Posts Tagged: tips

SDMUG Presents “Maximizing Your Digital Images” by Stephen Burns

If you’re interested in taking your digital images to the next level, this is a must-see presentation. On Thursday, January 10th, Photoshop instructor and digital artist Stephen Burns will demonstrate multiple crucial tools in Photoshop, show how to maximize your HDR (high dynamic range) images with Skylum’s Aurora, then showcase the very polished enhancing tools… Read more »

SDMUG Presents … Part II on the new features in Mojave and iOS 12

Following up on the new features in Mojave (macOS 10.14) and iOS 12, Adam Christianson will discuss these and how to take advantage of them. Lots of how-to and easy to understand explanations. Great time for Q&A so bring your notepads and your questions. Our venue for October and December is just off I-5, exit… Read more »

SDMUG Presents… Markdown — the Power of Text

This month Adam Christianson (Maccast) will share with you how he discovered the power of Markdown, a lightweight markup language for text, and how it completely changed his productivity and workflows. For most people Markdown can be used to eliminate bulky, bloated, and overpriced word processing apps. Through the use of real world scenarios and… Read more »

SDMUG Presents … 1Password – Put Passwords In Their Place

1Password is an award-winning password manager that securely simplifies your password-protected Internet use and keeps you safe online. You want to use different passwords for every website, but it’s impossible to remember all those passwords. How can you keep track of them all? 1Password is designed to do just that. 1Password remembers them all for you. Save your passwords and… Read more »

SDMUG Presents… HomePod, Apple Music, Siri, & HomeKit

With Apple’s latest audio product – HomePod – now hitting the streets, Adam Christianson will be on hand this month to give us a demo. He’ll explain what HomePod can do and why you might, or might not, want to add one to your collection of Apple gear. HomePod brings a tight integration with some of Apple’s other software… Read more »

SDMUG Presents… Tips & Tricks, including New Life for Legacy Mac Pros

On February 7th, the SDMUG focuses on Tips and Tricks to make your Mac run faster and more reliably. Included in that is the use of utilities and what they can and cannot do. We’ll discuss cloning, backups, restoring files, fixing directories, measuring bandwidth speeds and the performance of your own computer, and more.  We will also have… Read more »

SDMUG Presents… VIDEO NIGHT by Dan Dorschel

On January 10th, longtime SDMUG member and video production instructor Dan Dorschel will discuss in easy to understand terms how to take your iPhones and iPads to the next level in video. Using tools you likely already have plus an easily acquired app or two, Dan will demonstrate how to bring it all together to… Read more »

SDMUG – Fun Mac Gift Ideas + OS X Tips & Tricks

UPDATE: Here’s Adam’s list from the presentation! On Wednesday, December 6th, longtime SDMUG member and Mac podcaster Adam Christianson will talk about some cool toys that will appeal to everyone’s hidden geek. Plus, a short discussion on the pros and cons of Mac OS X 10.13, “High Sierra.” And some more “Tips & Tricks” for everyone!… Read more »

SDMUG – All About iOS 11 by Adam Christianson

On Wednesday, November 1st, the SDMUG’s presentation is “All About iOS 11“, presented by longtime SDMUG member and Mac podcaster Adam Christianson. He will discuss the many new features in iOS 11 and how to best make use of its new, expanded capabilities with your iPhones and iPads. Adam explains in terms you’ll find easy to understand, with… Read more »