Tag Archives: Amy Lucy Lockheart

clickin walk tips and experiences

by Amy Lucy Lockheart
As we approach the date of the third Clickin Walk, I am filled with anticipation for what our next walk will bring. Beautiful fall colors, crisp late September air, and picturesque river town scenes are what I am envisioning for this year’s Clickin Walk. One thing I am certain of – I will see old friends and make new ones, share a love for photography with other photographers who live in my area, push myself to creatively(…)

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photographing a birth

by Amy Lucy Lockheart
I often refer to Clickin Moms as one giant family. It’s true! And families take pictures of one another. What better way to document a birth than to ask a fellow Clickin Mom to photograph the entire event. There have been a number of CM members who have photographed the births of fellow Clickin Moms members, myself included.

The birth of a child is an experience that you will never forget. Indeed, it is one of the most(…)

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go beyond auto | first steps with a DSLR

The next run of CMs First Steps with a DSLR photography workshop with instructor Amy Lucy Lockheart is starting in September. If you’ve always wanted to take better photos of your kids, but haven’t ventured outside of Auto Mode, then this is the perfect class for you! Some of the students from the first run of this class were brand new DSLR owners and had no experience outside of auto mode. Within 3 short weeks they were already shooting in(…)

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get yourself off auto

The second run of CMs First Steps with a DSLR photography workshop with instructor Amy Lucy Lockheart is starting in just a few short weeks. If you’ve always wanted to take better photos of your kids, but haven’t ventured outside of Auto Mode because all those buttons and dials are confusing, then this is the perfect class for you! Some of the students from the first run of this class were brand new owners of their cameras and had no(…)

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snow photography inspiration

by Amy Lucy Lockheart
There is something so enchanting about snow. The way it falls softly to the ground and covers the earth
in a giant white blanket makes everything seem so fresh and magical. But when snow is present, so is
the cold. That cold may mean that many of us decide to stay indoors where we are nice and toasty.
Taking photos of your kids outdoors in the winter can be very rewarding, so do your best to come out
of hibernation and(…)

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first steps with a DSLR

The New Year is right around the corner and with the New Year comes a new lineup of photography workshops through CMU.  With that lineup we have four (yes, FOUR) new workshops being introduced!  We’ll be introducing each one of them here on the Clickin Moms photography blog for you and the first one up is Shooting 101: First Steps With A DSLR by CMmentor and Click Magazine’s Products Editor Amy Lucy Lockheart.  Amy has been kind enough to answer(…)

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how to plan a stylized photo shoot

Have you been admiring the stylized photo shoots that you’ve seen from other photographers?  Have you wanted to create one of your own but unsure of how to plan one?  Are you having trouble figuring out what all goes into account with a stylized shoot?  The answers to your questions are here because CMmentor Amy Lucy Lockheart is sharing how she goes about planning her stylized shoots with her very own children.  Learn how she goes from a mere idea(…)

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a peek inside | amy lucy lockheart

Get to know your CMteam! We are so often asked what we shoot with, what’s “in our bag”, what bag we carry and so on and so forth. So we’re giving you all a little peek behind the scenes to get to know your CMteam better. A couple of times a month throughout this year and into 2013 we’ll feature a different CMteam member and give you “a peek inside” – a peek inside their bag, their workspace and a(…)

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creative wall displays | get those photos off your hard drive

by Amy Lucy Lockheart
We may take hundreds or even thousands of photos every month, but how often do we take the time to get those images off our hard drives and up on our walls? If your walls are covered, then great! If not, this article is for you. Be prepared to be inspired by the ideas featured below.

Over the last year, I have made an effort to create unique photo displays that are a reflection of the décor of(…)

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rock what you’ve got | it’s not all about the camera

It’s easy to get caught up in the newest gear, especially now when there are new announcements left and right, but it’s important to remember that while top of the line equipment has it’s advantages and improvements it’s not required to create a stunning photograph.  Some of the most beautiful images I’ve seen have been taken with an entry level DSLR, including the always inspirational photographs from today’s guest writer Amy Lucy who happens to rock a Nikon D90.
rock what(…)

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