Category Archives for "Lighting"

Aug 16

The #1 Thing You NEED To Do For Great Blog Photos

By Amy

The #1 Thing You NEED To Do For Great Blog Photos | Blogger tips | Blog Photography Tips | Entrepreneurial Tips | photo basics | photography basics | video tutorial | soft light | golden hour |

HInt:  It has to do with lighting! Did you catch my last Facebook live? I intentionally shot the video at the WORST time of day to highlight why it was a HORRIBLE idea for your blog or website photos!! Well, now I’m back and I wanted to highlight the best time of day (in the PM) to […]

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Apr 12

How To Set Up Your Photography Lighting Equipment

By Amy

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

By Amy

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

By Amy

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

By Amy

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

By Amy

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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

By Amy

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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Oct 19

The 1 Thing To Stop Doing With Your Photography

By Amy

stop!! Don’t use your camera’s flash! I know your camera has a built in flash.But I’m sorry, you shouldn’t be using it!Sometimes a scene just needs more light, but typically it shouldn’t be achieved with your camera’s flash!So how do you light a scene when Mother Nature isn’t on your side or when it’s nighttime?​ […]

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Jun 29

Directional Lighting

By Amy

directional lighting

Subscribe in a reader Directional Lighting Are you loving the pictures you’re creating?   No…? What may be missing the the secret sauce? Yep, you read that right…the secret sauce! What’s that? That my friends, is good lighting…specifically directional lighting. If you’ve read some of the other posts on lighting, you know there are other […]

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