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Easy Christmas setups for no-stress family photos
Applying creative edits to family photos in LuminarAI
Enhancing family photography workflow using LuminarAI and Lightroom
Three easy ideas for family photos this fall
Build your family photography portfolio, fast
The pros and cons of running multiple photography brands
Adding drama to family action shots with Aurora HDR
I gave away too many photoshoots last year
Family photos with tweens: Photographing kids who are too cool for school
Tutorial: Using a Remote to Keep the Crying at Bay

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I gave away too many photoshoots last year

Last year, I was pregnant, and gave birth to my second son in December. At the start of 2019, I started attending community markets with a stall for my family photography business, The Bubble & Lace Photographic Company. I set

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Join Photofocus for two great webinars this week!

This week, we’re bringing you two great webinars, as a part of the Photofocus Community! If you haven’t joined us yet, be sure to click over and start sharing your favorite photos, interact with other photographers and check out some

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These photos are controversial? Give me a break …

By now you have probably read about the that’s-not-the-cover-photo-we-agreed-on uproar on Photofocus, social media, on TV and on newspaper websites. Read The New York Times critic’s notebook. This is such a non-story that I am having a difficult time believing

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Dreaming of California in retro pastel hues

Nostalgia is a major creative driver and source of inspiration for many photographers, especially today. As travel restrictions due to the pandemic continue, many of us are compelled to look back at some of our most memorable and scenic travels.

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Long exposure tricks: Use a low camera angle

While there has yet to be a true “dump” of snow in West Michigan, I went back and looked at some older photos recently, pulling up this photograph from Fallasburg Bridge in Lowell, MI. Utilizing a NiSi 10-stop neutral density

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11 tips to take better portraits, part one

Portrait photography is getting more and more popular professionally, with photographers using high-tech gear such as DSLR and mirrorless cameras to achieve stunning results. But even the ordinary person can use their smartphone or an entry-level camera to create portraits

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