Out of Office

“I’m leaving on a jet plane, don’t know when I’ll be back again.” Come on, sing it with me I’m heading to Europe and decided to not post any new tutorials or posts while I’m away. I figured my husband may not like me sitting at a Paris cafe working. So I’m on vacation. A […]

5 tips for taking pictures in public

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You bought the fancy DSLR, worked hard to master shooting in manual, all so you could capture your life beautifully right? So why does it sit on your desk or in your bag, while real life happens around you outside of your house?  Are you afraid you’ll break your expensive gear (valid fear!! I hear […]

Critique Me – Mariah at Mariah Freeman Photography

Mariah Freeman 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 […]

Lens Distortion: What Every Photographer Should Know

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*This post contains affiliate links. Thank you for supporting Click it Up a Notch. Ever wondered why your subjects look disproportioned in certain images compared to real life? Or why buildings look like they are tipping? Chances are it’s due to lens distortion.  And no matter how expensive your lens, all have some distortion. The […]

Critique Me – Lauren Kirkham

Lauren Kirkham

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 […]