Photography

Ever wanted to know how to make that blurry background you see in cool, creative photos? For the sake of this post, I’m going to assume you said, “Yes!” ;) Now get your camera out and get ready to learn… How to create a blurred background (formally called “Bokeh“) First, look at the settings on […]

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Let Your Pictures Tell a Story

by SomeGirl on November 22, 2011 · 6 comments

When you’re out and about on a special day that you want to remember through photos, look for creative ways to show what was going on. Try getting down on the ground and shooting the scenery.     Look up and shoot what’s over head.   Get closeup on the details. Assign yourself a task […]

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Once again, Michelle from So, I Married a Mennonite has inspired me… :) She wrote a great post yesterday called, “How to Shoot in Manual Mode for Beginners,” which I’ve been wanting to write/share for a few months now but haven’t. After thinking about her post and how tricky it can be for auditory learners […]

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(oops, didn’t straighten up the room before I started snapping photos) When you get ready to take a photo with your iPhone…     Touch around the screen to choose your exposure and set your focal point…   The area you touch will become the brightest, most in focus, area of your photo…     […]

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Wrapping up the 30 Day Photography Challenge

by SomeGirl on September 27, 2011 · 2 comments

I’ve had so much fun doing this photography challenge! I hope you’ve enjoyed it as well. :) As you can see from the pictures below life has been full of fun activities lately, which have left me a little too tired to write much today (and seasonal allergies from all of our outdoor play have […]

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Wow, it’s week 3 of the 30 Day Photography Challenge already… Time flies! (It’s been speeding by over the past week, which explains why I’m a few days behind on the challenge.) Here are the three shots I have to share from last week and a little tip for one of them: Day 15- Long […]

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