Shoot and Edit: Week 36 – Night Shots SOOC...

September 12, 2011
Welcome to the 36th week of Shoot and Edit: Part 1. Click HERE for all the details and upcoming prompts/themes and past tutorials. This week our theme or prompt is “Night Shots” (this is just a suggestion, you can show us any SOOC shot…much like I did this week). You have until Wednesday each week to link your SOOC shot up on Jill’s blog. On Thursday, you can link up your edits with ME after following some of my tips on how to edit your shots (or just post your edit on Thursday and you can pick up my tips for next week).While in Europe this past week, I attempted night...
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Scavenger Hunt Sunday

September 11, 2011
You might have guessed by now that I not only took a blogcation this past week, but I also took a much needed vacation…or “holiday” as those of you in Europe might say. In the interest of safety, I thought it best not to make that type of announcement on my blog…you know since it has a tendency to scream, “My house is empty…please rob me!” All that said, for the past week, my husband and I have been in London and Paris. We had an incredible time and I’ve taken tons of photos, but I think I’m ready back to get back to a normal week. Of...
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Getting Started in Self Portraiture: Guest Post by Elena...

September 09, 2011
Hey, guys! My name is Elena and just like Ashley, I am a photography addict. When Ashley emailed me about guest posting, I was in the middle of some craziness but I just couldn’t pass up the opportunity, so I said yes!So some of you might know me as the girl who does self-portrait tutorials and Selfie Saturdays, others might not have even heard about my blog, Selfie Magic. But basically in short, I am huge on self-portraiture. I’ve been doing self-portraits for as long as I’ve been doing photography, but I REALLY got into the creative side of things about 3 years ago and...
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Shoot and Edit: Week 35 – Back to School…EDIT (Keyboard Shortcuts)...

September 08, 2011
Welcome to the 35th 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 “Back to School” 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 a simple/basic or advanced Photoshop/Photoshop Elements or Lightroom tutorial. You can then try my tutorial on your own photos and link up here – linky will now open...
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