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Learn best-of-practices to capture magazine-quality portraits, landscapes and more with the Craftsy Photography Blog. Master the methods behind consistently compelling shots with tutorials, expert advice and more.


Dramatic Photography: 5 Tricks of the Trade

Posted by on Aug 9, 2014 in Photography |

Whether you take portraits, landscapes, product shots, architectural photos, or something else, adding a little drama to your photos can take you to the next level. Here are five tips to jump start your photography toward the dramatic.

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Photographer Inspiration: Wedding Couple Photo Ideas

Posted by on Aug 8, 2014 in Photography |

As a wedding photography, it is essential you continue seeing things in creative and romantic ways, bring out the emotion of a couple on wedding day. Here are some ideas for finding those creative, unique and natural shots for your brides and grooms.

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Explore a World of Creativity With +10 New Craftsy Classes

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Drawing, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Knitting, Painting, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning | Comments

Whether preparing for an overseas adventure or enjoying a relaxing staycation, we've got a new class just for you! Plus, when you sign up for these classes today, you'll enjoy a limited time only discount. Don't delay your creative journey a minute longer!

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Savor the Last of Long Summer Days: ALL Craftsy Classes Up to 50% Off!

Posted by on Aug 7, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

Bring on the last minute summer savings! We're offering every single one of our online classes at amazing markdowns, so you can unlock your creativity and get better at what you love with step-by-step guidance from the world's top instructors.

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Meet the Winners of Craftsy’s Watch & Win Contest!

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Contests & Giveaways, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

This July, we challenged our members to compete for "most minutes watched" of any and all Craftsy classes. The three members who logged the most Craftsy class time would be rewarded with FREE classes! You've watched, now its time to announce the winners!

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Picture Perfect Editing: How to Calibrate a Monitor Properly

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Photography | Comments

For any photographer, the ability to calibrate a monitor is essential. A calibrated monitor allows you to create consistency in your editing, files that look good on other displays, and prints that are accurate reproductions. Here are four ideas for getting your monitor calibration under control.

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