You Might Be a MWAC When…

I have heard a lot of talk lately about how MWAC (Mom with a camera) is a bad term. Personally, I don't take any offense to it and thought it would be fun to create a list of ways for you to know if you are obsessed with photography and just might be a MWAC (the good kind). 1. Your 3 year old daughter yells "Get out of my shot!" 2. Your mumble to yourself, why is my picture not turning out right and your 5 year old son says "What is your aperture set at?" 3. You drive by a field of ...continue reading

You Might Be a MWAC When…

RAW vs. JPEG by Melissa Noste

RAW vs. JPEG by Melissa Noste

I first "met" Melissa when I was commenting on fellow 365er's blogs. I noticed there was this one girl who was so helpful and answering everyone's questions. Of course, I had to go and check out her blog :O) Her photos are beautiful and she is always willing to help anyone. Be sure to check out her blog! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hello all Click It Up A Notch readers! I am so ...continue reading

Simplify Your Life

Simplify Your Life

A few weeks ago I mentioned reading a book about living more "intentionally" and how I used that to apply to my photography. That amazing book is Organized Simplicity. Besides having a ton of tips on how to organize your house, she talks about living a simpler life. She talks about creating a family mission statement and how to find more family time. Right now it is only $10 on Amazon! I also stumbled upon this e-book - Simple Blogging. I figured since almost all of us have blogs why not ...continue reading

I Learned 5-19-11

I Learned 5-19-11

I learned that I am longing for a macro. Looks like I know what the next lens on my list will be. Instead of a super cool macro shot...you get this :O) I also learned how AMAZING you guys are! Seriously! Yesterday I hit 100,000 page views!! This blog has only been around 9 months and each month you blow me away with your comments and support!! Thank you!!! Now it's your turn. What did you learn this week?? You know the old saying "You learn something new everyday!" Take pictures ...continue reading

Photo Wall Displays (Frames)-Why Didn’t I Think of That? Wednesday

Photo Wall Displays (Frames)-Why Didn’t I Think of That? Wednesday

You may remember THIS post I did months ago with a collection of photo wall ideas. It was such a huge hit I thought I would create a part 2 for you! All these links include picture frames: - Live. Your. Style - Collection of frames in the shape of a rectangle with a large letter in the mix. - The House of Smiths - Creative way of displaying frames on a shelf. - Kikilota - Frames in the shape of a heart above the bed. - The Bird's Papaya - Frames in stair way with a quote in the ...continue reading