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Photo of the Week: Impressions of Longwood Gardens

Posted by on Apr 6, 2014 in Photography |

Nature is welcoming spring with a host of colors, smells and sounds. Check out this picture of blooming flowers with multiple exposures. It's the perfect way to say hello spring! Read more

Learn Speedlight Comparison for Perfect Pictures in a Flash

Posted by on Apr 5, 2014 in Photography | Comments

Speedlight are an important part of every photographers kit and are essential for indoor or nighttime photography. But how do you know what the best speedlight option to use? We'll explore popular options in Canon and Nikon to make your comparison speedlight shopping a bit easier and help you select the optimal flash for your photography work! Read more

First Friday Photo Gallery: Movement

Posted by on Apr 4, 2014 in Photography |

From the moment we are born, we are motivated to move. It's no wonder, then, that we are so often captivated by images of movement. Today, in Craftsy's First Friday Photography Gallery, we celebrate movement, and applaud our talented members who have been able to so eloquently capture it on film. View the gallery! Read more

Palm Power: Finding the Best Apps for iPhone Photography

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Photography | Comments

Oftentimes the only camera we have on us is our iPhone. So, when left without your DSLR, what at the best iPhone photography apps to make your photos amazing? We've got the list here. Read on! Read more

Family Wedding Photos: 7 Tips for Capturing Heartwarming Moments

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Photography |

In the midst of wedding madness and amongst many strong opinions, family shots can be tricky for photographers. Take the dread out of posing the family for wedding photos with these tips, ensuring you capture the ultimate family portraits. Read more

Meet Luis Angel, Craftsy’s Member of the Month for April

Posted by on Apr 1, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Embroidery, Fiber Arts and Felting, Fine Art, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Home & Garden, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

It is not every day you see a psychology professor taking strides to become a fashion designer. So, we knew we had to chat with Luis Angel the minute we found him. And, we are so glad we did. We are so impressed with not only his talent and passion but also the way he inspires. We can't wait for you to meet, Luis Angel, too. Read more