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Inkscape and Perl

I’ve talked about it before. People who make SVG images do not correctly enter their text in their SVG editor. Result: The text does not appear or in the wrong place (Figure 1). If you then analyze the problem in … Continue reading

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Illustrations from Lynda.com

I make summaries of the courses of Lynda.com. The creators of the courses often use illustrations and diagrams to elucidate their lessons. It is possible to make screenshots of these illustrations and subsequently import them into Word. I choose to … Continue reading

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New app on my phone: AsciiCam

With this app you can make ASCII images with your telephone camera. With this app you don’t make pictures but ASCII images. Instead of pixels the image is made/filled with ASCII characters. The image makes it clear (it represents my … Continue reading

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Making sheet music

For the music lessons that I take, I have made sheet music. Making it was pretty easy. But because the original design (from Wikimedia Commons) was of such small size, I had to enlarge the drawing enormously. Eventually I had … Continue reading

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Raise layer

With Shift + PageUp it is possible in Inkscape to raise elements of your drawing into a higher layer. How that can be useful I experienced when editing a drawing for Wikimedia Commons: Ruanda This wasn’t an easy edit. The … Continue reading

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Color theory

A link worthwhile to save: http://www.tigercolor.com/color-lab/color-theory/color-theory-intro.htm. This site gives a good explanation on color theory. In particular the explanation on color harmonies I found interesting. To make good use of the program Agave one has to know the distinction between … Continue reading

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Old work

Some drawings that I once put on Wikimedia Commons. Gaul_nedversion.svg Pearl_Harbor_1941_nl.svg

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A small program called Agave

This is a little handy program called Agave. If you are into web design or the creation of drawings, it is necessary to find matching colors. That is to say: colors with a different hue but with the same saturation … Continue reading

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Geogebra

Kmplot is especially useful for students. Geogebra on the other hand is very useful for teachers. It is a program with which exercises can be made. Like in many other programs it is possible to save the drawings in SVG … Continue reading

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Kmplot

Just like Geogebra is Kmplot a program to be used by those who are involved in mathematics, because it can plot functions with ease. So it ideal for math students to help them with their math assignments. Because it is … Continue reading

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