A Love-ly Pose


You might not think Groundhog Day could be the inspiration for a Valentine’s Day photoshoot. But, inspired by several great shadow photos (including this family pose) on Pinterest, we came up with a romantic pose that is perfect for the holiday. Capturing this photo requires a bit of advance planning – you’ll need sunshine, to […]

Photo Organization Tips – From Our Fans!


We asked our Facebook fans for their digital photo organization tips, and boy, did we get answers! Here’s the top tips from our fans – do you use these strategies? Step 1 – Get Those Photos onto the Computer! Of course, the most important step in saving (and organizing) your digital photos is to transfer […]

Photo Classes – Shutter Priority Lesson Five

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Camera controls– Shutter Priority ———————————— In S/TV (time value) You set the shutter speed the camera sets the aperture. When shooting in shutter priority you control the way movement is captured in your pictures. Fast shutter speeds freeze motion. A fast shutter also helps ensure sharp pictures no matter how unsteady your grip on the […]