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Choose Your Camera

In case you missed the announcement Creatively Yours is going to be sponsoring a local Spokane WA Scavenger Hunt (follow the link for all the details!). We will be doing a picture scavenger hunt starting July 1st. All you need to participate in the hunt is a camera. It can be any kind of camera- a basic point and shoot, a children’s camera, or a DSLR. If you’re in the market for a new camera it is your lucky day! I have a couple recommendations for you. Basic Point and

Let’s Go Blue Jays,

LET’S GO!!!! It is time for another edition of my 10 on 10 group.  This group of photographers from 4 the Love of Focus have banded together to share 10 of our images on the 10th of each month.  The theme is entirely up to us individually.  It is simple to stretch us to document our own daily lives.  After you’re finished here you can go visit Amy Shertzer, a Los Angeles Photographer Riley just finished up his first baseball experience, t-ball with the West Plains Little League.

Gonzaga District Engagement shoot with balloons

Playing Nice with Pinterest

Although Pinterest has gotten in some hot water recently I believe that we can play nice and it make it an amazing place!  Yes, maybe I’m a little wishful, but I think we can make it work! Since I’m planning doing a special contest with all my fans and blog readers I wanted go through a few tips and etiquette for using pinterest. The first one is a biggie…. *Location, location, location When you pin something make sure you pin from the actual location.  So, if you’re on

Pinterest inspired cupcakes

Pinterest… a blessing or a curse?

I joined Pinterest just over a year ago. At the time I joined it was a fairly unknown thing. There were mainly photographers, crafters, and other artisans on there. In the last maybe 6 months it has exploded. It has become a place for all ages, types of people, and interests. I’m sure by now if you’re on pinterest you’ve seen the posts about people deleting their accounts as they are unsure of the terms of use and copyright. I’ve seen all sorts posting things about it

More than Just a Print {Part V}

It is time for the next installment of More than Just a Print!  Today’s showcased item is- The 6×12 Art Album The 6×12 Art Album is meant to be as unique as your images, from its size to be being fully customized to best display your session.  Albums are all customized for each session from your choice of having different background patterns to having a solid color background and cover.   You get your choice of cover options- different leathers and fabrics are available, or you

Glamorous in the Snow Senior pictures

Let It Snow

The other day I blogged about the G Brothers out in the snow.  Lucky for me they also brought along Gabe’s girlfriend- Mykel!  Mykel is a gorgeous girl and was willing to brave the snow and cold for me. I’ve done maternity and family pictures in the snow, but never a senior.  Lucky for me Mykel along with Gabe and Michael were willing to help me out!  Senior pictures all always so fun and unique, adding in the snow just took them over the top.  When you book your senior session with

More than Just a Print {Part IV}

It is time to continue on with our series… More than Just a Print! Today’s featured product is- The 4×8 Accordion These are mini albums.  They generally hold between 8-15 images.  I love the size, because it is easy to stick it in a purse, backpack, diaper bag, etc. to take it with you to show off your images.  The 4×8 is another custom product that I offer.  I have several different templates for you to choose from, and then I take the colors in your images to coordinate

More than Just a Print {Part III}

It is time for the next installment of More than Just a Print!  Today’s showcased item is- The 12×6 Album The 12×6 Album is meant to be as unique as your images, from its size to be being fully customized to best display your session.  Albums are all customized for each session from your choice of having different background patterns to having a solid color background and cover.   You get your choice of cover options- different leathers and fabrics are available, or you can

More than Just a Print {Part II}

It is time for the next installment of More than Just a Print!  Today’s showcased item is- The Image Portfolio The Image Portfolio is fairly new to me.  I began offering them the beginning of last summer.  Image Portfolio’s are available in many different sizes.  The one picture below is a 5×7 and features a vintage charcoal leather cover.  You get your choice of cover options- different leathers and fabrics are available, or you can have a totally customized one with a image