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27th of June 2013
Black Magic Pocket Cinema Camera

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema - handy full HD movie camera

The name BlackMagic will be familiar to some film enthusiasts, because the company's 4k cameras are known for their good quality and excellent images. And although the cameras are very good, they are reasonably priced in [...]
27th of June 2013
101 Tips for Filming on the DSLR

Filming with the DSLR

Today I discovered an interesting book that confirms the development that I have noticed in the last few months: [digital single-lens reflex cameras (DSLR) -> DSLR] are used more and more to make high-quality videos. The large sensors and [...]
26th of June 2013
Telrad viewfinder

Telrad projection viewfinder with dew cap

There are some discussions as to whether a Telrad or a [red dot finder-> red dot finder] should be used as a finder for a [telescope-> telescope]. Anyone who opts for a Telrad viewfinder has several advantages, but they come at a price, because [...]
24th of June 2013

WordPress hosting from - test my tip after 5 years

The choice of hosting for WordPress can throw many a beginner into despair. I set up my first WordPress myself a good 5 years ago and at that time there were unfortunately hardly any hits when you [...]
24th of June 2013

WordPress tip: increase the PHP memory limit

After I upgraded to WordPress 3.5.2 today, when I called the admin page "Edit pages" I got the message that the RAM was insufficient for the process. PHP usually reports this with a [...]
18th of June 2013
Hiking with kids app screenshots

Hiking with children: iPad / iPhone hiking guide especially for family hikes

Every now and then you can find real delicacies in the app store. Today a universal app that is particularly suitable for families with children between the ages of 4 and 14: "Hiking with children". The app functions [...]
17th of June 2013
CMYK color laser printer

Color laser printer for the Mac - small purchase advice

In the meantime we have reached times in which you didn't have to test for luck whether a printer was running on the Mac or not. On the one hand, there are many manufacturers who sell their devices directly to the [...]
17th of June 2013
Instructions: Battery replacement for the Ion Audio Blockrocker

Reset Joomla admin password in the database

As a WordPress fan, I try to avoid any contact with Joomla, but often it just doesn't work. Today I urgently need to change a few small things on a customer's website in order to optimize it on [...]
11th of June 2013
Adobe Lightroom 5

Adobe Lightroom 5 manual

Adobe has launched its latest version of Lightroom - namely Adobe Lightroom 5. The PDF manual has not yet been updated. If it is in the new version on the Adobe site [...]
7th of June 2013
Fitbit Flex fitness bracelet

Buy Fitbit Flex on Amazon - available now!

After the release date of the Fitbit Flex fitness bracelet in Germany was 6.6.2013/XNUMX/XNUMX, I just checked whether you could already buy the good piece - and lo and behold: It is already at [...]