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SNP: Stronger for Scotland

#SNPbecause …

Posted: May 6th, 2015 | Posted in: General

In recent weeks it has become very clear to me that Labour, The Liberal Democrats and Conservatives have focussed themselves on condescension and an attempted delegitimisation of Scotland’s voice within the United Kingdom government, rather than forming a progressive pro-union voice, informing people of Scotland about how they …
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Fixing Gitbox in OS X Yosemite

Posted: April 21st, 2015 | Tags: | Posted in: OS X, Tutorials

A recent update seemed to have completely destroyed Gitbox in OS X Yosemite. This fix worked for me: Quit Gitbox. Delete ~/Library/Preferences/com.oleganza.gitbox.plist Run in Terminal: defaults delete com.oleganza.gitbox Run in Terminal: git config –global push.default matching Open Gitbox. You may also need to run “git config push.default matching” …
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A histogram

Exposure and the Histogram

Posted: August 20th, 2014 | Tags: | Posted in: Photography, Tutorials

If you’re new to photography you’ll probably hear things like “underexposed”, “overexposed”, “clipping”, “blown highlights”, “blocked up shadows”. Yep, I agree, they are confusing at first, and this isn’t made any easier when people can’t really explain what an under or over exposed photo looks like when you …
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