My Persnickety Prints survived Hurricane Sandy

My Story: by Leslie Beahm. My nephew was born September 1, 2012. Our family was so happy to see any photos that were shared of him, and of course, any that crossed my path, I digitally scrapbooked! By the time I was able to meet my Nephew in late September, I’d already created almost a […]

Border Prints

1 2 3 4 The Persnickety process is most archival and water resistant. Don’t lose your memories in the cloud, print and keep them forever! Even the basic 4×6 print can be creative, artistic, and worth it’s weight in silver (no pun intended, but yes, there is actual “silver” in our silver halide photo paper!). […]

3 Ways to Capture Natural Moments when Photographing Families

Simplicity Photography

1 2 3 4 5 1. GET RID OF EXPECTATIONS:  If you have the expectation of capturing the “perfect” family photo it really creates anxiety and stress around the entire photo shoot. Remember to just be in the moment, feel what is going on around you, and throw out any expectations you have. Capturing real moments […]

Never Forget

On the morning of September 11, 2001, 19 terrorists from AL-Qaeda, hijacked four commercial airplanes, deliberately crashing two of the planes into the upper floors of the North and South towers of the World Trade Center complex and a third plane into the Pentagon in Arlington, Va. The Twin Towers ultimately collapsed because of the […]

Peru 6×8 Travel Album

In my previous post, I took 1,000 Photos in Peru, now what? I share details of how I documented Peru. Today, I’m going to share more images and a quick video of the final album. Album: Simple Stories 6×8 album and page protectors. (Order online at Prints: Persnickety of course! 6×8 Prints are only […]

How to Take Photos of the Solar Eclipse with your Smartphone

solar eclipse photo tips

Remember the iphoneography tips we’ve been teaching you over the years? You’ll want to use them if you’re planning on taking photos of the #solareclipse on Monday. Auto focus won’t work. Manually use your finger to lock the focus on the moon. Slide your finger up & down to change the exposure. Android phones have […]

I took 1,000 Photos in Peru, now what?

  It’s not every day we get to hike through Machu Picchu, or float through Lake Titicaca on a boat made of reefs. We spend months, even years, planning a big vacation, it deserves to be remembered. I have always hoped I could take my children on a humanitarian trip to a 3rd world country […]

6×8 Collage Prints

NEW! Completely Custom Collage Templates in the popular 6×8 print format. Free Persnickety Software Free Persnickety Art Highest Quality Prints, guaranteed  Simply drag & drop photos into photo placeholders, add text overlays and adjust as needed. and …. ONLY 99¢ for a Limited Time! Save Save Save Save Slide into your favorite 6×8 Photo Album […]