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Amy is the owner extraordinaire at Learn Blog Photography and Amy Paris Photography. She's a single mom to an amazing teenage son. She's passionate about photography and skiing (downhill), the faster the better! Sign up for a FREE 30-min call to light up your photos & biz! bit.ly/2udzBXB

May 03

Fixing Skin Tones with Brush Tool

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Fixing Skin Tones with Lightroom's Brush Tool

Brush on Warmer skin  I LOVE <3 me some Lightroom!! It is so quick and easy to edit photos and I love how you can pick a specific area and only make changes there. See how easily and quickly you can improve skin tone with the brush tool in this short video! I once found Lightroom intimidating, […]

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Apr 26

How To Use Lightroom’s Brush Tool

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How To Use Lightroom's Brush Tool To Make Your Blog Photos Great

LR for Smartphone photos? Hell Yeah!! Smartphone and point n shoot photographers, don’t run away! You’ll definitely benefit from using Lightroom just as much as someone with a fancy camera will! Lightroom can be extremely helpful! Not only can you do basic photo editing, but this program EXCELS at organizing your photos and keeping them easily accessible. Don’t […]

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Apr 20

How To Find Creative Inspiration for Bloggers

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How To Find Creativity Inspiration for Bloggers

Creativity lives IN youMake a cup of coffee, black with two sugars, put on some world music, maybe Celtic or new age fusion it´s enough to get me into the mood to start writing, sketching and the usual planning to take over the world, but that’s not precisely my recipe to get some inspiration, that´s […]

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Apr 12

How To Set Up Your Photography Lighting Equipment

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Photography Lighting equipment

Stop fumbling and get your lighting equipment setup today! Photography lighting equipment can be scary and overwhelming. But it shouldn’t be! A little light, and your lighting equipment can drastically improve​ your DSLR, Point n shoot or smartphone photography instantly!! BTW…any link on this site that isn’t linking back to my own website, is an affiliate link. […]

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Apr 05

How To Pick Photography Light Bulbs

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photography light bulbs

don’t get caught in the dark! Start using light bulbs for your photo shoots and your photos will improve significantly!However, just any old light bulb can’t do the trick.  Watch the video below and see what I look for and what I’m using.BUT!!!! Don’t forget to use an umbrella or soft box to spread out the […]

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Mar 29

Your Light’s Color Matters To Your Photos

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photography light's color

are your lights screwing up the photo?  ​ Are you struggling to get professional looking blog photos? Have you ever thought about the type of light you’re using? Your regular lightbulbs usually give off a yellow light.  STAY AWAY from using those! Daylight balanced lightbulbs are best and I’ll show you why in the video below! Your […]

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Mar 22

Lights Can Make or Break Your Photos

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photography lights

Lights matter The lights you use are quite possibly…no scratch that…are almost always more important that the camera you use.  Why?Most cameras made within the past couple years have excellent quality, yes, even cellphones.So, the element holding your photos back is probably your lights!​ Lights! Camera! Action!!…or Snap FREE Blogger’s 5 Day Photo Challenge to […]

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Mar 15

Quick Natural Light Photography Setup

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natural light

Great blog photos No Fancy Equipment required  Do you think you can’t get great blog photos because all you use is your smartphone? Helllllo…smartphones have fabulous cameras now! All you need is some indirect sunlight, a window, your props and your smartphone. Let me show you how easy it can be!​ Quick & Easy Natural Light Photo Setup […]

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Mar 08

Quick & Easy Constant Lights Photography Setup

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constant lights

Photography lighting shouldn’t be scary Do you have a lighting kit, but wonder where and how to set it up? Check out this quick video going over a quick and easy setup you can use for blog photos, product photos, or anything you want to shoot! Constant Lights Quick and Easy Setup FREE Blogger’s 5 Day […]

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Mar 01

Centering Your Subject To Create Amazing Blog Photos

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centering photographic composition

Not a newbie mistake  Often considered a newbie photographic mistake, centering your subject in the frame is sometimes the best option. Now, I don’t recommend making it an all-the-time thing, but on occasion, it makes total sense. And, it makes the photo stunning when does right! I was a newbie once too… I can remember a day […]

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