Praveen's Blog

An Eternal Quest for Incremental Improvement

I have just completed the installation of Gallery 2 on my site.] Expect the basic configuration, nothing is complete. Maybe this weekend, I will tune it up and upload images.


I am a sort of too busy these days. I think that I will not find adequate time till mid of May. So, the launch of gallery in my site is likely to be delayed. So as the work on rest of the site. Till then, journal will be the ...


I have almost stopped taking any photographs in the recent past. The fact is I am not finding enough time to do that. I have started thinking about it seriously. The only useful pass time that I used to have was photography. I am planning to start it actively again ...


I am planning to put up an image gallery for my site. I am wondering if I can go for Gallery 2 or Coppermine. I have already used Gallery (1.3) on puggy. Gallery is simple to configure and use. Coppermine seems to be complicated a lot. But it appears ...


Here is a pointer to a good collection of panoramic photography tools for Linux.


This small article gives good tips on using the polarizing filter effectively.

And this one too. Courtesy Suraj.


As I got a decent tripod now, I am planning to take some panoramic shots. I will post them once I get some nice shots. Panoguide seems to be a good guide for beginners as well as intermediate photographers.


Today I bought a new UV filter for my Fujifilm Finepix S5000 digital camera from Millenium photos. I went for buying circular polarizer and a good tripod. I have seen some tripods and I am not satisfied with them. 55 mm circular polarizer filter was not available. I had a ...


I just came across a nice small article article on the filters used for nature photography. Great one!


One of the useful sites for the amature photographers is Short courses. It has a lot of good topics like "Basics of digital photography", "Digital cameras and accessories", etc. I found the information about different tripods and monopods is quite useful.