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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 …

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 …

Some of the best things in life are free. Similarly, some of the most amazing photography filters come at little expense if you know what you’re looking for. Photography is an expensive venture that goes beyond the cameras and lenses you invest in. Sometimes all you want is an affordable approach to give your portfolio an edgy, unique look without the hassle of unnecessary spending. The good news is that Google can give you nearly unlimited websites and blogs that offer …

Hope your Valentine’s Day is going well! Have you ever taken a photo with your camera and spent several seconds messing with the lens, zooming in and zooming out to get the picture just right, only to have it turn out blurry? There’s a solution to that problem, and it’s called a prime lens. No zoom features, no problem. Every photographer, from a mom documenting her kid’s childhood to a professional making a living, should have a prime lens in their camera …

We spoke to Brett, one of our customers, about his passion for whiskey, Star Wars, photography, and how he combines the three through his clever Instagram, @scotch_trooper.  "Do. Or do not. There is no try." – – – – – Hard work pays off… and it's always good to have a quality dram when it does. It's fun to see all the hard work of good friends opening well deserved doors in the whisky world and beyond. I'm quite excited …