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5 Myths About Taking Better Pictures You Shouldn’t Believe

I can remember the days when I picked up my first camera. Everything felt REALLY overwhelming, and I thought I’d never figure out the dang thing. The truth is that it took me a really long time to finally master my camera. It wasn’t because it was overly difficult, or some intricate process to understanding […]

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Pro photographer, mom of two, and online course maven. Welcome to my blog where I share camera tips and tricks to help you on your journey!
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Best Camera for Moms

One of the most common questions I’m asked by moms who are wanting to purchase a nice camera is “what kind of camera should I buy!?” Today I’m sharing my top camera picks for moms! Before we dive into the exact cameras I love, let’s talk a little bit about what’s on the market and […]

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How to Get Blurry Backgrounds in Your Pictures

Ooooh, that creamy blurry background. We all want that gorgeous tack sharp subject, and that beautiful blurry background behind them in our photos, don’t we? In fact, it’s one of the main reasons a lot of people buy a fancy DSLR in the first place! Perhaps that sounds like you – you bought your fancy […]

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