Have you ever asked yourself what you’re going to do with all of those priceless instagram photos hiding away on your phone? They may be not all be technically correct but they sure are real. They are everyday snap shots – the messy, badly lit, out of focus, laughing, crying, silly, amazing moments – called life. I wanted a fun way to view them “in person” but I knew I liked them together in a group. It’s a power in numbers kind of thing. They all work together and create this storyboard of your life.
This is most definitely a pinterest inspired idea and it was SUPER easy! I’m excited because it will be so easy and inexpensive to constantly rotate the photos (not sayin’ this will happen toooo often, but the opportunity is there). [click to continue…]
Ok mamas, I really, really hope that you have been giving manual mode a try. It really is the one thing that will take your photos to the next level. Just tell your auto mode that you’re officially fighting and you’re going to see what else is out there. I promise once you get the hang of it, you will never EVER look back.
I am an extremely visual person (hence the career as a photographer, I guess)- so no matter how many times I heard someone explain exposure, or how many times I read about it – I never really grasped it until I could get a visual. Here is one that worked for me, maybe it will help you too. If it doesn’t, just forget I mentioned it.
OK, I want you to picture a bucket. Now, I want you to visualize a stream of chocolate going into that bucket. There are three questions I want you to ask yourself? How big is the bucket? What is the size of the stream and how long will it be flowing? [click to continue…]