5 Beach Photography Tips

Beach photography tips via Click it Up a Notch

If you are wanting to capture images while at the beach then you need to read these beach photography tips. From protecting your gear to tackling the light, this tutorial has lots of information you can’t miss. 1. Protect your gear It is so important to protect your gear when you are shooting at the […]

Food photography – Behind the Scenes


*Post contains affiliate links. Thanks in advance for supporting Click it Up a Notch. I have always loved to see how people set up their shots for all areas of photography.  I like to see the food photography behind the scenes and often it is a nice reminder that not everyone has a beautiful natural […]

3 Ways to Stay Inspired in the Winter Months


It is that time of the year again, the days have been shorter, the weather has been unpredictable, and staying inspired to shoot has had me wandering around looking for that excitement about photography.  Here are three things that have helped me recently to get back that inspiration to shoot. 1.  Look for a photography […]

Pin It

Photography Composition Series: Creating Balance & Symmetry

Photography Composition: Creating Balance and Symmetry via Click it Up a Notch

The way you view the world helps shape the way you compose your images with your camera.  The details you choose to include (or leave out) when composing your images tell a story.  They tell the story through your own personal perspective. You can utilize compositional strategies to help strengthen your message to the viewer […]

Pin It

Lessons from Shooting Film

shooting film

It seems like film is all the rage right now, trending everywhere you look from Facebook to forums to blog posts.  I figured with all the great resources out there this would be a great time to give film a try. Here is what I learned (with my disclaimer that I am very much a […]