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 […]

3 Tips to Rock Your Summer Photos

tis’ the season when we see the most sunlight, the longest days and highest light levels… 1. That Golden Hour The summer sun can be harsh, which will not only cause squinting, but harsh shadows. Wait for that golden hour to catch the golden light. Typically, the hour before sunset. 2. Experiment with Silhouettes Place […]

Backup those Mobile Photos

How often are you backing up photos from your mobile device? Last month, we surveyed over 1,000 active mobile photo users and asked them this same question! 99.5% responded that photos are important, yet more than half aren’t backing them up weekly! A mobile device is like a mini computer. If it’s accidentally dropped, gets […]

Tell Your Story with Adobe Spark

Recently,  Adobe launched a new member to the Adobe Cloud Family: Adobe Spark. Adobe Spark is a simple, yet elegant tool helping users create engaging visual content and stories. We love storytelling and we’re loving Spark. I love their witty tagline: “An image is worth a thousand words, Adobe Spark is worth a thousand likes.” […]

Mobile Travel Journal Part 2

Welcome to the Mobile Travel Series Part 2. I’m here to share how to document your summer travels with the one device we always have with us, our mobile phone. In Part 1 of this series, I share how I prepared to create a travel journal using only my mobile device. It’s really more of […]

Mobile Travel Journal Part 1

There’s an App for everything, really. We’re taking more photos than ever on our mobile devices, but then what? I’ve been traveling with my 10 year old son, Ryder, through Southeast Asia for 2 weeks and have taken over 2,000 photos on my iPhone. I don’t carry a point and shoot anymore and the dSLR […]

Aspect Ratio for Dummies

print aspect ratio

I shouldn’t use the word dummy, aspect ratio is complicated, but when it finally clicks you’ll be like, “ohhhh, I get it now”! One of the big challenges of digital imaging is aspect ratio & cropping for print. Not only are there thousands of ways to take a photo, but all hardware is not created […]