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Find Your Favorite Things With 11 New Craftsy Classes!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Woodworking |

Bright buttercream cakes and delicious doughnuts... these are a few of our favorite things! We've just released 11 amazing new online Craftsy classes, ready for your enjoyment. Plus, we're offering them at a limited time new class discount, so you get a brand new class all tied up with a sweet savings string!

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Landscape Photography: Using Long Exposure To Create Emotion

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Photography | Comments

Have you ever thought about using longer exposures when making your landscape photos? The use of long exposures can completely change the look and feel, the emotion if you will, of the photograph, giving the same scene two completely different looks and eliciting very different emotions from the viewer. Check out how long exposure can rendered images in totally unexpected ways.

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On the Road: The Best Camera for Travel Photography

Posted by on Jul 26, 2014 in Photography |

The best camera for travel photography is always going to be the one you happen to have with you — having any camera is better than no camera. But if you are planning a trip and looking to buy something new, here are a few things to think about.

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Find Your Photography Muse: 10 Ways to Break Out of a Creative Rut

Posted by on Jul 25, 2014 in Photography |

Feeling like your work isn’t any good? Or like you are making the same photographs over and over again? It happens to the best of us. Sometimes it just takes a little spark to become a creative fire. Here are 10 things I like to do when I need a creative jump start.

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Techie Tips: Why Photographers Should Try Using a Continuous LED Light

Posted by on Jul 23, 2014 in Photography | Comments

With so much new technology, photographers are able to push the limits of the photographic process. One of these tools is the LED light, which first changed how we shoot videos, but is now becoming more widely used by photographers. Here are 5 reasons you should look into trying an LED light.

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Start Taking Better Photos Now With Our FREE Beginner Photography eGuide!

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Photography |

Don't leave your photography dreams blurry and underexposed! With a little expert help, you can improve your skills today. And, here's the best part, you can do it for FREE! Read on to find out how you can get our free beginner photography eGuide, so you can start taking better shots today.

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