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...
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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.
Colours...

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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...

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