November 2017 Free Styled Stock Photography

November 2017 Free Styled Stock Photography

I am absolutely in love with this month’s free styled stock photos, delivered just in time for all of your wonderful Thanksgiving blog posts.  Be sure to sign up for my email newsletter to snag these photos, in high resolution.  And watch for the next couple of weeks, because I will show you how to make a snazzy centerpiece and take pictures of it, too! November 2017 Free Styled Stock Photography To grab the photos, just sign up for my email newsletter: So what do you think of my FREE styled stock photos? If you liked this post, I would … Continue Reading →
DIY Cloth Hat Diffuser for Your DSLR

DIY Cloth Hat Diffuser for Your DSLR

I try to avoid using my on-camera flash because it tends to wash things out, especially people.  It also creates unsightly shadows and gives the skin illumination (which is NOT good).  In this tutorial, I am going to show you a super duper simple flash diffuser that you can create in like 5 minutes, and you can easily take it anywhere in your photo bag because it hardly weighs anything. DIY Cloth Hat Diffuser for Your DSLR I accidentally came across this little cloth hat last Christmas when I was trying to take photos of the family, but I hated … Continue Reading →
How To Install Lightroom Presets

How To Install Lightroom Presets

I received several emails over the past few months that my readers would really like some basic Lightroom tutorials. So, some of my upcoming blog posts will be on Lightroom and Photoshop. In this basic tutorial, I will teach you how to install a Lightroom preset. How To Install Lightroom Presets In this tutorial, I will be using 30+ Blog Photoshop Lightroom Presets, an awesome set of blogging presets for about $15 (sometimes the prices change).  For those who do not know, a Lightroom (or Photoshop) preset sets the basic color treatments, like tint and saturation, to a predefined setting.  … Continue Reading →
How to Photograph a Seamless White Background

How to Photograph a Seamless White Background

Here’s a simple product/blogging photography trick that you can use to create a seamless white background. This tip is a great way to make your photographs stand out, if you have an object that you would like to take a picture of, but you don’t want to use a flat-lay. Continue Reading →
October 2017 Free Styled Stock Photography

October 2017 Free Styled Stock Photography

My FREE styled stock photography is finally here!  I know, I know, the photos are NOT in the spirit of Halloween.  But, I do promise that next month, in November, I will have some autumn photos for you. October 2017 Free Styled Stock Photography To grab the photos, just sign up for my email newsletter: So what do you think of my FREE styled stock photos? If you liked this post, I would appreciate it if you PIN IT:   Continue Reading →
The $25 Macro Lens Photography for Bloggers Hack

The $25 Macro Lens Photography for Bloggers Hack

Bloggers know that you need to take good photos, but macro lens for your dSLR camera can be quite expensive.  This Nikon AF-S FX Micro-NIKKOR 60mm f/2.8G ED Fixed Zoom Lens costs almost $600, and this Nikon AF-S VR Micro-NIKKOR 105mm f/2.8G IF-ED costs almost $900.  I am saving up my money to purchase these Nikon macro lens, but in the meantime, I want to show everyone the $25 macro lens photography for bloggers hack.  Of course, anyone can use this hack, but bloggers (who can’t yet afford the expensive lens) will benefit from this.   Continue Reading →
4 Awesome Stock Photography Sites for Bloggers

4 Awesome Stock Photography Sites for Bloggers

Photography is so important for blog posts. These 4 stock photography sites were created just for bloggers like you. All offer free stuff for bloggers (such as a bunch of free flat-lay photos), inexpensive packages, and most of all — awesome photographs! Bloggers can create hundreds of different images, instantly, for all of your blog posts and social media content! Continue Reading →