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Today, any amateur or semi-pro still photographer can jump into aerial videography by purchasing and learning to fly the many brands of affordable Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) otherwise known as drones. The learning curve can be steep, as you’ll have to adhere to a number of very specific and strict Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) regulations. But the FAA and training organizations, such as the Academy of Model Aeronautics Flight School or DartDrones, provide all the information you need to get started flying drones …

Interchangeable Moment Lenses For The iPhone? Yeah, you read that heading correctly. Interchangeable lenses (not clip-on) for the iPhone and a few select Android phones really do exist. Before reading this Moment Lens review, I want you to know I just switched to team iPhone. I must admit the iPhone camera is much better than my previous Droid Turbo’s camera. I can only imagine what abilities the Moment Lens will add to the already strong iPhone camera. Like several new companies, Moment Lens …

There’s something special about a physical photo. Whether you’ve got shoeboxes of them or a collection of special polaroids, photographs are irreplaceable and take us back to special memories embedded in the stories of our lives. Because photos are so special to us, it’s important to digitize them so that you can preserve them forever (or even have them made into gorgeous wall art!). Option 1: Use a photo scanner  For the highest quality digital photos, use a scanner. Every …

Instagram is a visual playground and an endless source of inspiration for artists, designers, business owners, DIY junkies, and all creative minds alike. Photographers have particularly taken to this platform as a tool to showcase their work, and we’re glad they have. Whether you want to look at the built environment from a fresh perspective, book a photographer for a wedding or special event, or see the world from the palm of your hand, these Instagram photographers have what you’re looking …

Smoke bomb photography is unique, relatively easy to do, and creates exciting and unique photography effects. Smoke bombs can turn an ordinary day into a surreal and dramatic event. Expecting mothers love to use them in their gender announcements, and newly engaged couples go to town with them, making their engagement photo sessions a cinematic moment. Even if you just have a smartphone, you can still make awesome photos as long as you know what you’re doing. Here are some tips for making …

Valentine’s Day is over, but for many newly engaged couples, now is the time to start planning engagement photos and sending out those save-the-dates. A good photographer will have some poses in mind for your engagement shoot, but if you’re looking for some simple ideas, here are some of our favorites, all graciously provided by the incredible Shelly Williams! Help us thank Shelly by following her on Instagram here. Before you meet with your photographer, be as familiar as possible with your location. If there is anything in particular …