The key to gorgeous black and white images often lies in the small details: making sure there is sufficient range of lights and darks, ensuring skin doesn’t look dull, and making sure our subject doesn’t fade into the background. Paying attention to these details can help us ensure our image has the impact that we want. Believe it or not, color actually matters a lot in black and white conversions. Here, I cover some little-known but simple Lightroom tricks that will help you polish and perfect your black and white conversions.Read More
Everyone wants to look their best in a photo and as photographers, we have the great power to ensure that they do with a few cropping tips.
The options for cropping a photo can seem endless. While cropping decisions are often led by personal preference, style, and artistic vision, there are a few important “rules” to keep in mind when cropping photos.Read More
Since having my three boys, most notably the twins who are now toddlers, I’ve learned that many rules are meant to be broken. Rules you’ve heard all of your life: jumping on the bed, staying up past bedtime, wearing pajamas all day. I like to break photography rules, too. Throw the rule book out the window, grab a cup joe and let’s get started!Read More
Another month brings a new Click Pro of the Month! Let’s dig into this month with a huge congratulations to April’s Click Pro of the Month, the fabulous Laura Froese! And now for a fun interview with Laura!Read More
Taking photos of my children everyday is one of the most rewarding things I’ve ever done for myself. They are only little once, and I cherish all the images I have of messy hair, dirty faces, and naked baby bums.
Taking compelling photographs of everyday childhood isn’t rocket science. If you’re a mother, you know that just about everything they do is photo worthy in the early days. So make it a point to get the camera out regularly, and then follow these simple tips to help those day-to-day images really stand out.Read More
One of our favorite posts here on the Clickin Moms blog each month is this one, the monthly member share. We love throwing a theme out to the forum members and seeing how they interpret it. This month, guest judge Melissa Stottmann chose the theme of ‘Soft’ and there were so many fantastic images submitted. Enjoy…Read More