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The Sectors Of Planning For Diwali

Posted by Ronald Parker on July 25, 2014No Comments

Diwali is a festival which has numerous parts and the numerous parts of the festival needs different types of planning for the celebration. The important aspect of the festival starts from the planning of making a purchase of the gifts and the planning ends up with the planning to arrange the celebration. The numerous parts of the festival that needs planning are discussed below with a brief description.

Diwali

Planning for the Gifts

The planning of the gifts continues for a long time and the process starts a month before the celebration. The number of gifts to be bought and the person who will be given the gifts are to be listed and then is the planning for the type of gift they would be given is to be scheduled and then starts the buying process.

The online gifts are again to be scheduled and to be sent within the time phase so that the gifts reaches the person before the festival and the greetings card purchase and sending them to the proper address before the stipulated time is to be assured. One thing is to made sure that no one gets the gift after the event and the entire schedule is based on that basic though or planning.

Planning for the Decoration

Decoration of the house and the gardens is the part of the planning that comes out next. The house has to be found beautiful and for that there is the need of planning the decoration. How many diyas are to be placed and where to place them for the best possible illumination, how many garlands are needed and where to arrange them and how to arrange them for the best view, how many tiny bulb light garlands will make the house look like a temple and of what composition they would be, all this are the plannings for the Diwali decoration and they are to be listed at least one week before the festival to complete everything on time. For more Diwali decoration ideas visit happydiwaliblog.

Planning for the fireworks

The fireworks planning are another planning that is essential for an event of Diwali. Fireworks almost make the entire evening celebration of Diwali. So there should be arrangement made in this case, so that the celebration won’t stop in the middle. The first thing to be noted there is the number of hands that will ignite the fireworks. The number of hands needs categorization as all hands will not ignite the same category of the fire weapons. The next thing is to get the details of the time for which the celebration with fireworks will continue and the third thing is to make the final list of the purchase of the fire weapons for the evening celebration.

Planning for Dhanteras

The Dhanteras is the evening festival part and this part requires the utmost arrangement. The arrangement includes the organization for the worship of Goddess Laxmi and also the arrangement of the metal that is needed for the purpose of sacrifice for the Dhanteras purpose. The arrangement completes when the entire thing is completed a day before the event and then is the actual justification of the planning.

Top 5 Free Photo Editing Software

Posted by Ronald Parker on July 6, 2014No Comments

Photo editing is a fun job as it involves morphing photographs and reshaping them the way we want to. For many, it is a profession they enjoy and take pride in. It is an art that requires sufficient practice to be able to master on. Photo editing skills if properly acquired can lead to a well established career in the discipline.
 
For a beginner not knowing the basic applications of the features of photo editing, free photo editing software is best to begin with as it helps the user get along with the software just fine without having to spend money on product keys for other similar software. Free photo editing software can easily be downloaded from sites providing it and its installation needs only a little amount of time and storage memory. Out of much software, the top list of photo editing software are mentioned here.

Photo Editing

The GIMP

Developed in 1996, this photo editor has a huge number of users. Since its inception, it has reinforced its functions that placed it neck to neck with other mainstream photo editors, being able to perform tasks of noise reduction, distorted image correction and enhanced lighting. It is easily one of the best free photo editing software and also has the added advantage of being compatible with different operating systems and being able to save edited work in several formats. Best of all, it comes free.

Picasa

A product of Google, picasa is a very user friendly photo editing software that comes with a freeware license and minimum memory requirements. It is not just photo editing software but also an image viewer with a separate gallery of its own. The editor offers several options like altering the brightness, red eye, tilting etc, providing a new user with most of the tools needed to learn editing, even though it cannot cut a free form shape out of the image like premium software.

Photoscape

This software is a very good free editing workspace which allows editing with viewing and saving in different formats including that of animation. Offering a wide range of features like zoom, pan, tilt, noise reduction and most of the other features of free photo editing software, it is a good choice for budding photo editors.

VCW VicMan’s Photo Editor

Another freeware product that matches many of the features of those provided by premier photo editing applications is the VCW VicMan’s Photo Editor. This comes with a very extensive color palette and services like pan, tilt, zoom and of course, noise reduction and caricature to provide a very creative work environment that is also very easy to comprehend. All this makes for a good starter for photo editing and a great freeware product.

Image Forge

This is another top rated freeware product that allows its users to freely retouch images, with options available to portray images in a whole new light and set up the quality of the image. It provides many other interesting and useful options for its users, making the overall experience very comforting.