All things free and open

I have a deep seated interest in all things free and open, from free and open content, through Free and Open Source Software to open innovation. This is the root category for those interests.



Cheetah
This morning I was playing around in DarkTable, improving my skills at using its awesome capability. I used a photo of a Half-collared Kingfisher that was in deep shadow, and accidentally shot at ISO6400 because I had forgotten to change my settings from when i was taking eagles in flight in […]

Photographers – buy equipment not software





People familiar with me know that I  believe in sharing digital resources freely whenever this is possible. I do a lot of diagrams and presentations, and in the process of doing so I often create new elements for those diagrams. In this section of the blog, I make those elements […]

Free (public domain) LibreOffice Draw, LibreOffice Impress and PowerPoint pillar ...


People familiar with me know that I  believe in sharing digital resources freely whenever this is possible. I do a lot of diagrams and presentations, and in the process of doing so, I often create new elements for those diagrams. In this section of the blog, I make those elements […]

Free (public domain) LibreOffice Draw, LibreOffice Impress and PowerPoint hexagon ...