10 Tips for Photographing Fall Foliage

Here it is, mid-September already, and the beginning of prime time for capturing colorful images of those gorgeous reds, yellows and oranges that paint our great outdoors. Our country will soon be bursting with color! I found some great tips and tutorials from top photographers with suggestions on how to best capture nature in its autumn glory. Continue reading

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How Safe and Private Are Your Pictures in Google Photos

There’s been a lot in the news lately about data privacy, including how safe are your photos when they’re stored in the cloud. So I thought I would explore the pros and cons of various free cloud photo storage options and features, starting with Google Photos. In the next few posts, I’ll cover other popular photo storage and sharing services.

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Decorating with Acrylic Prints: Mixbook Review

Mixbook Acrylic Print Review: Vibrance and Glossy Detail

If you’ve read my earlier posts on canvas and metal print wall decor, you know that I like using my own photos to create inexpensive, unique artwork for our house. One medium I had never tried before was acrylic, sometimes referred to as Lucite or plexiglass. So I decided to make my first-ever acrylic photo print with Mixbook and all I can say is if you haven’t tried acrylic before, you need to give it a shot.

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