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Show your photos in a new browser tab

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The new tab area in your browser can be put to a variety of practical uses: from displaying time zone to taking notes and managing daily tasks. It's also possible to configure the new tab to showcase your photos. To do this, you need three things: 1) a folder with photos on a web server, 2) a simple PHP script, 3) the New Tab Override extension for Firefox or the Change New Tab extension for…

Little Backup Box: a handful of improvements and a dash of PHP

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My every Little Backup Box improvement project starts with the same thought, It does the job but... This time around I wanted to fix and improve several things. Firstly, since the DLNA feature wasn't working at all, I removed it altogether a while ago. Subsequently, I missed the ability to browse and view freshly backed up photos on many occasions. Secondly, I'm not a big fan of Python. There is…

Hello Everyday Photo Carry

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My photographic needs often serve as an excuse to practice my, admittedly basic, programming skills. Case in point, the freshly-baked Every Photo Carry tool. I needed a simple application to keep tabs on my cameras and lenses. Something I could use to quickly jot down the most important info like model, serial number, and additional notes and view the entries as a simple page accessible on any…