Shoot and Edit: Week 22 – Bubbles…EDIT...

June 09, 2011
Welcome to the 22nd week of Shoot and Edit: Part 2. Click HERE for all the details and upcoming prompts/themes (also including previous editing tutorials). This week’s theme or prompt was to show us one “Bubbles” SOOC shot (this was just a suggestion, you can show us any SOOC shot). Hopefully you linked up with Jill’s blog earlier this week. Each Thursday, I will take my SOOC shot and provide some basic editing tips. You can then try these tips on your own photos and link up here – linky will ...
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Edit Me!

June 08, 2011
Last week, I had so much fun editing Courtney of One Mom’s Perfect Imperfections photo for Branson’s, over at My Reflection of Something, Edit Me challenge (in case you missed it, click HERE)! Branson will announce last week’s winner on Friday so I can’t wait to see who Courtney selected as her favorite. For this week’s challenge, my friend Sarah, the Naptime Momtog is judging. I decided to use the mouse over effect (described HERE), so just “mouse over” to see her original image. I love Sarah’s composition and intent with this photo…it...
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Wandering the World with ZANDER!

June 08, 2011
This past weekend, I had the opportunity to host Zander, a sock monkey who has heart full of love for children with special needs. He is just one part of the much larger FAITH Project, founded by Amy Gomes. Click HERE to read more about the project. As a result of Amy’s inspiration, Wandering the World with Zander was created.It was through that Kayla Faye of Struttin’ My Stuff Photography launched Wandering the World with Zander. Amy’s mother, Bonnie Estell, hand-stiched Zander for the project. Kayla then gathered a group of photographers and friends from all around the...
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Thank You Giveaway – Part 3: A Bit of Whimsy...

June 08, 2011
First of all, I want to thank you all again for such a great response to my weekly giveaways as a Thank You for hitting 1500 followers and also leading up to my 29th birthday in a couple of weeks. Last week, I received 48 comments, but only one person can win one of JM PhotoArt’s photographs. Congratulations to Katelyn McKay of Capture the Moment.   Each week leading up to my birthday on June 22nd, I hope to give “something” away to one of my loyal readers. This week, Joanna from A Bit of Whimsy has offered to giveaway one personalized monogram. I actually met Joanna...
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