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Did you get that great shot that you are super proud of? It’s perfect...except for the eyesore power lines running through the photo or the strangers photobombing your otherwise excellent shot. Oh no, what to do? It used to be that removing objects in photos was a tedious job that only professional photographers who mastered software like Photoshop could do.  Not any more! Enter phone photo editing apps and now everyone can remove unwanted objects in photos in a few easy clicks. Photo editing apps keep getting better and are doing an excellent job at helping people take more control...

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Have you hopped onto the ring light bandwagon yet? If not, what are you waiting for?  Ring lights have become very accessible and affordable and are not only meant for vloggers anymore. You would be surprised to find out who has ring lights in their homes now.  Have you noticed that your friends’ photos and videos look better and more professional than before? Chances are they are using a ring light.  Do you own a ring light or plan on getting one soon? Let’s take a look at a few photo projects you can do with your ring light.  Portrait...

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Do you have an Instagram account? Would you like to grow your followers? With the billions of Instagram accounts, it's easy to get lost in the bunch. The accounts that attract the most attention are the ones that are well thought out, that have pro looking photos, and that have consistency.  It’s important to have your own style but it’s also a good idea to browse other accounts to find inspiration and motivate you to up your own game.  It used to be that Instagram was only for phone photography, but as the platform grew, professional photographers started posting photos...

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Are you getting more serious about your phone photography and videos? Do you want to explore your options and wish to create more stunning images and clips? Want to look more professional during your Zoom meetings? Maybe you're getting into vlogging and want the best lighting for your videos? If so, you need great lighting! Without light there is no photography. Light is needed to create all photos. Choosing the right lighting is important to create a mood, to define a subject, and basically to make or break your photos and videos. Photography lighting options sure have come a long...

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You’ve surely seen those beautiful portrait photos where the subject is perfectly focused and clear and the background (or foreground) is blurry. Sometimes the background lights or objects even create blurry objects. This is called Bokeh. “In photography, bokeh (/ˈboʊkə/ BOH-kə or /ˈboʊkeɪ/ BOH-kay; Japanese: [boke]) is the aesthetic quality of the blur produced in out-of-focus parts of an image. Bokeh has also been defined as "the way the lens renders out-of-focus points of light".” - Wikipedia Ways to Create a Blurry Background A blurry background will automatically separate the subject from the background, making the subject the main focus....

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