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How to "blur" the background of your photo...

Blurring the backgrounds in a photo using Av (canon)/ A (nikon) mode on your camera. Nice example of difference between and but be careful when using this tip to shoot more than one person.

Canon & Nikon shooting modes explained

Nikon's new, speedy premium compact DL-series cameras shoot 4K video

Great ideas for DIY photo studio setups in your home!! Get better pictures of your kids everyday and document their growing moments with great shots this way!!

how to set up a DIY home photo studio

These are great, with links to purchase backdrops. how to set up a DIY photo studio in your own home - including 10 different easy photography backdrop options!

instead of wasting money on so-so pics from the school photographer, learn to take GREAT portraits in your own home for free. from itsalwaysautumn.com #photography

the secret to a better portrait {how to take school photos at home

Learn the secret to taking great photos of your own kids at home save money on yearly portraits! Great explanation of where to stand in relation to the window, etc., for the best photo.

Working with layers is easy but you have to know your end result before you start mixing channels and curves to create great lighting effects. It's a fine line between artistic photography and great image manipulations and an over blown theatrical mess.

photoshop tutorials by night-fate on deviantART

Jenerally InformedGuest Post: Making Photos Pop With Picmonkey - Jenerally Informed

Just a Touch of Crazy: How to add a splash of color to black and white photos using PicMonkey