Helpful Blogging Links: Win a Year of TypePad, Tips for Using Your Digital Camera, Photoshop Tutorial

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  • The Camera LOVES Ya Baby! via feathers, freesia, and fishing tackle. This article shares some tips on using your digital camera. I keep thinking I’d like to take more pictures and learn this stuff. Then I realize I have more work to do and no free time. I offer this article in the hopes that someone will take pretty pictures and inspire others since it’s clearly not in my cards.
  • Tiled Background Designer. This is an easy little tool that will help even the design-challenged (like me) create a quick background for your blog. I’ve found this can be a quick fix until a real designer can step in and fix things up.