficient. Everything that can go into Evernote does. Last week, all of the Evernote Ambassadors converged on the mothership … Continue reading Ambassadors Meet at Evernote HQ