This is the home page of Charles Maurer. If it seems plain—well, it's a personal convenience, not a marketing display.



Daphne Maurer
Biography
CV
Vision Screening

Books
Pretty Ugly: Why we like some songs, faces, foods, plays, pictures, poems, etc., and dislike others
The World of the Newborn

Graphics
Sensible fonts
Powerpoint presentations: how to make an effective one if you're not a graphic designer
Publicity photos: what makes a good one
Portfolio of posters

Digital photography—introductory but not elementary
Fujifilm XQ1: A Professional Point-and-Shoot?
The Lazy Man's New Camera: the Fujifilm X-E2
How Not to Buy a Digital Camera
Digital Ain't Film: Modern Photo Editing
Colour & Computers (and FAQ )
A Feast for the Fridge: Printing Digital Pictures
Others

Soapboxes
U.S. bombing
Canadian federal debt by party: Surprise!

Dyslexia, migraines, autism, epilepsy? This points to a section of an (otherwise irrelevant) article that may help. It deals with Arnold Wilkins's research on visual stress and was written with his aid and advice.

Miscellany
Reading on an iPad
Safe cycling in winter
Emil Maurer, 1868-1908

Music
Sheet music inventory
A Child's Garden of Verses
Kegelstatt Trio
Fox/Benade clarinet

Photos
Africa (91)
Antarctica (63)
Australia: Outback (33)
Australia: Tasmania (12)
Cambodia (8)
Canada: Newfoundland (24)
Canada: Ontario (12)
Canada: Yukon (11)
China: South (96)
China: West (18)
China: Southeast (22)
Greece (23)
India: Himalaya 2004 (70)
India: Himalaya 2006 (43)
Indonesia (13)
Laos (41)
New Zealand (15)
Peru (47)
Taiwan (43)
Thailand (44)
Turkey (38)
USA: Arizona (40)
USA: California (17)

Commercial Miscellany (5)
Portraits (35)

These are miscellaneous stock
photographs available in digital
form. The originals have sufficient
quality to be reproduced as pages,
spreads or posters . Contact:
fish
Self-Portrait

Antique soapboxes
Out of the Ashes
Employment equity legislation ( I , II , III )


Unless specified otherwise, the text, graphics, and photographs on this site are Copyright © Charles Maurer.