My Town In Photographs

The roots of CaptureYour365 are in scrapbooking. That means my photography grew from a love of documenting my life and the people and places I share it with. It's not so hard to remember to turn our cameras toward the faces who we share space or the beautiful scenery that we encounter. We may not [...]
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A Lesson In Landscapes

Have you ever wondered how some people create AMAZING landscape photographs? Have you wondered what you can do to create stunning images of the landscapes you encounter? Every photo we view can teach us something. We can learn where to place things, how to look for light, how to frame subjects, and more.   Here [...]
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Behind The Lens | Marisol Morales

Each month we introduce you to a talented member from the CY365 Community. Marisol Morales (SpazioCreativo in the gallery and forum) is this month’s featured artist. Meet Marisol. What sparked your interest in photography? I always had an interest in photography. It goes beyond photos of a vacation trip, a holiday or a family gathering. I [...]
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How To Transform an Old Leaf into a Beautiful Butterfly

Nicole has an amazing eye for beauty and abstract. Here she walks you through her process for turning an old leaf into a beautiful butterfly. - Katrina I believe beauty is everywhere.  Sometimes it is quite obvious - a very fragrant red rose; the vivid colours in a sunset - other times you need to take [...]
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July CY365 Photo Challenge List | CaptureYour365

I love the long days of summer with the extra hours for playing with our photography. I love the colors that explode in my garden asking me to photography them. I love the warm days and evenings cooled with a gentle delta breeze. I love the opportunity to wear flip flops and dig my feet into [...]
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What Is RGB?

Have you ever wondered what RGB is really all about?  RGB, simply put, refers to the colors Red-Green-Blue. These three colors combine to create a variety of colors. It's referred to as an additive color model because the three added together equal many more colors! In photography, RGB refers to the colors your camera can [...]
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More Images Of Where I Stand

Do you struggle with ideas for the monthly WHERE I STAND PROMPT? Traditionally the idea is to look down and shoot your feet. There are great examples from the CY365 Gallery of that approach. Have you ever considered trying something a little different? CY365 is FILLED with creative photographers who have used a variety of approaches [...]
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A Collection of Prices, Signs, and Things For Sale

I love photographing things for sale. I love how capturing a price tag provides a comparison as our photos age. Farmer's Markets are one of my favorite spots to carry my camera. They are filled with light, color, variety, personality, and handwritten signs, my favorite! The light is almost always stunning at Farmer's Markets if vendors are [...]
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Seven Inspiring Photos Of Things That Are Written (Now With Photos)

Do you love taking photos of words that you find? I'm often compelled to pick up my camera to record signs and words. Some help provide context and direction while others give me a sense of place in time. Other words simply make me smile and sometimes cringe. I've gathered seven inspiring photos of things [...]
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How To Add Words To Your 365 Photos

Have you noticed the beautiful images in the CY365 Gallery adorned with thoughtful, inspiring quotes? It seems the Creative Team is addicted to adding words to their photos! I've gathered their best advice on fonts, techniques, and font and quote resources. Enjoy!   Where Can I Find Quotes? You can find quotes almost anywhere! Books, [...]
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