So you want to learn how to get those dreamy, blurred background photos right? I can tell you exactly what you need to do including what settings to use. The blurred background, or bokeh, photos are incredibly easy to achieve once you know how. The tricky part is your subjects and I will explain more about that below. So let’s jump right in. By the way, if you don’t care about the technical mumbo jumbo, just skip down to the settings part![Read more…]
If you have a photographer in your life then this gift guide is for you!! Inside are tons of wonderful ideas broken down by category to make finding the perfect photographer gift easier than ever.
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Nikon Beginner Camera – This camera kit is pretty inclusive for a starter set. The D3400 is the newer version of the D3200 and is a great starter DSLR camera[Read more…]
Taking great vacation photos doesn’t require a fancy camera. All you need is your iPhone and a few tips on how to compose your shots. Besides your DSLR can be a pain to lug around and/or you may be in an environment that can be hazardous to your DSLR, such as sand or water. All the photos in this article were taken with an iPhone 7, to prove that you can use an iPhone to take great photos.[Read more…]
Hi everyone, I wanted to give you a quick video tutorial showing you how to edit photos for FREE online using BeFunky. This is an online editing software that is free to use, or you can upgrade to a subscription. So far I have found that it is easier to use than Canva and has many great free options included. All the photos in this post have been created using the software. You can find it at www.befunky.com! [Read more…]
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So you are planning to take your family photo or your yearly photos of your kids and you want a great place to take the pictures. I have the answer below. I whipped out my camera and drove around to find some of the best places to take those photos. These are all outdoor locations that are free (best part right!). They offer beautiful back drops for those priceless photos. Here we go:
EC Lawrence Park
This park is located off Walney Rd. in Chantilly VA. It offers a great pond, bridge and steps. This locale is great for that outdoorsy feel and is absolutely beautiful in the fall.