5 Ways to Build Confidence as a Photographer

Let’s talk about confidence and some ways we can help boost it as photographers. 1.There is no one, and I mean absolutely NO ONE, that can create photographs the way you do. Even if you try to copy every element employed by another photographer, a little piece of you is always there. Instead of trying to mold yourself into someone else, embrace what YOU bring to the table with your unique talents, perspectives and life experiences. There is no one in the world that has EVER lived life the ...continue reading

5 Ways to Build Confidence as a Photographer

Change, a Project, and More

Some changes and some exciting things happening at Click it Up a Notch. Something exciting Have you ever had a secret that you are dying to tell people? Yeah, me too! And I have one and it's killing me not to tell you. However, I will say this. I'm working on something amazing and something that has been requested for years. I can't tell you just yet because I want to make sure it will become a reality before I let you in on it. If it all goes according to plan it should be ready to launch ...continue reading

Critique Me – Jawn at Jawn Mallon Photography

Critique Me – Jawn at Jawn Mallon Photography

Remember: -Read How to Critique a Photo -Make a critique sandwich - something positive, something you would have done differently, something positive -My rule: no improvement tip = deleted comment -This will benefit the person leaving the photo critique just as much if not more than the person receiving the critique. -If you would like to have an image critiqued be sure to read How to submit an image for critique. Thank you to Jawn at Jawn Mallon Photography for submitting the following ...continue reading

Go-To Camera Lenses

Go-To Camera Lenses

*This post contains affiliate links. Thank you in advance if you support Click it Up a Notch. I get at least one email a day asking about lenses. What lens should I buy? What if I want to capture _______? We wrote an extensive series on camera lenses to try and help answer those questions. I know deciding what lens to buy can seem like a daunting task because there are so many options out there. One of my best pieces of advice is to narrow it down to one or two lenses you are interested in ...continue reading

10 Reasons You Need to Attend Click Away

10 Reasons You Need to Attend Click Away

I'm so excited and can't wait for September when I get to jet off to Salt Lake City for Click Away. Not only do I get to meet some of the amazing photographers I have gotten to know over the years, but I get to speak there as well. Eek! So excited! If you are curious about my classes you can read more about my sessions at Click Away here. Use the code: COURTNEYCA to get $60 off your registration. Check out these 10 reasons you need to be there. Are you going to Click Away? What ...continue reading