Monthly archives: November, 2009

Some Great Filters and Scripts for The Gimp

Recently, I came across some really nice Filters and Scripts for The Gimp.  If you are not familiar with The Gimp (The GNU Image Manipulation Program), it’s high quality open source photo/image editing and manipulation software. Check out these Gimp filters: http://www.gimphelp.org/script24.shtml http://gimpfx-foundry.sourceforge.net/ Here is a Cottonwood Grove image that I decided to use as…


Fort Collins Bluegrass and Old Time Music

Fort Collins sure has some great music flowing through its veins!  It surely is a mecca for Bluegrass music, and Old Time music is starting to become more prevalent too!  Check out a couple of local bands: The Horsetooth Mountain Rangers http://horsetoothmtnrangers.com http://www.reverbnation.com/horsetoothmountainrangers http://twitter.com/horsetoothmtnrg Cottonwood Grove, a Fort Collins Old Time Stringband http://cottonwoodgrove.wordpress.com/ http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cottonwood-Grove/163213323517 http://www.reverbnation.com/cottonwoodgrove…


Ubuntu 9.10 – Wireless Woes….

I am disappointed that the previously supported Atheros wireless card (AR5212) is no longer being supported in Ubuntu’s 9.10 (Karmic Koala).  Ubuntu’s support for most hardware has generally been great over the years, and if something did not work correctly, it was likely that one could expect to see a fix to the problem at…