Browsing Archive: April, 2012

P2PU - free learning for all!

Posted by Anne Witton on Tuesday, April 17, 2012, In : Ramblings 

I decided that it was about time that I honed my HTML and CSS skills and I came across the excellent Peer 2 Peer University (P2PU) to help me do just that. P2PU is a grassroots open education project that organises learning outside of institutional walls and gives learners recognition for their achievements. Using the internet and educational materials openly available online, P2PU enables high-quality free education.

I signed up for the Webmaking 101 challenge to learn basic HTML. My fir...
Continue reading ...

15 of my favourite infographics

Posted by Anne Witton on Thursday, April 5, 2012, In : Ramblings 
Being a visual person, I find it much easier to take in information if it's presented in graphical form. Here are my current favourite infographics.

Photographers’ Rights in the UK
A concise summary of your rights as a photographer, with a printable PDF that you can carry round with you.
Time Travel in Popular Film and TV
A swirling mass of temporal travels and paradoxes!
Hierarchy of digital distractions
Find out what it is that’s stopping you getting your work done.

Continue reading ...

Photography Briefing

Posted by Anne Witton on Monday, April 2, 2012, In : Photography resources 

Many of you will know that I work for Voluntary Arts England, which aims to promote participation in the arts and crafts across the country. As an organisation, we publish free Briefings on a whole range of subjects designed to help people who run amateur arts groups. I have just written a Briefing on photography which I hope will be useful to many different people and groups, not just those involved in the amateur arts. It covers:
  • Taking good photos (equipment, preparation and composition)
  • Pho...

Continue reading ...
Share |