Basic Photography

Overlooked Holiday Moments to Photograph This Year

The holiday season is upon us, and it’s time to capture memories! Alongside your traditional Christmas family photos don’t forget to photograph what makes your family holiday unique and special. Here are five often overlooked […]

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photo editing with textures

Have you used textures in your photo editing? Alishia Osborn, from Just Leesha, is here with some tips on finding and using photo textures to add drama and interest to your images. When I first […]

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How to Add a Dramatic Sky to Your Photos - Photoshop Tutorial

Want Clouds? Make Clouds! Alishia Osborn, from Just Leesha, is here with a Photoshop tutorial to show you how to add a dramatic sky to your photos. With a few steps in Photoshop, you can […]

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TrunxApp Giveaway

This post and our recent #TrunxPhotoFun Twitter Party are sponsored by the photo app Trunx. Trunx – that “lets you snap, organize and store forever”… privately and in the cloud! Test it out not tow […]

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How to Use and Love Layers in Photoshop

To edit photos in Photoshop, you must learn to use layers. What are layers? Simply put, they are photo adjustments you can stack on top of your picture. You can add as many or as […]

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In the nineties, Anne Geddes transformed infant portraiture with her fantastical, ethereal images of babies. Her iconic images featured babies in more fanciful creations than one could ever imagine — babies dressed as vegetables, fairies, […]

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Photoshop Tutorial - Add Light and Warmth

Have you ever taken a photo of a wonderful moment and then felt disappointed that it didn’t turn out as fabulously as you thought it would? If so, Alishia Osborn, from Just Leesha, is here to show how you can […]

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Janice here, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom and owner of Janice Croze Photography. Today I guest posted over at one of my favorite websites, Child Mode, about holiday photos tips… You have shopped, wrapped, […]

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PicMonkey Tutorial Fix Flash

Do you have some bad flash photos you want to transform into photographs worth saving? 5 Minutes for Mom co-founder, Janice Croze, shares some photo editing tips to help you fix your flash photos with […]

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When you arrive home from a blogging conference like BlogHer13, you likely have a phone full of photos or perhaps you even lugged around a DSLR to capture it all. It’s time to get those […]

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