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Friday, September 26, 2008

Scrapper's Dictionary

A dictionary of terms commonly encountered in the digital scrapping world. This guide was established for my own personal reference, but others are free to use it.


AcronymAbbreviation ExpandedDefinition
ASAnimation ShopProgram used to make animated graphics.
BPBack PackA pack of background papers.
CCCreative CommonsLicensing system that provides a flexible range of protections and freedoms for authors, artists, and educators.
CTCreative TeamA group of people who turn scrap made by a designer into other scrap, such as tags or layouts.
CSCreative Suiteaka CS2, CS3, or CS4. These are versions of Photoshop.
CUCommercial UseRelated to whether work can be used for commercial purposes. Sometimes seen as CU Ok.
CU4CUCommercial Use for Commercial UseWork may be used to create items that can be sold. Subsequent items can also be used for commercial purposes.
CU4PUCommercial Use for Personal UseWork may be used to create items that can be sold. Subsequent items must be for personal use only.
CU OkCommercial Use AllowedWork may be used to create items that can be sold. Subsequent items must be for personal use only.
DIPDigital Image ProProgram used to make digital scrap.
DRDesigner ResourceWork (such as actions, scripts, templates, or overlays) used by designers to create scrap items such as kits, quick pages, or tags.
FTUFree To UseItem is free for you to use.
LOLayoutA designed scrap page that has pictures and journaling items to showcase an event, theme or kit.
PTUPay To UseWork requires money/payment in order for you to acquire and use it.
PSPhotoshopProgram used to make digital scrap.
PSEPhotoshop ElementsProgram used to make digital scrap.
PSPPaint Shop ProProgram used to make digital scrap.
PUPersonal UseWork may only used for personal, non-commercial purposes.
QPQuick Page aka PlopperA decorated scrap page with holes/blanks for photographs that only requires pictures to make it complete. An instant page.
S4HScrap for HireWork can be used to make requested scrap items for money. Scrap 4 Hire generally refers to a scrapper creating an item (such as a scrap page) for another person as a service. Generally requires that original work is modified in some manner. Can be synonymous with S4O.
S4OScrap for OthersWork can be used to make scrap items for other people. Fee for service may not be required. Generally requires that original work is modified in some manner. Can be synonymous with S4H.
TOUTerms of UseDocument that defines how you may use work generated by another designer/creator.



TermDefinition
ActionA recording of steps to automate image creation. Only for use with Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.
BlinkieA small (usually 50 x 150 pixels) animated digital image used to link to a blog, website or store.
FreebieA free item.
Full Size300 dpi scrap kit with 3600 x 3600 papers. See Element Size table.
HybridCombining digital and tactile (cutter, paper, craft) scrapbooking techniques in a single project.
ScriptA recording of steps to automate image creation. Only for use with Paint Shop Pro.
Tagger-Size72 dpi kit with 600 x 600 papers and elements smaller than 300 pixels on a side.

7 comments:

  1. Butterfly aka MistyApril 14, 2009 at 1:52 PM

    Great job hun!

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  2. This is such a great tool! Thank you soooo much!
    Huggies,
    DeLoris

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  3. Thank you so much.
    This is what i reaaly need. Great job.

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  5. As a newcomer in this world of DSB, I was looking for a place to discover the meaning of so many acronyms I'm not familiar with. Thanks so much for making this valuable document!
    =)

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  6. I'm new to all of this and trying to pick up where my MIL left off when she passed away and this is just fabulous information that I needed very much. A thousand thanks!

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  7. awesome job on explainations :) Thank you for this :)

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