How to Look Your Best in Pictures!

How to look your best in pictures!

There unfortunately is no step-by-step manual on how to be photogenic, but being “unphotogenic” does not mean that you are not physically attractive. The most gorgeous person in the world could look like an absolute toad in pictures. There is a certain art to taking a good picture. Sometimes it is random, someone just catches you at the right time in the right place. But there are some tricks of the trade that can help you to make every picture a good one. Continue reading

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5 Crazy Products You Can Have Made With Instagram Photos

(Image Credit: Printstagram)

(Image Credit: Printstagram)

Can you believe Instagram only a few years ago? The iPhone app (now also available for Android) has become the most popular place to post selfies, #ootd and party pictures. But what do we do with our photos after the likes and comments have stopped coming in? Do we let them fade into the past, never to be seen unless someone decides to scroll through every picture on our page? Not according to the internet! Instagram photographers everywhere can immortalize their pics in a variety of ways. You can now buy postcards, t-shirts and wall art featuring your Instagram masterpieces. There are many, many options for printing out your Instagram photos…Here are my top 5 products that you just might have to invest in: Continue reading

Instagram Etiquette (Image Credit: Arne Trautmann)

Instagram Etiquette for the ‘#igaddict’

Instagram Etiquette (Image Credit: Arne Trautmann)

Instagram Etiquette (Image Credit: Arne Trautmann)

We’ve all done it before. You are eating at a really nice restaurant, and the waiter brings out the dessert. It is the most amazing piece of art you have ever seen-or at least in that moment it is. You take out your phone from your pocket and snap a quick picture of the incredible masterpiece. Then, you go onto Instagram, crop the picture, add a filter (or you don’t, #nofilter), you add a cutesy caption, and finish your picture off with a handful of hashtags.

This is what we are all guilty of doing every time we see something cool or beautiful or interesting. There is a time and place for Instagram, and there is a way to share your pictures without annoying your followers. Continue reading

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The Impossible Project: Keeping the art of instant photos alive!

The Impossible Project (Image Credit: The Impossible Project)

The Impossible Project (Image Credit: The Impossible Project)

Before digital cameras and our beloved Instagram, memories were captured in analog instant photography. Polaroid, one of the most popular companies to produce analog instant photography cameras and film, stopped doing so due to advancing digital technology; but can we still capture our favorite moments with the brilliant cool and warm hues that we did with analog instant cameras? The founders of The Impossible Project turned an “Impossible dream into reality- allowing instant photographers to continue their craft! Continue reading

How to look your best in pictures!

How to Look Your Best in a Picture (Image Credit: Kris Krug)

How to Look Your Best in a Picture (Image Credit: Kris Krug)

There unfortunately is no step-by-step manual on how to be photogenic, but being “unphotogenic” does not mean that you are not physically attractive. The most gorgeous person in the world could look like an absolute toad in pictures. There is a certain art to taking a good picture. Sometimes it is random, someone just catches you at the right time in the right place. But there are some tricks of the trade that can help you to make every picture a good one. Continue reading

Quirky Item of the Week: Memoto Automatic Camera

(Image Credit: http://memoto.com)

(Image Credit: http://memoto.com)

When I first saw the Memoto Automatic Camera, I thought it was one of those crazy inventions you see on Pinterest that don’t actually exist. I almost didn’t bother searching for it, being let down by Pinterest so many times before, but something about this quirky little camera made me curious enough to do a little research. I was thrilled to see that the Memoto does in fact exist and can be purchased (if your willing to pre-order and wait for April 2013 delivery. But what is it you ask? Just about the coolest digital camera invention to date. Continue reading