Looking for a magazine-quality interior shot for a family portrait, Instagram or blog? I’ve got a new preset for you and it’s only $5! I tweaked and worked on this preset for YEARS. And now I use it for everything! This Lightroom preset brightens, sharpens, and adjusts saturation for a timeless, classic magazine look. Edit… Read More My new $5 preset: Magazine Interior shots!
I can’t seem to take this curtain of twinkle lights ($18) down from Christmas! So I thought I would dress them up for spring! This idea would be perfect for blank walls at showers, wedding or Easter backdrop. The twinkle lights add a touch magic, especially in photos. How to create a floral backdrop I… Read More Flower backdrop with twinkle lights
I used to think that all my Instagram heroes lived remarkably beautiful lives and everything they touched or did was aesthetically perfect. Then I learned that is not the case! Instead, they learned to be super creative with their backdrops. So I am following along and learning too. I’ve shown you my $107 home photo… Read More Flat lay photo backdrop ideas and behind the scenes
Could you tell that photo was on a $20 vinyl backdrop? There aren’t too many idyllic settings for family pictures in our house or yard, so I thought I would make one! I’m inspired to get busy taking photos with my new camera that my old camera just couldn’t handle, so first order of business… Read More Cheap home photo studio for $107
You don’t need a fancy filter or extra apps to get beautiful photos on your phone. You just need a little know how with the Photos app that comes right on the iPhone. We all learn differently, so today I’m sharing a video and step-by-step written instructions. I took this photo on my iPhone 7… Read More How to color correct photos on your iPhone
Clara is already two months old, and I’ve been catching up on some photo taking and editing. It’s fun to compare her photos to her brothers’ and see how the they look similar in some ways. And it’s reminded me that, holy smokes, I’ve taken a bazillion photos of these kids! Here are some tips I use… Read More Baby photo tips and newborn pic list