Capturing Beautiful Light With Janice Johnson Behind The Lens

It's February. The season of love, chocolate, and flowers. And there's a photographer in our group that if you haven't already fallen in love with her style, her gorgeous still lifes, and her ability to make the most ordinary objects just plain gorgeous, you will after this post. Her name is Janice Johnson and she [...]
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How to Do a Project 365 Without Losing Your Mind

You've done it.   You made the decision to take a photo every day for three hundred and sixty-five days.   January 1st came, and you were ready. You nailed that prompt and had it posted before you had even taken your shower.   But it's two weeks later, and the newness of it all [...]
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How To Succeed At 365 With Amy Obi Behind The Lens

It's back.   Not like acid washed jeans or or stirrup pants. But like your favorite discontinued nail polish.   Behind the Lens.   Where we highlight someone from our CY365 community who is just rockin' capturing and sharing their life every day. Each month we're going to pry into the lives of one of [...]
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How to Sabotage a Photo Session in 5 Easy Steps

None of us mean to intentionally ruin a session that we're doing for a client or even our own family. But we may doing just that without even knowing it. So you want your clients {or your family} to have an amazing time AND walk away with images they'll treasure? Then make sure you AREN'T [...]
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Putting the “Extra” into Your Ordinary | How To Capture Everyday Photographs

When I first began my journey into photography three years ago, I was all about the posed portrait. A still, planned subject is a great way to practice your skills. But while a nice framed posed portrait with beautiful light looks great on the wall, that’s not where life happens. Life happens at the arrival [...]
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