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How to Capture Stunning Pictures of the Northern Lights

Every year the aurora borealis produce thousands of stunning and unique pictures. Those iconic shades of deep winter colors paint the sky with light, and you can’t help but stare at the pictures for more than a moment. But you might be wondering, where do you photograph them? When do you photograph them? How do you photograph them? We want to know too! So we’ve talked to some of our friends who are experts at the game, and this is …

Your 5 Most Asked Support Questions Answered

We all have questions, it makes us human. No one should be afraid of asking because there really is “no stupid question.” We get tons of questions every day, so our support team made this awesome help center to help answer your questions quicker, but we’ve also included what you’re most curious about in this post! What file specifications do you recommend for the best quality print? Getting a high-quality print is as simple as 1-2-3! We only accept .jpg, …

How to Take Better Photos of Your Dog

A dog is man’s best friend, but a dog is not man’s best photography model. Most dogs are playful and energetic, which makes them harder to photograph but not impossible. Dogs make really cute and funny expressions, and they will never criticize you for making their nose look big! However, capturing a sharp, well-composed snapshot of your best friend isn’t always as simple as “Sit! Stay!” Here are a few tips from our friends who have photographed more than 25,000 …
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How to Take Better Photos of Your Car

This blog post features tips from renowned automotive photographer Desmond Louw. In order to show how accessible these tips are to the rest of us, we asked our Director of Media Relations Chuck Ellis, who recently completed the restoration of a 1964 Plymouth Valiant, to use the tips to take some photos of his own car for this post. His commentary can be found on each photo’s caption.   – Editor Putting a camera in every cell phone has made us all …

How to Make Memories Come to Life on Your Walls

The expression “if these walls could talk” has always inspired me. I believe your walls should talk. They are blank canvases in your home for full self-expression. One of the first comments people make when they enter my home is that they love how our walls tell a story. Our home is filled with beautiful art from family photos taken by both professional photographers and myself to art done by my children. I believe our walls should talk and tell …

Rekindling an Old Love of Photography with a New DSLR

My wife Julie had not touched a “real” camera for over 30 years. In that period of time, much has changed in camera technology since she used her Olympus Film camera. As a ballet dancer and instructor, she was interested in taking photos of dance back in the 1970s and ‘80s. She took two photography courses at a community college where she discovered that she had an exceptional eye for photo composition. But when that Olympus camera was stolen in …