Category Archives: Photography

WordCamp Dublin 2017

Great weekend in DCU at WordCamp Dublin 2017 with bloggers, entertainers, entrepreneurs, teachers, etc, etc. Two days of networking, workshops and talks. Expert hosted Help Desk. Free exchange of ideas, methods and tech tips. It was great to meet everybody in … Continue reading

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Science Hack Day Dublin

Science Hack Day Dublin is a 36 hour hardware and software hackathon. It has taken place every year since 2012. A social event with creativity and love of science at its heart. Each year we bring together, designers, coders, scientists, … Continue reading

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Santa Special

Santa Special  3rd, 4th, 10th, 11th, 17th & 18th December 2016 Dublin – Greystones & return A return journey of approximately two hours. On-board visit from Santa and selection boxes for children. Plenty of opportunity for photographs with Santa beside the train.  … Continue reading

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National Vetting Bureau

Imagine my shock and disappointment back in 2015 to learn from my ex-principal that I had failed the Garda Vetting procedure. I had recently retired from primary school teaching on the 31st August 2014 after 41 years in education. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Jam

I made some Raspberry Pi jam over the weekend! I cancelled my educational subscription to Adobe Creative Suite as I have retired and played around with the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, a carton of raspberries and Google Picasa special effects.

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Picasa Collage Maker

This is an example of a Picasa Collage Maker compiled by Picasa from some of the images in the Media Gallery. The grouping can be as big or small as you like and can contain as many images of course .  

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