Looking for something in particular? This is the place to find it, including some old pages.
Plum Digital went on-line in 1997, representing Sandra Ragan, DBA Plum Grafik since 1984.
This is the 4th major update went live in 2015, last updated in 2018 and a great many things have changed during that time.
Features and Links include;
Back to the Plum Digital Doorway
Like the Hindu Fable , "The Blind Men and the Elephant," we are ALL the sum of many parts.
About This Site
Divided into four categories:
Assistance Emergency Services, Earthquake preparedness, Medical, News & Weather, Technical links.
Interests Entertainment, Enlightenment, Paws & Claws, Faire & Reenactments.
Library History, Science, Museums, Books
Editorial Commentary, Announcement, Soapbox
Graphic Design History, Theory, Inspirations
Digital Imaging Production, Illustration, Retouching
Consumer Photo Retouching Examples
Commercial Photo Retouching Examples
Services: Why use a Designer? Training, Consulting, Pricing and Contracts
Portfolio for Sandra Ragan/Plum Grafik.
Design - Logo/Identity, Advertising, Display, Presentations, Visual Interfaces
Illustration - Line & Color, Information, & Cartography and Photographic
Fine Art - Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, Crafts
Resume - Client lists and employers
Instruction Tutorials, Schools, Conservation information and Plum Info Data sheets
Resources References, Institutions and Organizations
Computer hardware & software Support including Macintosh Specific help and sites
Client Materials, Proposals, Hosted Sites:
Monitor calibration tiff file
Warren Littell Design, Architectural Portfolio. Updated 2018.
Includes a Portfolio brochure.
Kessler Piano Service Beta proposal 2 in Dreamweaver. Alpha proposal 1was in Muse. The final site went live in time for New Years 2018.
Come take a look at the new Kessler Piano Service site.
& More includes
Web FAQS Frequently Asked Questions about email, attachments, compressed files, etc.
Plum Data Sheets: in depth information compiled and written by Sandra Ragan:
Design Terms for designers and service buyers
Digital Photography procedural overview and expectations for the new client
General Digital Information comparison between digital photo and traditional methods
History of Photos and Paper - a brief overview of the development of photography and paper
Pricing and Contract information
Printing Checklist for designers and service buyers from PINC
Resolution: three pages of explanations and examples
Scanning Information and samples on how to evaluate a scanner
Trade Customs, Printing and Graphic Industries
Preservation Articles by David Miskin: Photo Albums and Video Tape
General Genealogy References
Regional Genealogy References
US States Genealogy References
Family Tree Family history, Surnames