Category Archives for "Tips & Tutorials"

Nov 01

Food Bloggers: How To Get a High-End Kitchen Look On An Apartment Budget

By Amy

How to Get A High-End Kitchen Look on an Apartment Budget |Food Bloggers | Blog tips | Blog Photos | Website Photos | Faux marble | Fancy Kitchen | best foodie photos | budget photo tips | photo backdrops

No Fancy Kitchen needed If you’re anything like me, you wish you could have the picture perfect kitchen.  You know what I’m talking about…The white subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliacances, the distressed hardwood floors, and marble or granite counter tops.  Oh and of course, you’d have several large windows creating STELLAR lighting for your food photos!However, […]

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Oct 04

Understanding Shallow Depth of Field

By Amy

Understanding Shallow Depth of Field | blog photography | website photos | photo tips | smartphone photography | smartphone photo tips | food photography | product photography | entrepreneurial photo tips | DOF |

how football & photography are connected Does the photography concept of shallow depth of field have you stumped?Once you read this, I know you’ll finally grasp the concept.There’s only 1 thing you have to understand before reading this article…Are you familiar with the field for American Football?  If you aren’t sure of where the goal […]

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Aug 23

Flatlay Tips for Fabulous Photos

By Amy

Flatlay Tips for Fabulous Photos | blogging tips | Blogger tips | blog photos | entrepreneurial tips | Photo tips | blog photography tips | website photo tips

how to rock your flatlays I’ve sure you’ve seen it all over the web, but you may not have realized this type of photo had a name. It’s quite fitting actually, but not something I had given much thought to prior to hearing the term flatlay about a year ago.  ​ Let’s take a look at how […]

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Aug 02

Don’t Make This Photo Mistake

By Amy

Don't Make This Photography Mistake And Ruin Your Blog Photos! | Blog Images | Blogging Tips | Photography Tips | iPhone Photography | Android Photography | Smartphone Photography

EEK! Don’t Accidentally ruin your photos Gotta LOVE Facebook Lives!! Recently I went live at the WRONG time of day to make sure you understand how light can negatively impact your blog photos, product photos or videos! Having high-quality photos is a MUST if you want to appear professional! So check it out! FREE Bonus! Are your photos […]

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Jun 07

Triangles Rock Your Photo’s Composition

By Amy

Using Triangles to Improve Your Blog Photos

Improve your Composition with triangles Triangles are everywhere in photography. Have you noticed them?  No, probably not, but that’s ok. Triangles can be literal or implied. Keep reading to see how you can use triangles in your blog photos. Where do you find Triangles? Triangles can be found in architectural structures and/or in the relationship between your subjects.  […]

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May 10

What the Hell are RYB CMYK and RGB

By Orana Velarde

cmyk and rgb

 Color Theory for PhotographyThe mysteries of RGB, CMYK and RYB Have you wondered what the hub-bub is all about surrounding colors? Orana Velarde is our very special guest blogger today who is going to explain everything we need to know about color theory for bloggers. Color Wheels…no, this has nothing to do with cars Remember when […]

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May 03

Fixing Skin Tones with Brush Tool

By Amy

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

By Amy

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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Mar 01

Centering Your Subject To Create Amazing Blog Photos

By Amy

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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Feb 15

How To Use Leading Lines for Improved Composition

By Amy

leading lines

leading lines show the viewer where to look  Leading lines can greatly impact your blog photos!Leading lines:-Guides the viewer through the scene-Creates depth -Adds interest-Points to the main subject-Creates balance  -Creates flow.  What Are Leading Lines? Leading lines is one of the most powerful and basic photography principle​s used to pull the viewer through a […]

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