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Happy Solstice!


Rovina Cai

It's the winter solstice where I am, but I know that for many readers it is in fact the summer solstice today. I wanted to share some themed inspiration, but was torn between wintry images or ones of long summer days, so instead I settled on a collection celebrating the sun. Happy Solstice everyone! 🙂 [caption id="attachment_77006" align="aligncenter" width="400"] Peder Mørk Mønsted[/caption] [caption id="attachment_77003" align="aligncenter" width="400"] René Magritte[/caption] [caption id="attachment_76990" align="aligncenter" width="218"] N C Wyeth[/caption]…

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Easy And Precise Projection Alignment


David Palumbo

June 19, 2024 - I’m going to share a brief tip today on aligning a projected image with your surface when transferring a sketch or image.  The traditional tool for this is called “keystoning” where you adjust the vertical or horizontal perspective distortion of the projector to roughly match your surface.  However, I find this method often imprecise and fiddly and so I use a more custom approach. I’ve made a short video on the topic which you can watch here, or read on and I’ll describe the workflow. https://youtu.be/JKQcxUePYcM?si=W_VU0Dm7sVsEzZO3/oembed First step, this method requires that you have your projector connected to a computer or laptop.  Open your image in your preferred photo editing program and set the view of the image to fill your screen so that it is big but you can still see all edges. Make…

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