CY365 February Favorites | Roundup

Every week, the CY365 Creative Team, peruse the amazing gallery filled with your photos. They have the difficult task to pick ONLY 3 to feature as the weekly favorites. We’re rounding  them up right here for everyone to enjoy! February was FILLED with photo inspiration.   Week 6 | I Heart… Let’s start with Week 6 (Week 1 of February). This week was about all the things we...
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March CY365 Photo Challenge List | 2015

March usually means (hopefully) that Spring is near. We’ve had a very low-key winter this year. We’ve had NO snow! I try to enjoy it a little every day because I know this is not the norm. On the other hand, I’m sure there are several of you who are anxious for the snow to melt! Am I right? I hope March is a good month for you and that the prompts help you to see the good in...
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How To Create Blur On Purpose

Don’t you love a shallow depth of field? Me too, but sometimes you just can’t create what you are looking for. This photo is a perfect example of not believing everything you see! That blur? I put it there. If you are frustrated with your phone’s or your camera’s blurry backgrounds, I’ve got answer for you! In this quick video I share my favorite app for blurring...
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Creating ANOTHER Valentine’s Day Card

Happy Valentine’s Day! Today is a favorite day in our house not because of chocolate or flowers! It’s all about THE Valentine card for me! When Ian was in early kindergarten we started a tradition of featuring him on his Valentine’s Day card. We’ve added three other photographs to his collection of cards opting for a homemade monster eyeball card in kindergarten. First...
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Behind the Lens | Lee Glasby

Each month we introduce you to a talented photographer from the CY365 Community. When Lee Glasby joined the community in January, 2014, the photos of her life in Belgium immediately captured the interested of the community.   She is creative and consistent, and her photos are often recognized by the Creative Team in the Weekly Favorites, complimenting both her technique and style.   Meet...
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CY365 January Favorites | Roundup

Every week, the CY365 Creative Team, peruse the amazing gallery filled with your photos. They have the difficult task to pick ONLY 3 to feature as the weekly favorites. We’re rounding  them up right here for everyone to enjoy! January was FILLED with photo inspiration.   Week 1 Let’s start with Week 1. This week included a few days from December. An Orange – 29 Dec by LeeG...
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February CY365 Photo Challenge List | 2015

How did your  first month of 2015 go? Did you take a photo every day? I was off-prompt a few times but I managed to take pictures of my every day life. We had some fun family moments, celebratory moments, HARD moments, and routine moments. It’s made for an interesting January! Now, I’m looking forward to February! That’s one month closer to Spring for me and (hopefully) more...
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How To Edit A Snowy Exposure Gone Wrong

Snowy scenes can be hard to capture correctly! Unless you are shooting in manual, the bright white from the snow tends to trick the camera into speeding up the shutter speed, creating dark, underexposed images. On a ridiculously cold winter day, I stepped outside to photograph my husband snowplowing the drive.   I didn’t take the time to bundle up, so I quickly snapped a few shots without...
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What’s That Little Line Thingy?

  If you listen to The Digi Show you heard Steph describe learning to shoot in manual mode. Did you hear her mention that little line thingy at the bottom of her viewfinder? Yes. It has a name. And a lot of information. Let me introduce you to your Internal Light Meter! Yep. That’s it’s name. Reading light is its game. It is always on. It reads the light reflected off of your...
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