This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
Interestingly, when I resize photo on my local machine (Windows XP) - there is no darkening. But when we test this on our server - it is turing very dark (Linux box) - so I am wondering if there is any property/configuration that I can tweak to get this working?