Create a Simple Progress Bar in Filemaker that will check the progress of an AppleScript.

Create a Simple Progress Bar in Filemaker that will check the progress of an AppleScript.

The original idea for this progress bar was posted here. It shows how to create a progress bar using the Let function in Filemaker. In their example the bar indicated the number of records processed. http://blog.myfmbutler.com/?p=26 Using AppleScript with Filemaker. Filemaker is fully scriptable with Applescript. This combination can be very powerful and I process all […]

Adobe Lightroom Beginners Guide 3

Adobe Lightroom Beginners Guide 3

In this guide I am only dealing with basics of Lightroom. The aim is to get you to catalogue the images you already have and run you through some basic retouching. So what have we covered? Blog 1 dealt with importing your old pictures where they were on your hard drive Blog 2 dealt with keywording and […]

Adobe Lightroom for Beginners Guide 2

Adobe Lightroom for Beginners Guide 2

The last blog got us to stage where we have imported our images, copyrighted them and keyworded some of them. Lr will allow you to store a plethora of data with your images. Really depends on you how much you want to do or need to do because of your job. (If you’re a press […]

Free Client Management & Image Viewer using Contacts and Dropbox.

Free Client Management & Image Viewer using Contacts and Dropbox.

With this adaption of the original workflow we are going to add more power, save you more time and best of all its free. The script will rename your images, create low res versions and move them to the correct folders, plus some other stuff. Before you start If you haven’t already please read the […]

Photography Workflows. Applescript, Filemaker & Lightroom

Photography Workflows. Applescript, Filemaker & Lightroom

Please check the other blogs concerning Photographic Workflows before launching into this one. With the others we have built a basic database in Filemaker and control the importing of images through Applescript. With this tutorial we will import images and then open them in Lightroom through the database. Your will need to download the new […]

Lightroom Beginners Guide 4

Lightroom Beginners Guide 4

In our Lightroom Absolute Beginners Guide 4 we are going to flirt a little with retouching. Retouching an image is way beyond what most people consider as “airbrushing”. (Yes, oh experienced togs, the term is still referred to). Dust spots and the like are easily got rid of by way of a variety of clone […]

Lightroom Absolute Beginners Guide 4 – Retouching

Lightroom Absolute Beginners Guide 4 – Retouching

In our Lightroom Absolute Beginners Guide 4 we are going to flirt a little with retouching. Retouching an image is way beyond what most people consider as “airbrushing”. (Yes, oh experienced togs, the term is still referred to). Dust spots and the like are easily got rid of by way of a variety of clone […]

Adobe Lightroom Absolute Beginners Guide 3

Adobe Lightroom Absolute Beginners Guide 3

In this guide I am only dealing with basics of Lightroom. The aim is to get you to catalogue the images you already have and run you through some basic retouching. So what have we covered? Blog 1 dealt with importing your old pictures where they were on your hard drive Blog 2 dealt with keywording and […]